Demonstration to feature live Next Generation Hotspot compliant networks
MIDDLETOWN, R.I., November X, 2013 – Towerstream Corporation (NASDAQ: TWER), a leading 4G and Small Cell Rooftop Tower company, announced they will be using their existing network to support the WBA in an upcoming Wi-Fi live roaming experience to demonstrate the Wireless Broadband Alliance’s (WBA) Next Generation Hotspot (NGH) initiative at the Wi-Fi Global Congress in Beijing, China November 18th through the 21st.
The WBA will offer an exclusive look at Next Generation Hotspots. The Wi-Fi live roaming experience will be a collaborative experience from companies such as China Mobile, Cisco, Aicent and Towerstream Corp.
Accuris Networks Technology is Powering New Aircell’s Gogo Text & Talk Service on Business Aviation
October 23, 2013 07:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time
DUBLIN & BOSTON — (EON: Enhanced Online News) — The award-winning AccuROAM™ platform is extending reliable, high-capacity Wi-Fi service to previously challenging environments like the air, the ocean and remote locations, Accuris Networks (www.accuris-networks.com) announced today. Many large worldwide cellular carriers already rely on technology from this innovator in Wi-Fi offload and roaming and the company recently added Aircell, a Gogo company and leading provider of in-flight connectivity equipment and services, to business aviation. Using AccuROAM, Aircell just rolled out Gogo Text & Talk, the first service that lets air travellers perform end-to-end calling and texting on their smartphones using Wi-Fi as if they were on the ground.
STOCKHOLM and TAIPEI, TAIWAN – October 15, 2013 – Telecommunications systems integrator ELTA Technology and Aptilo Networks, the leading provider of mobile data offloading solutions, have partnered to enable Wi-Fi offloading to Chunghwa Telecom and FarEasTone, two of Taiwan’s tier 1 service providers.
They are using the Aptilo Service Management Platform™ (SMP) with Aptilo Wi-Fi Offloading solution and SIM Authentication Server™. Aptilo’s award-winning platform manages and delivers mobile data services for wireless networks. Aptilo SIM Authentication Server securely and automatically connects subscribers to the Wi-Fi network, for a seamless login and exceptional Wi-Fi offloading experience.
BandwidthX, the cloud based Wi-Fi marketplace, today announces the appointment of six members to its corporate Advisory Board. The board provides valuable perspective and recommendations to the executive team at BandwidthX in the areas of business development, market design, and international expansion.
- KT provides World’s First Wi-Fi Auto Roaming Service
- Wi-Fi Auto Roaming is available with one click for KT subscriber in Japan
- Wi-Fi Auto Roaming service free for 4,000 KT subscribers on a First-come, first-served basis
Those visiting Japan during Korean thanks giving day and business travellers may be able to take advantage of the world’s first commercial Wi-Fi auto roaming service between Korea and Japan and use it for free if they selected for the ‘Wi-Fi auto roaming customer group’ on the 16 of September 2013. KT Chairman, Lee Suk-Chae announced that this would be the World-first Wi-Fi auto roaming service between Korea and Japan.
Linktel Operates the Largest Independent Network of Hotspots in Brazil
STOCKHOLM and SAO PAULO, BRAZIL – September 19, 2013 – Brazilian telecommunications operator Linktel has deployed the Aptilo Service Management Platform™ (SMP) from Aptilo Networks. Aptilo SMP provides a carrier-class Wi-Fi service to enable and manage mobile data services across Linktel’s network of Wi-Fi hotspots.
Passpoint-Enabled Network Available to Mobile Carriers and Handset Manufacturers for Testing; Next Generation Hotspot is Stepping Stone to Seamless Carrier Offload
CHICAGO – September 5th, 2013 – Boingo Wireless (NASDAQ: WIFI), the leading DAS and Wi-Fi provider that serves consumers, carriers and advertisers worldwide, today announced that the company has launched the world’s first commercial Next Generation Hotspot Wi-Fi network at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, one of the world’s busiest airports with more than 67 million annual passengers.
Mosaik Solutions to leverage geospatial network intelligence expertise to support Alliance initiatives
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Aug. 13, 2013 – Mosaik Solutions, the global source for geospatial network intelligence, today announced it has joined the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), the worldwide industry alliance to secure outstanding user experiences through the deployment of next-generation Wi-Fi. Mosaik Solutions will lend its industry expertise to further enable the WBA to make seamless, interoperable and secure global Wi-Fi roaming a reality.
Jakarta, June 10, 2013 – PT. Telekomunikasi Indonesia, Tbk (Telkom), a leading internet and multimedia service provider in Indonesia, is going to participate in the Wi-Fi Global Congress, an annual event of the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) held on 10-13 June 2013 in London. This first participation is very important since Telkom has been sucessfully installed 50,000 Wi-Fi access points in Indonesia and accordingly needs to be a part of the global Wi-Fi community.
Company’s Manhattan Wi-Fi Network Becomes Premier Next Generation Hotspot
MIDDLETOWN, R.I., June 13, 2013 - Towerstream Corporation (NASDAQ: TWER), a leading 4G and Small Cell Rooftop Tower company, today announced that its Manhattan Wi-Fi network is one of the first networks to be named as a certified Next Generation Hotspot (NGH) by the WBA’s Interoperability Compliance Program (ICP).