Tag: passpoint

WBA demonstrates NGH capabilities

The Wireless Broadband Alliance Announced record-Setting Next Generation Hotspot Deployment at the Inaugural “Mobile World Congress Americas, in Partnership with CTIA. More than 60 percent...

WBA conference points the way to 2020 for carrier WiFi

by Caroline Gabriel and Adlane Fellah Last week saw the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), which represents WiFi service providers round the world, holding its WiFi...

Boingo enlists mobile platforms to accelerate Passpoint uptake

Integration of cellular and WiFi networks lies at the heart of many important business models, including the mobile operators’ HetNets and the cablecos’ WiFi-first...

Google (finally!) buys a smart home hub with Revolv

So Google has finally made the obvious IoT acquisition, after paying $3.2 billion for a connected thermostat called Nest. After that purchase, we were...

WiFi Alliance enhances Passpoint as momentum mounts

Operators are demanding truly carrier-class WiFi far sooner than the standards can fully deliver, but progress is steadily being made with the two key...