Cisco exec John Chapman joins Technetix’s Strategic Advisory Board

Broadband technology outfit Technetix Group has appointed Cisco exec, John Chapman, as a member of its Strategic Advisory Board. The chief technology officer of broadband and fellow at Cisco, co-founded the cable business unit at the company as an internal startup. He has since helped the unit grew to a $1 billion business. Some of Chapman’s […]

Technetix taps ex-Comcast tech chief Werner as strategic advisor

Broadband technology outfit Technetix has hired former Comcast technology chief Tony Werner as a strategic advisor effective from this month. Werner will support Paul Broadhurst, founder and CEO of Technetix Group with the continuing strategic development of the company. Werner recently retired from Comcast Cable, where his 15-year legacy as CTO and then president, technology, […]

Technetix hires ex-Concurrent CEO and Arris exec as advisor

Broadband technology outfit Technetix has engaged former Concurrent CEO and Vecima Networks and Arris executive Derek Elder as a strategic advisor. Elder has been hired to assist Paul Broadhurst, group founder and CEO of Technetix with the continuing strategic development of the business, the company said. Elder has previously served as CEO and director of […]

Technetix names new business development chief

Broadband cable technology specialist Technetix has named Mark Basham as VP of business development, Europe. Basham joins Technetix following six years as VP of business development at Edgecore Networks, a subsidiary of Accton, an outsourced development manufacturer of network routers. His career prior to that has been in sales, engineering and project management roles for […]

Technetix acquires Germany broadband tech outfit ECAD

Technology provider Technetix has completed the acquisition of German broadband equipment business of ECAD. Technetix said that the acquisition means that its customers would benefit from access to a greater range and depth of FTTH and broadband cable technology products, in Germany and globally. It said the acquisition will enable accelerated growth and market traction […]

Teleste claims second victory in patent dispute with Technetix

Finnish broadband technology outfit Teleste has claimed victory in a patent dispute with Technetix, which had sued for infringement of a patent covering home amplifiers and compact isolator equipment.  Teleste said that theUK Patents Court’s decision, ruling that Technetix’ patent was invalid on several grounds and that it should be revoked, meant that Teleste had […]

Technetix is double winner at SCTE awards

ANGA COM exhibitor Technetix has won two prizes at the SCTE (Society for Broadband Professionals) 2018 Technological Innovation Awards. The Technetix Virtual Segmentation solution was the winner in the Best Digital Processing Solution category. This technology provides extra capacity on existing coaxial cable to feed a Remote PHY device without deploying fibre to the new […]

Liberty Global Ventures invests £7.5m in Technetix

Liberty Global’s investment fund, Liberty Global Ventures, has invested £7.5 million (€8.9 million) in broadband cable technology provider Technetix. The network transmission technology specialist will use the investment for “further market traction” and to fund a “broader range of business opportunities”. Commenting on the investment Technetix CEO, Paul Broadhurst, said that the deal further cements […]

Technetix acquires Arris Supplies

Technetix Group has acquired Arris’s supplies division, formerly Telewire Supplies, to give it a better position for growth in the cable market in the Americas. Technetix will merge the Arris Supplies business into its existing USA operations in Denver, Colorado. The transaction is expected to close in the latter half of Q3, 2015. Paul Broadhurst, […]

Technetix to showcase digital broadband optical/RF platform

Technetix will showcase its digital broadband optical/RF platform (DBx), available with up to 1.2 GHz operation bandwidth downstream and 200 MHz upstream, at ANGA COM.  This amplifier/nodal solution takes a modular approach to changing network needs, accounting for operators’ architectural requirements and providing stepped and multi destination growth paths for when those requirements change, according […]