DataLinx Launches Broadband Home Management
DataLinx Corp. unveiled Push2Test, a home management system for
broadband application services including VoIP. The new system allows
service providers to offer customers self-diagnostic and
self-activation capabilities, and is intended to reduce time trying
to diagnose the problem over the phone or dispatching technicians to
Push2Test consists of two software packages that interact with
each other when necessary. The client software runs on a PC located
in the subscriber's home network; server-side software runs on a
host located at the server's data center.
Push2Test performs activation of a broadband service offering,
validates home network set-up and home router configuration,
performs subscriber-initiated broadband application service testing,
and identifies faults and recommends remedy actions.
Push2Test also pushes fault information and diagnostic test
results to the service provider and allows for service provider