Edge Cortix is a Singapore-based startup that provides ultra-powerful, low-latency AI inference hardware IP and software stack for edge devices. Its key customers are automotive semiconductors, industrial equipment manufacturers, and cloud servers. Their development team, including the CEO, is in Japan, while the sales force is located in Japan and the US. The market for Edge AI chips is expected to be worth USD 5 billion by 2025, and the demand for Edge AI software is expected to be worth USD 1.8 billion by 2026. 2-5x performance can be achieved on FPGAs by using the MERA compiler, and 15-20x performance can be achieved on ASICs by combining proprietary architectures. For FPGA, 2-5x performance can be achieved by using MERA compiler.