E-MTA


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E-MTAembedded multimedia terminal adapter
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"This milestone of 50 million voice lines shipped into the ARRIS E-MTA cable modem is a testament to Zarlink market leadership within the voice-enabled cable market," said Kirk Mandy, president and CEO, Zarlink Semiconductor.
ARRIS (Nasdaq:ARRS), a provider of broadband local access networks,announcedon Wednesday (5 April) that Comcast, a provider of cable, entertainment and communications products and services, has signed a purchase agreement for a minimum of 1.2m ARRIS Touchstone Embedded Multimedia Terminal Adapters (E-MTAs) over the next two years.
This DOCSIS 2.0-based and PacketCable 1.1-based Embedded Multimedia Terminal Adapter (E-MTA) provides high-speed data access and 2 lines of Voice over IP (VoIP) telephony along with the longest battery back-up time of any E-MTA.
The battery backed-up version of the Touchstone Telephony Modem, TM 402 will feature the smallest package size of any E-MTA while providing the longest battery back-up capability (over 8 hours).