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Microchip Technology Incorporated,  an Anixter Solution Partner, is a leading provider of embedded control and system solutions. The company's solutions serve more than 120,000 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.

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

  • 10/01/2024

    Microchip - PoE and its multiple Applications

    A quick way to learn more by Microchip. Microchip PoE midspan/injectors and switches provide a simple and easy way to reliably power IP cameras addressing all your unique business requirements.

  • 06/10/2022

    Microchip - PoE Midspans: When One Port is Not Enough

    Single-port midspans are a highly effective solution although sometimes not the most efficient. When installing multiple devices such as WAPs throughout a campus, it is much more efficient to use a multiport midspan.

  • 12/11/2020

    Powering Access Control Systems Using Microchip mPoE

    Power over Ethernet (PoE) is a technology that enables delivery of safe and intelligent power along with data over standard Ethernet infrastructure to facilitate quick and easy installation of IP-based devices.



  • PoE Goes Outdoor
    With Microsemi’s industry-leading outdoor PoE solutions, customers can leverage well-known PoE advantages in extreme weather conditions typically associated with microwave point-to-point, small cells, and surveillance camera installations.

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