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Accton Technology offers Wireless and Wired HD Video Platform for Immediate Shipping

Accton uses Cavium Networks’ netHD™ technology to distribute HD video to flat panel displays

TAIPEI, Taiwan, June 1, 2009 Accton Technology (TAIEX: 2345) a leading Taiwan based OEM/ODM today announced the immediate availability of the netHD platform. The netHD platform is built in collaboration with Cavium Networks, a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for networking, communications, storage, wireless, video and security applications. The netHD platform will be used by consumer electronic manufactures, service providers, gaming console vendors and after market networking gateway vendors to introduce 1080p60 HD quality in-home video distribution to flat panel displays. The netHD platform uses standard 802.11n WLAN, Powerline, Ethernet, MoCA or HPNA networking standards. The netHD platform can be demonstrated in Accton’s Taipei office during Computex. For more information, please contact Lilian Chen (lilian_chen@accton.com).

“Wireless and wired HD video distribution to flat panels is the hottest new product category in the ODM/OEM market with large brand manufactures looking for a standards based solution. With our netHD platform we are delivering a ready-to-use solution for brand manufactures,” said Samuel Chang, Accton's Executive Vice President. “Accton has 20 years of experience in designing, building and delivering high-volume and cost optimized systems. We are excited to expand our partnership with Cavium Networks and bring a low cost netHD solution to the market and meet the needs of our joint customers.”

“Cavium’s netHD technology provides full 1080p60 HD video distribution within the home using real time H.264 with WLAN, MoCA, HPNA or Powerline connectivity, “ said Lars Herlitz, General Manager, Multimedia Group, Cavium Networks. “Working with Accton we are providing brand manufactures and OEMs with an experienced partner to build netHD based video distribution and display systems.”

Availability
The netHD platform and development software kit is immediately available from Cavium Networks. For pricing and more information on how to order a netHD evaluation platform please contact Cavium Networks. For OEM high-volume netHD platform pricing and board customization please contact Accton Technology.

About ACCTON
Accton Technology is a global premier provider of networking and communications solutions for top tier networking, computer, and telecommunications vendors. Leveraging its advanced software applications and state-of-the-art ASIC, Accton collaborates with its strategic partners to design, develop and manufacture innovative, leading-edge technologies in Zero Time. The company’s constantly-evolving core technology and its highly-qualified global workforce make it possible for Accton to deliver superior products that are affordable and robust. For more information about Accton and its subsidiaries, please visit http://www.accton.com.

About Cavium Networks
Cavium Networks is a leading provider of highly integrated semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing in networking, communications, storage, video and security applications. Cavium Networks offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software-compatible processors ranging in performance from 10 Mbps to 20 Gbps that enable secure, intelligent functionality in enterprise, data-center, broadband/consumer and access and service provider equipment. Cavium Networks processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tool support, reference designs and other services. Cavium Networks principal offices are in Mountain View , CA with design team locations in California , Massachusetts and India . For more information, please visit: http://www.caviumnetworks.com

Cavium Networks Contact:
Angel Atondo
Marketing Communications Manager
Cavium Networks
805 East Middlefield Road,
Mountain View, CA 94043
Telephone: 650-623-7033
Email: angel.atondo@caviumnetworks.com


ACCTON Contact:

Lucille Lu
DS2 -Director of Corporate Communication
Telephone: +886-3-577-0270 x3503
Email: lucille@accton.com

 

 

 

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