Multimedia over Coax Alliance

MoCA appoints first full-time president

The Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA) has appointed Charlie Cerino as its first full-time, paid president in light of the “overall progress and evolution of the Alliance”. Cerino has been president of MoCA since 2007 while also serving as board representative for Comcast. He will now no longer represent Comcast but will sit on the […]

MoCA completes US MoCA 2.0 field tests

The Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA) has completed field tests of the MoCA 2.0 standard in the US. According to MoCA, the tests demonstrated better than 400 Mbps net data rates in 90 percent of all coaxial outlets, or paths. Net throughputs were greater than 350 Mbps for 95 percent of paths.  Results are based […]

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 […]

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 […]