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Supercomputers Are for Everyone

By Mike Gianfagna on November 29, 2018 from

Our SerDes world tour continues. This past month, we demonstrated our 7nm 56G long-reach SerDes in Dallas and Israel. In Dallas, our demonstration included error-free operation in 56G PAM4 over a 30dB channel without forward error correction through an eye-popping five-meter cable. Many thanks to ... continue reading

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