HomePlug product passed the CQC certification testing in China.
The HomePlug® Alliance (www.homeplug.org),
the worldwide industry group for powerline communications networking,
along with the China Academy of Telecommunication Research (CATR) of
MIIT have announced that HomePlug products from new HomePlug member
company, Fujian JinQianMao, have passed the required testing to meet the
CQC Certification. This is the first time that powerline networking
products have achieved the CQC Certification requirements making
HomePlug products uniquely, “ready-for-retail” in China.
The announcement was made at a jointly-hosted seminar in Beijing on 10
June 2014 which highlighted the ability to use HomePlug technologies to
improve home networking performance for broadband media devices, as well
as enable the smart home or Internet of Things (IoT). Presentations were
given by China Telecom Fujian, CATR, Fujian JinQianMao and the HomePlug
Also at the event, HomePlug provided a live demonstration showcasing the
interoperability between some of the latest, next generation HomePlug
AV2 products with best-selling HomePlug AV retail products. HomePlug AV2
products are available now at retailers worldwide and are ready for use
by service providers to enable next generation connectivity for IPTV and
other broadband services for their customers.
“Achieving CQC Certification is a critical step to enable widespread
retail availability of HomePlug Products in China as well as provide
Service Providers with confidence that HomePlug technology meets the
country’s safety requirements,” said Rob Ranck, HomePlug Alliance
“CATR is excited to be working with the HomePlug Alliance to ensure
HomePlug products meet the requirements of the CQC certification, said
Songdong LV, (Deputy Director of Short Range Communication Department),
of CATR of MIIT. “We are happy to be bringing HomePlug’s home networking
technologies to many more Chinese homes, as well as greatly expanding
the ability for OEMs and carriers to sell and distribute their products
About the HomePlug®
HomePlug® Alliance is a group of about 60 companies working
together to develop technology specifications and certification & logo
programs for powerline networking. With over 120 million devices in the
market, HomePlug products are used worldwide by consumers and service
providers to improve home networking performance while expanding
coverage and Wi-Fi® mobility.
Visit the HomePlug Alliance website at http://www.homeplug.org
for more information regarding HomePlug Alliance and its family of
technologies, and sign up for the HomePlug interest list at http://www.homeplug.org/about/inquiry
to receive updates.
Sponsor members include Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM); Cisco
(CSCO); Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK); MStar Semiconductor Inc.; and Qualcomm
Atheros, a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated.
China Academy of Telecommunication Research (CATR) established in the
mid-1950s, has rich experience in communications policies, standards for
telecommunication technologies, planning communications development, and
product testing and certification. Terminal Test Labs (TTL) in CATR, is
the leading third-party test lab in the world, which already is
authorized to cover CCC, CE, FCC, GCF, PTCRB, CTIA, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth,
NFC, USB, Qi, Mirrolink etc. certification test and authorized by
operators like Orange and Vodafone for their acceptance tests like OTA,
SAR, Audio, RF, Protocol, Application tests for manufacturers like
Apple, Sony, Samsung, ZTE, TCT, Huawei, HTC etc. CATR is headquartered
in Beijing, China. Learn more at http://www.catr.cn.
"HomePlug" is a trademark of the HomePlug Powerline Alliance, Inc. in
the U.S. and other countries. Other names and brands may be claimed as
the property of others.
David Stowe for HomePlug Alliance
Source: HomePlug® Alliance