Custom processors

Purpose-built microprocessor solutions

Built on the open, scalable Power Architecture base that drives IBM Watson and that has powered generations of top-performing supercomputers, IBM custom processor solutions harness advanced technology designed to deliver exceptional performance in applications spanning home entertainment gear to networking and storage equipment.

Custom processor solutions from IBM offer application-optimized power, performance and processing capabilities. Backed by deep semiconductor design and technology expertise from IBM, the processors exploit the performance and power advantages of silicon-on-insulator (SOI) process technology. You will find IBM Power Architecture SOI-based microprocessor solutions already deployed across a range of products, from video game consoles to high-performance IBM systems.

High performance. Power efficient. Open architecture. Purpose built.

With more two decades of leadership in advanced microprocessor design, IBM also offers a full range of design and manufacturing services. Choose from single or multi-threaded microprocessor architectures targeted for manufacture in multiple technology nodes.

IBM Power Architecture offerings are complemented by solutions from industry-leading suppliers.

Rethink your expectations about microprocessor solutions. Differentiate your silicon. Work with IBM to develop a custom processor solution optimized to fit your design targets, your application requirements and your development and delivery schedule.

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