Communications

ExpressLane™ PCI Express Switches & Bridges, FastLane™ PCI-to-PCI / PCI-X devices, and NetChip™ USB Controllers enable various benefits to Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer (DSLAM), base station controller, wireless Local Area Network (LAN) gateway, Voice over IP (VoIP) gateway, remote access concentrator, router and switch systems.

  • Provide Easy Upgrade to AdvanceMC PCI Express Standard
  • Enable Range of Expansion Systems
  • Offload Processing from Host
  • Provide High Throughput and Increased Terabit Performance
  • Support Legacy Add-in Modules and Cards
  • Reduce Time to Market
  • Offer a Cost Effective New Backplane Option
  • Allow Failover / Failback

DSLAM

A Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer (DSLAM) provides high-speed data transmission over existing copper telephone lines.

Application Benefit Document Product Family Featured Devices
Advanced Mezzanine Card (AdvancedMC™) Easy Upgrade to New AdvancedMC PCI Express Standard (AMC.1) ExpressApps#5
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8111

Wireless LAN Gateway

A Wireless Local Area Network (LAN) gateway is a network that crosses over a fairly small area such as a building or small group of buildings.

Application Benefit Document Product Family Featured Devices
USB 3.0 Multiple-Input and Multiple-Output (MIMO) Wireless LAN Adapter High Bandwidth Wireless Communication ExpressApps#87
(PDF)
USB Controllers USB 3382
USB 3380
Set-Top Boxes, Home Gateways Low Power, Small Package, Fan-Out ExpressApps#83
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8605
PEX 8603
Quad T1 Communications Processor Card Smart Communications Card Offloads Processing from Host ExpressApps#29
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8114

Router/Switch

A Router is a network device that routes data packets through a network to their target destination.

Application Benefit Document Product Family Featured Devices
Dual/Multi-Band Wireless Routers/Adapters Low Power, Reference Clock Buffers, Small Package ExpressApps#86
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8603
Systems Using the Intel Jasper Forest CPU High Lane/Port Count Fan-Out ExpressApps#72
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8616
PEX 8624
PEX 8696
Control Planes in Telecom Applications PCIe Connectivity & Fan-Out ExpressApps#60
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8618
Edge Routers High Throughput & Performance ExpressApps#50
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8548
Control Planes in Telecom Applications PCIe Connectivity & Fan-Out ExpressApps#45
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8508
Control Planes in Telecom Applications PCIe Connectivity & Fan-Out ExpressApps#54
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8509
ATM Advanced Mezzanine Card Leverages PCI-based Designs into PCI Express ExpressApps#27
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8111
Advanced Mezzanine Cards (AMC) Expands PCIe Ports and End Points ExpressApps#25
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8518
High-end Routers Provides High Throughput & Terabit Performance ExpressApps#10
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8532
Intelligent Quad Gigabit Ethernet Adapters Allows Host Redundancy/Failover ExpressApps#8
(PDF)
PEX 8000 PEX 8516