China market: China Mobile to launch own-brand smart wireless routers
Aug 18, 15:42
China Mobile will launch own-brand smart wireless routers in the China market, with the device positioned as the center of home-use IoT applications for security surveillance, environmental monitoring, automatic control of appliances and healthcare services in the future, according to industry sourc...
SerComm 2Q15 revenues, net profit hit records
Aug 14, 11:20
Networking/communication device maker SerComm on August 13 reported second-quarter consolidated revenues of NT$8.562 billion (US$274 million) and net profit of NT$328 million, hitting respective quarterly records.
Broadband consumption being driven by mobile devices, says firm
Jul 24, 11:24
Broadband consumption is being driven by the proliferation of smartphones, which is at 37% global personal penetration, and tablet devices, with a global household penetration of 26%. This rapid growth in demand is being fueled by a growing range of functionality and services, according to Futuresource...
Gartner expects 59% mobile data growth worldwide in 2015
Jul 23, 15:37
Global mobile data traffic is set to reach 52 million terabytes (TB) in 2015, an increase of 59% from 2014, according to Gartner. The rapid growth is set to continue through 2018, when mobile data levels are estimated to reach 173 million TB. Gartner analysts advise communication service providers...
Wi-Fi Alliance starts Wi-Fi Aware interoperability certification
Jul 17, 14:14
Wi-Fi Alliance has offered Wi-Fi Aware interoperability testing and certification program and Wi-Fi Aware-enabled devices are likely to be available at the end of 2015 or the beginning of 2016, according to Wi-Fi Alliance marketing vice president Kelly Davis-Felner.
Alpha Networks sees June revenues increase
Stockwatch - Jul 13, 16:41
Alpha Networks has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.462 billion (US$79.41 million) for June 2015, representing a 37.85% increase on month and 12.75% increase on year.
D-Link reports revenues for June 2015
Stockwatch - Jul 13, 16:37
D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.537 billion (US$81.83 million) for June 2015, representing a 32.9% increase on month and 2.45% increase on year.
Accton revenues up in June
Stockwatch - Jul 9, 15:44
Accton Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.305 billion (US$74.31 million) for June 2015, representing a 14.3% increase on month and 11% increase on year.
Accton revenues drop on year in May
Stockwatch - Jun 9, 16:00
Accton Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.016 billion (US$64.77 million) for May 2015, representing a 11.37% increase on month and 8.56% drop on year.
SerComm May revenues hit record
Newswatch - Jun 9, 14:12
Networking/communication device maker SerComm has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.803 billion (US$91.1 million) for May, hitting a monthly record with growth of 6.64% on month and of 34.74% on year.
D-Link to cooperate with India state government
Jun 8, 14:17
Networking/communication device vendor D-Link will cooperate with the government of Telangana State, central India, to set up a technological education and R&D center to train locals as well as a user experience center to promote D-Link products and technology in the India market, according to...
IoT just keeps coming and coming, but what about power?
Jun 3, 11:53
In 2012, Germany initialed the "Industry 4.0" plan at the Hannover Messe, whose purpose is to drive the Internet of Things (IoT). Its goal is to facilitate automated production and well as IT-supported production under the M2M framework, and to allow the production model to transform from...
From IoT to MU-MIMO: Q&A with Broadcom sales VP Michael Hurlston
Jun 2, 14:52
Networking is a hot topic these days, whether it is connecting all devices in the Internet of Things market, increasing Wi-Fi transmission rates in the home and enterprise markets through the introduction of MU-MIMO (Multi-User, Multiple-Input, Multiple-Output) or by simply increasing the speed of...
Avago to buy Broadcom for US$37 billion
May 29, 09:41
Avago Technologies and Broadcom have entered into a definitive agreement under which Avago will acquire Broadcom in a cash and stock transaction that values the combined company at US$77 billion in enterprise value, according to the companies.
Digitimes Research: LTE-U to become mainstream LTE technology
May 21, 11:27
The LTE-U (LTE-Unlicensed) technology is likely to become the mainstream LTE standard in the future and will not cause serious interference when operated concurrently with Wi-Fi on the 5GHz unlicensed spectrum, according to Digitimes Research.
Senao Networks to expand capacity
Stockwatch - May 13, 12:26
Networking/communication device maker Senao Networks has obtained orders with shipments scheduled through the third quarter. As the existing production capacity at its two factories in northern Taiwan has been fully utilized, it will expand capacity by renting a factory nearby, company chairman Tommy...
D-Link revenues fall in April
Stockwatch - May 12, 15:15
D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.965 billion (US$63.95 million) for April 2015, representing a 19.85% drop on month and 17.11% drop on year.
