Silicon Creations, LLC
1745 N. Brown Rd #200, Lawrenceville, GA 30043, USA
Silicon Creations is a self-funded, leading silicon intellectual-property (IP) provider with offices in the US and Poland, and sales representation worldwide. The company provides world-class silicon IP for precision and general-purpose timing (PLLs), oscillators, low-power, high-performance multi-protocol and targeted SerDes and high-speed differential I/Os for diverse applications including smart phones, wearables, consumer devices, processors, network devices, automotive, IoT, and medical devices. Silicon Creations’ IP is proven and/or in high-volume mass production in process technologies up to the most advanced available in the industry.
With a complete commitment to customer satisfaction, Silicon Creations’ IP has an excellent record of taking first silicon to mass production. Silicon Creations has achieved ISO 9001 certification for both its USA and Poland locations. Silicon Creations’ commitment to customer success and social responsibility has been recognized with multiple Best Analog – Mixed Signal IP awards from TSMC and is captured in its motto: “We’re successful when you are!”
Diverse building blocks to be used in ASIC implementations and that can be used in SoCs together with Achronix eFPGA and are proven or in production from 180nm to 3nm:
- Fractional-N Ring PLL: General purpose frequency synthesizers with ultra-wide input and output frequency ranges, programmable and power/jitter tradeoff; Includes jitter-optimized variants for PCIe2/6 reference clock generation.
- LC PLL: Compact and with excellent PPA suitable for high-end ADCs, DACs and SerDes. 0.1mm2, <10mW and <1ps broadband jitter.
- OSC: Free-running oscillators without off-chip components generating clocks for automotive safety monitors, always-on and watchdog circuits.
- XO: Crystal oscillators with programmable power and wide temperature range for automotive applications.
- LVDS: Bi-Directional LVDS I/Os for clock and data sharing and DisplayPort AUX channels.
- MPPMA: Multiprotocol SerDes PMAs supporting over 30 protocols including CEI 6G & 11G SR, MR, LR, Ethernet 10GBASE-X/S/K/R, PCIe Gen1/2/3/4/5, V-by-One HS/US, CPRI, PON, OTN/OTU, 3GSDI, JESD204A/B/C, SATA1-3, XAUI, SGMII.
- ULLPMA: Latency Optimized SerDes PMAs with in-PMA latency below 1.3ns at 10.3Gbps supporting High-Frequency Trading applications in 40G, 40LP and 12FFC.
- Targeted SerDes PMAs for various protocols including V-by-One, DisplayPort and JESD204.
Silicon Creations’ IPs and solutions on Achronix FPGAs and eFPGAs.