Friday, March 24th, 2017

August 2016 – At this year’s IDF, Pericom was showing their long time series of re-timers, re-drivers, and packet switch products under their new parent company name of Diodes Inc. Pericom, which was established in 1990, was acquired by Diodes Inc in November 2015. A major announcement was the launch of the PCIe Gen 2 [...]

August 2015 – At IDF 2015 in San Francisco, Pericom was showing their next generation of high speed connectivity products to support modern server and mobile device design for the Intel platform. According to industry analysts, mobile devices and PCs unit sales combined will exceed 2.2 billion units by 2020. These next generation mobile devices [...]

August 18, 2015 at the Intel Developer Forum, San Francisco—The Pericom Semiconductor Corporation announced new families of high-speed support products for use in diverse applications including notebook, smart phone, tablet and servers. The new products address the needs for switching, connectivity, signal-integrity and timing functions for the highly complex multi-protocol interfaces. The signal integrity solutions [...]

July 2015 – The next generation of mobile devices and notebooks are moving to a thinner form factor. This thinner body design is the driving force behind the rapid adoption of the new USB type C connector which is reversible plug/ receptacle providing multi-function single cable solution for the USB 3.x interface. The interface is [...]

November 2014 – At the Open Server Summit in Santa Clara Pericom was showing major portions of their full server design solution. As the number of cores, high speed interfaces, memory sockets, and board sizes get larger it is becoming more difficult to get the signals across to where they are needed. While semiconductor technology [...]

September 9, 2014, Intel Developer Forum, San Francisco—Pericom announced a broad range of new products at the show. Following the lead of the standards organizations and OEM roadmaps, they are making products that will enhance mobility and interoperability. The emphasis is on low power operation and small packaging for all of the parts. The new [...]

October 5, 2013, IEEE Communications Society and Consumer Electronics Society, Santa Clara, CA—Tam Do from Pericom described the realities of large digital TV designs. The increasing screen sizes can cause problems if the digital data feeds for the screen are not carefully designed. Data routing and transport for the larger screens is becoming an issue [...]

September 2013 – At IDF 2013 in San Francisco, Pericom was showing their new high performance redriver chips that are enabling both the large format CE devices/Network devices and the active cable/expander marketplace. One of the themes at IDF this year were higher bandwidths for connectivity. The increase in images, video and other long run [...]

October 2012 – To address the rapidly growing PCIe based security and surveillance systems marketplace, Pericom held a briefing to introduce an 8 channel and 4 channel video decoder product. The two parts, which are both sampling and in production now are the PI7C9x9208 and the PI7C9x9204S. The new surveillance systems have a increased number [...]

November 2012 – In conversation, Alex Hui is sincere, modest, and seems content with the life he has made for himself. He found good people, business opportunities, and created a successful company. Alex is frugal with resources, he never wastes them. He is concerned about resources, including the most important asset – people. He learned [...]