[CNMO news] on August 15, British media eveningstandard reported that NVIDIA has entered into exclusive negotiation period with arm, and is expected to complete the acquisition of arm by the end of this summer. < / P > < p > NVIDIA will purchase arm at a price of 40 billion pounds, which is higher than the 26 billion pounds put forward by arm in that year, and the price offered by NVIDIA can alleviate the financial difficulties of Softbank to a certain extent. Although arm is currently owned by Softbank, the company is still headquartered in Cambridge, UK, so the acquisition may trigger action in the UK. < / P > < p > British MPs urged that the government should intervene in the negotiations between arm and NVIDIA to ensure that job creation continues in the UK and that the headquarters remain in Cambridge. In addition, Daniel zeckner, a Cambridge Labour MP, said the government should ensure that these Provisions are still enforced in the event of a sale. < / P > < p > in addition, arm customers may also start looking for alternatives. No matter how arm can guarantee its neutrality at that time, the advantages of arm as the only “non US mainstream computing platform” will disappear after the acquisition of arm by American companies. Therefore, old arm customers may turn to risc-v such an open source instruction set architecture.