10-Gb Ethernet transceiver lowers cost of stacking links

Vativ Technologies has introduced a reduced-cost, 10Gbits/s stacking link IC to its V10LAN product line, and the company reports that it is the industry’s first and only family of single-chip 10-Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) transceivers for full-duplex operation over a single CAT5e unshielded twisted-pair (UTP) cable.