InCoax Networks AB announced today that it was recognized as a honoree in the 2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews program.

Presented annually by Lightwave, the Lightwave Innovation Reviews program distinguishes top products and solutions available within the optical networking industry as determined by a stellar panel of third-party judges. Judges include industry executives and analysts from a wide variety of service providers, technology developers, industry analysts, and journalists.

"On behalf of the Lightwave Innovation Reviews, I would like to congratulate our honorees," says Lightwave Group Publisher Alan Bergstein. "This prestigious program allows Lightwave to celebrate and recognize the most innovative products and solutions in the optical networking industry. Our 2019 Honorees are an outstanding example of companies who are making an impact."

This recognition of innovation for our new In:xtnd product is a confirmation for what we have achieved. A valuable new solution that helps operators as well as building owners to deliver gigabit services in a fast and cost-efficient way and allow consumers the access to new high-speed applications.” says Peter Carlsson, CEO of InCoax.

The Innovation Reviews are judged based on the following criteria:

  • Originality
  • Innovation
  • Positive impact on the customer
  • How well it addresses a new or existing requirement
  • Novelty of approach
  • Cost-effectiveness

In:xtnd is currently being commercially launched in Europe, is based on the MoCA Access™ standard. It is capable of 2.5 Gbps net throughput (2 Gbps upload) and is intended as a fiber access extension for FTTB installations as it uses the existing coaxial cabling. In:xtnd coexists with DOCSIS and traditional TV and is also useful for 5G fixed-mobile convergence.

About Lightwave Innovation Reviews
For more than 30 years, Lightwave (www.lightwaveonline.com) has delivered trusted technical, application and business insights to senior-level decision makers for optical communications worldwide. Lightwave serves technology vendors, communications carriers and major enterprises with a complete and nuanced picture of the optical communications business environment. Lightwave is a valued information source for information related to FTTx, networking, equipment design, MSO optics, and test and measurement for corporate executives, department heads, project managers, network engineers and others making strategic decisions that are critical to the success of their businesses. Lightwave is a unit of PennWell Corporation.

About The 2019 Lightwave Innovation Reviews program
The Lightwave Innovation Reviews is in its fourth year of recognizing and celebrating the industry's most unique products and solutions that help optical communications professionals worldwide drive improvements and innovation in optical technology. Executives at Ciena, Intel, Lumentum, LightCounting Market Research, and Adva were among the third-party judges for the 2019 Innovation Reviews. Criteria used in the Innovation Reviews rankings include, first and foremost, unique technology or application thereof, innovation, ease of use, efficiency, reliability and contribution to profitability.

For more information:
Peter Carlsson, CEO, InCoax Networks AB                                                       
peter.carlsson@incoax.com                                                                                
+46 70-8563427