CableLabs has concluded the 18th Certification Wave of DOCSIS equipment. A total of 17 cable modems received CableLabs' Certification in this wave. The equipment certified is part of the DOCSIS 1.0 specification. Three new companies including Hitron, Infinite and US Robotics joined the large list of DOCSIS cable modem equipment suppliers with certified products.
Nine companies including 3Com, Ambit, D-Link, Ericsson, HighSpeed Surfing, LinkSys, Net & Sys, Thomson Multimedia and Toshiba were recertified for modems that adhere to the DOCSIS specification.
With these new additions to the DOCSIS equipment roster, 149 versions of DOCSIS 1.0 high-speed cable data modems have been certified by CableLabs for retail sale.