Press release

Trade area / 19.03.2012

devolo at the IP&TV World Forum 2012: Powerline the ideal backbone for IP-based entertainment


Hybrid TV solutions and IP-based entertainment were the focus of the IP&TV World Forum 2012. With their strong dLAN® portfolio, devolo AG demonstrated at the renowned industry trade fair that their Powerline OEM products are the ideal choice for Internet service providers and other IPTV providers if they want a quick and stable in-house network.

Powerline-based OEM products for the operator industry are the focus of the devolo presentation at the IP&TV World Forum 2012. At the centre of the presentation is the second generation of the hybrid TV solution, dLAN® TV Sat, and the comprehensive offering of Powerline products for in-home implementation of triple play services. From the 20th to the 22nd of March 2012, devolo will present its product highlights for modern, IP-based entertainment at the London trade fair (The National Hall, Olympia, Booth 310).

devolo: Over 5 million adapters shipped on the OEM/operator market

With over 5 million dLAN® adapters shipped, devolo celebrates a new milestone in sales on the OEM and operator markets. Altogether, the global market leader in Powerline products and solutions has already sold 13 million adapters since its founding in the year 2002. In turn, over 5 million European households turned to simple home networking via Powerline with dLAN® adapters from devolo. "We are very happy about these milestones in the important operator industry," remarked Heiko Harbers, CEO of devolo AG. "It is a special distinction that we have collaborated successfully for years with the leading European telecommunications companies. And through this, Powerline technology has gained absolute trust from operators as a simple, quick and stable technology for home networking for innovative triple play services."



dLAN® TV Sat: A new generation of the award-winning hybrid TV system

With dLAN® TV Sat 2400-CI+, devolo presents the second generation of its innovative hybrid TV solution, which makes reception of DVB-S2 content possible in combination with broadband services such as VOD. Because both the satellite signals and the xDSL information are transmitted via Powerline, neither coaxial antenna cables nor classic network cables are needed for installation. With the features of a state-of-the-art HD receiver, including CI+, HbbTV support, EPG and recording to USB media, devolo‘s dLAN® TV Sat is the perfect hybrid TV solution.



dLAN® 500 Wireless N: The all-in-one IP&TV hub

The dLAN® 500 product family is in the focus of the trade fair activities at the IP&TV World Forum 2012. The now complete range of products, consisting of plus, triple and wireless models, provides the ideal adapter for every application area. While the Plus model has an integrated electrical socket, the triple variant can provide an integrated power outlet and three network ports. The new wireless adapter offers a WLAN access point with MiMo antenna technology in combination with three Ethernet ports. The perfect all-in-one hub for living rooms - with it, wireless devices such as smart phones and tablets plus IPTV set-top boxes are effortlessly connected to the broadband connection.



dLAN® 200 Line up: The ROI-friendly solution for price-sensitive markets

dLAN® 200 is devolo‘s product series for ideal entry into Powerline-based media networking. Single-LED status display, robust and compact housing, excellent quality - dLAN® 200 offers all of award-winning features. Also in the dLAN®-200 family, the wireless N model is available and provides the best connectivity for end customers. With the new dLAN® 200 duo, devolo offers a product variant that should find acceptance in price-sensitive markets. All dLAN® 500 products - as with the entire dLAN® 200 line - offer complete TR069 support for comprehensive remote management. This makes it possible, for example, to install new firmware, or to configure the complete product scenario automatically by remote maintenance via the Internet service provider.Interested companies benefit from the professional product development in Germany - from design all the way to implementation - by the Field Application Engineer Team, which guarantees the highest quality standards with specifically developed production test system (such as Spirent TestCenter, NI TestStand, and IxChariot).



dLAN® Diversity: A preview of the new dLAN® generation

A new dLAN® generation is at hand: With Diversity technology, devolo‘s Powerline development has created a new and significant leap forward in performance. Buildings with older energy infrastructure profit especially from this. devolo will allow the trade visitors at the IP&TV World Forum to look behind the curtain and experience the in-house network of tomorrow.