Optocouplers deliver high reliability Product News 10/25/2006 Post a comment Developed in response to the industrial automation and data center power supply markets transition to more energy-efficient products that require fast switching operation, Avago Technologies rolls out three new gate drive optocouplers that are said to offer the industry's highest CMR ratio.
Multi-channel phototransistors target industrial apps Product News 10/18/2006 Post a comment Avago Technologies has expanded its single-channel optocoupler line with the introduction of multi-channel phototransistors, targeting industrial applications such as high-end switch-mode power supplies for servers and telecommunications equipment.
IP Group to aid Glasgow University with spinouts News & Analysis 10/13/2006 Post a comment Technology commercialization group IP Group plc has sealed a 25 year partnership with the University of Glasgow to help form spinout companies and to initially fund them with up to Ł5 million in return for equity stakes.
Expanding the niche Automotive DesignLine Blog 10/6/2006 Post a comment Long considered a quality instrument-component supplier, infotainment and body electronics applications are allowing Hamamatsu to widening its reach in the automotive market.
As data rates begin to move beyond 25 Gbps channels, new problems arise. Getting to 50 Gbps channels might not be possible with the traditional NRZ (2-level) signaling. PAM4 lets data rates double with only a small increase in channel bandwidth by sending two bits per symbol. But, it brings new measurement and analysis problems. Signal integrity sage Ransom Stephens will explain how PAM4 differs from NRZ and what to expect in design, measurement, and signal analysis.
January 2016 Cartoon Caption ContestBob's punishment for missing his deadline was to be tied to his chair tantalizingly close to a disconnected cable, with one hand superglued to his desk and another to his chin, while the pages from his wall calendar were slowly torn away.122 comments