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ARRIS to Power Cable Europe's 'Broadband Village' at Cable Congress in Brussels in March
Cable Europe Invites ARRIS Chairman Bob Stanzione to speak at Opening CEO Panel
SUWANEE, Ga., Feb 03, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- ARRIS (Nasdaq: ARRS)today announced its participation at this year's Cable Congress held from March 3-5 in Brussels. ARRIS will be demonstrating its convergence-enabling broadband solutions at Cable Congress. ARRIS is supporting Cable Europe in the set up of the Cable Europe Broadband Village, a demonstration area featuring current and future leading edge multi-screen and super high speed Internet applications via cable. The Cable Europe Broadband Village will be enabled by a live connection to the network of local cable operator Telenet. The ambition of the Broadband Village is to demonstrate to attendees and regulators a view on the wired home and customer experience of the future.

Additionally, ARRIS CEO & Chairman Bob Stanzione and two of ARRIS' senior technologists will be speaking on panels during the event:

  • Bob Stanzione, CEO of ARRIS, will join Mike Fries, CEO LGI and Hans Holger Albrecht, CEO MTG on Wednesday's Opening CEO panel entitled "A View From The Top: Beyond Speed" at 11:30am, March 3rd.
  • Jeff Howe, Senior Director, Broadband Communications Architecture, ARRIS, will present a technical paper in the Technology session: Translating Network Speed to the Home - a Discussion of Next Generation Access Networks. The panel is scheduled on Thursday, March 4th at 3:50pm.
  • Jobst Muhlbach, VP On Demand Business, ARRIS EMEA, will provide his expertise on Targeted Advertising and Value Added Services to the technical panel: "New Service Opportunities Courtesy of the Cloud" moderated by Telenet on Friday, March 5th at 10am.

At Booth #3 and at Cable Europe's Broadband Village, the Company will display exciting new applications such as the DOCSIS 3.0(R) High Speed Experience, the 3-Screen User Experience with new Home Gateway technology, HD Videoconferencing on TV, and 3DTV. All these new applications are made possible through ARRIS' newest technology platforms including the ConvergeMedia(TM) Management suite, the ConvergeMedia XMS video distribution system, the Touchstone(TM) modem portfolio and the ARRIS Moxi(R) Mate media player.

To arrange meetings or schedule interviews with ARRIS executives or platform specialists, please contact Riki Rau at 33-1-5656-0175 (riki.rau@arrisi.com). For more information on the Cable Congress, visit: www.cablecongress.com

About ARRIS

ARRIS is a global communications technology company specializing in the design, engineering and supply of technology supporting quad-play broadband services for residential and business customers around the world. The company supplies broadband operators with the tools and platforms they need to deliver reliable telephony, demand driven video, next-generation advertising and high-speed data services. Headquartered in Suwanee, Georgia, USA, ARRIS has R&D centers in Suwanee; Chicago, IL; Beaverton, OR; Wallingford, CT; Waltham, MA; Kirkland, WA; Cork, Ireland; and Shenzhen, China, and operates support and sales offices throughout the world. Information about ARRIS products and services can be found at www.arrisi.com.

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