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Microchip Technology Incorporated,  a Wesco Anixter Solution Partner, is a leading provider of embedded control and system solutions. The company's solutions serve more than 125,000 customers in the industrial, automotive, consumer, aerospace and defense, communications and computing markets.  Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Microchip offers excellent technical support along with reliable, quality delivery

Microchip’s Power over Ethernet (PoE) injectors/midspans and switches offer industry-leading solutions for any PoE application. Our vendor-agnostic solutions support a wide range of applications in a variety of indoor, outdoor and industrial environments with PoE power up to 90W per port. By supporting both pre-standard and IEEE-compliant PoE devices, these solutions make it easy for users and system engineers to transition to the latest IEEE® 802.3bt standard without having to change network switches or cabling infrastructure. As an innovator and thought leader in PoE technology, Microchip is the only supplier of PoE Powered Device (PD) ICs, PoE Power Sourcing Equipment (PSE) ICs, PoE systems (injectors/midspans and switches) and test equipment.

Timing and synchronization are indispensable in our increasingly digital, networked world. Precise, accurate time enables virtually all infrastructures such as data centers, wired and wireless communications, financial exchanges, industrial networks, smart power grid, and other secure communications.

Microchip’s security hardened Network Time Protocol (NTP) servers are purpose-built to deliver exact hardware-based NTP time stamps with and unparalleled accuracy and security.

Lead Supplier of Timing Infrastructure

  • 93% of UTC world time Weighted contributions at BIPM
  • 60%+ worldwide market share in sync for commercial communications
  • 60%+ share of NTP sync servers
  • The preferred next generation timing provider to major NEMs

Lead Supplier of Power over Ethernet

  • More than 20 years of history in PoE
  • Patented PoE Technology - Holds majority of patents
  • Only supplier of PoE IC’s, Midspans, Switches & Test Equipment
    • Over 80% Market share of PoE Midspan market
    • Over 33% of PoE PSE IC market, over 200M ports shipped
    • Designed into more than 400 industry-leading PoE switches
  • Key contributor to IEEE 802.3af, 802.3at and 802.3bt
  • Ethernet Alliance member
  • Heading Power over HDBaseT at HDBaseT Alliance
  • N-BaseT Alliance member
  • Cisco Solution Partner

  • 23/05/2024

    Microchip - Zero Trust Networks

    Accurate timekeeping is essential for maintaining comprehensive log files that record the details of all actions within a Zero Trust network, including the individuals involved, the nature of the activity, the timing, and the locations.

01 MAR 2023
Power over Ethernet (PoE) Switch Adds Advanced Network and Security Features for Outdoor Applications
Microchip’s PDS-204GCO, the next-generation solution of the popular PDS-104GO, also offers easy installation and environmental protection

02 MAR 2021
Microchip Releases the First IEEE® 802.3bt Power over Ethernet to USB Type-C® Power and Data Adapter
Enables extended installation reach of USB Type-C devices while supporting a variety of input PoE standards up to 90W and output power up to 60W

22 MAR 2021
Microchip’s SyncServer S600 Series Time Server Now Defends Against GPS Jamming and Spoofing
BlueSky™ technology now integrated into the SyncServer instrument to protect integrity of its time and frequency outputs

Microchip's PoE to USB-C® Data and Power Adapter


Powering the Party with PoE


Discover Microchip’s multi-Power over Ethernet (mPoE) technology: the ultimate solution to power any wired network device.

Enabling New Applications with PoE Solutions

Featured Microchip Products

1-Port High-Power, 30W Per Port, IEEE802.3AT image
PoE Managed Switch, 4 Port, 60W Per Port image
4-Port (15.4W per port) PoE Midspan image
24-Port PoE Midspan, 60 W Per Port image