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HomeGrid Forum and HomePNA Merge

New organization will ensure smooth market migration to G.hn for home networks while continuing support for HomePNA

Beaverton, OR - May 28, 2013

HomeGrid Forum and the HomePNA Alliance today announced that they have merged to create a single organization focused on promoting advanced wired home networking technologies. more

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TRENDnet Joins HomePNA Alliance

San Ramon, CA - November 29, 2012

The HomePNA® Alliance today announced that TRENDnet a best-in-class wired and wireless networking hardware brand, has joined the organization. This brings to 46 the number of manufacturers and service providers in the alliance.

"We are pleased that TRENDnet, an award winning global supplier of networking solutions for small to mid-sized business and home users, has joined the alliance," said Eran Gureshnik, HomePNA president. "Their membership demonstrates the value of the HomePNA Alliance to both equipment suppliers and service providers."

"Our customers are demanding a cost effective solution for distributing entertainment and triple play data over existing coax cables and therefore are specifying HomePNA certified products," said Sonny Su, TRENDnet technology director. "HomePNA membership gives us access to the alliance's technical support and certification resources that enable us to deliver those products."

HomePNA members benefit from a support structure that helps to decrease the learning curve and can help service providers minimize their costs when deploying HomePNA products. Over 30 million HomePNA-certified products have been shipped to telco, satellite, and cable service providers worldwide supplying critical components of their IPTV services deployments. HomePNA is an ITU Standard (G.9954) and is included in the DLNA Interoperability Guidelines. The wide range of certified HomePNA products can be found on the Alliance's Member Product webpage.

www.homepna.org/products/member_products/

About HomePNA

HomePNA is an incorporated, non-profit association of industry-leading companies including including AT&T, Cisco, and Motorola and service providers working together to create, promote and certify high speed existing-wire multimedia home networking technology. HomePNA operates over coax cables and phone wires to deliver Internet Protocol (IP) services like IPTV, Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and data, often bundled by service providers as triple-play services. Founded in June 1998, HomePNA members represent cutting-edge international companies that span the networking, telecommunications, hardware, software and consumer electronics industries.

About TRENDnet

TRENDnet is an award winning global brand, dedicated to providing a complete line of high quality yet affordable networking solutions for small to mid-sized business and home users alike. Founded in 1990, TRENDnet is headquartered in Torrance, California, and maintains branch offices in Europe, Central America, South America and Asia. TRENDnet products are sold in over 125 countries. The TRENDnet brand is consistently recognized for high quality, exceptional performance and unparalleled support. For more information, visit

www.trendnet.com

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