February 02, 2015 05:00 ET

ASSIA CEO Dr. John Cioffi to Present at Campus Party Brazil on High-Speed Broadband and the Customer Experience

Presentation Provides Expert Insight Into Broadband Diagnostics and Optimization to Improve Consumer Broadband Connectivity and Speed

REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 2, 2015) - ASSIA, Inc., a leading solutions company for broadband service providers, has announced that ASSIA CEO and Chairman Dr. John Cioffi is presenting "How Hot is Your Internet?" at Campus Party Brazil on February 5th. The presentation focuses on how to achieve better, faster Internet connectivity -- even as consumers add more devices to home networks and stream more content -- and features insights on the causes and remedies for service outages and line instability.

Dr. Cioffi also will present a recently launched mobile application from ASSIA called Cloudcheck®. Cloudcheck helps consumers understand their Internet connectivity performance, and where possible allows them to choose "over the top" monitoring and optimization services to improve their connectivity experience without service provider intervention.

Who: Dr. John Cioffi, CEO and Chairman, ASSIA, Inc.

What: How Hot is Your Internet?

When: 1700 hours, Thursday, February 5, 2015

Where: Campus Party, São Paulo, Brazil

About Campus Party
Campus Party is an annual week long, 24-hours-a-day technology festival where thousands of "campuseros" (hackers, developers, gamers and geeks) equipped with laptops camp on-site and immerse themselves in a truly unique environment. Recognized as the biggest electronic entertainment event online in the world, Campus Party unites the brightest young minds in technology and science under the idea that the "Internet is not a network of computers, it's a network of people." Campus Party was founded in Málaga, Spain in 1997 as a hub for tech enthusiasts with the goal of uniting the best young talent on the Internet to share ideas, learn, and build a better tomorrow through initiatives.

About Dr. John Cioffi
Dr. John Cioffi is a 35-year veteran of the DSL industry and sports numerous prestigious awards for his contributions to technology and industry. Prior to founding ASSIA in 2003, he served as founder, CTO and vice president of engineering at Amati before its acquisition by Texas Instruments. Dr. Cioffi held a tenured endowed professorship at Stanford University in the Department of Electrical Engineering from 1985 to 2009, where he is now an active Professor Emeritus with limited ongoing research efforts in broadband access. He has published more than 400 papers and holds more than 100 patents. Dr. Cioffi is a member of the United States National Academy of Engineering and an International Fellow of the United Kingdom Royal Society of Engineering. He is a winner of the Economist Computing and Telecommunications Award (2010), the IEEE Alexander Graham Bell Medal (2010), the IEEE Kobayashi Award (2001), and the Marconi Society's Marconi Prize (2006). He currently serves on the board of Alto Beam and on the Marconi Society Board of Trustees. Dr. Cioffi holds a BSEE from the University of Illinois and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Stanford University.

About ASSIA, Inc.
ASSIA, Inc. is a strategic and trusted solutions vendor to broadband service providers worldwide. ASSIA solutions enable providers to grow revenues, increase customer satisfaction, improve operational efficiencies, and deliver new multimedia content to the broadband-enabled home. ASSIA has more than 70 million broadband lines under contract with top-tier service providers worldwide and is backed by strategic investors, including AT&T, Mingly China Growth Fund, SFR Development, Sandalwood Partners, Sofinnova Partners, Stanford University, Swisscom Ventures, T-Ventures, and Telefonica. For more information, visit

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