HomePlug® Alliance Showcases Latest Technologies at COMPUTEX 2014

Taipei, Taiwan - May 28, 2014 - The HomePlug® Alliance (www.homeplug.org), the worldwide industry group for powerline communications networking, will showcase the latest advancements in HomePlug and hybrid networking technologies during a Technology Seminar in conjunction with COMPUTEX 2014. Attendees will gain an understanding of recent progress and industry trends that will impact the next phase of growth for HomePlug products in the market.

The seminar will be held the morning of Friday, 6 June 2014 at the Taipei International Convention Center, and will feature technology demonstrations and keynote speakers from some of the most influential companies in the powerline networking industry. Speakers will include:
- Rob Ranck, President, HomePlug Alliance
- David Wang, Director of Marketing, Qualcomm Atheros
- Oleg Logvinov, Industrial and Power Conversion Division - Director, Special Assignments, STMicroelectronics
- Scott Willy, PLC & EoC Applications Standardization Manager, MStar Semiconductor

Event Details:
Date / Time: Friday, 6 June 2014, 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Taipei International Convention Center, 4F VIP Room (TICC, 110, Taiwan, Taipei City, Xinyi District)

Registration is free, though space is limited. Guests may register at: http://apps.homeplug.org/machform/view.php?id=1119

Attendees will also have a chance to win technology products at the lucky draw at the close of the seminar.

"We are excited to be presenting the latest on our technologies at COMPUTEX," said Rob Ranck, HomePlug Alliance President. "Adoption of HomePlug technologies has been growing rapidly in Asia, and this is the perfect opportunity for us to share our advances. With companies coming to market with gigabit-class products based on HomePlug AV2, and nVoy® bringing together wired and wireless technologies, HomePlug is well positioned for exciting growth worldwide."

Additionally, the following HomePlug member companies are exhibiting and participating at COMPUTEX:

Broadcom Corporation: TICC T101B
Qualcomm Atheros, Inc.: W Hotel
Actiontec Electronics, Inc.: Exhibition Hall 1 1 F, C0523
Askey Computer Corp: Exhibition Hall 1 1 F, D0605a
Billion Electric Co., Ltd.: Exhibition Hall 1 1 F, D0507a
Gigafast E Ltd.: Exhibition Hall 1 1 F, D0309a
Shenzhen GEEYA Technology Co., Ltd.: Nangang Exhibition Hall, M1431
ST&T Electric Corporation: Exhibition Hall 1 1F, A1125
TP-Link Technologies, Ltd.: Exhibition Hall 1 1F, A0533

About the HomePlug® Alliance:
HomePlug® Alliance is a group of about 60 companies working together to develop technology specifications and certification & logo programs for powerline networking. With over 120 million devices in the market, HomePlug products are used worldwide by consumers and service providers to improve home networking performance while expanding coverage and Wi-Fi® mobility.

Visit the HomePlug Alliance website at http://www.homeplug.org for more information regarding HomePlug Alliance and its family of technologies, and sign up for the HomePlug interest list at http://www.homeplug.org/about/inquiry to receive updates.

Sponsor members include Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM); Cisco (CSCO); Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK); MStar Semiconductor Inc.; Qualcomm Atheros, a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated; and STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM).

"HomePlug" is a trademark of the HomePlug Powerline Alliance, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries. Other names and brands may be claimed as the property of others.