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Ethernet of Everything

Quick and Easy Networking of "Things"

Summary

Whether called Internet of Things (IoT), Industrial IoT, or Industrial Ethernet – any “thing” can now be connected and controlled —garage openers, home appliances, HVAC systems, lighting and an endless array of other common products. This places increased importance on creating products that are easily connected and provide intelligent control within a simplified development environment.

We Enable Things

Networked things range in complexity from the simplest environmental sensor to processing intensive devices. Microchip’s 8-bit and 32-bit microcontrollers enable these applications with lightweight communications stacks and an extensive mix of smart peripherals that operate independently of the core — requiring little to no CPU intervention. Paired with Microchip’s industry-leading eXtreme Low Power (XLP) and picoPower® technologies, PIC and AVR MCUs enable innovation in the Ethernet of Everything.

With development support for nearly anything, Microchip’s Ethernet solutions build upon an established networking foundation, providing improved system performance, reduced latency, ease of installation and scaling, as well as the option to incorporate Power over Ethernet (PoE) for single line power and communications. Hybrid networks incorporate multiple networking technologies including wired, wireless, server management, and cloud connectivity.

Ethernet of Everything Diagram

Scaling Solutions

  • Extensive 8-/32-bit PIC® & AVR® MCU Product Portfolio
  • Autonomous Analog & Digital Peripheral Operation
  • Flexible MAC/PHY Options

Communications & Control

  • Easy Ethernet Enablement (UDP, UDP + CoAP, TCPIP)
  • Customizable Response & Control
  • Human & Sensor Interface
MCU Max FLASH (KB) Max RAM (KB) MAC/PHY Support
Integrated ENC28J60 ENC424J600 KSZ8851
10 Mb 10 Mb 10/100 Mb 10/100 Mb
ATmega2560 256 8
ATmega1284P 128 16
PIC18FxxK42 128 8
PIC18FxxJ60 128 4
PIC18FxxK40 128 4
ATmega64xx 64 8
PIC16F191xx 56 4
PIC16F188xx 56 4
ATmega328 32 2
PIC16F153xx 14 1

Email us with questions or comments at EoE@microchip.com

 
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