Israel’s Yes joins MoCA

Israeli satellite TV service provider, Yes, has joined the Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA) as an associate member. Established in January 2004, MoCA is an open, industry standards organisation with applications in home networking that was set up to develop and promote technology for the connected home. MoCA technology is also used to extend Wi-Fi […]

InCoax Networks joins MoCA

Networking equipment provider InCoax Networks has joined the Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA) as a Contributor member. Sweden-based InCoax Networks’ technology uses capacity in existing in-building coaxial cables above 862MHz to enable high-speed internet access, IPTV, VoIP and web TV services without the need to pull new cables. “Our involvement with MoCA will help us […]

CableLabs joins MoCA

Non-profit research and development body CableLabs has joined MoCA, the standard for home entertainment networking, as its latest contributor member. CableLabs said it has been working with MoCA for years as part of a technical liaison relationship, and that its membership will allow it to provide more input and direction early in the specification development […]

MoCA 2.0 certification programme goes live

The Multimedia-over-Coax Alliance (MoCA) has launched a certification programme for products running the MoCA 2.0 specification. “The MoCA certification program for MoCA 2.0 products will enable manufacturers to verify their next generation of connected home technology products,” said Stephen Palm, MoCA certification board chair, and senior technical director, Broadcom. MoCA technology is the worldwide standard […]

PDI Communications joins MoCA

PDI Communications, a designer and manufacturer of radio frequency electronics equipment has joined the Multimedia-over-Coax Alliance (MoCA)  as an associate member.  PDI makes digital and analogue headend electronics as well as splitters, filters and amplifiers that support the MoCA’s platforms, with the firm due to introduce a number of new MoCA products before the end […]

ZyXEL joins MoCA

Networking and broadband systems provider ZyXEL has joined the Multimedia-over-Coax Alliance (MoCA) as an associate member.  “ZyXEL provides excellent home network foundations for all digital media, such as video/ music streaming and console games. By integrating MoCA technology, it not only enhances media delivery quality for end users but also minimizes the effort and cost […]

Arris joins MoCA board

Technology company Arris has taken a seat on the board of directors of the Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA), following its acquisition of Motorola Mobility’s Home Business.  Carol Ansley, senior director IP Engineering, Arris, will represent the company on the board and claimed that Arris’ innovation in broadband and content is “driving the future of TV […]

Sagemcom joins MoCA as associate member

France-based technology group Sagemcom has joined the Mulitimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA) as an associate member. Sagemcom, which provides a range of digital set-top boxes, DVRs and gateway devices, will incorporate MoCA into its products. “Integrating MoCA into our products will enable service providers to deliver a highly reliable in-home backbone for extending and enhancing […]

DirecTV tech chief joins MoCA board

US DTH pay TV provider DirecTV’s vice-president, technology and ventures John Norin has joined the board of the Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA). DirecTV is a promoter member of MoCA, which promotes an open standard for the delivery of in-home connectivity over coax. The latest addition to MoCA’s board follows that of Intel’s Jim Crammond […]

Intel joins MoCA as promoter

Intel has joined the Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA) as a Promoter member.  Jim Crammond, chief technology officer of Gateway Solutions within Intel’s Service Provider Division, will represent Intel on the Board of Directors. “Intel believes MoCA is an important home networking technology that helps operators and OEMs deliver better consumer experiences.  Our continued participation […]