The XEPS103 is available now at a suggested retail price of $79.99. A kit version of the Network Extender (XEPSB103), bundled with Netgear’s 85 Mbps Wall-Plugged Ethernet Adapter (XE103), will be available in "early summer".
Broadcom announced that it is acquiring Gigabit powerline chip developer Gigle Networks.
ZyXEL has announced a line of smart Gigabit Ethernet switches.
NETGEAR today announced four new wireless and wired network infrastructure products, new NAS line and a VoIP partnership.
The NETGEAR ProSafe Smart Wireless Switch (WFS709TP) is a wireless controller supporting up to 16 wireless access points and 256 users per switch. Roaming is supported across multiple access points without the need to re-associate and re-authenticate with access points as they move from location to location.
The WFS709TP integrates RF management and planning capabilities including automatic self-configuration of transmit power level, channel, load balancing and interference avoidance. The switch also incorporates enterprise-class security features including RADIUS and AAA Server support.