New ICs expand Semtech's 10G product portfolio, deliver leading-edge performance for enterprise and wireless infrastructure applications
LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Optical Fiber Conference and Exhibition (OFC) -- Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTC), a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, today announced the release of a new high-performance transceiver and transimpedance amplifier (TIA) for next-generation 10G optical modules. Semtech will privately demonstrate the new chipset in its OFC booth (#2575) at the Los Angeles Convention CenterMarch 21-23.
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The high-performance chipset (GN1159 and GN1069) is a cost-efficient solution for 10G optical modules serving high-demand enterprise and wireless infrastructure applications.
"Our customers continue to push for improved performance and cost at 10G," said Dr. Timothy Vang, Senior Director of Marketing for Semtech's Signal Integrity Products Group. "With the GN1159 and GN1069, we listened to our customers' needs and delivered more performance, lower power and lower cost. Our continued investment in this market demonstrates our unwavering commitment to being a long-term IC solutions partner to module suppliers."
The chipset is comprised of GN1159, a DML driver plus receiver-side limiting amplifier and GN1069 TIA. GN1159 offers highly flexible integrated digital diagnostic features, while GN1069 sets a new industry benchmark for receiver sensitivity and allows a flexible choice of photo diode and optical alignment tolerances.
About Semtech's Optical Products
Semtech's optical networking products provide high-performance signal integrity for optical module solutions used by leading companies in the data center/enterprise networking, wireless infrastructure, and passive optical network/Fiber to the X markets. For more information, visit www.semtech.com/optical.
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