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HANGZHOU, China -- Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today announced that its DOCSIS-based Ethernet over Coax (EoC) cable architecture features C-DOCSIS standard support that is certified by SARFT, (State Administration of Radio, Film and Television), the Chinese government agency overseeing broadcasting. Field-tested and deployed by top Chinese operators, Broadcom's technology supports 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) broadband speeds to deliver reliable, fast and interactive triple play services in China and pave the way for new applications like IPTV. Visit to learn more.

Broadcom will be hosting a press conference at this week's ICTC show in Hangzhou and will also be demonstrating its DOCSIS-based EoC technology that is compliant with the NGB access standard from SARFT in booth #A6.

"As the largest cable operator in Hangzhou with over 1.8 million cable TV subscribers, Broadcom's C-DOCSIS technology allows us to upgrade our networks with standardized solutions that bring new advanced voice, video and data services to our subscribers," said Zhang Changli, president of Research Institute, Wasu Digital TV Media Group.

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