Test Tools identify and assess powerline network issues.
January 16, 2008 -
PlugLink AV Performance Network Tester, Model PL8060-PNT and PlugLink Performance Network Tester, Model PL8050-PNT provide helpful information such as bandwidth availability and packet loss information as well as jitter and latency issues. With 200 Mbps operation, Model PL8060-PNT tests data, voice, and IPTV, while 85 Mbps Model PL8050-PNT tests data and voice only.
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Asoka USA Corporation
558 Pilgrim Drive Ste H
Foster City, CA, 94404
Asoka Introduces Performance Test Tools for Powerline Networking Industry
Asoka Provides Needed Industry Tool to Identify and Assess Powerline Network Issues
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7 /-- Asoka USA, a leading HomePlug(R) powerline network solutions provider, today at International CES 2008 introduced two new performance test tools -- the PlugLink AV Performance Network Tester (PL8060-PNT) and the PlugLink Performance Network Tester (PL8050-PNT) -- both testers that will significantly impact network installation and performance for powerline networking.
Today, service providers and system integrators are blindsided when they encounter performance issues while installing powerline networks. Asoka performance network testers provide a slew of helpful information such as: bandwidth availability, packet loss information, as well as any jitter and latency issues.
Asoka's PL8060-PNT performance network tester is a 200 Mbps HomePlug AV tester for data, voice, and IPTV. Asoka's PL8050-PNT performance network tester is an 85 Mbps HomePlug 1.0 tester for data and voice.
"Being able to analyze and troubleshoot a network is critical for our customers," said Dano Ybarra, Asoka CEO. "We are determined not only to deliver the best powerline networking products, but to provide our customers with tools that will enable them to install and integrate powerline networks with minimal hassle and the highest success rates."
Pricing and Availability:
The SRP for Asoka's PL8060-PNT Performance Network Tester and PL8050-PNT Performance Network Tester is $600/each and includes 3 adapters and a CD. They will be available for purchase in late 1Q08.
Also at CES, Asoka will be showcasing its line of HomePlug powerline networking products which turn any electrical outlet in the home or office into an Internet port by utilizing the building's existing electrical wiring. From 200 Mbps routers and adapters to full power center products with noise reduction and surge protection, Asoka powerline networking products safely and reliably deliver consistent, high quality broadband throughout a home, enabling such applications as IPTV.
About Asoka USA
Asoka is a leading developer of simple, secure and reliable HomePlug powerline networking products that use existing electrical wiring to deliver high-speed networking throughout a home, business or building. Asoka's innovative products are sold globally through Carriers, Operators and Systems Integrators for both residential and commercial environments. The company offers the broadest and most complete portfolio of powerline networking products available today, and boasts powerline networking technology leadership and knowledge unparalleled in the industry. To learn more, visit www.asokausa.com.
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