Extending the reach of PCIe and other high-speed interconnects through signal conditioning

October 1, 2007 OpenSystems Media
Feature / Discussion: October 2007As data rates for multi-gigahertz protocols such as PCI Express (PCIe), Serial ATA (SATA), Serial Attached SCSI (SAS), and others continue to increase, ensuring signal integrity over long traces or cables becomes significantly more difficult. Kenneth addresses the application of active signal conditioning components to simplify system design and guarantee reliability and performance.

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Kenneth Curt (Pericom Semiconductor)
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