WITH the introduction of the KS8695, Micrel, represented by Braemac , has successfully integrated 5-port fast Ethernet transceivers, MACs, switch controller and on-chip frame buffer memory with a high performance ARM922T core, offering a fully-optimised solution for the SOHO gateway market.
The KS8695 is a single-chip solution which integrates all the key components needed for a high-performance, low-cost, low-power multiple-Ethernet-port broadband gateway.
The KS8695-based platform enables OEM/ODM customers to provide up to six times the routing performance of a typical existing gateway product.
* A 166MHz 32-bit ARM922T CPU core with a memory-management-unit (MMU).
* 5-port Ethernet managed switch, on-chip frame buffers and five low-power mixed-signal 10/100 transceivers
* WAN port connection supports xDSL, cable modem, wireless and fibre.
To find out more contact Braemac or visit http://www.micrel.com/press/PR/ks8695_pr.shtml