Microsemi Corporation Articles
Microsemi Completes Acquisition of AML Communications, Inc.
Microsemi Corporation announced that its acquisition of AML Communications, Inc. (OTCBB:AMLJ) closed on Friday, May 27, 2011. We are pleased to move forward with AML's contribution to the Microsemi family, stated James J. Peterson, Microsemi President and Chief Executive Officer. RF components are increasingly important in today's defense programs and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) systems and this acquisition brings scale and complementary techno...
Microsemi Announces Comprehensive Solar Technology Portfolio
Microsemi's products for renewable energy applications include SmartFusion and IGLOO FPGAs; analog, mixed signal devices such as bypass diodes/switches, MOSFETs, FREDs and IGBTs; DC-DC converters, and pulse width modulation (PWM) modules. The extensive portfolio enables the efficient, reliable and cost-sensitive implementation of the entire range of photovoltaic (PV) applications, including power harvesting, power management, power switching and ...
Microsemi and ESCRYPT Partner to Deliver Cryptographic FPGA Solutions with Enhanced Security
Microsemi Corporation and ESCRYPT GmbH today announced the immediate availability of several new cryptographic cores with enhanced resistance to differential power analysis (DPA). These cores, designed for use on Microsemi's FPGAs, are part of ESCRYPT's CycurCORE product family comprised of fast and efficient IP-cores for all common cryptographic primitives. The cores are available for use with Microsemi's ProASIC®3, IGLOO®, Fusion and SmartFus...
Microsemi Announces Expanded Industrial Ecosystem for SmartFusion Intelligent Mixed Signal FPGAs
Microsemi Corporation today announced an expanded industrial ecosystem for SmartFusion intelligent mixed signal FPGAs. This new ecosystem strengthens the current SmartFusion device ecosystem and includes further support by Microsemi partners. Customers now have a broader choice of operating systems and communication protocols for implementation on SmartFusion FPGAs, enabling the acceleration of their designs in industrial and networking applicati...
Microsemi Announces SmartFusion Intelligent Mixed Signal FPGAs Now Available with uClinux
Microsemi Corporation today announced that open source U-Boot firmware and uClinux are now available on SmartFusion intelligent mixed signal FPGAs. The availability of Linux on SmartFusion devices provides a convenient design environment as well as an array of open-source projects offered as starting points when developing support for required hardware interfaces. Emcraft Systems, a recent addition to the Microsemi partner program, provides Smart...
Microsemi Announces Timing Controller plus LED Backlight Solution for Next-Generation 3D LCD TVs
Microsemi today announced collaboration with Sony Corporation Semiconductor Business Group (Sony) for the first open market 3D-capable timing controller plus local dimming LED backlighting solution for the manufacturing of lower cost, high volume next-generation LCD TVs. The combined solution includes a Sony timing and lighting controller, part number CXD4730GB and the Microsemi LED driver solution consisting of two chips, the DAZL!(TM)2000 seri...
Microsemi Announces Commercial Off-the-Shelf Up-Screening for Plastic Packaged Products
Microsemi today announced it is offering commercial, off-the-shelf (COTS) up-screened plastic packaged products. The up-screening program is targeted at both commercial and defense system designs requiring higher levels of reliability assurance.
Microsemi Launches Fifth-Generation Auto Mode 4-Port Power-over-Ethernet Power Source Equipment Manager
Microsemi Corporation announced the PD69104A, an Auto Mode 4-port Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) Power Source Equipment (PSE) Manager targeted at small and medium business (SMB) and small office/home office (SOHO) PoE applications.
Microsemi Announces Availability of IEEE 802.3at Compliant 60W Multiport Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) Midspans
Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor technology aimed at powering a smart, secure, connected world, today announced two multi-port additions to its 60W PoE midspan family, the industry's first fully IEEE 802.3at standards-compliant high-power PoE solutions to include four-pair powering and gigabit switching support. Microsemi's new PowerDsine(TM) 6-port PD-9506G and 12-port PD-9512G midspans deliver up to 60W o...
Microsemi Adopts Sibridge Technologies' Verification IPs
Microsemi announced it has adopted Sibridge Technologies' Verification Intellectual Property (VIP) to reduce time to market for its innovative FPGA and customizable SoC products. Sibridge Technologies is a provider of innovative ASIC/FPGA, design and verification IPs and embedded systems solutions. The company offers a suite of Design IP (DIP) and Verification IP (VIP) for industry-standard interfaces including PCI Express Gen 3/Gen 2/Gen 1, Ethe...
Microsemi Patented PLAD(TM) Technology Delivers Safer Air Travel
Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor technology aimed at building a secure, smart, connected world, today announced that its family of Plastic Large Area Device (PLAD)(TM) surface-mount transient voltage suppressors (TVS) enables avionics systems to meet new safety standards required for today's carbon composite-skinned aircraft.
Fusion Mixed Signal Fpgas Now Available in Extended Temperature Grade
Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor technology aimed at building a secure, smart, connected world, today announced that Fusion mixed signal FPGAs are now available with 100% temperature screening from -55°C to +100°C.
Microsemi Unveils 65-nm Embedded Flash Platform
·All Devices to Converge on Jointly Developed UMC 65-nm eFlash Technology ·New IP Friendly Architecture Offers More Functionality, Lower Power Consumption ·Company Offers Sneak Peek at Next-Generation FPGAs for Space