5m Prototype Samtec EBCM Series ExaMAX® Backplane Cable Assembly

High-Speed Serial Comms, Getting There is Half the Fun

By Mike Gianfagna on October 25, 2018 from

Last month I wrote about our 56G SerDes announcement – silicon validated and running in Rome at a major show. We had a great time at that show and got a lot of compliments about the quality and flexibility of our SerDes.  These kind of unfiltered, unsolicited customer comments are really what ... continue reading

ECOC 2018, eSilicon 56G SerDes demo, eye diagram, in Anritsu's booth

56G 7nm SerDes: Eye-Witness Account

By Mike Gianfagna on September 27, 2018 from

High-performance SerDes represents critical enabling technology for advanced ASICs. This star IP block finds application in many networking and switching designs as well as other high-performance applications. So, when a new high-performance SerDes block hits the streets, it’s real news. eSilicon ... continue reading

Balance power, performance and density with market-specific IP platform

FinFET ASICs – It Takes a Platform

By Mike Gianfagna on June 28, 2018 from

Sophisticated, specialized ASIC technology is making an impact on the everyday world around us. Whether it’s a gadget you can have a conversation with, a car that will take over driving from time to time, or internet speeds that seem impossibly fast, there is likely sophisticated custom silicon ... continue reading