How Businesses Benefit from Content Insertion in Their Wi-Fi Networks

With Wi-Fi access to the Internet expected by users everywhere, wireless networks are now one of the most popular and important ways for enterprises...

Google and Tequila Wi-Fi

SitWiFi recently gained notoriety when it announced partnership with Google to convert its existing hotspots to the Station format. In a recent visit to...

MU-MIMO only works on the downlink, and kills beamforming

Last week we ran an article giving Qualcomm’s claims for MU-MIMO and while it is proving tough to find experts prepared to commit themselves...

Service Providers’ Home Wi-Fi Strategies

As you read in my previous blogs, many home users suffer from poor Wi-Fi performance and hold their internet provider as ultimately responsible. As a...

Qualcomm joins WiFi mesh wars

At the recent Broadband World Forum, Qualcomm formally introduced its mesh architecture for WiFi, as operators increasingly need to deploy a home WiFi system...

US carriers divided on WiFi Calling

The major US operators are gearing up to introduce WiFi Calling services, despite their early moves towards VoLTE. For Verizon and AT&T, the WiFi...

Ease of Use, the Biggest Driver for IoT

For vendors of consumer electronics including Wi-Fi enabled devices, consumer engagement is a critical issue. Lack of engagement leads to consumer dissatisfaction and vendor...

Arqiva offload UK WiFi assets to Virgin Media

Liberty Global’s Virgin Media operation in the UK is rumored to be buying the consumer WiFi operation of broadcast infrastructure player Arqiva – better...

Can Big Data improve CSP’s margins?

The customer is king (or queen) in voice and data networking, and has been for some time. Nowadays, when customers say “jump!”, network providers...

Comcast is recruiting a cellular team – but why is it so late in...

It was March 2013 when we first heard a cable company talk about WiFi Homespots and their potential for cellular offload, and a month...