Monday, June 11, 2007

Centillium Spins Silicon for VDSL2 Gateway

Centillium Communications released its new "Arion" II Gateway CPE system-on-chip (SoC) for VDSL2 networks. The new chip integrates the capabilities of Centillium's Atlanta 100 VoIP system and its Arion eXtremeVDSL2 digital device. It also adds new, patented technology to boost service quality for demanding triple-play applications.

Centillium is offering reference designs, promising low bill-of-materials costs and accelerated time-to-market.

Arion II Gateway CPE supports full backward compatibility with ADSL2/2+ and VDSL infrastructure. The chipset includes a digital chip with integrated MIPS processor, encryption and QoS packet engines, a voice DSP, and an analog front-end chip.

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