Actiontec launches a DSL modem/router combo
If you?re a DSL user with a bad case of box clutter, here?s some good news for you. Another vendor is Actiontec launches new DSL modem/router combooffering a DSL modem/wireless router combo, combining two devices into one. Actiontec just announced that its new 54Mbps Wireless Modem (GT724WGR) is available in Best Buy and Fry?s Electronics stores, and will soon hit the virtual shelves of major online retailers.
Who Makes What: Telco Home Gateways
Overall, the general home broadband gateway market is now substantial, currently reaching about $6 billion annually, according to Infonetics estimates. And the increasing impact of IPTV triple-play is clear. For example, Actiontec Electronics Inc. has pointed out that it sold 4 million residential gateways, modems, and routers during its first decade of business, and then 1 million broadband gateways in four months in early 2007, mainly for triple-play IP video applications with Tier 1 and Tier 2 carriers.