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September 23, 2015

PCIe vs SDIO Wi-Fi Modules, Wi-Fi Bridges and Device Management, and new Silex Partners & Products


White Paper: Choosing the Right Radio for Your Application

PCIe vs SDIO Wi-FiWi-Fi is becoming ubiquitous, finding its way into all sorts of devices including those in consumer, industrial and automotive applications, but with the multitude of Wi-Fi technology options available from multiple suppliers it can be difficult to know which one to choose.  Specifically, most i.MX6 and i.MX7 devices support the option to add either an SDIO or PCIe radio module.

 So, which Wi-Fi radio interface is best for your application?

Download our new white paper to learn about the the trade-offs between PCIe and SDIO Wi-Fi radios to determine the right Wi-Fi technology for your i.MX-based product.

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New Product: AMC Manager Software Available for Remote Management and Bulk Configuration of Silex Products

Silex recently launched AMC Manager software to help network administrators easily configure, manage, and monitor multiple Silex products on the network from one location. It provides early issue detection and helps reduce support costs associated with troubleshooting your wireless devices. Find out more and watch a video about AMC Manager at www.silexamerica.com/amc-manager

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Renesas Partners with Silex to Add Wi-Fi Connectivity to Their Platform

Silex now offers Wi-Fi module support for the Renesas RZ/A1 microprocessors (MPUs). The Silex SX-SDCAN provides Silex and Renesas Electronics America customers with a reliable Wi-Fi plus Bluetooth connectivity option for the Renesas RZ/A1 processor series.

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White Paper: Enterprise Requirements for Ethernet to Wireless Bridges

Ethernet to Wireless bridge products allow Ethernet devices to connect to wireless networks, but many of these products are designed for home or small business use, not for the enterprise. Check out our new white paper about enterprise requirements for converting a standard Ethernet device to a wireless one, including security, compatibility, software, support, and more. See why Konica Minolta and other businesses trust Silex to connect Ethernet devices to business networks.

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