Communications http://electronicdesign.com/taxonomy/term/25787/more en Krishna Mallampati Compares PCI Express Versus Ethernet Costs http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/krishna-mallampati-compares-pci-express-versus-ethernet-costs <div class="field-deck"> Ethernet is the quinessential networking technology but PCI Express has significant advantages in many circumstances. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ethernet is the quinessential networking technology but PCI Express has significant advantages in many circumstances. Krishna Mallampati, Senior Marketing Director, for PLX Technology talks to Technology Editor Bill Wong about the costs and advantages. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/krishna-mallampati-compares-pci-express-versus-ethernet-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/krishna-mallampati-compares-pci-express-versus-ethernet-costs#comments Interviews Communications Embedded Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:44:00 +0000 126031 at http://electronicdesign.com Net Neutrality: Which Side Are You On? http://electronicdesign.com/communications/net-neutrality-which-side-are-you <div class="field-byline"> Karl Volkman, SRV Network Inc. </div> <div class="field-deck"> The FCC’s latest proposal threatens to end net neutrality as we know it, and a heated debate is well underway. Which side are you on? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The FCC’s latest proposal threatens to end net neutrality as we know it, and a heated debate is well underway. Which side are you on?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/net-neutrality-which-side-are-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/net-neutrality-which-side-are-you#comments Communications Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:26:00 +0000 125621 at http://electronicdesign.com Top 50 Employers in Electronic Design http://electronicdesign.com/communications/top-50-employers-electronic-design <div class="field-deck"> Some companies took risks to put pieces in the right places—and in the end they spelled success. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This year's rankings were dominated by a surprise player.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/top-50-employers-electronic-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/top-50-employers-electronic-design#comments Automotive Defense Energy Lighting Medical Mobile Communications Robotics Components Embedded Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:23:00 +0000 124401 at http://electronicdesign.com Numbers for Sale: A Different Kind of Standard http://electronicdesign.com/communications/numbers-sale-different-kind-standard <div class="node-body article-body">Each device in a network, in order to communicate with the rest, must have its own unique designation—known as a Media Access Control Address, or MAC address.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/numbers-sale-different-kind-standard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/numbers-sale-different-kind-standard#comments Mobile Communications Wireless Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:56:00 +0000 124741 at http://electronicdesign.com The Method Behind Our Mathematics, 2014 http://electronicdesign.com/communications/method-behind-our-mathematics-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Take a closer look at the methodology we employed in compiling the 2014 installment of our Top 50 Employers in Electronic Design rankings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/method-behind-our-mathematics-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/method-behind-our-mathematics-2014#comments Automotive Defense Energy Lighting Medical Mobile Communications Robotics Components Embedded Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:17:00 +0000 124671 at http://electronicdesign.com 2.4 GHz RF High-Power Amp Extends Ultra-High Data Rate WLAN Range http://electronicdesign.com/analog/24-ghz-rf-high-power-amp-extends-ultra-high-data-rate-wlan-range <div class="node-body article-body">The SST12CP21, Microchip’s latest 2.4 GHz RF high-power amplifier, offers ultra low EVM and current consumption for 256-QAM and IEEE 802.11n systems. The amplifier delivers high linear output power of up to 23 dBm at 1.75% dynamic EVM, </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/analog/24-ghz-rf-high-power-amp-extends-ultra-high-data-rate-wlan-range" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/analog/24-ghz-rf-high-power-amp-extends-ultra-high-data-rate-wlan-range#comments Products Analog Communications WiFi Microchip Tue, 26 Aug 2014 02:23:00 +0000 124511 at http://electronicdesign.com Moving Bluetooth Low Energy Closer to the Mainstream http://electronicdesign.com/communications/moving-bluetooth-low-energy-closer-mainstream <div class="field-deck"> Revisions to the Bluetooth core specification and chip advances will increase the impact of this ultra-low-power RF technology. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Revisions to the Bluetooth core specification and chip advances will increase the impact of this ultra-low-power RF technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/moving-bluetooth-low-energy-closer-mainstream" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/moving-bluetooth-low-energy-closer-mainstream#comments Trends & Analysis Communications Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:51:00 +0000 123811 at http://electronicdesign.com Today’s Computer Security Threats Require Hardware Solutions http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/today-s-computer-security-threats-require-hardware-solutions <div class="field-deck"> Adding security features to computer hardware will be an effective and necessary step to mitigate security threats. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Adding security features to computer hardware will be an effective and necessary step to mitigate security threats. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/today-s-computer-security-threats-require-hardware-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/embedded/today-s-computer-security-threats-require-hardware-solutions#comments Interviews Communications Embedded Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:12:00 +0000 123751 at http://electronicdesign.com New Reference Design Fosters Industrial Remote I/O Devices http://electronicdesign.com/communications/new-reference-design-fosters-industrial-remote-io-devices <div class="node-body article-body">Renesas extended its lineup of R-IN32M3 industrial Ethernet communication SoCs with a remote I/O trial kit. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/new-reference-design-fosters-industrial-remote-io-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/new-reference-design-fosters-industrial-remote-io-devices#comments Products Communications Digital ICs Europe News Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:51:00 +0000 123121 at http://electronicdesign.com Smartphone Apps Processor Market Jumps 25% http://electronicdesign.com/communications/smartphone-apps-processor-market-jumps-25 <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Despite the relatively healthy numbers, Strategy Analytics’ new report still says there’s an overall decline in the market between Q1 2013 and Q1 2014, both in revenues and shipments. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electronicdesign.com/communications/smartphone-apps-processor-market-jumps-25" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electronicdesign.com/communications/smartphone-apps-processor-market-jumps-25#comments 4G Android Trends & Analysis Mobile Communications Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:48:00 +0000 123101 at http://electronicdesign.com Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images