Digital TV News: DS2

Comtrend and DS2 Preview 400Mbps PLC Technology at the 2008 BBWF Forum
Sep 29, 2008 – Comtrend and DS2 are previewing next generation 400Mbps Powerline communications technology at the Broadband World Forum in Brussels.
News categories: Comtrend, DS2, BBWF, IPTV, Semiconductor, Smart Home

New DS2 powerline chipsets to provide four times faster transmission speeds than standard wireless
Sep 9, 2008 – DS2 has developed major new features for its 200Mbps powerline communications chipsets to enable four times faster transmission speeds than standard wireless networks. It will showcase how these new upgrades at this year's IBC.
News categories: DS2, Digital TV, IBC2022, IPTV, Semiconductor, Smart Home

DS2 advocates Powerline Communications for whole home connectivity in IPTV services
Jun 2, 2008 – DS2 will debut on the Computex show floor with a display entitled Connectivity. The demo highlights key features of DS2 Powerline Communications ICs for self-install and whole home networking in IPTV services to build or extend a home network.
News categories: DS2, IPTV, Semiconductor, Smart Home

Industry Creates HomeGrid Forum to Develop Technology for Enjoying Multimedia Anywhere in the Home
Apr 29, 2008 – Infineon Technologies, Intel Corporation, Panasonic and Texas Instruments have announced the creation of HomeGrid Forum, which aims to promote and influence a single, next-generation worldwide standard for networking digital content.
News categories: HomeGrid Forum, Digital TV, Semiconductor, Smart Home

Portugal Telecom selects DS2 powerline technology for advanced, HD-ready IPTV
Apr 15, 2008 – DS2 and Portugal Telecom have announced that DS2's UPA-compliant 200Mbps powerline technology has been selected to offer a remotely-managed, multi-channel IPTV service over power lines or coax that substantially reduces installation time and costs.
News categories: DS2, Portugal Telecom, Digital TV, IPTV, Portugal, Semiconductor, Set Top Box, Smart Home

Control of IPTV Home Network Improves OpEx & Future Revenue Opportunities
Mar 3, 2008 – A new report from MRG, 'IPTV Home Networking Strategies, 2008,' explores the strategic importance of the Home Network for IPTV Operators.
News categories: MRG, IPTV, Market Research, Smart Home

DS2 unveil complete portfolio of powerline communications solutions for home networking and service provider applications at CES 2008
Jan 7, 2008 – DS2 has unveiled a complete portfolio of solutions for home networks that includes the new 100Mbps Montgo™ chipset, the 200Mbps Aitana™ chipset for IPTV, HD Video and audio, and 400Mbps technology for next generation multimedia applications.
News categories: DS2, CES2023, Digital TV, ICs, IPTV, Semiconductor, Smart Home

D-Link Showcases Advanced, Easy-to-Use Home Networking and Digital Home Solutions at CES 2008
Jan 6, 2008 – D-Link will be highlighting its end-to-end home networking and digital home solutions at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) here this week, showcasing hot new products such as media players, Wi-Fi Internet photo frame, Green Ethernet switching, next-generation dual band routers, and the latest storage and security devices.
News categories: D-Link, CES2023, Gateway, Media Player, Smart Home, Streaming

HomePlug/Panasonic Merged Proposal Takes the First Step in Becoming a Worldwide Standard through the Efforts of the IEEE P1901 Work Group
Oct 30, 2007 – The HomePlug® Powerline Alliance has announced that the joint proposal, submitted by HomePlug member companies and Panasonic®, is the sole MAC/PHY proposal remaining in the IEEE P1901 work group process for creating an international standard for in-home and access powerline communication technologies.
News categories: HomePlug Alliance, DS2, Universal Powerline Association, CEPCA, P1901, Digital TV, Smart Home