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Cost-effective, eight-port switch supports PoE standard

Cost-effective, eight-port switch supports PoE standard
A cost-effective eight-port Power over Ethernet (PoE) switch which provides guaranteed power of 60W per port for all eight ports simultaneously has been announced by Microchip Technology, via its Microsemi subsidiary. Suitable for digital ceiling installations, the IEEE 802.3bt-compliant PDS-408G PoE switch runs noise-free with a fanless design.
21st May 2019

Shipment of 25 billionth MCU coincides with Microchip’s 30th anniversary

Shipment of 25 billionth MCU coincides with Microchip’s 30th anniversary
Microcontroller units (MCUs) continue to bring functional flexibility to ever-changing application requirements, and today’s top suppliers within the industrial, automotive and consumer markets consistently leverage the technology’s low power and high performance capabilities for a wide variety of applications. As the number one developer of 8-bit MCUs and a top five developer of other MCU products, Microchip Technology dominates the space - delivering its 25 billionth MCU alongside its 30th anniversary.
20th May 2019

Enhanced TimeProvider 4100 family adds 10 Gigabit Ethernet support

Enhanced TimeProvider 4100 family adds 10 Gigabit Ethernet support
Microchip has announced via its Microsemi subsidiary, additions to its Precision Time Protocol (PTP) PackeTime portfolio, including the TimeProvider 4100 Release 2.0. The additions provide solutions to one of the biggest 5G network deployment challenges of synchronising higher volumes of more densely packed base stations. Another challenge is keeping services operating through Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) lapses due to vulnerabilities such as jamming, spoofing or loss of signal.
17th May 2019


Power management and monitoring solutions

Microchip's power management solutions include DC-DC controllers and regulators, MOSFETs and MOSFET drivers, voltage supervisors and references and power modules that enable you to increase power density, extend battery life and provide high performance in the most demanding applications.
10th May 2019

Win an AVR-IoT WG Development Board from Microchip

Win an AVR-IoT WG Development Board from Microchip
  Microchip are giving the Electronic Specifier readers the chance to win an AVR-IoT WG Development Board (AC164160) and make it easy to deploy IoT devices to Google Cloud IoT Core’s artificial intelligence and machine learning infrastructure.
16th April 2019

Create a higher resolution servo driver on a PIC microcontroller

Have you ever realised that you need higher PWM resolution for your application but don't want to purchase a new part?
16th April 2019

Migrating from 8-bit to 16-bit micros and digital signal controllers

Microchip Technology provides an extensive product portfolio of 8, 16 and 32-bit microcontrollers and digital signal controllers to help our customers select the device which best suits the needs of their application.
15th April 2019

High-speed, analogue-to-digital conversion in harsh environments

High-speed, analogue-to-digital conversion in harsh environments
Twelve new Successive Approximation Register (SAR) Analogue-to-Digital Converters (ADCs), together with a companion differential amplifier designed specifically for the new portfolio of SAR ADCs have been announced by Microchip. Designed to operate in high temperatures and high electromagnetic environments, the MCP331x1(D)-xx family includes one million samples per second (Msps).
1st April 2019

Unified software development framework for SAM MCUs

Unified software development framework for SAM MCUs
A unified software framework has been introduced by Microchip with the release of MPLAB Harmony version 3.0 (v3), extending support for SAM MCUs. The powerful development environment is progressively adding support across Microchip’s entire portfolio of 32-bit PIC and SAM MCUs, giving developers more options to meet different end application requirements.
25th March 2019

Win a SAM R34 Xplained Pro LoRaWAN Evaluation Kit

Win a SAM R34 Xplained Pro LoRaWAN Evaluation Kit
Microchip is giving the Electronic Specifier readers the chance to win a SAM R34 Xplained Pro Evaluation Kit for LoRaWAN development (ATSAMR34-XPRO). Microchip's SAM R34 Xplained Pro Evaluation Kit is a hardware platform used to evaluate the ATSAMR34 low power LoRa Sub-GHz SiP, designed to enable long range wireless connectivity while extending system battery life.
25th March 2019

