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New SyncServer S80 wins New Product Award

New SyncServer S80 wins New Product Award

Microchip’s SyncServer S80 NTP server won the New Product Showcase Award at the ISC West event in Las Vegas, Nevada organized by the Security Industry Association (SIA). The fully integrated SyncServer S80 with GPS receiver, NTP time server, and PoE interface is network-ready for easy integration into existing physical security […]

GPS Outage on January 25th, 2016

GPS Outage on January 25th, 2016

In case you missed it, there was a significant GPS signal interruption on January 25, 2016, that extended into January 26th. Many of our customers understand the potential impact of GPS signal loss. As soon as we found about it, Empowered Networks’ Customer Support proactively reached out to many of […]

TimeProvider 5000 adds Phase Synch for LTE-A & TDD

TimeProvider 5000 adds Phase Synch for LTE-A & TDD

Microchip’s TimeProvider® 5000 Software Release 2.2.4 adds support for ITU-T G.8275.1, the new PTP Profile for Phase and Time in telecom networks, recently approved by the ITU.  New units ship with support, and deployed units can be software upgraded (with platform maintenance).  Read on for details.

New Product – Microchip IGM-1100i

New Product – Microchip IGM-1100i

Microchip has announced a new, game-changing solution for indoor small-cell deployments. The new Integrated GNSS Master (IGM-1100i) fully integrates a best-in-class 1588v2 PTP grandmaster with a GNSS receiver and antenna, and uses Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) for power and network connectivity. The Microchip indoor wall or ceiling mounted IGM automatically self-configures, locks […]

Symmetricom is now Microchip

Symmetricom is now Microchip

On November 26th, 2013, Microchip completed the acquisition of Symmetricom. Microchip is a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance. Acquisition of Symmetricom adds precision timekeeping products and technologies, that Microchip will leverage to “develop roadmaps that will allow us to provide new solutions that contribute […]