Thursday, March 9, 2006

UPA Approves Powerline Specification for Home Networking

The Universal Powerline Association (UPA) completed the first version of its "Digital Home Standard" (DHS) high-speed powerline networking specification. A final version of the DHS specification will be released later this year.

Members of the UPA include AcBel Polytech Inc., Ambient Corporation, Commax, Corinex Communications, Current Technologies International, DS2, EDF, Duke Energy, Itochu Corporation, Ilevo (Schneider Electric Powerline Communications), PCN Technology, ST&T, Sumitomo Electric Industries, Tecnocom, Telekom Research and Development SDN BHD, Toshiba Electronics Europe GmbH and TOYO Network Systems.

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