FPGA-based solution enables low power 4K video

FPGA-based solution enables low power 4K video
The imaging and video solution, PolarFire FPGA, has been announced by Microchip to address the challenges of developing complex computer algorithms which enable systems to capture and display information and high-resolution images. The PolarFire FPGA imaging and video solution delivers capabilities superior to alternative technologies to support resolution as high as 4K in small, low-power form factors necessary for a wide variety of imaging and video applications.
12th March 2019

Develop low-power wireless sensor nodes with small sub-GHz module

Develop low-power wireless sensor nodes with small sub-GHz module
It has been announced that Microchip has developed what they believe to be the industry’s smallest IEEE 802.15.4-compliant module that combines an ultra-low-power microcontroller (MCU) with a sub-GHz radio, accelerating time to market and providing long-lasting battery life in wireless-networked sensors.
6th March 2019

Win a Microchip MPLAB PICkit 4 In-Cirucit Debugger

Win a Microchip MPLAB PICkit 4 In-Cirucit Debugger
In partnership with Microchip, we are offering you the chance to win a Microchip MPLAB PICkit 4 In-Circuit Debugger (PG164140). The MPLAB PICkit 4 In-Circuit Debugger allows fast and easy debugging and programming of PIC and dsPIC flash microcontrollers, using the powerful graphical user interface of MPLAB X Integrated Development Environment (IDE). The MPLAB PICkit 4 programmes faster than its predecessor with a 32-bit 300MHz SAME70 MCU and comes ready to support PIC and dsPIC MCU devices.
1st March 2019

Connect PIC MCU applications to the cloud

Connect PIC MCU applications to the cloud
From coffee makers to thermostats to irrigation systems, PIC microcontrollers (MCU) are at the heart of millions of embedded applications. As developers migrate next-generation PIC MCU-based applications to the cloud, they currently must overcome complexities associated with communications protocols, security and hardware compatibility.
26th February 2019

embedded world: MCU and sub-GHz radio on IEEE 802.15.4 module

embedded world: MCU and sub-GHz radio on IEEE 802.15.4 module
An IEEE 802.15.4-compliant module that combines an ultra-low-power microcontroller (MCU) with a sub-GHz radio was unveiled this morning (February 26) at embedded world in Nuremberg. It accelerates time to market and provides long-lasting battery life in wireless-networked sensors.
26th February 2019

Ethernet bridges using low-power sub-states enable power savings

Ethernet bridges using low-power sub-states enable power savings
A new Ethernet bridge which provides new options for embedded and automotive platform designers who are seeking Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCIe) 3.1 Low-Power Sub-State (LPSS) L1.1 and L1.2 for power savings has been introduced by Microchip with the LAN7430/1.
12th February 2019

SoC design suite boosts FPGA designer productivity

SoC design suite boosts FPGA designer productivity
As each new generation of devices scale, Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) designs are increasing in complexity and resource utilisation, making designer productivity essential to accelerating time to market. Microchip Technology, via its Microsemi Corporation subsidiary, has announced the release of Libero SoC version 12.0.
31st January 2019

Development kit for AVS supports far-field voice interaction

Development kit for AVS supports far-field voice interaction
It has been announced by Microchip, via its Microsemi Corporation subsidiary, that its AcuEdge ZLK38AVS Development Kit for Amazon Alexa Voice Service (AVS) has introduced far-field voice pickup and the flexibility to build devices with multiple mic array configurations. The solution reduces BOM costs while addressing the requirements of small-form-factor designs. 
28th January 2019

Zero-drift operational amplifier provides EMI filtering

Zero-drift operational amplifier provides EMI filtering
The zero-drift operational amplifier, MCP6V51, has been launched by Microchip. The new device provides ultra-high precision measurement while minimising the increasing influence of high-frequency interference. The MCP6V51 offers a wide operating range and on-chip Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) filters.
22nd January 2019

Win a ATmega4809 Xplained Pro (ATmega4809-XPRO)

Win a ATmega4809 Xplained Pro (ATmega4809-XPRO)
In partnership with Microchip, we are giving you the chance to win an ATmega4809 Xplained Pro (ATmega4809-XPRO). The ATmega4809 Xplained Pro evaluation kit is a hardware platform for evaluating the ATmega4809 AVR microcontroller (MCU). Supported by the integrated development platform Atmel Studio, the kit provides easy access to the features of the ATmega4809 to fully understand how to integrate the device into a custom design.
15th January 2019


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