ZyXEL Introduces P-335 Plus Firewall Router with USB Print Server

Internet Connection and Printer Sharing with Network Protection

Hsinchu, September 11, 2006 -- ZyXEL Communications Corp. (TSE: 2391), the world's largest residential gateway provider (In-State, 2006), today unveils its P-335 Plus Firewall Router with USB print server support for home and small office users. ZyXEL P-335 Plus boasts high-speed Internet connection for fast file transfer, online gaming and smooth video streaming. In addition, with its powerful security features, ZyXEL P-335 Plus protects home or small office networks against virus and attacks.

ZyXEL P-335 Plus is designed to operate in 2 operation modes: Router mode or a pure Print Server mode. In Router mode, the P-335 Plus is a broadband sharing router for Internet access. And in Print Server mode, the P-335 Plus turns itself into a print server device that allows computers to share a printer connected to its five switch ports over the network. 

For security, the P-335 Plus performs stateful packet inspection for effective network protection. With the default firewall settings, all outgoing and incoming traffic in the protected LAN is checked. The firewall feature includes TCP/UDP inspection, Denial of Services (DoS ) detection and prevention, real-time alert, reports and logs.

With ZyXEL's exclusive Media Bandwidth Management v2 (MBM v2), the P-335 Plus intelligently manages user's limited bandwidth for multiple multimedia applications in busy network. MBM v2 gives user smooth video streaming, fast file transfer and responsive online gaming experience.

ZyXEL P-335 Plus is now available and can be ordered via ZyXEL's global sales network of system integrators and value-added resellers. To find a ZyXEL distributor nearest to your location, visit the information site at http://www.zyxel.com/wherebuy/index.php.

About ZyXEL Communications
ZyXEL Communications Corp. (TSE: 2391), headquartered in Hsinchu, Taiwan, is the world's largest residential gateway provider (In-State, 2006). ZyXEL's comprehensive Internet Protocol-based (IP) networking solutions include access multiplexors, customer premise equipment, Internet security and Wireless LAN equipment, enabling high-performance network services for SOHO, small to mid-sized businesses and service providers. ZyXEL works closely with worldwide network equipment vendors, telecommunications companies, ISPs, and other major businesses. For more information, visit the company's website at http://www.zyxel.com.