IP-based networking products and solutions Planet Technology Corporation (PTC) has selected Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (VSC) for its three smart switch platforms.
The products implemented include SparX and E-Stax Ethernet switch technology and SMBStax software for PTC’s latest generation of Managed Layer 2/Layer 3 smart Ethernet switch platforms.
In a statement VSC said that the switches and software are specifically designed to meet small and medium enterprises and emerging IoT market.
Tom Shih, CTO, PTC, said, “Planet’s XGSW, WGSW and IGS series managed Smart Ethernet switches are designed to support distributed intelligent communication for networked control. Vitesse delivered the optimal level of integration and innovative features that we needed to advance our platforms, improving performance, security and IPv6 readiness to meet our customers.”
Uday Mudoi, vice president, VSC said, “IoT continues to be a promising market segment for Vitesse, with design wins comprising over 25 percent of the overall total last quarter. Leading OEMs like Planet clearly recognize the time-to-market value that Vitesse Ethernet solutions deliver.”