The Road to Network Convergence

A year ago, when the Wireless Broadband Alliance announced its Vision 2020 program, it was moving away from a specific focus on Wi-Fi, and...

Emerging Approaches to Unlicensed Spectrum

In the never-ending quest for more spectrum to support rising data usage, and now the exploding numbers of devices promised for the IoT, capacity...

Canal+ takes OTT baby steps with WiFi chipsets

Canal+ is best known as a pay TV company owned by content powerhouse Vivendi, not an establishment renowned for its next-generation practices. Only now...

2017 Cisco VNI Quantifies Mobile’s Growth and Wi-Fi’s Role

Cisco’s latest Visual Networking Index Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast (2016 to 2021), cites Maravedis’ Wi-Fi research. We are proud to be participating to...

How Managed Wi-Fi Improves Operations and Productivity in Restaurants

Much has been written about the benefits of Wi-Fi for restaurant guests and patrons, and about the ability to generate contextual marketing to support...

Cablevision makes its Wi-Fi-only phone move

The day the US mobile operators have dreaded will arrive next month, when Cablevision launches Wi-Fi-only phone services, the first major cableco to do...

Qualcomm buys Black Sand to strengthen RF offering

Chip giant pushes further into RF front end space, following launch of RF360, but may also have its eye on patents Qualcomm dropped a bombshell...

How will the IEEE’s WiFi strategy play into 5G?

5G Roadmap expected from IEEE before October Expect the focus to be on Connectivity, Ubiquity and Verticals 802.11 WiFi standard evolution targets IoT...

What is your guest Wi-Fi DNA?

I have been tracking guest Wi-Fi platforms for over three years now and what amazes me the most is that I still hear new...

In-Store Wi-Fi and the Retailer’s Bottom Line

In an effort to achieve the goals of fulfilling an omnichannel strategy and improving the customer experience, retailers have begun to fundamentally change the...