Semitech provides the semiconductor devices that enable the transformation of the electricity grid into a smart grid. Their chips help to transform homes into energy-aware "smart homes" that react to conditions on the grid, thus implementing a worldwide communications network based on the existing power grid.
Semitech's family of PLC devices delivers a range of solutions and bandwidth for smart grid communications. Semitech's products have consistently proven to be the most robust solution for broad deployment in the harsh power grid environments.
The universal characteristic of the Semitech technology is that this innovative solution enables a device to communicate through existing power lines or standard electrical wiring, whether the device is an electricity meter, a machine used in a factory, or a component of a home automation or security system.