Atmel Corporation has completed the acquisition of Integrated Device Technology's smart metering IC product lines and technologies to enhance Atmel's smart energy product portfolio.
The acquisition includes IDT's Metrology Analog Front End (AFE) and System-On-Chip (SoC) devices for single- and poly-phase energy meters.
The smart metering IC product line offers best-in-class single- and poly-phase measurement accuracy with better than 0.1 percent accuracy over 5000:1 dynamic range and complements the existing family of Atmel smart metering offerings. Atmel's smart metering portfolio includes the world's first single-chip power line communications (PLC)-based solution targeting the rapidly growing PRIME smart metering market.
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This article originally appeared on EE Times Europe.