The M5T PC2.0 E-DVA Firmware allows SMC Networks to offer a certified PacketCable™ 2.0 E-DVA product in record time.
Sherbrooke, QUEBEC, February 01, 2011 – Media5 Corporation, a leading provider of VoIP technology, today announced that the SMC Networks’ SMCD3DGN VDOCSIS 3.0 Multi-media Voice gateway has received E-DVA basic certification from CableLabs at Certification Wave 78. The SMCD3DGNV integrates the M5T PC2.0 E-DVA Firmware for theTI Puma 5, providing PacketCable 2.0 functionality in this new product.
“SMC came to Media5 searching for a PacketCable™ 2.0 E-DVA solution running on a TI Puma 5, as nosolution was commercially available from anyone at that time” said Eric Tremblay, Product Line Manager at Media5. “With our expertise in SIP technology, we were able to develop this solution and replace the PacketCable™ 1.5 implementation on the SMCD3DGNV with a PacketCable™ 2.0 implementation in under 9 months.”
“SMC has been pleased with the effort and dedication of the Media5 team in helping SMC achieve PacketCable 2.0 E-DVA certification” said Greg Fisher, CTO at SMC. “The teams worked well together, bringing a solid solution for E-DVA voice to the cable market.”
About the SMCD3GNV
The SMCD3GNV is a Multimedia Voice gateway based upon 4x4 DOCSIS 3.0 technology delivering Voice and Data, and enabling new Home Security and Automation and Voice services. Some key features of the SMCD3GNV include a Packet Cable 2.0 E-DVA and a 802.11n interface that allows for VoIP phone service, whole home distribution of digital content, easy networking of computers, external hard drives, and gaming consoles. The SMCD3GNV also features sophisticated Quality of Service (QoS) software that eliminates network congestion that is common from bandwidth-intensive applications like VoIP. This versatile and robust platform provides the ideal solution for Cable Operators to grow and differentiate their service offering, reduce churn, and build new revenue streams. http://www.smc.com
About the M5T PC2.0 E-DVA Firmware for TI Puma 5
The M5T PC2.0 E-DVA Firmware is a complete SIP VoIP application for the TI Puma 5 family of DOCSIS 3.0 chipsets. It implements voice for analog phones/faxes connected to cable modems as per the CableLabs PacketCable™ 2.0 E-DVA specifications and is ready for certification by CableLabs.
Use of the M5T PC2.0 E-DVA Firmware is the fastest and surest way for OEMs/ODMs to offer complete SIP voice products based upon TI chipsets to cable operators. Moreover, M5T PC2.0 E-DVA can also be used to upgrade existing E-MTAs from PacketCable 1.0 or 1.5 to PacketCable 2.0. http://www.media5corp.com/en/e-dva
SMC is headquartered in Irvine, California. SMC is a specialist in providing high-quality, reliable Customer Premise Equipment to Service Providers. As the only approved vendor to 12 of the top 14 Service Providers in North America, we design products for both commercial and residential applications. We focus on delivering the best range of innovative wireless and wired solutions for our customers that drive revenue, are highly reliable and require little support. For more information, visit the company’s Web site at www.smc.com or call 1-800-SMC-4YOU.
About Media5 Corporation
Media5 Corporation has built upon the leading technologies of Mediatrix and M5T to develop advanced, secure, and survivable VoIP products, technologies and services for Service Providers and Enterprise Networks. Media5 products and solutions are widely interoperable and have received commercial endorsement from the world’s leading manufacturers of telecommunications equipment as well as from large telecommunication carriers.
Media5 has its corporate offices in the Sherbrooke area, in Canada, and regional offices in the United States, Europe, Middle East and Latin America. For more information, please visit www.media5corp.com.
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