CableLabs Stamps Two CableHome 1.0 Gateways


Two home residential gateways have been added to the list of certified CableHome 1.0 products.

Cable Television Laboratories Inc. said it added gateways from Netgear Inc. and Scientific-Atlanta Inc. to the list of vendors that have won CableHome 1.0 stamps in last certification round that ended in late July. So far, seven devices have now won CableHome 1.0 certification.

The CableHome 1.0 specification lays out how devices function within a home network powered by a broadband cable data connection. Based on the Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification for cable modems, CableHome 1.0 includes basic provisioning and back-office planks to help cable operators offer home networking services.