HomePlug® Powerline Alliance Hosts Community at Intel Developer's Forum®

San Francisco - September 26, 2006 - The HomePlug® Powerline Alliance today announced that it will be hosting a HomePlug Technology Community display at this week's Intel Developer's Forum® (IDF) in San Francisco.

Members of the HomePlug Alliance will be demonstrating the latest in HomePlug powerline networking technology, including HDTV broadcasts using the 200Mbps HomePlug AV solution. The HomePlug Community will also feature a product display with a variety of the latest powerline networking solutions from HomePlug Powerline Alliance members.

Who: HomePlug Powerline Alliance
When: September 26-28, 2006
Where: IDF Fall, San Francisco, Moscone Center West
What: The HomePlug Powerline Alliance, Arkados Inc. and Intellon Corp. are sponsoring a HomePlug Community exhibit at IDF. The HomePlug Community will feature the latest HomePlug 1.0 and AV technology, including live demonstrations and a product showcase. The demonstrations will give attendees a look at how HomePlug powerline technology can power a whole-home digital media experience.
Worldwide Presence and Upcoming Events

  • October 4-5, 2006 HomePlug Powerline Technology Conference, San Francisco
  • November 14 HomePlug Executive Seminar Series Europe, Adlon Kempinski, Berlin, Germany
  • November 14-16, 2006 Connections Europe, Adlon Kempinski, Berlin, Germany
  • For more information about HomePlug events, visit http://www.homeplug.org.

HomePlug Powerline Technology Conference 2006 "Setting Standards in Motion"

Online registration for the HomePlug Powerline Technology Conference is currently available at http://2006tc.homeplug.org/en/about/index.asp. Early registration is encouraged as seating is limited. The conference fee is $799 for non-HomePlug members, with significant discounts to the alliance's membership. Complimentary passes are available to pre-registered members of the press and analyst community.

About the HomePlug® Powerline Alliance:
The HomePlug Powerline Alliance, Inc. is an industry-led initiative established to create specifications for home high-speed powerline networking products and command & control among platforms within the home, and broadband access services to the home. The Alliance accelerates demand for HomePlug-enabled products and services worldwide through the sponsorship of market and user education programs. Membership in the Alliance has grown to include over 65 industry-leading companies. HomePlug Sponsor companies include Cisco (CSCO); Comcast (CMCSK); EarthLink (ELNK); GE Security, Inc., an affiliate of General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE); Intel Corporation (INTC); Motorola (MOT); RadioShack Corporation (RSH); Sharp Laboratories of America; and Sony (SNE). Contributor members include Arkados (OTCBB:AKDS); Conexant (CNXT); Gigle Semiconductor; and Intellon Corporation. Additional information about the Alliance, including a complete listing of certified products, is available at http://www.homeplug.org.


HomePlug is a registered trademark of the HomePlug Powerline Alliance, Inc. All other trademarks, trade names and service marks mentioned and/or used belong to their respective owners.