NXP Membership in MoCA Expands Worldwide Presence of Alliance

San Ramon, California, UNITED STATES

SAN RAMON, Calif., July 10, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- NXP Semiconductors has joined MoCA(tm) as its newest IC vendor member. NXP is an independent semiconductor company, founded by Philips more than 50 years ago. The company is a recognized leader in numerous system-on-chip experiences, providing semiconductors and system solutions for a wide range of applications, ranging from mobile to home and automotive to identification.

"MoCA is in alignment with our focus on multimedia applications and how to deliver and distribute digital content around the home," said Hans Dollee, director standardisation, NXP Semiconductors. "MoCA helps make the digital television a richer experience for the consumer."

"NXP's membership brings added value to the alliance as it further confirms MoCA as an emerging technology brand within consumer broadband and digital lifestyles," said Charles Cerino, president of MoCA.

About MoCA

The Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA(tm)) is an open, industry driven initiative promoting distribution of digital video and entertainment through existing coaxial cable in the home. MoCA technology provides the backbone for whole home entertainment networks of multiple wired and wireless products. The alliance operates under reasonable and non-discriminatory licensing (RAND).


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