Ikanos to Address the Move to G.fast Technology at TNO DSL Seminar 2013
Broadband Leader Will Unveil Industry-First Diagnostics and Monitoring Solution for the Digital Home
FREMONT, Calif., June 11, 2013 – Ikanos Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: IKAN), a leading provider of advanced broadband semiconductor and software products for the digital home, announced today that it will deliver its vision for the evolution of the next-generation broadband technology G.fast at TNO’s DSL Seminar 2013, in The Hague, Netherlands, on June 18, 2013. At the rollout of G.fast, slated for early 2014, the technology is expected to deliver 1Gbps data rates over a telephone line driving further consumer adoption of high-bandwidth video, audio and heavy-content applications.
At the DSL Seminar, Ikanos will also showcase an industry-first diagnostics and monitoring solution optimized for its Fusiv™ family of gateway processors, and designed to auto-monitor network integrity for an optimal customer experience, while reducing service providers’ maintenance and service costs in delivering high-bandwidth consumer broadband connectivity. Additionally, Ikanos will be showing live demonstrations of its state-of-the-art NodeScale™ vectoring reference DSLAM, based on its industry-leading Velocity-3 chipset.
Focus on G.fast
Attendees will learn how G.fast technology is evolving from, and will co-exist with, vectored VDSL2 technology.
Presentation Title: G.Fast – Evolution from a Vectored VDSL2 Environment
Presenter: Massimo Sorbara, Sr. Director Technical Standards, Ikanos
Date: June 18, 2013
Location: Carlton Beach Hotel, The Hague, Netherlands
Focus on the Broadband Home
Demo attendees will learn how Ikanos CO and CPE chipsets, together with NodeScale™ vectoring technology, enable carriers globally to deliver high-speed broadband service with an optimal consumer quality of experience (QoE). Ikanos will place a special focus on facilitating deployment on existing (“brownfield”) networks.
Demo: Ikanos intelligent home gateway
Dates: July 17-19, 2013
Location: Carlton Beach Hotel, The Hague, Netherlands
The presentation and demo will also highlight Ikanos’ complete suite of semiconductor and software products and services addressing the current and future broadband requirements of carriers, applications and subscribers.
The DSL Seminar, sponsored by TNO (The Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research) is an annual event providing in-depth technical updates about the latest developments in DSL.
For further information, contact Ikanos at www.ikanos.com.
About Ikanos Communications, Inc.
Ikanos Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: IKAN) is a leading provider of advanced broadband semiconductor and software products for the digital home. The company’s broadband DSL, communications processors and other offerings power access infrastructure and customer premises equipment for many of the world’s leading network equipment manufacturers and telecommunications service providers. For more information, visit www.ikanos.com.
© 2013 Ikanos Communications, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Ikanos Communications, Ikanos, the Ikanos logo, the Bandwidth without boundaries tagline, Fusiv, Ikanos Velocity and NodeScale Vectoring are among the trademarks or registered trademarks of Ikanos Communications. All other trademarks mentioned herein are properties of their respective holders.
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This press release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties concerning Ikanos Communications, including statements regarding our leadership position, our product testing, anticipated shipment dates, the anticipated benefits of our products, and the acceptance of our products in the marketplace. Actual events or results may differ materially from those described in this press release due to a number of risks and uncertainties. These potential risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, macroeconomic conditions which may cause our customers to defer purchasing plans, our ability to deliver full production releases of our newer products, the acceptance of those products by our customers, the continued demand by telecommunications service providers for specific xDSL semiconductor products, the failure of service providers to implement deployment plans on schedule or at all, our continued ability to obtain and deliver production volumes of new and current products and technologies, our ability to generate demand, our ability to close transactions for the sale of our products, our ability to develop commercially successful products as a result of our current research and development programs, our ability to successfully execute our restructuring plan, and unexpected future costs, expenses and financing requirements. For a more extensive discussion of such risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see the section entitled “Risk Factors” in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2012 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on February 28, 2013 and our Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2013 filed with the SEC on May 2, 2013, as well as other reports that Ikanos files from time to time with the SEC. Ikanos is under no obligation to update these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances subsequent to the date of this press release.
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