) announced support for its DOCSIS-based Ethernet over Coax (EoC) for EPON architectures from Changhong
. The companies plan to launch DOCSIS EoC for EPON solutions specifically to meet the low cost infrastructure requirements for deploying triple-play services to MDUs in China. Broadcom's DOCSIS EoC for EPON portfolio is a chipset and software solution that includes CMC, DOCSIS 2.0 and 3.0 cable modem and STB system-on-a-chip (SoC) solutions. Broadcom is demonstrating it at this week's International Coverage and Transmission Conference in Beijing.