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GigOptix is a leading fabless supplier of semiconductor and optical components that enable high speed information streaming and address emerging high growth opportunities in the communications, industrial, defense and avionics industries. The Company offers a broad portfolio of high performance MMIC solutions that enable next generation wireless microwave systems up to 90GHz and drivers, TIAs and TFPS optical modulators for 40G and 100G fiber-optic telecommunications and data-communications networks. GigOptix also offers a wide range of digital and mixed-signal ASIC solutions and enables product lifetime extension through its GigOptix Sunset Rescue Program.
GigOptix focuses on the specification, design, development and sale of analog semiconductor Integrated Circuits (ICs), Multi-Chip Module (MCMs) solutions, polymer modulators, and analog and mixed signal custom ASICs, as well as wireless communications MMICs and modules. GigOptix believes it is an industry leader in the fast growing market for electronic solutions that enable high-bandwidth optical connections found in telecommunications (telecom) systems, data communications (datacom) and storage systems, and, increasingly, in consumer electronics and computing systems.
The ASIC Sunrise family of products deploys GigOptix' customizable CMOS ASIC solutions at 40 nm and 28 nm geometries. GigOptix' robust ASIC Sunrise capability addresses the emerging and fast-growing markets of industrial intense computation that are the growth engines for many rapidly developing areas such as high-performance computers (HPC), super-computers, and algorithm-intensive cryptographic devices such as those utilized in data encryption.Read More
GigOptix Inc. introduced its linear quad-channel modulator driver, the GX62476, for low-power coherent metro applications. The GX62476 extends GigOptix’s telecom driver market leadership position into metro applications with a quad-channel, 32 Gbps solution offering the lowest power dissipation of less than 1.1 W/channel at a 5 VPP swing using 5 V supply voltage and 0.75 W/channel at a 3 VPP swing using a 3.3 V supply voltage.Read More
In addition to a wide selection of RF MMICs, GigOptix designs and manufactures ICs for digital applications for both the lightwave and RF markets. GigOptix's expertise has yielded broadband delay line devices that have no equal in today's market.Read More
GigOptix has led the market in ultra-broadband power amplifier applications since its first 40GHz designs created in 2001. Since then, GigOptix has expanded its Distributed Amplifier design portfolio to cover DC to 40GHz and expanded its Power Amplifiers into E-band frequencies.Read More
GigOptix offers a suite of best-in-class E-band active and passive MMIC solutions that include power amplifier, power detector and Lange coupler MMIC for E-band communication systems. GigOptix high-performance amplifier solutions enable transmission systems that enable industry leading high output power.Read More
GigOptix offers a broad range of RoHS compliant fixed broadband GaAs attenuator MMICs with excellent return losses and very flat attenuation across the bandwidth. The attenuators are available in surface mounted DFN packages with performance up to 30 GHz or as a die with performance extending up to 100 GHz.Read More
GigOptix's family of limiter amplifiers provides a wide range of high-performance options for virtually every critical design need. The family includes limiter amplifiers with various gain and output amplitudes. The limiting amplifiers are fabricated in an established, reliable GaAs HBT process and are packaged in RoHS-6-compliant QFN package.Read More
GigOptix provides a broad portfolio of MMIC amplifier designs including broadband amplifier MMICs covering DC to 50 GHz as well as high-frequency 70 and 80 GHz amplifier designs for E-band communication systems.Read More
GigOptix, Inc., a leading supplier of advanced high-speed semiconductor components for use in long-haul, metro, Cloud connectivity, data centers, consumer electronics links and interactive applications, through optical and wireless communications networks, today announced the booking of a $7.9 million order with a large aerospace and defense contractor to deliver ASIC products.Read More
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