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(COTS) Ethernet PHY transceiver purposed for mil/aero
The VSC8540/41 Gigabit Ethernet PHY RMII / RGMII Transceiver from Microchip Technology is a Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS)-based device that has been upgraded for avionics and military applications.
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Low-inductance AgileSwitch SiC power module for inverter designers
Microchip Technology has announced its AgileSwitch digital programmable gate driver and SP6LI SiC power module kit, a unified system solution to help designers quickly and effectively adopt disruptive Silicon Carbide (SiC) power devices – reducing time to market and ensuring confidence in field deployment.
Microchip high-density EEPROM 25CSM04 for portable products
Microchip has announced its new, highest-density EEPROM 25CSM04. Portable consumer and medical devices including fitness trackers, hearing aids and glucose monitors as well as industrial, automotive and other systems often use customer-specific data sets to optimise the consumer experience.
Microchip high-speed CoaXPress 2.0 devices that speed machine vision image capture
Until the 12.5Gbps CoaXPress 2.0 interface standard was ratified last year, machine-vision image-capture solutions had replaced conveyor belts as the primary roadblock to achieving faster production-line throughput.
LAN8770 Ethernet PHY for ultra-low sleep current
Microchip Technology has announced the LAN8770, an OPEN Alliance TC10 sleep standard Ethernet physical layer transceiver (PHY) with a low sleep current of less than 15µA. A ubiquitous Ethernet architecture simplifies the design, configuration, and control of many different applications.
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Microchip releases major update to BlueSky GNSS Firewall
Critical infrastructure systems including power utilities, financial services, mobile networks and transportation rely on Global Positioning System (GPS)-delivered timing to ensure ongoing operations. Microchip Technology has announced the release of a major software update for its BlueSky GNSS Firewall product, providing a higher level of resiliency against GPS vulnerabilities for systems dependent on GPS signal reception.
Small MXT288UD-AM maXTouch controllers for smart surfaces
To help enhance and ease today’s driving experience, automotive manufacturers are implementing additional touch displays beyond the centre infotainment display (CID). Supporting the application of these secondary displays with advanced features, Microchip Technology has announced the extension of its maXTouch portfolio with the new MXT288UD touch controller family, a small automotive grade packaged touch screen controllers.
Software and neural network IP for smart embedded vision
You don't need to be an FPGA expert to port your trained convolutional neural network into polar phi FPGAs, that's because Microchip's call vector blocks neural network IP and vector blocks accelerator software development kit includes Python and C++ based tool flows for each based inferencing with the Pola fire FPGAs that consume up to 50% lower power over mid-range alternatives.
Microchip expands adaptec SmartRAID product portfolio
To support cloud, enterprise and workstation customers that require the robustness and performance of hardware RAID at an entry-level cost point, Microchip has announced the Adaptec SmartRAID 3100E RAID adapters which are designed to provide reliable hardware RAID protection for customer data in cost-sensitive end applications.
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Microchip launches MDA3KP transient voltage suppressor
Microchip Technology has announced its newly-expanded portfolio of Transient Voltage Suppressor (TVS) vertical arrays – the MDA3KP Transient Voltage Suppressor (TVS), a 3kW diode family of more than 25 products with different screening levels, polarities and qualification standards.
UK operation focused on ultra-low-power computing
Microchip Technology has changed the name of its ultra-low-power computing and memory operation in Caldicot, Wales, from Microsemi Semiconductor to Microchip Technology Caldicot.
Microchip PAX advanced fabric Gen 4 PCIe switches
To support cloud, data centre and hyperscale computing that facilitates advancements in AI and Machine Learning, Microchip Technology has released to production its Switchtec PAX Advanced Fabric Gen 4 PCIe switch family, enabling complex fabric topologies with greater scalability, lower latency, and higher performance than traditional Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCIe) switches.
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Neural network IP for FPGA smart embedded vision
It has been announced that through its Smart Embedded Vision initiative, Microchip Technology is meeting the growing need for power-efficient inferencing in edge applications by making it easier for software developers to implement their algorithms in PolarFire field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs). One way the company is achieving this is via a Neural network IP for FPGAs.
Phase Noise Analyzer for oscillator characterisation
To help research and manufacturing engineers make precise and accurate measurement of frequency signals, including those generated by atomic clocks and other high-performance frequency reference modules and subsystems, Microchip Technology has announced the availability of the new 53100A Phase Noise Analyzer, a next-generation phase noise test instrument.
Functional safety ready AVR DA MCUs from Microchip
Microchip Technology has announced its next generation AVR DA MCUs – its first Functional Safety Ready AVR MCU family with Peripheral Touch Controller (PTC).
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