Long-reach, rack-to-rack SerDes demo using a one-of-a-kind Samtec seven-meter (23-foot) cable at ECOC 2019

Long and Longer Reach SerDes — On the Road Again

By Mike Gianfagna on September 23, 2019 from

We’ve had the pleasure of participating in two events over the past two weeks. I wouldn’t recommend doing two major shows back-to-back, but it has been exhilarating and quite interesting. Our “road trip” began last week in Mountain View for the second annual AI Hardware Summit. You’ve ... continue reading

OFC 2019 esilicon Five Meter Cable DSP SerDes Demo; high-speed communications

High-Speed Communications — On the Road Again

By Mike Gianfagna on March 22, 2019 from

Lately, we’ve had quite a lot of trade show participation. I discussed ISSCC last month. I will be careful right now to state that ISSCC is a technical conference and not a trade show. The organizers are quite particular about that. Nonetheless, we were invited to demonstrate our high-speed ... continue reading