HomePlug® Alliance Delivers Keynote Presentation at PT/EXPO COMM CHINA 2015

Beijing, China – PT/EXPO COMM – September 21, 2015 – The HomePlug® Alliance (www.homeplug.org), the worldwide industry group for powerline communications networking, today announced the Alliance will be conducting demonstrations at PT/EXPO COMM China 2015, as well as delivering a keynote entitled “Enabling the Smart Home with HomePlug Technologies.” The demonstrations will be supported by HomePlug sponsor members Broadcom Corporation and Qualcomm Atheros, a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated.

HomePlug’s keynote presentation, which will be delivered at 10:45—11:05 on Tuesday, 22 September in Hall 5 of the China International Exhibition Center’s Shunyi New Hall, will explore the important role interoperable HomePlug technologies play in providing connectivity for both wired and wireless smart home devices in the Smart Home. “HomePlug AV2 is building on the success of HomePlug AV to support the demands of higher throughput applications such as 4K Ultra HD video and interactive gaming. At the same time, HomePlug provides an interoperable solution for IoT applications such as security and home automation & control with our HomePlug Green PHY standard,” said HomePlug Alliance President Rob Ranck.

HomePlug’s booth, No. 4715 within PT/EXPO COMM’s International Zone, will feature a demonstration of HomePlug AV2 technology showcasing multiple simultaneous streams of 4K Ultra HD video, and an nVoy® interoperability demo showing discovery of IoT devices. The International Zone is being sponsored by CAICT (China Academy of Information and Communications Technology). HomePlug recently announced that CAICT is an authorized test laboratory for HomePlug AV and AV2 product certification in China.

PT/EXPO COMM 2015 will be held 22 – 25 September 2015 at the China International Exhibition Center in Beijing. More information on the show can be found at http://ptexpo.com.cn/.

About HomePlug® Alliance
HomePlug technology enables a home's electrical wires to distribute broadband Internet, Ultra HD video, digital music and smart energy applications. HomePlug powerline networking products are used by consumers and service providers worldwide to provide home networking connectivity and expand Wi-Fi coverage. We are the global leader in powerline networking technology, with over 180 million devices deployed worldwide.

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); and Qualcomm Atheros, a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated.

"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.