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Microchip Technology Inc. is an American publicly-listed corporation that is a manufacturer of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP integrated circuits.

New Industrial Gigabit Ethernet Transceivers Offer Precision Timing Protocol to Optimize Process Automation Functionality

“Microchip’s LAN8840/41 are single-port Gigabit Ethernet transceivers delivering PTP-v2 (IEEE 1588-2008) time stamping for highly coordinated factory and process automation Developers of industrial automation systems are looking to shift away from the reliance on proprietary solutions for …

Smart Metering Platform Available on 32-bit MCU Product Family Equipped with an MPL460 PLC Modem

“Microchip’s PIC32CXMT provides maximum flexibility with three tiered devices including a single core, dual core and system-on-chip (SOC) to streamline smart meter and communications infrastructure development. The design complexity of smart meters continues to evolve as different communications solutions …

New Arm-Based PIC Microcontrollers Create an Easier Way to Add Bluetooth Low Energy Connectivity

“PIC32CX-BZ2 MCU family includes built-in Bluetooth Low Energy and other wireless functionality with premium analog performance and comprehensive design support. Wireless connectivity has become a mandatory feature for many products but often increases the cost and complexity of system …

Functional Safety Certification Packages for Microchip FPGAs Speed Time to Market

“SmartFusion® 2 and IGLOO® 2 FPGAs now add IEC 61508 certification to their Single Event Upset (SEU) mitigation benefits Systems used in many high-reliability commercial aviation, space, defense, automotive and industrial applications require certification to the IEC 61508 Safety Integrity …

Microchip Unveils Industry’s First Terabit-Scale Secure Ethernet PHY Family with Port Aggregation for Enterprise and Cloud Interconnect

“META-DX2+ enables OEMs to double router and switch system capacities with 112G PAM4 connectivity for 800G ports, adds encryption and Class C/D precision timing CHANDLER, Ariz., Sept. 19, 2022 — The demand for increased bandwidth and security in network …

Functional Safety, Cybersecurity Protection and AUTOSAR Compatibility Features Now Available on 32-bit MCU Based on Arm® Cortex®-M0+ Core

“The PIC32CM JH microcontroller is a 512KB Flash, 5V, Dual CAN FD device that delivers premium features typically only available on more expensive, higher performance devices Manufacturers of electronic systems ranging from vehicles to home appliances are moving towards automating …

Radiation-Tolerant (RT) PolarFire® FPGA Achieves MIL-STD-883 Class B Qualification, Paving the Way for Power-Saving, High-Speed Processing in Space

“This major step toward QML Class Q and Class V spaceflight qualification enables system integration using Microchip’s RT PolarFire® FPGAs, leveraging their power and radiation advantages over SRAM-based FPGA alternatives. Spaceflight system developers often commit to designing with …

Microchip Expands Its Portfolio of MPU-Based System-on-Modules (SOMs) with the SAM9X60D1G-SOM

“The latest small-form factor SOM eases design and manufacturing and speeds time to market. As the embedded market continues to grow rapidly and evolve, developers are seeking to optimize product development, or they may need to transition from a microcontroller …

Microchip Introduces New CXL™ Smart Memory Controllers for Data Center Computing Enabling Modern CPUs to Optimize Application Workloads

“The SMC 2000 family of smart memory controllers delivers DDR memory bandwidth, capacity expansion, reliability and media flexibility for next-generation CPUs and SoCs to accelerate AI and machine learning performance. The continuous computational demands of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine …

New maXTouch® Knob-on-Display™ (KoD™) Touch Controller Family Disrupts Traditional Touchscreen Designs

“Our maXTouch KoD controller enables innovative Human-Machine Interface (HMI) solutions by combining mechanical knobs with existing multi-touch displays. Many automotive and industrial touch HMI designers are looking to merge the benefits of a mechanical rotary encoder input with the flexibility …