June 21, 2021

CHICAGO PIXELS

SEMICONDUCTOR RESEARCH CENTER

MACOM and MaxLinear collaborate on 100G, 400G and 800G solutions for data-center applications

MACOM Technology Solutions Inc of Lowell, MA, USA (which makes semiconductors, components and subassemblies for analog RF, microwave, millimeter-wave and photonic applications) and MaxLinear Inc of Carlsbad, CA, USA, a provider of radio-frequency (RF), analog, digital and mixed-signal integrated circuits, have announced a collaboration to assure interoperability of MaxLinear’s PAM4 (4-level pulse amplitude modulation) digital signal processors (DSPs) and MACOM’s 100G/lane transimpedance amplifiers (TIAs) for 100G/lambda applications…