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AR# 13944

CORE Generator Gigabit Ethernet MAC - MIIM is referenced in the data sheet but is never defined. What is "MIIM"?

Description

General Description: 

MIIM is referenced in the Ethernet MAC data sheet but is never defined. What is MIIM?

Solution

MIIM is an acronym that stands for Media-Independent Interface Management. It refers to the MDIO and MDC interface signals.

AR# 13944
Date Created 08/29/2007
Last Updated 05/14/2014
Status Archive
Type General Article