TimeLab unveils digital timing platform for PCs

October 2005
Portable Design;Oct2005, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p4
The article focuses on the digital clock platform manufactured by Andover, Massachusetts-based TimeLab Corp. The electronic device employs a proprietary technology designed to replace the traditional analog phase-locked loop-based chips and crystals. The device integrates multiple synthesizers on a single chip, to allow designers to control and adjust clock frequencies to the requirements of a subsystem. The platform combines an integrated timing processor unit with associated timing control software. The TotalClock device measures the operating frequency of the oscillator and use the measurement to create precise digital waveforms. The platform enables system designers to simultaneously control and synchronize the slewing of multiple clocks across multiple frequencies, for reduced power consumption and increased over-clocking performance.


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