MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 14, 2019 — CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of signal processing platforms and artificial intelligence processors for smarter, connected devices, is celebrating a significant milestone of 10 billion CEVA-powered devices shipped, with Gideon Wertheizer, CEO and members of the leadership team ringing the Nasdaq Opening Bell on Monday 14th January. The bell ringing ceremony also coincides with the company’s first Investor and Analyst Day, which takes place following the opening bell, at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York.
“On behalf of the CEVA Board of Directors and leadership team, I am extremely proud of reaching this monumental milestone of having helped our customers ship more than 10 billion devices incorporating CEVA IP,” said Gideon Wertheizer, CEO of CEVA. “Having started out as a small business unit spinout from a semiconductor company, to becoming a global leader in technology IP for 5G, AI, computer vision, sound and connectivity, it has truly been a remarkable journey. Each and every one of our employees over the years has contributed to this achievement and we are appreciative of the hard work and dedication they all have put in at CEVA. We are excited to celebrate today by ringing the Nasdaq Opening Bell and look forward to seeing how the next 10 billion CEVA-powered devices will help shape the increasingly smart and connected world.”
Of the 10 billion CEVA-powered devices shipped, many have been from the world’s leading smartphone, consumer, electronic and IoT brands, including Alibaba, Amazon, Apple, Canon, China Mobile, Dell, DJI, Fujifilm, Google, GoPro, Hikvision, HP, Huawei, JD.com, LG, Logitech, Meizu, Microsoft, Nest, Nikon, Nokia, Panasonic, Reliance Jio, Samsung, Siemens, Sony, TomTom, Toshiba, Xiaomi, Vivo and ZTE.
From the early days of DSP processing in 2G handsets, DVD players, hard disk drives and audio players, CEVA’s broad