Intel has acquired NetSpeed, an American maker of tools for automating the design of system-on-a-chips. The San Jose company will be part of Intel’s Silicon Engineering Group.
NetSpeed’s network-on-chip technology works automatically and is scalable. Intel makes the acquired company part of its Silicon Engineering Group, the division led by Jim Keller, the chip architect who previously worked for Tesla and AMD, among others. Financial details of the acquisition are not made known by Intel .