What do you do when you need a semiconductor that the original component manufacturer no longer produces and the finished-goods stock has run out?Retrofitting or redesigning the system and completing a new qualification may not be possible due to time, engineering resources, risk or money. The best solution is a Rochester Electronics re-creation. But what exactly is a Rochester Electronics re-creation or ported device?
Originally introduced by Motorola in 1984, this classic 32-bit microprocessor was used in many products, including the Apple Macintosh II featured in the 2015 film “Steve Jobs” as well as many other consumer and industrial products that still use the MC68020 today.
LinkIt™ 2523 HDK (the "Product"), offered as part of MediaTekLinkIt™ Development Platform for RTOS, is developed, manufactured, offered and sold by Silicon Application Corp. Group ("SAC"), a member of WPG Holdings (“WPG”), and/or WPG, subject to its sales terms and conditions. SAC develops the Product based on the hardware board reference design available on the website of MediaTek Inc.