Members Articles & Case Studies

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  • Boingo Drives the Next Generation Hotspot Revolution Boingo case study August 2014
    The winds of change are blowing through the mobile industry. Next Generation Hotspot (NGH) promises to deliver an entirely new era of seamless Wi-Fi connectivity, which stands to benefit users and providers alike. However, as with any significant leap forward in technology, there have to be instigators; those who are willing to act as catalysts, performing yeoman’s work in the hope of pushing the industry forward and collectively achieving something truly brilliant. In the case of NGH, one of the catalysts for change is Boingo Wireless.
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  • iPass Global Mobile Workforce Report Q2 Industry research report May 2012
    Understanding Mobility Trends and Mobile Usage Among Business Users
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  • iPass Global Mobile Workforce Report Q1 Industry research report March 2012
    Understanding Mobility Trends and Mobile Usage Among Business Users
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  • iPass Mobile Workforce Report Industry research report November 2011
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  • iPass Mobile Enterprise IT Report Industry research report September 2011
    Mobile device trends affecting IT – bring-your-own-device, security, costs, execs.
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  • iPass Mobile Workforce Report Industry research report August 2011
    Workshifting, connecting off-hours and disconnecting.
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  • iPass Mobile Enterprise Report Industry research report 2011
    The Enterprise Mobility Policy Guide for IT Management and CIOs
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  • iPass Mobile Workforce Report Industry research report May 2011
    Smartphone habits and etiquette, tablet app usage.
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  • iPass Mobile Workforce Report Industry research report November 2010
    Understanding Enterprise Mobility Trends and Mobile Usage.
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  • Cellular Data Offload And Extending Wi-Fi Coverage With Devicescape Easy WiFi Devicescape case study October 2010
    This Case Study describes how a wireless operator is able to leverage Wi-Fi using Easy WiFi to implement a cellular data offloading solution with a maximized Wi-Fi footprint.
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  • Rysavy Research - Strategic Use of Wi-Fi in Mobile Broadband Networks Industry research report October 2010
    This research paper discusses the Strategic Use of Wi-Fi in Mobile Broadband Networks.
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Member White Papers

  • Integrating Wi-Fi into the Mobile Core Ruckus Wireless white paper July 2013
    Real-World Implementation Trade-Offs Among Different Approaches to Wi-Fi / Cellular Integration
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  • Dealing with Density: The Move to Small-Cell Architectures Ruckus Wireless white paper July 2013
    Options and Long-Term Strategies for Mobile Operators Facing Exponential Growth in Data Traffic
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  • Wi-Fi Steps Up Service Differentiation Greenpacket white paper July 2013
    This paper will dissect the cross section of Wi-Fi’s role in networks, the motivation of emerging HetNets, major converging trends ecosystem players, potential of incremental revenue-generating capability and actionable end-to-end intelligence for better customer experience.
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  • International Wi-Fi Roaming | Winning Strategies to Construct Wi-Fi/Cellular Data-Roaming Offers for Retail Subscribers iPass white paper May 2013
    The whitepaper outlines several market opportunities for Communication Service Providers (CSPs) to embrace International Wi-Fi Roaming; outlines various strategies to enter the market, and cites over a dozen examples of CSPs that are in market now - providing analysis on strategy, commercialization models and product messaging.
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  • What Wi-Fi Offload Don't Reveal Greenpacket white paper March 2013
    Greenpacket White Paper 'What Wi-Fi Offload Don't Reveal' includes sections on '3 steps to Wi-Fi Offload', 'Is it Enough to Wi-Fi Everywhere?' and 'Discover secrets of Wi-Fi Offload'.
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  • Wi-Fi Bringing Applications Together for Next Generation Networks Greenpacket white paper June 2012
    Even as cellular networks are evolving from today's 3G technology to LTE that brings promise of capacity leaps (by account of nearly 4 times), the overall data traffic projection is expected to increase by an annual CAGR of 32% from 2010 to 2015; outpacing LTE network deployments. LTE networks will fill up very quickly. Until then, network operators have to cope with the consumption of over-the-top (OTT) wireless broadband service.
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  • Wi-Fi Authentication and Security through EAP-based Approach Greenpacket white paper May 2012
    Data traffic demand is growing rapidly as operators are struggling to overcome declining margins and rising capital costs in their mobile broadband strategies. The telecom industry is talking about offload as a solution but it can take many forms, leaving many operators unsure of which path to take.
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  • Wi-Fi Data Offloading Impacts on Capex and Opex Greenpacket white paper April 2012
    Continued aggressive growth in data traffic fuelled by increase in smartphones, video and application usage has created an urgent need for faster and efficient networks. Figuring an approach to make systems extensible and scalable is important to the success of effective data offload strategies that bridge the gaps of disparate systems.
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  • Wi-Fi Driving Mobile Internet Explosion – Smart Monetization Greenpacket white paper March 2012
    The mobile Internet explosion was a result and a victim of its own success; several contributing factors of which, the evolution of better and faster bandwidth, ability to connect multiple nodes (users) from a primitive point to point connectivity to mesh connectivity, advancement of mobility that gave new meaning of pervasive connectivity and more affordable devices, resulting in downward pressure on price per connectivity.
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  • Why Wi-Fi offload and roaming are key to meeting growing data demands Accuris white paper February 2012
    Data traffic demand is growing rapidly in the wake of operator strategies to encourage mobile broadband adoption. As a result, the industry is talking about offload as a solution but one which takes many forms, leaving many operators unsure of which path to take. The business case for Wi-Fi is evolving, and not just for data offload but also voice and messaging, offering an opportunity for the deeper integration of Wi-Fi with the operator’s service portfolio.
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  • Wi-Fi New Service Models for Next Generation Networks Greenpacket white paper February 2012
    Wi-Fi had its beginnings as a “good to have” technology, whereby its value were undermined by its range and found its place in niche markets. The evolution of Wi-Fi from its role of connectivity to “Wi-Fi as a service” has come a long way. Throughput speeds have leap-frog from 2Mbps to 11Mbps and now at an astounding rate of up to 150Mbps.
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  • Wi-Fi for a Connected World Towards Next Generation Networks Greenpacket white paper January 2012
    The next generation networks that we envision to be would be unimaginable with multitude of new generation of services, connected devices value chain and emerging embedded systems like telematics and automation gaining momentum in vertical industries.
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  • The Future of Hotspots: Making Wi-Fi as Secure and Easy to Use as Cellular Cisco white paper February 2011
    According to the Wi-Fi Alliance, about 200 million households use Wi-Fi networks and there are about 750,000 Wi-Fi hotspots worldwide. Wi-Fi is used by over 700 million people and there are about 800 million new Wi-Fi devices every year. Cisco has shipped over 10 million access points to customers worldwide.
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  • Smarter Wi-Fi for Mobile Operator Infrastructures Ruckus Wireless white paper 2010
    This whitepaper discusses about Optimizing for coverage and capacity while offloading data from 3G/4G networks with smarter 802.11 technology.
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  • The Business Value of Mobile Data Offload Accuris white paper 2010
    This white paper covers the following: Discuss the background to the rising demand for mobile bandwidth and look at some of the approaches being used to address the congestion problem. Focus on Data Offload, explaining why it should be a key element in any operator's longer-term plans. Show how Network Operators who provide a seamless mobile Wi-Fi offload experience for their consumers will create a substantial opportunity to save costs by diverting low value, high volume data traffic to an alternative access network and by creating a powerful, mass market. Engine that differentiates their offers and drives top-line growth.
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