07010612 is referenced by 52 patents and cites 37 patents.

A universal serializer/deserializer (“ser/des”) is disclosed that provides hardware implemented modules of those functions determined to be most applicable to a communications protocol. Functionality that is determined to be more unique for a given protocol is implemented in software. Accordingly, a universal ser/des is provided that is able to be used for a plurality of different protocols now known, and configured to communicate with protocols that may be developed in the future.

Title
Universal serializer/deserializer
Application Number
9/888212
Publication Number
7010612 (B1)
Application Date
June 22, 2001
Publication Date
March 7, 2006
Inventor
Tibet Mimaroglu
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Kwok Hung Si
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Agent
Fenwick & West
Assignee
Ubicom
CA, US
IPC
H04J 3/06
G06F 15/173
G06F 15/16
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