Broadcom's semiconductors are used in data centers, networking gear, broadband and wireless devices as well as industrial.
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The 5nm process Ampere chips will debut in 2022 with a follow up in 2023.
According to IBM, the 2nm processors will be able to accelerate applications in artificial intelligence, edge computing, autonomous system as well as other areas.
Nvidia has seen gaming GPU shortages because the processors were being used to mine cryptocurrency. Now Nvidia is giving miners what they want with Nvidia CMP.
As education devices go Chromebook, laptop makers are diversifying the processors powering laptops.
Intel has had its stumbles of late and Gelsinger would have to fix manufacturing issues and fend off competition from AMD, Nvidia and the Arm ecosystem.
Sure, gaming demand is making it hard to procure new GPUs from Nvidia and AMD, but the launches coincide with a surge in Bitcoin. Cryptomining may be about to pick up again.
Under Monday's reorg, Dr. Ann Kelleher will lead technology development.
Intel's launch comes as the company is in a dogfight with AMD, which has been upping its innovation cadence and powering more systems.
Broadcom is getting clubbed with export restrictions and geopolitical issues as its second quarter sales fell short of expectations.