SiTime Corporation Articles
MEMS oscillators support square point-of-sale products
SiTime has announced that Square is using the SiTime SiT8008 low-power, programmable MEMS oscillator for its Square Terminal and Square Register point-of-sale (POS) products. The SiT8008 is one of SiTime’s most popular devices and is used in over 50 applications across the enterprise, industrial, mobile, and consumer markets.
MEMS timing solution to support precision guidance system
SiTime Corporation has announced that Raytheon Technologies, an aerospace and defense company, has chosen the SiTime Endura MEMS oscillators for their precision guidance systems. SiTime devices deliver precise timing, high performance, and reliability in aerospace and defense applications operating in harsh environments.
Timing boost for cold applications with SiTime Endura
SiTime Corporation has announced the availability of a significant new feature of the SiTime Endura SiT5146 Super-TCXO. Previously, these devices operated down to -40oC, but now support -55oC.
MEMS oscillator accelerates time to revenue
SiTime has announced the availability of a critical new feature that accelerates time to revenue and simplifies inventory management. The SiT8008 low-power MEMS oscillator can now operate at any voltage between 1.62 and 3.63V. With this feature and the additional programmable features such as frequency and drive strength programmability, the SiT8008 offers millions of possible configurations.
Consumer and IoT portfolio expanded with low power TCXO
SiTime Corporation has announced the SiT5008 temperature-compensated silicon MEMS oscillator (TCXO). The SiT5008 is suited for connected consumer and IoT devices such as Internet-connected audio-video, over-the-top streaming devices, industrial smart meters, and other devices that use low power wireless connectivity.
MEMS timing in 4G conversion solution for home security
SiTime has announced that CellBounce, a division of ADT, has chosen the SiTime Elite Platform Super-TCXO for its 3G-to-4G conversion solution that is certified for use on the AT&T 4G cellular network.
SiTime expands leadership team for future growth
SiTime Corporation has announced that it has cumulatively shipped two billion units of its silicon MEMS timing solutions. Over a decade ago, SiTime saw the opportunity to siliconize the timing industry.
SiTime enters precision resonator market with ApexMEMS
SiTime has announced that it has entered the $2bn precision resonator market with the ApexMEMS family of MHz resonators. These new devices are the third-generation of SiTime silicon MEMS technology and are available in a variety of MHz frequencies for high volume electronics.
DASAN using SiTime’s silicon MEMS timing solutions
SiTime has announced that DASAN Network Solutions is using SiTime’s silicon MEMS timing solutions. DASAN’s electronics, such as FTTx OLT/ONT, 5G mobile backhaul and Ethernet switches, as well as access products, offer superior resilience and reliability by using SiTime’s MEMS oscillators such as the Elite Platform.
SiTime ClkSoC enables 5G vision of zero downtime
SiTime has announced the Cascade family of MEMS clock ICs for 5G, wireline telecom and datacenter infrastructure. This clock-system-on-a-chip (ClkSoC) family, the SiT9514x, consists of clock generators, jitter cleaners, and network synchronisers that deliver multiple clock signals in a system.
Ruggedised performance in timing solutions for aerospace and defence
SiTime Corporation has unveiled its Endura MEMS timing solutions for aerospace and defence applications such as field and satellite communications, precision GNSS, avionics, and space. The Endura products are engineered to offer unmatched performance in harsh conditions, such as severe shock, vibration, and extreme temperature, that are routinely experienced in these applications.
Redefining best practices for implementing 5G timing solutions
Among the technological hurdles the industry faces while preparing for 5G, one of the most challenging is providing a network timing source that is accurate, stable and reliable enough to do more work, faster, over tighter channels than was possible with prior 4G networks that already had tight timing requirements. By Markus Lutz, CTO and Founder, SiTime Corporation
Enabling 5G equipment to be deployed anywhere
Provider of MEMS timing, SiTime Corporation, has announced the Emerald Platform, a precision timing solution that solves critical timing challenges for 5G infrastructure equipment. With the Emerald Platform, operators can deploy 5G equipment in harsh environments and reliably offer mission-critical services.
Accelerating innovation in MEMS timing for 5G and IoT
SiTime and Bosch have announced a strategic technology partnership to accelerate innovation in micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) timing. SiTime will work with Bosch to develop processes for next-generation MEMS resonator products. These MEMS resonators are the heartbeat of 5G, IoT and automotive electronics, and will enable the higher speeds of 5G, long battery life of IoT devices and increased reliability of driver assistance systems in au...
Collaboration on MEMS timing for 5G
It has been announced that SiTime Corporation, a provider of MEMS timing, and Intel are collaborating to work together on integrating timing solutions for Intel’s 5G multi-mode radio modems, with additional applicability to Intel LTE, millimetre-wave wireless, WiFi, Bluetooth, and GNSS solutions.
Robust MEMS oscillators designed for ADAS applications
Two families of robust AEC-Q100-qualified MEMS oscillators have been introduced by SiTime. The company claims that the SiT2024/25 and SiT8924/25 oscillators deliver the highest performance and best robustness.
Transforming telecom and networking timing market
SiTime Corporation, a MEMS and analogue semiconductor company and a wholly owned subsidiary of MegaChips Corporation, has introduced its MEMS-based Elite Super-TCXOs and oscillators. These precision timing devices are engineered to solve deep-rooted timing problems in telecom and networking equipment.
The time for MEMS timing solutions
The emergence of silicon MEMS brought radical improvements in the once staid timing industry and now MEMS timing solutions are rapidly replacing quartz products. By Piyush Sevalia, Executive VP of Marketing & Dr. Aaron Partridge, Chief Scientist, SiTime.
MegaChips completes SiTime acquisition
SiTime announces the completion of its acquisition by MegaChips. This closing follows the earlier announcement that SiTime had entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by MegaChips for $200m in cash. SiTime will retain its name and operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of MegaChips.
MegaChips to acquire SiTime for $200m
SiTime and MegaChips have signed a definitive agreement under which MegaChips will acquire SiTime for $200m in cash. Scheduled to close in November 2014 (pending regulatory approvals and customary conditions), SiTime will retain its name and operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of MegaChips upon closing.