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Richardson RFPD announces availability of HPA products from MACOM

July 16, 2015

Richardson RFPD, Inc. announced the availability and full design support capabilities for the portfolio of high-performance analog products from M/A-COM Technology Solutions.

MACOM’s HPA portfolio grew significantly as a result of the company’s 2013 acquisition of Mindspeed Technologies. The product range includes crosspoint switches, clock and data recovery modules (CDRs), transimpedance amplifiers (TIAs), optical drivers, equalizers, reclockers and VoIP processors.

“MACOM’s HPA products offer industry-leading performance in the optical and video markets and are an exciting addition to our portfolio” commented Dave Silvius, Director, Strategic Marketing, Richardson RFPD. “Our long history of technical expertise in wireless and CATV, combined with the significant resources we have added for these HPA products, puts us in an excellent position to support optical and video customers.”

Select featured products from the portfolio include:

  • MAOM-003418: 46Gbps quad-channel linear modulator driver for 400G long haul applications, offered in a high-performance package with differential surface mount inputs and single-ended GPPO outputs for direct connection to an OIF compliant LiNbO modulator.
  • M23544: 12G multi-rate, highly integrated, adaptive cable equalizer with an integrated reclocker for next generation SDI and DVB-ASI video and digital audio applications that provides adaptive, low noise, high gain equalization for 75? coaxial cable at SDI data rates from 125 Mbps to 11.88 Gbps.
  • M23428: 12G/6G/3G/HD/SD-SDI cable driver designed to drive serial digital video data through 75 Ohm coaxial cable typically used in SMPTE and DVB-ASI video applications and optimized for performance from 125 Mbps up to 11.88 Gbps.
  • MATA-003806: Dual-channel, linear transimpedance amplifier for next generation coherent receiver applications, featuring transimpedance gain that can be adjusted from 100? up to 10K? with manual and automatic gain control modes of operation.

The expanded range of MACOM HPA devices are suitable for data communications, telecommunications (including long-haul), video and medical applications.

To find more information, or to purchase these products today online, please visit the MACOM storefront webpage on the Richardson RFPD website. The devices are also available by calling 1-800-737-6937 (within North America); or please find a local sales engineer (worldwide) at Local Sales Support.