Physical Medium Dependent (PMD) ICs

In addition to a complete range of GaAs die components, Broadcom can also offer a “one stop shop” chip kit solution of Physical Medium Dependent Integrated Circuits (PMD-ICs) of Trans-Impedance Amplifiers (TIAs), laser drivers (LDs), and clock and data recovery (CDRs) for  data center, high performance computing, and enterprise storage networking applications.  The extensive chip set portfolio enables short reach and extended short reach transceiver, Active Optical Cable (AOC), and embedded interconnect solutions with leading edge optical, RF, and thermal performance.