ST home networking chipset receives MoCA 2.0 certification

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015
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STMicroelectronics Home-Networking Solution Receives MoCA 2.0 Certification

  • The certified solution addresses Gateway, Set Top Box, and home network bridge markets

GENEVA — STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, announces that its STiC2BB+STiC2PA home-networking reference design has received the MoCA® (Multimedia over Coax Alliance) 2.0 interoperability certificate(1). ST’s MoCA 2.0-certified solution delivers the highest standard in home networking, boosting speed, power efficiency, and capacity for a multi-room HD and Ultra-HD experience.

ST’s highly integrated and very-low-power home-networking product can enable a multitude of MoCA 2.0-capable devices, stimulating the consumption of rich multimedia content within the whole home. The certified solution is available and has already been selected by several leading equipment manufacturers.

“In the dynamic and competitive Consumer industry, ST continues to be a leading provider of solutions based on the MoCA technologies. The MoCA 2.0 certification confirms ST’s strong expertise in the home-networking space and its commitment to being a reference partner for Multiple Service Operators (MSOs) in opening new business opportunities,” said Thomas Meyer, Headless Product Line Manager, Consumer Product Division, STMicroelectronics.

The STiC2BB+STiC2PA reference development boards and Host software are available now, enabling rapid design of MoCA 2.0-based prototypes and products.

1. for Ethernet to MoCA 2.0 bridge