Microsemi – PolarFire – The Hottest Cool New FPGA by Microsemi


        Future Electronics is heating up the market and cooling down the competition with Microsemi’s PolarFire FPGAs. PolarFire has best-in-class capabilities including: Lowest Power, Lowest Cost 10G SERDES Based FPGA, Smallest Form Factors, Lowest Cost DDR4 and High-speed I/O Solutions, Highest Security and SEU Immune.

Microsemi – Design Security: Preventing Overbuilding and Cloning of FPGA Designs


14 Design Security: Preventing Overbuilding and Cloning of FPGA Designs Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) and System-on-Chip FPGAs (SoC FPGAs) are extremely versatile integrated circuit components that can be configured by the user with their custom or licensed intellectual property (IP) to perform a wide range of functions. This valuable IP needs to be protected […]

Microsemi – Introducing Microsemi’s New Ocelot Industrial Ethernet Switch ICs


        The Ocelot Ethernet switch family offers low port count, small form factor Ethernet switch ICs and software with advanced features for the industrial IoT market. FEATURES Adds a low cost, 4-10 port 1G/2.5G switch family to overall portfolio APPLICATIONS Industrial automation Smart grid Physical security Process control and intelligent transportation systems Optimized for Industrial […]

Microsemi – SmartFusion2 SoC FPGAs


More Resources in Low Density Devices with the Lowest Power, Proven Security and Exceptional Reliability These flash SoC FPGA devices are ideal for general purpose functions such as Gigabit Ethernet or dual PCI Express control planes, bridging functions, input/output (I/O) expansion and conversion, video/image processing, system management and secure connectivity. Microsemi FPGAs are used by […]

Microsemi – SmartFusion2 and IGLOO2: Power-Aware DSP Design on Lowest Power Mainstream FPGA


By: Hichem Belhadj, Govind Krishnan, Madhubabu Anumukonda, Microsemi One of the pillars of Microsemi’s religion is “Power Matters.” While the previous generations of Microsemi FPGAs delivered the lowest static power in their class, SmartFusion2 and IGLOO2 were designed to deliver not only the lowest static power, but also the lowest total power. This was achieved […]

FTM September 2014 Americas Edition


This month’s Application Spotlight is Industrial and Home Automation. Featured Articles from: Microsemi: AcuEdgeTM Technology for the Connected Home Microchip: Protect the Data in Your Low Power Application Micrel: Integrate Your Power Solution into a Single QFN Package Harting: They Have Your Solution: DIN 41 612 Connectors Stay up to date! Sign up to be […]

Microsemi – Microsemi AcuEdge™ Technology for the Connected Home


New high performance audio processors enable the streamlined development of connected home voice capabilities. Designed to support advanced acoustic echo canceller and noise reduction for connected home applications, it enables the full duplex operation for seamless HD voice communication. Microsemi’s new audio processor features the Timberwolf platform with innovative AcuEdge technology, which is a set […]

FTM July 2014 Americas Edition


This month’s Application Spotlight is Motion Control. Featured Articles from: Microsemi: Sensor-Less Motor Control Solutions for Safety Critical Applications International Rectifier: Second Generation IPM Family Shrinks and Simplifies Appliance Motor Drive Design ON Semiconductor: High Thermal Performance and Efficiency Integrated Power Modules (IPMs) CUI Inc.: Modular Capacitive Encoder Combines Accuracy with Rugged Performance Stay up […]

Microsemi – SmartFusion2 SoC: Sensor-Less Motor Control Solutions for Safety Critical Applications


For safety critical applications, the implementation of motor control using micro-controllers is not satisfactory because of the lack of determinism due to interrupts and the associated service routines. Additionally, microcontroller-based implementations cannot handle more than a single motor and have serious limitations to reach high performance (tens of thousands of RPMs with sampling time less […]

Microsemi – SmartFusion2 Evaluation Kit


Microsemi’s SmartFusion®2 evaluation kit is the lowest cost SoC FPGA platform for developing cost optimized SoC FPGA designs using Microsemi’s SmartFusion2 System-on-Chip (SoC) FPGAs, which integrate inherently reliable flash based FPGA fabric, a 166MHz ARM®Cortex™-M3 processor, advanced security processing accelerators, DSP blocks, SRAM, eNVM, and industry required high performance communication interfaces, all on a single […]