HomeGrid Forum and GiGAWire Alliance launch new certification program for broadband access technology

Beaverton, US, 11 January 2021: HomeGrid Forum and the GiGAWire Alliance have announced the start of a new certification scheme for G.hn access equipment. This program has been launched in response to network operators expressing an urgent need to deploy interoperable G.hn equipment in their broadband access networks. It will accelerate the development of network Read More …

G.hn certification reaches record levels as the HomeGrid Forum warns about deploying uncertified products

Beaverton, US, 14 December 2020: HomeGrid Forum and Allion Labs, the alliance’s Accredited Testing House in Taiwan,  have today revealed that 46 products have received the globally-recognized G.hn Certification. This status guarantees that all products tested comply with ITU-T G.hn standards and HomeGrid Forum requirements regarding interoperability, performance and reliability.  This wider certification comes as Read More …

HomeGrid Forum accelerates G.hn deployment with its member Comtrend launching three new products for broadband connectivity

Technology leader Comtrend launches brand new powerline adapter range Beaverton, US, 28 July 2020: HomeGrid Forum is celebrating the advancements of G.hn technology in Gigabit broadband access as leader in advanced networking solutions and member of the alliance, Comtrend, unveils a new range of G.hn adapters – enabling users to extend their local area network Read More …

HomeGrid Forum welcomes UVAX as they lead G.hn innovation for the future of energy efficient Smart Cities and Smart Grids

Technology leader UVAX will cement HomeGrid Forum’s expansion into new areas Beaverton, US, 29 June 2020: HomeGrid Forum welcomes global technology solutions provider UVAX as an Adopter member to support the growth and deployment of Smart Cities and Smart Grids. UVAX considers today’s public lighting to be an expensive and underutilized infrastructure, which represents an Read More …

HomeGrid Forum showcased further advances in the smart grid sector with the latest G.hn applications at IEEE ISPLC

Beaverton, US, 18 May 2020: HomeGrid Forum is continuing to drive forward developments of G.hn technology that will revolutionize the future of Smart Cities. At the virtual 24th IEEE International Symposium on Power Line Communications (ISPLC), HomeGrid Forum’s Marcos Martinez, Chair of the Contributions Working Group, unveiled the Forum’s latest work on advancing G.hn for Read More …

HomeGrid Forum welcomes E.ON as a new Promoter member, as the G.hn alliance drives forward developments for the future of Smart Grids

Major energy supplier is set to strengthen HomeGrid Forum’s mission for the Smart Grid and Smart City markets Beaverton, Oregon, 23 March 2020: HomeGrid Forum today announced that global energy service provider E.ON has joined the alliance, as it continues to promote G.hn and develop its work across an ever-widening portfolio including the Smart City Read More …

Broadband access technology development strengthened by global merger of GiGAWire Alliance and HomeGrid Forum

Merger of two leading industry forums creates global organization committed to compliance and interoperability of a widening portfolio of activity Amsterdam, Netherlands, 17 October 2019: The GiGAWire Alliance and the Home Grid Forum are merging – to create a new force in broadband access technology development and an organisation that will be structured to work Read More …

HomeGrid Forum lays out roadmap for a secure wireless connected future with Light Communication

Ahead of DEF CON 27, HomeGrid Forum announces it is working on the certification for Visible Light Communication (VLC) and, more broadly, Light Communication (LC) Las Vegas, USA, 7th August 2019: The Visible Light Communication (VLC) industry is growing at a rapid rate and is set to exceed ten billion devices by 2023, according to HomeGrid Forum President Read More …

Data at the speed of light – HomeGrid Forum sees VLC technology as the latest development in the Smart Home/City revolution supported by G.hn

Oregon, USA, 23 April 2019: Visible Light Communication (VLC), modulated with G.hn technology, is set to be the next major innovation in realising the full potential of both the Smart Home and the Smart City, according to the HomeGrid Forum. This continues to demonstrate the tremendous flexibility of G.hn technology to run over any medium. Read More …

HomeGrid Forum showcases G.hn technology roadmap and Smart Grid Applications at IEEE ISPLC

PRAGUE, Czech Republic, April 15, 2019 – Dr Len Dauphinee, President of HomeGrid Forum, has revealed the Alliance’s G.hn technology roadmap at the 23rd IEEE International Symposium on Power Line Communications (ISPLC). HomeGrid Forum’s attendance at the event follows its recent expansion of G.hn technology beyond the home to enable Smart Cities. ISPLC, the flagship conference of the IEEE Communications Read More …