G.hn Solutions

Industry Associations

Sigma Designs is an active member in the following standards organizations and industry associations to enable our G.hn solutions to quickly support new features and standards.

The HomeGrid Forum and the Broadband Forum collaborate to deliver the market with a complete compliance and interoperability testing program for products using G.hn technology. This program includes validation of G.hn products, their conformance and interoperability.

Broadband Forum     The Broadband Forum is the central organization driving broadband wireline solutions and empowering converged packet networks worldwide to better meet the needs of vendors, service providers, and their customers. We develop multi-service broadband packet networking specifications addressing interoperability, architecture, and management.
HomeGrid Forum     HomeGrid Forum is a global, non-profit trade group promoting the International Telecommunication Union's G.hn standardization efforts for next-generation home networking. HomeGrid promotes adoption of G.hn through technical and marketing efforts, addresses certification and interoperability of G.hn-compliant products, and cooperates with complementary industry alliances.
ITU     The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has played a key role in building today's vast interconnected infocommunication networks spanning telephone, radio, television, satellite systems, mobile, and wireless communications and Internet technologies.
DLNA     Members of Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) share a vision of an interoperable network of personal computers (PC), consumer electronics (CE), mobile devices, and service providers in and beyond the home, enabling a seamless environment for sharing and growing new digital media and content services.