Tag: wifi

Measuring the Need for more Unlicensed Spectrum

The growing network of connected devices, increasing number of Wi-Fi users, and growing data capacity requirements will necessitate careful Wi-Fi spectrum planning. To satisfy...

The Promises and Challenges of AI for CSPs

The increasing capability of computer processing power and recent advancements in cloud storage have made the once sci-fi concept of Artificial Intelligence (AI) an...

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...

Comcast eyes global markets for its smart home service

The Consumer Electronics Show earlier this month did not turn out to be the stage for a battle to the death between Amazon, Google,...

Wi-Fi helps Liberty Global to deliver ‘digital oxygen’ to its customers

Liberty Global is the world's largest international TV and broadband group with operations in Europe, the USA and Latin America. It is a quad...

The new-look iPass

The CEO of WiFi service provider iPass, Gary Griffiths, has been working hard recently to convince investors that, after two years of work, he...

Wi-Fi evolves 5G-type capabilities

While 5G will support unlicensed and shared spectrum, Wi-Fi has been moving in the other direction, taking on many characteristics of cellular technologies such...

Lines Blur Between Cellular and Wi-Fi

This increasingly variegated platform drives the requirement for coexistence between 5GNR, LTE and unlicensed technologies – close integration at core and even radio level...

WiFi Alliance beefs up WPA security protocols to address vulnerabilities

Technologies which run in unlicensed spectrum are always dogged by fears about privacy and security, and these will only become more critical to address,...

Improving WiFi Connections in High-Density Environments

by Hemant Chaskar, VP Technology, Mojo Networks In a recent article, I discussed the shortcomings of improvised client-steering techniques used for band steering, load balancing, and sticky...