September 21, 2010 08:00 ET

2Wire Rolls Out Next Generation Intelligent Gateway to Accelerate Service Provider Delivery of Video and Voice Applications

Further Advancing the Technology of the World's Most Widely Deployed VDSL Gateway, New HomePortal® Gateway Supports Demanding VDSL2 Applications Including High-Definition IPTV and VoIP

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - September 21, 2010) -  2Wire, a provider of broadband solutions, today introduced a new HomePortal® intelligent residential gateway that supports current and emerging VDSL applications. The new HomePortal 3801HGV gateway offers service providers a proven, turnkey solution for quickly delivering triple play services to their subscribers. The HomePortal 3801HGV gateway extends the dominant IPTV leadership position that 2Wire developed with the HomePortal 3800HGV gateway, the most widely deployed VDSL gateway in the world.

"With this gateway as the hub of the home network, service providers can quickly deploy high-definition IPTV services as part of a robust and reliable bundle of voice, data, and entertainment services," said Sean Parham, executive vice president and CMO at 2Wire. "The HomePortal 3801HGV gateway features a variety of innovations which support delivery of demanding services like IPTV and VoIP, including a dual-core processor for increased system processing power, an optimized VDSL design for improved connection rates and reach, and a new HomePNA chipset that doubles coax bandwidth and enables support for more in-home video streams, all while leveraging proven HomePortal 3000 series gateway technology."

Designed specifically for high-bandwidth triple play services, the HomePortal 3801HGV intelligent gateway supports fiber to the node (FTTN) and fiber to the premises (FTTP) with an integrated, advanced VDSL2 modem. It supports multimedia coaxial networking within the home for distribution of bandwidth-intensive applications, such as high-definition video, over existing coaxial cables.

The HomePortal 3801HGV intelligent gateway is part of a comprehensive 2Wire solution for managed service deployments. 2Wire offers service providers a suite of solutions designed to optimize every facet of their broadband service deployment, from device software and hardware to consultative services and call center customer support. 

About 2Wire
2Wire integrated broadband solutions are engineered for the carrier and optimized for the subscriber, providing intuitive, reliable user experiences throughout the connected home. The 2Wire portfolio of broadband solutions includes residential gateways, multi-service media platforms, remote management systems, value-added services, and call center customer support. 2Wire customers are leading broadband providers throughout the U.S., Canada, Latin America, Europe, Australia, and Asia, including AT&T, Telmex, BT, CenturyLink, Bell Canada, SingTel, Telstra, and others. For more information, visit

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