PCL Technologies nets NT$1.41 per share for 1Q15
May 11, 22:06
PCL Technologies, a Taiwan-based optical component and module maker registered in Cayman Islands with production bases in China, recorded consolidated revenues of NT$454 million (US$14.4 million), gross margin of 23.75%, net operating profit of NT$59 million, net profit of NT$71 million and net EPS...
Accton sees April revenues increase on year
Stockwatch - May 11, 16:27
Accton Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.81 billion (US$58.9 million) for April 2015, representing a 14.25% drop on month but a 8.27% increase on year.
HTC in-car wireless device certified
Apr 21, 15:13
HTC is reportedly stepping into the IoV (Internet of Vehicle) market and has one of its in-car wireless devices, the Think+ Touch OBU 2015, certified by Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC), according to industry sources.
China expected to lead in using 4G Small Cell, says SerComm CEO
Apr 13, 22:28
Among all countries, China is expected to take the lead in applying FDD LTE or TD-LTE (4G) Small Cell devices, for China Mobile has offered TD-LTE Small Cell devices for sale to its TD-LTE subscribers at its retail chain stores, according to president and CEO James Wang for Taiwan-based networking/communications...
D-Link reports revenues for March 2015
Stockwatch - Apr 13, 16:20
D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.452 billion (US$78.39 million) for March 2015, representing a 16.62% increase on month and 7.42% drop on year.
SerComm 4G Small Cell shipments take off
Apr 10, 10:40
Networking/communication device maker SerComm has been developing FDD LTE and TD-LTE Small Cell devices for several years and has begun to ship TD-LTE solutions to China Mobile. SerComm expects shipments of Small Cell devices to significantly increase in 2016, according to company president and CEO...
Accton March revenues decline on year
Stockwatch - Apr 9, 15:54
Accton Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.111 billion (US$67.84 million) for March 2015, representing a 44.42% increase on month and 4.14% drop on year.
Senao Networks steps into industrial computing
Mar 26, 22:33
Wireless networking/communication device maker Senao Networks has stepped into developing industrial computing solutions for specific applications and will focus on ODM production, company chairman and CEO Tommy Tsai said at a March 25 investors conference.
Connection Technology Systems to list on Taiwan OTC market
Mar 25, 15:00
Connection Technology Systems (CTS), a Taiwan-based maker of fiber-optic networking/communication devices mainly for own-brand sale, will be listing on the local over-the-counter (OTC) bourse at an initial price of NT$42 (US$1.33) per share on April 20, according to the company.
Smart cities will use 1.1 billion connected things in 2015, says Gartner
Mar 20, 11:08
Increasing urbanization is putting unprecedented pressure on city mayors to constantly balance the challenge of resource constraints against environmental sustainability concerns. Because of this, Gartner estimates that 1.1 billion connected things will be used by smart cities in 2015, rising to 9.7...
Digitimes Research: Taiwan ready to develop smartphone payment system in 2015
Mar 13, 16:01
With 4G service subscribers accounting for 13% of Taiwan's overall telecom service users and the number of smartphone users in the country surpassing 13.5 million in 2014, Taiwan's environment is already mature enough to develop a payment system using near-field communication (NFC) technology on smartphones...
Commentary: Why smart thermostats have a limited market in China
Mar 11, 22:11
Smart home applications are one of the major focuses as part of the ever-growing IoT industry in 2015 and there is much discussion over how to control and connect appliances such as thermostats, refrigerators and washing machines. In western nations where homes are built around centralized air and...
D-Link revenues drop in February
Stockwatch - Mar 11, 13:56
D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.102 billion (US$66.47 million) for February 2015, representing a 2.76% drop on month and 8.41% drop on year.
Arcadyan optimistic about 2015 operation
Mar 11, 11:05
Networking/communication device maker Arcadyan Technology is optimistic about its business operation in 2015 due to significant growth in shipments for existing product lines and several new product lines, company president HY Lee said at a March 10 investors conference.
Sony to establish alliance to promote new Ultra HD broadcast technology
Feb 17, 15:39
Sony is planning to form an alliance, the IP Life Consortium, with 10 companies including Cisco and Germany-based wireless player Rohde & Schwarz (R&S) to boost IP-based Ultra HD video broadcasts, allowing TV stations worldwide to set up Ultra HD infrastructure with lower costs, according to...
SerComm aims at 2015 revenues of US$1 billion
Feb 6, 11:48
Networking/communication device maker SerComm hit record consolidated revenues of NT$23.2 billion (US$756 million) for 2014 and aims at consolidated revenues of US$1 billion for 2015, according to company president James Wang.