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Serial data transmission
Suckow, Edmund H. Fairchild Semiconductor, South Portland, Maine.
- Serial-deserializer characteristics
- Device switching
- Additional Reading
Transmitting data in serial format is the latest trend in high-speed communication applications. Used not only in multicard backplanes (circuit boards), this shift from parallel to serial format is also occurring in devices as common as cell phones and flat-panel displays. What follows is an introduction to serial technology, economic and technology-related trade-offs, and related applications. Before beginning, it is necessary to first know the history for the previous 10 years in backplane communications.
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