Server solutions for hyperscale data centres
A reference design that supports the burgeoning workloads of the hyperscale data centre; Integrated Device Technology (IDT) announces its collaboration with Cavium. The IDT DDR4 memory interface solutions are incorporated into the reference design, which is built on Cavium's ThunderX family of workload-optimized 64-bit ARMv8-based processors.
Digital variable gain amplifier targets RF base stations
Integrated Device Technology has introduced a digital Variable Gain Amplifier (VGA) for RF base stations featuring its new KLIN constant linearity technology. With the KLIN innovation, the IDT F1455 family of high-gain, high-linearity transmitter VGAs maintains a high 38dBm output third order intercept point for the first 12dB of gain control range, providing greater dynamic range for the system.
50Ω SPDT switches operate from 50 to 8000MHz
Integrated Device Technology has introduced two high-isolation, low-loss, high linearity broadband RF switches for a wide variety of applications. Operating at 50 to 8000MHz, the F2932 and F2933 are silicon-based, low-distortion 50Ω SPDT switches. With industry-standard 4x4mm 16-pin QFN packages and drop-in compatible footprints and control, the devices are suited for communications and public safety systems, radar and general purpose switc...
Synthesiser delivers unparallelled frequency flexibility
Enabling system designers to pre-configure the settings of the device, programme them in the system or a combination of both, Integrated Device Technology has introduced a uniquely flexible frequency synthesiser. The 8T49N1012 FemtoClock NG synthesiser delivers a single-chip solution that aids design engineers in resolving complex timing requirements while hitting important performance parameters.
Kit makes designing wireless charging easy & affordable
Integrated Device Technology has introduced a wireless power reference kit that helps make integrating wireless charging into compact electronics easy and affordable. The IDT Qi-based transmitter and receiver reference kit targets designs requiring 3W or less, such as smartwatches, headphones, health and fitness trackers and portable medical devices.
Huawei selects IDT RapidIO technology for video platform
Integrated Device Technology has announced that electronics giant Huawei has selected IDT’s RapidIO technology to help deliver superior video quality for its video platform. Huawei chose IDT RapidIO for its potent blend of ultra-low latency and scalability, which enable top-shelf high-definition video solutions.
IDT to present latest sensing technology at SENSOR+TEST 2016
Integrated Device Technology have announced that it will exhibit its advanced sensing technology next month at SENSOR+TEST 2016 in Nurnberg, Germany. The company will showcase leading sensing products developed by ZMDI, a German company it acquired in December. The event, which runs May 10-12th, takes place at the Nurnberg Exhibition Centre and IDT will be at booth 5-217.
Memory interface devices qualified for DDR4 enterprise DIMMs
IDT announced that its 4RCD0124K register, 4DB0226KA3 data buffer and TSE2004 temperature sensor components are fully qualified by memory eco-system leaders, including Intel, Dell and Micron, for DIMM applications on Intel Xeon processor E5-2600 v4 product family-based server and storage systems.
Dual-phase digital power controller features good transient response
IDT has strengthened its offerings of power management products with the introduction of a high-performance dual-phase digital power controller that can help customers optimise, monitor and control high-power supply systems. The second-generation ZSPM1363 digital PWM (pulse-width modulation) controller delivers high performance and excellent transient response, making it suitable for addressing the growing demands in the telecommunications, serve...
Ultra-wide bandwidth RF mixers offer unparalleled flexibility
Integrated Device Technology has introduced its VersaMixer family of ultra-wide bandwidth RF mixers, offering unparalleled flexibility through a combination of features suitable for today’s advanced RF-based communications systems. Delivering IDT’s hallmark high linearity, the VersaMixer F1192 and F1792 devices are designed for any radio system requiring high performance and low power operating between 400MHz and 3800MHz.
Winners of Wireless Power Contest announced
Integrated Device Technology and Digi-Key Electronics have announced the winners of their contest seeking innovative uses of IDT’s wireless power kits, with top honours going to the developer of a wirelessly charged coffee maker. Er Bharath Ram, of Chennai, India, won first prize for his ‘On the Go Coffee Maker’ and will be rewarded with a Samsung Galaxy Note5 and Samsung Gear S2, each featuring IDT wireless charging semiconduct...
Wireless charging for the Galaxy S7
Samsung’s newest feature rich smartphone, the Galaxy S7, will benefit from wireless charging thanks to a collaboration with Integrated Device Technology (IDT). IDT technology includes all of the hardware and software needed to enable mobile devices to be charged without a wired connection.
Partnership to develop 100ns latency switch appliance portfolio
Integrated Device Technology has teamed with Prodrive Technologies to develop a portfolio of RapidIO-enabled switch appliances, delivering the ultra-low latency, high bandwidth and energy efficiency needed for the development of a variety of wireless and data centre applications. Featuring 100ns switch latency, the appliances are suited for designs in 5G, C-RAN, mobile edge computing, high-performance computing, data analytics and financial tradi...
DSAs support increased broadband and CATV data rates
Expanding its RF portfolio, Integrated Device Technology has announced a family of DSAs (Digital Step Attenuators) optimised for the demanding requirements of the broadband and CATV markets. The ultra-high-linearity F1975 and F1977 feature IDT’s industry-first Glitch-Free technology for enhanced performance.
Collaboration to enable network-connected autonomous vehicles
Integrated Device Technology (IDT) have announced the launch of what is planned to be a multi-year collaboration with 5G Lab Germany on research related to 5G tactile networks, including the application of IDT technology to enable network-connected autonomous vehicles.
Tri-mode receiver supports magnetic resonance
Integrated Device Technology (IDT) has introduced 'tri-mode' wireless power receiver devices that enable AirFuel Alliance magnetic resonance and induction charging systems, as well as the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) magnetic induction Qi technology presently deployed in many leading smartphone models.
Switches deliver ultra-low latency & high bandwidth for 5G
IDT's next-gen RapidIO switches deliver the ultra-low latency, high bandwidth and superior energy efficiency needed for the development of 4G LTE-A and 5G wireless infrastructure systems. The RXS switch family delivers greater than twice the performance of IDT’s previous-gen switches and are also suited for applications with intensive bandwidth and low latency requirements such as mobile edge computing, high-performance computing and data a...
Wireless power & sensor technology integrated for flexible devices
IDT has announced that it is integrating its industry-leading wireless power products with recently acquired signal conditioning technology from its ZMDI acquisition to develop new families of highly programmable semiconductors. The devices will target several key applications, including wearables, home-automation, industrial, instrumentation and medical products.
Finalists selected for novel wireless power contest
IDT has announced that 30 finalists have been selected from 119 entries in a contest to develop a novel application for IDT’s wireless power reference kits. Introduced in August for the mass market, the 5W kits provide proven wireless power technology in a format that can easily be integrated into designs, enabling developers not familiar with the intricacies of wireless power to incorporate the capabilities into a broad range of products.
Sensor signal conditioner integrates 26-bit DSP
Designed for consumer barometric pressure and thermopile sensors, Integrated Device Technology has introduced an energy-efficient 24-bit Sensor Signal Conditioner (SSC) IC. The ZSSC3224, which integrates a 26-bit DSP for linearisation and calibration functions, is optimised for high-resolution consumer, industrial, white goods, medical and mobile applications.