According to the Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA), there are nearly 1 billion DLNA CertifiedÂ® products available on the market, including TVs, DVD and Blu-Ray players, game consoles, NAS devices, PCs, laptops, and smartphones.
PISCATAWAY, NJ--(Marketwired - Jul 18, 2013) - The IEEE Conformity Assessment Program (ICAP), in collaboration with key stakeholders and technical experts representing telecom and cable service providers, system vendors, chipset vendors, and testing laboratories today announces the formation of the ICAP SIEPON Conformity Assessment Steering Group (CASG). A key initiative of the CASG is the development and delivery of a testing and certification program for EPON Optical Line Terminals (OLT) and Optical Network Units (ONU).
Itâ€™s assumed by the cable industry â€“ and many of their competitors in the telephone industry, no doubt, though more quietly â€“ that coaxial cable is inherently superior to twisted-pair copper wiring.
VDSL2 vectoring technology is here and it is real,ÃƒÂ¢Ã‚Â€Ã‚Â according to Robin Mersh, CEO of the Broadband Forum, and Lincoln Lavoie, senior engineer at the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL). Lavoie is involved in the Broadband Forum and is vice chair of the Metallic Transmission Technical Working Group.
The SIP Forum announced today the next SIP trunking interoperability testing event to help drive industry-wide adoption of the SIPconnect 1.1 Technical Specification. The second annual interoperability testing event, SIPconnect-IT 2013, will be a five-day event held from May 6-10, 2013, at the University of New Hampshire Interoperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL)Ã¢Â€Â™s 32,000 square foot facility in Durham, New Hampshire.
Rohde & Schwarz, National Instruments, and Agilent Technologies have been busy over the past week with a variety of product and services introductions. Agilent kicked off the month by announcing that all new Agilent electronic test instruments sold after March 1 will be covered by a â€œbumper-to-bumperâ€ 3-year repair warranty.
QRC Technologies launched a wide-band transcorder this week, which it describes as a self-contained radio frequency recording and playback system designed to allow technicians to record network conditions in the field and transport or e-mail the information for troubleshooting.
The University of New Hampshire Interoperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL) is demonstrating its MIPI testing services for mobile device component suppliers this week at Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona. The UNH-IOL and Agilent Technologies are co-hosting the MIPI Test Corner, a section of the MIPI Alliance booth at the MWC.
This was the first year at the new venue for Mobile World Congress taking place at the Fira Gran Via. The new venue has eight large halls laid out in a linear fashion (hard to know if you count Hall 8 and 8.1 as two of not). The top floor ran over all of the halls making it easy to get from one place to the next despite the large crowds of people. There were also nice outdoor garden areas along the concourse for networking. The show formally announced that 72,000 people attended the show making it by far the largest wireless show in the world.