Aztech today announced the world’s first integrated ADSL2+ HomePlug 85Mbps Residential Gateway combining the latest advances for ADSL with broadband connectivity up to 26Mbps over the telephone lines and providing a central gateway to distribute data, voice and video throughout the home at a speed up to 85Mbps via the electrical powerlines. The new Aztech DSL605EH ADSL 2/2+ HomePlug Turbo 85Mbps Ethernet USB Combo Router is an integrated Gateway enabling seamless higher bandwidth performance, an essential requirement to drive next-generation home entertainment applications including standard definition (SD) video distribution, TV over IP (IPTV), digital video recorder (DVR) networking and media centre PCs via the powerline network. Additional LAN support is provided via a 10/100 AutoMDIX port that can be connected to existing switch/hubs, and an USB1.1 connection for further flexibility.

DSL605EH Aztech ADSL2+ HomePlug 85Mbps Powerline Residential Gateway

Aztech Systems Ltd, a global leader in data and voice communication products,
today announced the world’s first integrated ADSL2+ HomePlug 85Mbps Residential
Gateway combining the latest advances for ADSL with broadband connectivity up to
26Mbps over the telephone lines and providing a central gateway to distribute
data, voice and video throughout the home at a speed up to 85Mbps via the
electrical powerlines.

The new Aztech DSL605EH ADSL 2/2+ HomePlug Turbo 85Mbps Ethernet USB Combo
Router is an integrated Gateway enabling seamless higher bandwidth performance,
an essential requirement to drive next-generation home entertainment
applications including standard definition (SD) video distribution, TV over IP (IPTV),
digital video recorder (DVR) networking and media centre PCs via the powerline
network. Telecom Operators and ISPs can now utilise Aztech DSL605EH to deploy
Video/TV over broadband via their ADSL Networks and provide seamless and easy to
install connectivity to the IP Set Top Box devices in the living room – all
without messy wires and with an inbuilt Quality of Service ensuring smooth
streaming of video contents to the TV.

Additional LAN support is provided via a 10/100 AutoMDIX port that can be
connected to existing switch/hubs, and an USB1.1 connection for further
flexibility. The DSL605EH also comes with Aztech’s innovative Easy Connect
technology that enables instant connectivity without changing a user’s PC
settings. Powered by industry leading Intellon INT5500CS HomePlug® 1.0 Turbo
chipset which is fully compatible with the HomePlug® 1.0 specifications,
DSL605EH is capable of delivering up to 85Mbps over the powerline. Aztech
DSL605EH also uses Texas Instruments AR7 Chipset solution that fully complies
with ANSI T1.413 Issue 2, ITU-T G.992.1 (G.dmt) and G.992.2 (G.lite) ADSL
standard. Future proof functionality – – higher data transmission rates with
ADSL2, ADSL2+ and/or Extended Reach-ADSL support is provided.

Targeted at residential and SOHO users, DSL60EH has extensive security
features including a double Stateful Packet Inspection, NAT based Firewall, VPN
Passthrough and DMZ support. In addition, DES Encryption over the electric
circuit ensures maximum security from interception. Without compromising
security, these features also allow users flexibility. With an integrated
100-250VAC HomePlug enabled power supply, it is compatible with the electricity
supply of most countries.

In brief, the key benefits that consumers will receive from DSL605 include:
• ADSL2/2+ Support that provides a high speed access up to 26 Mb/s
• HomePlug Integrated ensures data is transferred via the household electric
circuit in a simple hassle free way
• 85Mbps Turbo delivers high performance for Standard definition TV to IP Set
top boxes and multimedia devices such as DVR and media centre PCs
• Router support enables multiple PCs to share ADSL access
• Easy Connect makes Home/SOHO Networking a breeze
• Powerful Security Application based firewall and DES encryption ensure
security over the WAN and LAN

"We are happy to be the first in the world to launch an integrated ADSL 2/2+
HomePlugTurbo 85Mbps Gateway. It recognises the market demand for a desired
combination of simplicity, high performance and networking gateway with full
features all in a single elegant device. We believe that the Aztech DSL605EH
meets these requirements and will be a big hit with telecommunication operators
and Internet service providers who are looking for higher speeds for
next-generation home entertainment applications like Video over broadband. It
demonstrates Aztech’s strong engineering capability and our vision of a digital
home being the way to future,“ said Mr Michael Mun, President and CEO of Aztech
Systems Ltd.