Avago Technologies Premieres New 30-Gbps 28-nm ASIC Embedded SerDes Using LeCroy WaveMaster 8 Zi-A Oscilloscope at DesignCon 2011
CHESTNUT RIDGE, N.Y. and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — LeCroy Corporation (Nasdaq: LCRY) announced today that Avago Technologies will use LeCroy’s WaveMaster 8 Zi-A Oscilloscope to demonstrate 30-Gbps performance with its new Serializer/Deserializer (SerDes) core in 28-nm process technology. The demonstration will take place in the LeCroy booth (#307) at the DesignCon 2011 exhibition in the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California from February 1-2.
“LeCroy is honored that Avago chose its WaveMaster 8 Zi-A to provide the record-breaking bandwidth and signal fidelity needed to support their new high speed technologies,” said President and Chief Executive Officer Tom Reslewic. “We’re pleased to offer DesignCon attendees the opportunity to preview the real-world application of LeCroy and Avago technologies and discuss their own needs with experts from both companies.”
LeCroy’s new line of WaveMaster 8 Zi-A oscilloscopes provide up to 45 GHz of bandwidth and 120 GS/s of sample rate – the world’s highest bandwidth and fastest sample rate real-time oscilloscope – combined with 768 Megapoints of analysis memory. The model that Avago is using for the DesignCon demonstration provides 20 GHz bandwidth on four channels, currently the highest performance and signal fidelity available on four measurement channels.
About Avago Technologies
Avago Technologies is a leading supplier of analog interface components for communications, industrial and consumer applications. By leveraging its core competencies in III-V compound and silicon semiconductor design and processing, the company provides an extensive range of analog, mixed signal and optoelectronics components and subsystems to approximately 40,000 end customers. Backed by strong customer service support, the company’s products serve four diverse end markets: wireless communications, wired infrastructure, industrial and automotive electronics, and consumer and computing peripherals. Avago has a global employee presence and heritage of technical innovation dating back nearly 50 years to its Hewlett-Packard roots. Information about Avago is available on the Web at www.avagotech.com.
About LeCroy Corporation
LeCroy Corporation is a worldwide leader in serial data test solutions, creating advanced instruments that drive product innovation by quickly measuring, analyzing and verifying complex electronic signals. The Company offers high-performance oscilloscopes, serial data analyzers and global communications protocol test solutions used by design engineers in the computer, semiconductor and consumer electronics, data storage, automotive and industrial, and military and aerospace markets. LeCroy’s 45-year heritage of technical innovation is the foundation for its recognized leadership in “WaveShape Analysis” – capturing, viewing and measuring the high-speed signals that drive today’s information and communications technologies. LeCroy is headquartered in Chestnut Ridge, New York. Company information is available at http://www.lecroy.com.
Contact: Sean O'Connor Chief Financial Officer LeCroy Corporation Tel: 845-425-2000
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