Other interfaces overview

1394, aggregators, boundary SCAN, CPRI/OBSAI, Fibre Channel, FPGA-Link, SCSI and more

Additional interfaces including 1394, aggregators, boundary SCAN, CPRI/OBSAI, Fibrechannel, FPGA-Link, Infiniband, PCI-to-CardBus controllers, SCSI and telecom SerDes to extend reach and/or simplify your design.


Condenses many low speed signals into one high speed I2C or SPI bus.

Boundary SCAN

JTAG muxes and controllers to simplify system design and enable remote programming.


Retimers and repeaters to extend reach of CPRI/OBSAI optical links.


Support 1394a and 1394b (Firewire) interface with family of link layer controller, physical layer (PHY) controller and integrated solution.

Fibre Channel

Low-power repeater solutions to extend signal reach in network storage applications.


Minimize interface board trace count and EMI between FPGAs with a serializer/deserializer pair up to 3.125 Gbps suitable for backplanes, optical and copper applications.


Low-latency retimers and repeaters to extend reach in high-performance computing applications.

PCI-to-CardBus controllers

Standalone and integrated solutions used to bridge communication between PCI and CardBus standards.


Connect serial or parallel data for bi-directional data communication on multi-point transmission lines with multi-channel transceivers and terminators.

Telecom SerDes

Family of multi Gigabit transceivers for high speed bidirectional point to point data transmission systems supporting CPRI, OBSAI, and 10GbE protocols.


Highly-integrated 4-20mA industrial devices that provide high performance over a wide temperature range, extensive reliability features and system-level space optimization


Enables additional communication over the standard 4-20mA current loop. Offering both low-power operation and integration of supporting components along with support for additional PROFIBUS PA and FOUNDATION Fieldbus™ protocols