June 14, 2011

BelAir Networks New 3rd Generation Cable Wi-Fi Solutions Light Up The Park at The Cable Show 2011

CHICAGO, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cable Show 2011 -- With tens of 1000's of Cable Wi-Fi APs deployed worldwide, and US operators clearly in the lead, The Cable Show 2011 is featuring live BelAir Networks Cable Wi-Fi in The Park area of the exhibit floor as well as a "Cable Wi-Fi: Broadband to Go" panel comprised of senior execs from Cablevision, Bright House Networks and BelAir Networks (Tuesday, June 14, 1:30 PM).

The Park concept is new at The Cable Show 2011. Incorporating a live-events stage in a park-like setting on the exhibit floor (booth #2231), The Park highlights the cable industry's broadband innovation and leadership. The live Cable Wi-Fi network in The Park is powered by the new BelAir100SNE, BelAir Networks 3rd generation Cable Wi-Fi solution comprising a number of industry firsts, including:

  • First cable-optimized Wi-Fi access point (AP) with standards-based beamforming
  • First GPS-enabled Wi-Fi AP designed to support location-based advertising and services
  • First Wi-Fi AP with integrated Business Intelligence (BI) features providing operators with real-time and historical, location-based and time of day user, device and traffic data

The new BelAir20E indoor Wi-Fi AP will also be running live at BelAir Networks booth #1830.

"Since the introduction of the iPhone, there has been phenomenal growth in both the number and type of Wi-Fi enabled devices such as smart phones and tablets. Cable operators have played a leading role in this global trend by delivering a great mobile broadband service to their customers with BelAir Networks Cable Wi-Fi," said Bernard Herscovich, President and CEO, BelAir Networks. "BelAir Networks latest generation of indoor and outdoor Cable Wi-Fi products deliver key industry innovations while continuing to harness the power, mounting and backhaul assets inherent in the HFC network and integrating with the cable operator's existing back end systems."

More information on the BelAir100SNE and BelAir20E is available at BelAir Networks booth #1830 at The Cable Show 2011, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL June 14-16, 2011.

About BelAir Networks

BelAir Networks wireless solutions are deployed by the world's leading service providers including Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Cablevision and AT&T. The company's portfolio of indoor and outdoor access points (AP) and picocell base stations, control and management systems enable service providers to build scalable, high performance wireless networks for 3G/4G data offload, city hotzones, and Wi-Fi coverage for large venues, special events and retail chains. Innovative mobile and cable operators use BelAir Networks to drive revenue, improve competitiveness and deliver a great mobile broadband user experience. BelAir Networks is a privately held company with Tier 1 carrier customers and backed by investment from Comcast Interactive Capital, T-Mobile Venture Fund and leading venture capital firms including Trilogy Equity Partners. For more information, visit www.belairnetworks.com.

SOURCE BelAir Networks