Rising importance of Wi-Fi drives M&As

The rising importance of WiFi to cable companies is generating new alliances and rivalries .The cable operators are reshaping the US telecoms landscape. They...

Telcos and the smart city opportunity

More than 100 cities across the world are currently in the process of implementing Smart city initiatives. With Europe, North America, and Asia playing...

Inside Sprint’s Wi-Fi Strategy

Over the past decade, investors, analysts and customers have fixated on Sprint’s cellular network, particularly its struggles to accommodate the smartphone boom. But it’s...

Russia’s Enforta’s is Leading the Way in Monetizing Wi-Fi Services

While LTE and 3G adoption remains relatively low for Russia’s 249 million mobile subscribers, Wi-Fi is gaining traction among enterprise customers. In Russia, 3G...

WiFi going software-defined

The role that software-defined networking (SDN) will play in the future of networking equipment and IT operations will continue to grow and evolve as...

WBA Report Highlights Role of Wi-Fi in 5G, IoT and Converged Services

Wireless Broadband Alliance Report Highlights Role of Wi-Fi in 5G, Internet of Things and Converged Services ‘Towards 2020’ details how the widespread deployment of carrier-grade...

Wi-Fi: The Technology of Choice for IoT

The number of connected devices in the world is projected to exceed 5 billion by the end of 2015 and explode to more than...

Sprint makes WiFi part of “massive densification” program

"When you massively densify any network, the result that you get when you have so much spectrum is spectacular," Sprint’s CEO Marcelo Claure said...

‘Muni WiFi’ is back, but with a very different business case

The term ‘muni WiFi’ is rarely heard these days, since the bubble surrounding publicly owned, free city networks burst spectacularly in 2007 after a...

Spectrum sharing is urgent as licensed/unlicensed barriers blur

As the need for wireless broadband capacity grows, and the supply of virgin spectrum in optimal bands below 6GHz dries up, the need to...