08095710 is referenced by 5 patents and cites 74 patents.

In a particular embodiment, a power sourcing equipment (PSE) device is disclosed that includes a plurality of network input/output (I/O) interfaces adapted to physically and electrically connect to a respective plurality of cables. The PSE device further includes a plurality of driver circuits. Each driver circuit of the plurality of driver circuits is coupled to a respective network I/O interface of the plurality of network I/O interfaces to send and receive data via a respective cable of the respective plurality of cables. Further, the PSE device includes a shared isolation barrier to electrically isolate control circuitry from the plurality of driver circuits.

Title
System and method of providing electrical isolation
Application Number
12/164618
Publication Number
8095710 (B2)
Application Date
June 30, 2008
Publication Date
January 10, 2012
Inventor
Phillip Callahan
Austin
TX, US
Matthew Landry
Austin
TX, US
Agent
Ronald Michael Reed
Polansky & Associates P L L C
Assignee
Silicon Laboratories
TX, US
IPC
G06F 13/38
G06F 13/00
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