Arris launches new gateways

Arris has launched a new portfolio of broadband gateways to delivery multi-play services that it will showcase at the forthcoming Broadband World Forum in Amsterdam.  Arris is launching the NVG340 ADSL2+/VDSL2 and NVG370 FTTH/Ethernet gateways, which will deliver broadband and WiFi connectivity. The NVG341 provides 2.4GHz 802.11n WiFi connectivity, while the NVG343 is a dual-band […]

STB market declines 10% despite gateway gains

The global set-top box (STB) market declined 10% year-on-year in 2013, despite an increase in shipments of cable and satellite video gateways, according to Infonetics Research. The firm’s fourth quarter and full-year 2013 set-top boxes and pay TV subscribers report found that the worldwide STB market – including IP, cable, satellite, DTT set-tops and OTT […]

New members for Home Gateway Initiative

Asian technology vendors Sumitomo Electric, Hitachi, Shenzhen GongJin and Ralink have joined the Home Gateway Initiative (HGI), which publishes requirements for the connected home, including specifications for home gateways, software infrastructure and applications, and home network devices. Sumitomo Electric has approximately 157,000 employees and is a Japan-based leader in the supply of home gateway products.