SMC Gets DOCSIS Certification

Irvine-based SMC Networks has certified its wireless cable modem gateway with the CableLabs DOCSIS and CableHome certifications. The company said that its EZ Connect Wireless Cable Modem has received DOCSIS 2.0 and CableHome 1.1 certification, specifications which certify interoperability, quality of service, and network management for cable operators. SMC's SMC8014WG-CHM integrated 4-port switch and 802.11g wireless access point were covered in the certification, and will be avialable through cable operators in January.