LONDON Plextek, the independent electronics design consultancy which specialises in communications and is based in Great Chesterford, Essex has become a certified design house for Analog Devices.
Plextek will provide design, development and support services for ADI products including low data rate wireless connectivity IC's and synthesiser IC's.
Under the terms on a memorandum of understanding between the companies ADI will refer to Plextek, customers who require assistance with wireless connectivity and telemetry solutions using ADI's ADF701X family of ISM band transmitter ICs, or the soon to be released ADF702X family of ISM band transceiver ICs. These are highly integrated parts are used to develop low cost ISM-band transceiver products.
Plextek is currently working on the development of a protocol stack for use with the ADF702X family of transeivers and ADI plans to offer this free of charge to customers wishing to develop products based around these devices.