January, 2020

Serial Link Equalization Primer

Author: Donald Telian , SI Guys - Guest Blogger Equalization is powerful. SerDes Serializer-Deserializer Equalization has enabled data rates we would not have thought possible, and it continues to be the secret sauce of serial links. While good performance depends on doing basic things in hardware Steps 1 to 6 , it is arguably the configuration of SerDes Equalization Settings SES, Step 7 that determines eye margins - as illustrated in Fixing Signal Integrity Issues in Software . As such, SI an...

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