A New Hybrid Gateway with G.hn Backhaul Unveiled by MaxLinear and Microchip Technology for Versatile Smart Grid Use Cases

Frankfurt, Germany, 01 December, 2022: Electric utilities can now provide real-time data on energy power consumption with Hybrid Gateways integrating G.hn Powerline (PLC) technology as broadband backhaul for a complete range of proven technologies, according to evidence from MaxLinear and Microchip Technology. This Proof of Concept (PoC) has been jointly developed by HomeGrid Forum member Read More …

MaxLinear’s Silicon Used To Show Gigabit Interoperability At Broadband Forum and HomeGrid Forum G.hn Access Pre-Certification Plugfest Event

OCTOBER 20, 2022 Seven MaxLinear-enabled system vendors interoperating to showcase gigabit-plus G.hn performance for service providers, consumers. CARLSBAD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– MaxLinear, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXL) today announced that twenty-five new products from seven system vendors using MaxLinear silicon participated in a joint HomeGrid Forum and Broadband Forum Plugfest event hosted at the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory Read More …

Successful collaboration between HomeGrid Forum and Broadband Forum at the first ever G.hn Access Pre-Certification Plugfest

Fremont, California, 19 October 2022: The first ever G.hn Access Pre-Certification Plugfest, a joint event between Broadband Forum and HomeGrid Forum, was held successfully at the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL). The Plugfest demonstrates the continued importance of G.hn Access technology’s role in delivering multi-gigabit services. The event saw participation from BBF and Read More …

Oledcomm joins HomeGrid Forum to progress the LiFi interoperability using G.hn backbone

Paris, France, October 05, 2022: HomeGrid Forum has welcomed Oledcomm to contribute to the coexistence and interoperability testing needed for accelerating the market adoption of Light Fidelity (LiFi) using the G.hn backbone. Oledcomm is a spin-off from the Paris-Saclay University research, which co-invented Visible Light Communication in 2005. LiFi is a form of wireless communication Read More …

Signify joins HomeGrid Forum to transform wireless communications through LiFi with MaxLinear G.hn technology

Beaverton, US, 27 July 2021: HomeGrid Forum has today announced that Signify, (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, has joined the organization to expand the innovation and deployment of G.hn technology for Light Fidelity (LiFi) applications. Trulifi by Signify provides a range of LiFi systems that ensure a fast, secure and reliable wireless connection. Read More …

HomeGrid Forum welcomes new member albis-elcon to accelerate the deployment of Gigabit broadband access technologies with GiGAWire™ certified products

Beaverton, US, 01 June 2021: Communication solutions provider, albis-elcon, has become the newest HomeGrid Forum member. albis-elcon’s membership follows the recent launch of HomeGrid Forum’s new GiGAWire™ certification program for broadband access products. The program, created in partnership with the GiGAWire Alliance, will speed up the innovation of broadband access technologies and further highlight the Read More …

HomeGrid Forum elects new President Livia Rosu

Beaverton, US, 26 April 2021: HomeGrid Forum has announced that Livia Rosu has been appointed as its new President. With a career spanning 22 years in standardization and silicon development within the telecommunications industry, Rosu will continue to champion the innovation and deployment of G.hn across the world. As President, she will lead global efforts Read More …

HomeGrid Forum accelerates Gigabit access network delivery by leveraging existing wire infrastructure and ensuring interoperability through industry collaboration

Beaverton, US, 21 April 2021: To meet the demand for gigabit home networking speeds and enable reliable next-generation networks, HomeGrid Forum today highlighted that technology vendors and service providers must work together to leverage existing wired infrastructure and deliver interoperable standards-based networking solutions. Newly appointed HomeGrid Forum President Livia Rosu joined distinguished speakers from Liberty Read More …

HomeGrid Forum advances G.hn for industrial applications

Beaverton, US, 12 April 2021: HomeGrid Forum is accelerating the development of G.hn for use in industrial settings, which will prove critical for the future success of businesses worldwide. Facilitating fast communication, G.hn is bridging the gap between legacy systems and newer technology to transform operations with reliable, fast connectivity. It comes as pioneering telecommunication Read More …

A secure and robust backbone is key for the Industrial IoT revolution

By Livia Rosu, HomeGrid Forum, Marketing Chair Each year, we are seeing a growing number of Internet of Things (IoT) devices enter the smart home and smart city market, all with a varying range of use-cases. Experts predict that by 2025, more than 75 billion IoT devices will be connected. This means it is critical Read More …