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Intel® Pathfinder for RISC-V* supports Bare Metal, FreeRTOS, Zephyr OS and Yocto Linux

Intel® Pathfinder for RISC-V* is scalable from individual users in academia and research, all the way to large-scale commercial projects. The table below summarizes the feature sets available currently, with new and exciting features being added on an ongoing basis.

Starter Edition
(Individual User)
Professional Edition
(Commercial Developer)
IDE
Eclipse
Eclipse
Virtual Simulators
QEMU
QEMU, Imperas
Toolchains
GNU, LLVM
GNU, LLVM & Codeplay SYCL
Operating Systems
Yocto Linux, Zephyr OS (preview), FreeRTOS, Bare Metal
Yocto Linux, Zephyr OS (preview), FreeRTOS, Bare Metal
RISC-V IP
Chips Alliance Rocket (Yocto Linux), NeoRV (FreeRTOS & Zephyr OS)
Cores from Andes, Codasip, Fraunhofer, MIPS, OpenHW Group & SiFive
Complementary IP
N/A
Cadence AI/Vision DSP, Crypto Quantique Root of Trust
FPGA Boards
Terasic Developer Kit for Intel® Pathfinder for RISC-V*
Stratix 10 GX based DK-DEV-1SGX-L-A board, Remote Access to Siemens VPS
Extended Capabilities
N/A
AWS, Check Point, Crypto Quantique, IOTech, SOC.One, STMicro
IDE
All Users:
Eclipse
Virtual Simulators
Starter Edition (Individual User):
QEMU
Professional Edition (Commercial Developer):
QEMU, Imperas
Toolchains
Starter Edition (Individual User):
GNU, LLVM
Professional Edition (Commercial Developer):
GNU, LLVM & Codeplay SYCL
Operating Systems
All Users:
Yocto Linux, Zephyr OS (preview), FreeRTOS, Bare Metal
RISC-V IP
Starter Edition (Individual User):
Chips Alliance Rocket (Yocto Linux), NeoRV (FreeRTOS & Zephyr OS)
Professional Edition (Commercial Developer):
Cores from Andes, Codasip, Fraunhofer, MIPS, OpenHW Group & SiFive
Complementary IP
Professional Edition (Commercial Developer):
Cadence AI/Vision DSP, Crypto Quantique Root of Trust
FPGA Boards
Starter Edition (Individual User):
Terasic Developer Kit for Intel® Pathfinder for RISC-V*
Professional Edition (Commercial Developer):
Stratix 10 GX based DK-DEV-1SGX-L-A board, Remote Access to Siemens VPS
Extended Capabilities
Professional Edition (Commercial Developer):
AWS, Check Point, Crypto Quantique, IOTech, SOC.One, STMicro

Getting Started

Getting started with Intel® Pathfinder for RISC-V* is easy, just go through the following steps:

Individual users will get access to the Starter Edition, while commercial developers can use the Starter Edition as a temporary measure while they work with an Intel rep to determine if the Professional Edition will meet their needs.
Linux HostWindows Host
QEMU
Bare Metal
RTOS
Yocto LinuxN/A
Sample Apps
Use third-party enabled community forum to get help with the Starter Edition (see resources page). This forum provides an opportunity for developers to engage with and learn from one another and is the primary support mechanism for the Starter Edition. For the Professional Edition, Intel will directly support customers on a 1x1 basis.

Optional for advanced users, test your code on a supported FPGA development board

Developing for Commercial Use?

When Intel® Pathfinder for RISC-V* is used for commercial purposes, we can also propose an exciting array of options to our customers for how they can deploy their silicon designs:

Intel FPGA

Intel eASIC™

Intel Foundry Services