Swisscom launches WLAN-Box

SoftAtHome, the software provider for operator CPE devices enabling convergent services for the digital home, has announced its Smart Wi-Fi solution powers the Swiss incumbent´s new WLAN-Box, the company said.

The all-new WLAN-Box is a 3-in-1 Access Point device (Repeater, Extender, Video bridge) improving Wi-Fi reception throughout the home.

Swisscom´s TV-Box is connected to the WLAN-Box without the need for dedicated video bridges, de-cluttering the home. SoftAtHome Smart Wi-Fi features make sure that all devices at home always have the best connectivity.

SoftAtHome Smart Wi-Fi delivers the best in-home Wi-Fi experience thanks to Intelligent Channel Selection and Instant Steering. A unique SSID is propagated on all Access Points creating a Smart Home network supporting any network topology. Best-in class steering algorithms adapt to user device behaviour to constantly optimize performances and user experience. SoftAtHome Smart Wi-Fi prioritizes time-critical traffic like multicast IPTV. Cloud-based tools with AI-based analytics feed marketing teams and help solve home network problems before they occur.

SoftAtHome is a fast growing software company delivering connectivity, pay TV and digital services for Operator devices in the home. We empower operators to compete against local and global players alike by lev-eraging the ecosystem to deliver outstanding services. SoftAtHome delivers standards-based cost-effective solutions, which are simple and long lasting. Its solutions are deployed in 30 million homes across 18 countries.

The company is headquartered in France with development and sales teams also in Belgium and the UAE.