Broadcom Corporation (BRCM) has announced the availability of its end-to-end IEEE 1588v2-compliant solution for service provider, data center and smart grid power control networks. Demonstrations of its solutions will take place at the company’s annual Analyst Day says PR News Wire. Included in the solution is the new Broadcom BCM53903 precision timing protocol (PTP) processor, a Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) switch, 1588v2-based Gigabit physical layer (PHY) devices, and embedded software clock from Symmetricom.
“”As a leader in Ethernet silicon products, our customers look to us to provide cutting edge, integrated end-to-end solutions that help reduce cost and speed time-to-market. The introduction of our 1588v2-enabled processor, switch and PHY solutions marks a new era for packet-based networks and demonstrates the flexibility of Ethernet, allowing it to gain greater momentum and mass adoption in a variety of networks.”