|[January 08, 2014]
SMC Networks Adds Adams Cable Equipment as America's Reseller for Veloxite DOCSIS 3.0 Products
IRVINE, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
Networks, a leading global provider of customer premises equipment
(CPE) for the complete digital home, announced today it has signed a
non-exclusive reseller agent agreement with Adams Cable Equipment (ACE)
to distribute its Veloxite family of DOCSIS 3.0 cable modems, eMTAs and
The agreement expands SMC's distribution in the United States, Canada
and parts of Latin America. It also allows ACE to add one of the
industry's most advanced family of DOCSIS 3.0 gateways to its product
line. As part of the agreement, ACE will stock the Veloxite D3G0804W 8x4
data gateway, a CableLabs (News - Alert)® certified product, as well as
SMC's other Veloxite DOCSIS 3.0 devices.
SMC's Veloxite product portfolio has a wide range of downstream /
upstream configurations, including 8x4, 16x4 and 24x8. The data and
voice gateways can support multimedia over coax alliance (MoCA®),
as well as a variety of wireless options, from single band 3x3 or 2x2 to
3x3 dual band dual concurrent (DBDC) and very high throughput (VHT)
802.11ac Wi-Fi for a maximized coverage and performance.
"Industry reports predict DOCSIS 3.0 CPE device shipments to reach 50
million in 2014, which shows just how fast cable operators are moving to
this technlogy," said ACE Chief Executive Officer Christy Adams. "It's
the right time for us to expand our DOCSIS 3.0 line because our service
provider customers count on us to have the most innovative products in
the cable industry. This is why we are excited to partner with SMC to
meet this growing demand."
"Working with ACE gives us another industry-leading partner to help make
the Veloxite product line available to as many cable operators as
possible and extend our presence to new market segments," said SMC
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Joe Wytanis. "This
combines the strengths of two best-of-breed companies, and I am eagerly
anticipating the impact it will have on the market."
To learn more about SMC and its groundbreaking Veloxite product family,
SMC also will be demonstrating Veloxite during CES (News - Alert), January 7-10, 2014,
in Las Vegas, Nev., at its suite in the Bellagio Hotel.
About Adams Cable Equipment
Adams Cable Equipment (ACE), a woman-owned business, entered the market
in 1998 and has grown by providing personalized customer care,
competitive prices and products that meet each operator's specific
needs. The company has developed strong CATV industry relationships by
building trust, quality, service, knowledge and satisfaction with MSOs
in North America, South America and the Caribbean. The company's Telco
team focuses on working with advanced telecommunication companies to
find the best IPTV (News - Alert), DSL and FTTP inventory solutions to meet changing
needs. Located in Lenexa, Kan., ACE has more than 60,000 square feet of
Learn more at http://www.adamscableequipment.com/.
About SMC Networks (News - Alert)
SMC Networks is a global provider of Customer Premises Equipment (CPE)
to Service Providers. SMC specializes in designing, engineering and
delivering the most innovative wireless and wired products to enable
cable, telecommunication and multi-service operators around the world to
connect their customers to a completely integrated digital home.
SMC is led by seasoned industry veterans who bring years of executive
experience cultivated from the most recognized telecommunication
companies and manufacturers. SMC develops and supplies a full line of
cable modem, eMTA, data and voice wireless gateway products that offer
built-in integration with the company's line of Home Security,
Monitoring and Automation products.
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