ABOUT

ASCENIUM INC

 

Ascenium is a lean team that has invested years in creating its breakthrough computing technology.  Ascenium Inc is headquartered in downtown Campbell California, and has offices in Stavanger and Oslo Norway.

Ascenium's Approach
Aptos is both a disruptive processor architecture as well as a revolutionary LLVM backend that better exploits the parallelism in standard high level languages . The Aptos architecture continuously physically evolves in space and time under software control to optimally implement the functional intent of the user's program.

 

For more information, email us at  info@ascenium.com

PRINCIPALS

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PRESIDENT / CEO

PETE FOLEY

Pete is an experienced silicon valley entrepreneur, founder, and CEO – with a passion for innovative processor architectures that address large market opportunities. He previously was founder/CEO of Wave Computing and founder/CEO of nBand Communications.

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VP OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERING

Øyvind Harboe

Øyvind brings his engineering management expertise and leadership to the Ascenium team.  In addition to broad software and hardware experience, he has  extensive microprocessor toolchain development experience including GCC backends.

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VP OF HARDWARE ENGINEERING

ALLEN SANSANO

Allen previously led hardware engineering at Wave Computing developing a high performance AI training accelerator chip.  Prior to Wave he was Director of ASIC Engineering at Audience, which developed audio enhancement chips used by Apple.

SVP MARKETING & BUSINESS DEV

SUNIL KAR

Sunil is an industry veteran who has previously been with  RMI, Netlogic, Xilinx (where he as VP of the Wireless Business unit), and IDT (where he was GM of Interconnect Solutions).   Sunil brings strong market knowledge and partnering skills to the team.