LONDON, April 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --TV Connect 2016 - April 25, 2016 – Norwegian service provider Get has selected the VAP4300 wireless extender from ARRIS International, plc (NASDAQ: ARRS) to optimize home Wi-Fi experiences.
Consumers demand fast, reliable broadband wherever they are in their home to stream live video, enjoy rich gaming experiences or share and discover new content. Frustration appears when Wi-Fi cannot reach all corners of the house. The ARRIS CEI research shows that 72 percent of people want high speed internet in every room and 54 percent want to extend their Wi-Fi beyond its current range.
The ARRIS VAP4300 wireless extender will amplify the wireless signal to improve coverage. And its plug-mounted design enables a quick and easy installation. It can also be set up as a new access point for added stability and higher speeds.
"To get the most out of the fast broadband connection coming into their homes, our customers need fast, reliable wireless coverage wherever they are in their homes - Get is focused on delivering this seamless coverage. A solution to help optimize the home Wi-Fi network is the VAP4300 wireless extender from ARRIS," said Dan Ramunddal, CTO, Get. "By locating the router at the center of the home and adding the new wireless extender, our customers will enjoy a reliable and stable Wi-Fi experience."
"People want more from their broadband, and in many cases, the limitation is their home Wi-Fi - they're asking for Wi-Fi without limits. Wi-Fi extenders, like the ARRIS VAP4300, offer service providers a quick and simple install solution to ease customer frustration and reduce customer service calls," said Jim Henderson, Senior Vice President, International CPE, ARRIS. "We're predicting that in five years, the modern home will require three extenders to meet connectivity needs. We look forward to continued collaboration with Get, working together on solutions to further improve the home network and consumer Wi-Fi experience."
The ARRIS VAP4300 wireless extender will be available for Get customer from April 2016
Get is a leading fibre-based broadband and content provider in Norway, and in recent years we have won a number of "test winner" awards for ease of use, innovative products and excellent customer service. A total of 500,000 homes and business are connected to Get's fibre-based network, and more than 1 million private and business customers use our services on a daily basis. Get's services are provided across different fiber technologies, which ensure customers huge capacity and opportunities for the best experiences – now and in the future. Our customers have access to one of the country's fastest broadband networks, among Norway's largest selection of digital TV channels and a separate film store with more than 6,000 rental titles. All Get customers with broadband can also view TV channels on tablets and smartphones, and remotely control their Get PVR using the new TV app. On September 15th 2014 Get was bought by TDC, and has now become a part of Scandinavia's largest digital television and broadband company.
ARRIS International plc. (NASDAQ: ARRS) is a world leader in entertainment and communications technology. Our innovations combine hardware, software, and services across the cloud, network, and home to power TV and Internet for millions of people around the globe. The people of ARRIS collaborate with the world's top service providers, content providers, and retailers to advance the state of our industry and pioneer tomorrow's connected world. Together, we are inventing the future. For more information, visit www.arris.com.
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