Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Frost & Sullivan Awards Vitesse Semiconductor for Energy-Saving Solutions - EcoEthernet™ helps reduce Network Switching Power consumption worldwide (Pink Sheets: VTSS.PK)
Frost & Sullivan Awards Vitesse Semiconductor for Energy-Saving Solutions


PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Mountain View, CA, United States, 2008/09/18 - EcoEthernet™ helps reduce Network Switching Power consumption worldwide (Pink Sheets: VTSS.PK).

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


Based on its recent analysis of the Ethernet integrated circuits (ICs) market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (Pink Sheets: VTSS.PK) with the 2008 Global Frost & Sullivan Green Excellence of the Year Award. Vitesse's development of the EcoEthernet solutions is a significant first step toward reducing worldwide network switching power consumption.

Vitesse's Ethernet IC product families include the SimpliPHY™ Gigabit Ethernet Copper PHY devices, which contain innovative timing recovery and adaptive equalization algorithms that increase cable noise tolerance levels. SimpliPHY™ enables the usage of lower-cost magnetics, owing to its patented voltage-mode line driver technology. The SparX™ series of Gigabit Ethernet switches is a line of unmanaged and smart web-managed switches that cost-effectively eliminate the need for external processing and memory found in fully-managed switches. Lastly, Vitesse's G-RocX™ devices, a family of low-power Gigabit Ethernet Router systems-on-chips (SOCs), are an ideal solution for next-generation residential and small and medium enterprises (SME) gateways.

Vitesse created a competitive advantage by identifying a rising trend in energy saving in the Ethernet networking segment and providing customers a means to differentiate their solutions by incorporating EcoEthernet power-savings technology into their products.

"Vitesse developed two advanced, innovative green features, that are known industry-wide as ActiPHY™ and PerfectReach™, to provide greater Ethernet energy efficiency," explains Frost & Sullivan Research Analyst Jayalakashmi Janakiraman. "Since Ethernet connectivity is available in a lot of equipment today, there is significant potential for energy savings."

ActiPHY helps save power by detecting inactive Ethernet ports on network devices and automatically powering them down or placing them in sleep mode. A built-in programmable sleep timer occasionally checks for the presence of link pulses so that it can immediately restore the active mode of operation. The IEEE802.3 Ethernet specification does not stipulate a standby power mode when a link is not established. However, the compatible ActiPHY implementation can reduce port power consumption by more than 400 mW.

"Vitesse estimates significant physical port power consumption can be saved when using its Ethernet products with the ActiPHY mode enabled versus the company's standard chips," observes Janakiraman. "At the system level for 5- and 8-port switches, this feature can save between 80 to 85 percent of power."

Meanwhile, Vitesse's PerfectReach, an intelligent algorithm, adjusts power to the required levels after approximately determining the cable length by measuring link pulse degradation. Since the IEEE802.3 specification requires PHYs (physical layer) to communicate at maximum cable reach of 100 m even if plugged into a cable that is much shorter, there would be an unnecessary waste of power. The first-generation of PerfectReach addresses this problem and helps achieve power savings of up to 10 percent when plugged into shorter cables.

"These energy-efficient solutions, collectively referred to as EcoEthernet, are integrated in all SimpliPHY™, SparX™, and G-RocX™ devices that are in mass production," continues Janakiraman. "The features are made available as part of a simple and eco-friendly software upgrade that consumes negligible amounts of processing power and therefore, are expected to go a long way in helping designers meet various emerging energy efficiency standards."

Vitesse's EcoEthernet features not only provide customers with an interim solution for their energy saving needs, but also help clients maximize resources and gain a competitive edge.

Each year Frost & Sullivan presents this award to the company that has demonstrated unique product design and development initiatives, which is aligned with a sustainable and environmentally conscious objective within its industry sector. This Award signifies the company's identification of a unique and revolutionary solution with significant environmental benefits, while simultaneously presenting tremendous market potential. Moreover, the Award also signifies that the company's overall business strategy is sound and poised for success.

Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards recognize companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development. Industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research in order to identify best practices in the industry.

About Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation

Vitesse ( designs, develops and markets a diverse portfolio of high-performance, cost-competitive semiconductor solutions for Carrier and Enterprise networks worldwide. Engineering excellence and dedicated customer service distinguish Vitesse as an industry leader in Gigabit Ethernet LAN, Ethernet-over-SONET, Fibre Channel, Serial Attached SCSI, Optical Transport, and other applications. Vitesse innovation empowers customers to deliver superior products for Enterprise, Access, Metro, and Core applications.

About Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, partners with clients to accelerate their growth. The company's TEAM Research, Growth Consulting and Growth Team™ Membership empower clients to create a growth-focused culture that generates, evaluates and implements effective growth strategies. Frost & Sullivan employs over 45 years of experience in partnering with Global 1000 companies, emerging businesses and the investment community from more than 30 offices on six continents.

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan


Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)


Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker


Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

# # #
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!

Frost & Sullivan Awards Vitesse Semiconductor for Energy-Saving Solutions

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
Frost & Sullivan |
Contact: Jake Wengroff 
210.247.3806 jake.wengroff[.]
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Frost & Sullivan securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Read Latest Press Releases From Frost & Sullivan / Company Profile

Read Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Most Recent Related Press Releases:

AURIX™ Microcontroller TC3xx Family of Infineon Fuels Automated Driving and Electromobility
Infineon and Argus Enhance the Security of the Connected and Automated Car and Present A Cyber Security Solution for Central Gateway Protection
Partitionware Selects Dialogic® DSI STP Solution to Extend Networking Services
RC-E Discrete IGBTs from Infineon Allow for Drop-in Replacement with Benchmark for Price/performance
Optimisation of Expanding Radio Access Networks Boosts Strong Demand for Testing Finds Frost & Sullivan
Spellman to Introduce New LPX300 Portable X-Ray System for NDT Applications At ASNT Conference in Long Beach, California
Dialogic Announces Software Subscription Plans
Europe Surpasses North America as the Largest Smart Gas Meter Market Finds Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan Lauds U.S. Tsubaki Power Transmission’s Broad Product Portfolio that Addresses Customer Requirements for Top Quality
OptiMOS™ 5 150 V Delivers A Breakthrough Reduction in On-state Resistance and Reverse Recovery Charge

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns

NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...


Visit  Demyk Lightmod Products, Inc.



  ©2016 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today