Lattice Simplifies Optical Ethernet System Management Interfaces

New Reference Design Enabled Multi-Gigabit IEEE 802.3 MDIO Interface Controller Based on Small, Low Power, MachXO3 and ECP5 Families

HILLSBORO, OR -- (Marketwired) -- 08/06/14 -- Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC) the leader in low power, small form factor, customizable solutions, is helping engineers quickly implement optical Ethernet designs up to 100Gb/s with the publication of a new  reference design for IEEE 802.3 Management Data Input/Output (MDIO) interface controllers.

Reference design RD1194 uses the world's smallest, lowest cost per I/O programmable platform, the MachXO3™ family, or the new ECP5™ family. The ECP5 features the industry's highest functional density with up to 85k LUTs and SERDES in tiny 10mm x 10mm packages. With their small size and low power,  MachXO3 and  ECP5 devices are perfect for implementing I/O expansion, bridging or connectivity needed to deliver Multi gigabit Ethernet applications such as CFP2/4 modules.

Designers can use the reference design to implement a simple Wishbone user logic interface that enables the user to access the PHY registers. It supports MDIO IEEE 802.3 Clause 45/22 master/slave controllers and features pre-amble pattern selection through the input port.

To learn more, please visit  www.latticesemi.com/MDIO

About Lattice Semiconductor

Lattice Semiconductor (NASDAQ: LSCC) is the leader in low power, small form factor, low cost, customizable solutions for a quickly changing connected world. From making smart consumer devices smarter, to enabling intelligent industrial automation, or connecting anything to everything in communications, electronics manufacturers around the world use Lattice's solutions for fast time to market, product innovation, and competitive differentiation. For more information, visit  www.latticesemi.com. You can also follow us via LinkedInTwitter,  Facebook or  RSS.

For Further Information:  Email Contact

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, Lattice Semiconductor (& design), L (& design), MachXO3, ECP5, and specific product designations are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Lattice Semiconductor Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and/or other countries.

GENERAL NOTICE: Other product names used in this publication are for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective holders.




Review Article Be the first to review this article
Synopsys: Custom Compiler

ClioSoft: Design Hub

Featured Video
Editorial
Peggy AycinenaIP Showcase
by Peggy Aycinena
Grant Pierce: Grand Challenges in IP
More Editorial  
Jobs
LVS PEX DESIGN ENGINEERS SILICON VALLEY for EDA Careers at San Jose, CA
Technical Support Engineer for EDA Careers at Freemont, CA
LVS for PDK Design Engineer SILICON VALLEY for EDA Careers at San Jose, CA
Upcoming Events
EMC PCB Design Integration at 13727 460 Ct SE North Bend WA - Jun 6 - 9, 2017
DAC 2017 Conference at Austin TX - Jun 18 - 22, 2017
2017 FLEX Conference at Monterey Conference Center 1 Portola Plaza, Monterey CA - Jun 19 - 22, 2017
MPSoc Forum 2017 - July 2 - 7, 2017, Les Tresoms Hotel, Annecy, France at Les Tresoms Hotel Annecy France - Jul 2 - 7, 2017
NEC: CyberWorkbench
ClioSoft
DAC2017



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy