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2008-08-19 12:00:26

ASSET(R) InterTech (www.asset-intertech.com) today announced that it has reached an agreement under which ScanWorks, the company's platform for open embedded instrumentation tools, will support Avago Technologies' embedded instrumentation technology for select applications-specific integrated circuits (ASICs). ASSET is the leading supplier of open tools for embedded instrumentation. Avago's Intel(R) Quick Path Interconnect (QPI) SerDes (serializer/deserializer) core is compliant with...

2008-08-11 09:00:52

Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (Pink Sheets: VTSS), a leader in advanced ICs for Carrier and Enterprise Ethernet networks, announced today the VSC3441, the industry's first, multi-protocol, 6.375 Gigabit per second (Gbps) multi-rate Serialization/De-serialization (SerDes) transceiver device. As the most advanced, high-speed SerDes solution available today, Vitesse's VSC3441 device is well suited for next-generation backplanes and communication equipment running multiple protocols,...

2008-08-04 12:00:33

SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif., August 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Multigig Inc., today announced the industry's first clock synthesizer ICs to break the 100 femtosecond jitter barrier. These ICs, part of the Multigig QuietClock(TM) family, provide a three times (3x) performance improvement over existing competitive solutions. Simplifying component selection and lowering system cost, the QuietClock family includes 25 sole source and second source clock synthesizer products with single-ended and differential...

2004-11-30 09:00:13

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Semiconductor Corporation today introduced a multi-gigabit analog equalizer that extends the reach of high-speed switch, router, storage area network (SAN) and server backplanes. The EQ50F100 offers best-in-class signal integrity and 8 kilovolts of ESD (electrostatic discharge), providing manufacturers with the greatest backplane protection in the industry. Jointly developed with analog signal processing pioneer Quellan...

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