SOURCE: HomeGrid Forum

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HomeGrid Forum

October 22, 2013 05:00 ET

HomeGrid Forum Certifies Three New Sagemcom HomePNA Products

Sagemcom Expands Certified HomePNA Product Portfolio With New Gateways

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS--(Marketwired - Oct 22, 2013) -

Highlights:

  • HomeGrid Forum awards HomePNA certification to three new Sagemcom products
  • Sagemcom's new residential gateways add to HomeGrid's growing certified HomePNA product list

HomeGrid Forum today announced that it has awarded HomePNA certification to three new Sagemcom products that have passed HomeGrid's stringent HomePNA certification testing.

The addition of these new products to the increasing list of certified HomePNA systems follows Sagemcom's first HomePNA Residential Gateway earlier this year.

"We believe that HomeGrid's certification is a mark of distinction. Integrating certified HomePNA into our products enables service providers to deliver a highly reliable in-home backbone for extending and enhancing existing Wi-Fi® networks and providing the Quality of Experience that consumers have come to expect. With a HomePNA-based network, consumers can move an ever-expanding range of media content around the home quickly and easily," said Ahmed Selmani, Deputy CEO of Sagemcom Broadband.

John Egan, President of the HomeGrid Forum, said: "Sagemcom continues to expand its range of certified HomePNA products to meet market demand, providing both consumers and service providers with a solid and high quality range of HomePNA products. The level of ongoing commitment to HomePNA technology, demonstrated by Sagemcom and many others, ensures a continuous flow of new, quality products to the market. Sagemcom's continued commitment to HomePNA technology underscores the importance of HomeGrid's certification program for HomePNA devices as well as the strength of the technology for service providers."

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For more information please contact Sheila Lashford at +44 (0) 1636 812152 or email pr@homegridforum.org.

About HomeGrid Forum
 
HomeGrid Forum (HGF) merged with the HomePNA Alliance in May 2013, to form an industry alliance of over 70 members including some of the world's largest Service Providers, system manufacturers, and silicon companies. HGF is the leading organization for promoting advanced wired home networking. While supporting the existing base of HomePNA deployments, the combined organization promotes the smooth transition of all wireline home networking technologies to a single, unified, multi-sourced home networking technology, G.hn, over coax, phone wires, powerline, and plastic optic fiber. HGF provides silicon and system certification through its compliance and interoperability testing programs to ensure that service providers and retail customers can have great confidence in all G.hn and HomePNA products.

For more information on the expanded HomeGrid Forum, please visit www.homegridforum.org or follow us on http://twitter.com/homegrid_forum.

SAGEMCOM CONTACT :
Sylvaine Couleur
Marketing and Communication Director
+33 (0)1 57 61 30 80
sylvaine.couleur@sagemcom.com

About Sagemcom
A French high-tech group of international dimensions, Sagemcom operates on the broadband (digital home, set-top boxes, Internet routers, telephony and multimedia terminals), telecoms and energy (smartgrid and energy management) and document management (printing terminals, software and solutions, digital production workflow) markets.

With a revenue of around 1.3 billion euros, Sagemcom employs 4,600 people on five continents; currently a European leader on most of its key markets, Sagemcom aims to become a world leader in communicating terminals with high added value.

Sagemcom has provided support for its clients for the last 25 years by preparing and implementing their energy management projects, and by deploying secure and sustainable metering solutions, from meters to information systems.

www.sagemcom.com / www.facebook.com/SagemcomOfficiel / https://twitter.com/Sagemcom_group

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