MStar Joins HomePlug

MStar Semiconductor joins HomePlug Powerline Alliance and board of directors

March 15, 2012

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PORTLAND, Ore. -- The HomePlug® Powerline Alliance (www.homeplug.org), the world's leading industry group for powerline network standards, today announced that MStar Semiconductor (“MStar”) is now a Sponsor member and has joined its Board of Directors.

MStar, a world-class leader in Application Specific ICs ("ASIC") with a focus on consumer electronic products and communication applications, has a strong brand and leadership position in Digital TV and the rapidly growing Set-Top Box market. MStar recently acquired SPiDCOM’s PLC technology and highly skilled team.

"Adding powerline technology to our current line of home connected technologies, including Set-Top-Boxes and Smart TVs, allows us to offer service providers and consumer electronics manufacturers a complete set of options to deploy a whole-home connected environment," said Philippe Notton, Vice President of STB Business Unit. “Joining the HomePlug Powerline Alliance allows us to take an active role in driving the evolution of this important technology standard.”

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