April 25, 2011 08:00 ET

ZyXEL Communications Discusses Latest Home Networking Standards and Technologies at Broadband Properties Summit 2011

Leading Industry Expert David Thompson to Identify New Revenue Opportunities for Service Providers in the Evolving 'Connected Home' Environment

ANAHEIM, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 25, 2011) - ZyXEL Communications, a leading provider of secure broadband networking, Internet connectivity and routing products, announced today that its director of product marketing David Thompson will speak at the Broadband Properties Summit in Addison, Texas, April 26-28. Broadband Properties Summit is ideal for telecommunications, cable and real estate management, as well as state and local government officials, and will address everything an organization needs to know to survive and thrive in an ultra-connected world. Thompson will join a panel of industry experts in home networking to discuss ways service providers can best leverage the increased number of web-connected devices in US households to generate new revenue streams and cost savings.

WHEN: Thursday, April 28, 9:00am CT
WHERE: Hotel InterContinental, Addison, TX
SESSION TITLE: New revenue streams for home networking
MODERATOR: Stuart Sikes, president, Park Associates
PANELISTS: David Thompson, director of product marketing, ZyXEL; Ronald Laudner, president and CEO, OmniTel Communications; and Chano Gomez, director of business development for home networking, Lantiq North America

By 2014, the typical house will have between five and ten Internet-enabled devices. This opens numerous opportunities for service providers that can identify and execute on new possibilities generated by the latest home networking standards and technologies currently being developed in the market. Joined by various industry luminaries, Thompson will discuss the role of the broadband gateway as a portal for new services like home safety, telehealth and energy monitoring as well as technologies that help service providers provision these services remotely and on-demand.

If you are interested in scheduling an appointment to meet with ZyXEL and Broadband Properties Summit, please contact Brittney Wolff at

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About ZyXEL Communications
ZyXEL offers reliable, end-to-end, fully-converged solutions for delivering broadband access, services and applications for home and businesses. Our desire to build exactly what the carrier wants, our talent to deliver it, and our commitment to lifecycle support makes ZyXEL a valued and dependable business partner. With North American headquarters in Anaheim, California, ZyXEL's affordable, high-performance products include CPEs and DSLAMs, cable access, broadband-sharing, LTE, WiMAX, VoIP, Ethernet, network security, wireless and connected home solutions for a wide range of deployment scenarios. ZyXEL customers are supported by a trusted and reliable team that enables them to work without interruption.

Contact Information


    Jake Sailana
    ZyXEL Communications
    714-632-0882 x.276
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    Brittney Wolff / Lauren Grassetti
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