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Wireless Broadband Alliance Addresses Challenges for In-Home Wi-Fi

WBA calls for unified approach to standards and trials to drive performance and service improvements London 29 January 2019 - The Wireless Broadband Alliance, a leading organization in support of the adoption of next generation Wi-Fi services across the Wi-Fi ecosystem, announced today the availability of a new white paper, In-Home Wi-Fi Industry Guidelines 2019, [...]

January 28th, 2019|WBA releases|

NGMN & Wireless Broadband Alliance join forces to address RAN convergence opportunities

Call for combined 5G and Wi-Fi network resources to address opportunities and use cases London, Frankfurt, Jan 17 2019 - NGMN and Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) have published the first results of their collaboration to drive the convergence of multi-technology RANs and core networks. The joint report identifies a number of emerging opportunities and use [...]

January 17th, 2019|WBA releases|

Wireless Broadband Alliance names Industry Awards 2018 winners

London, 31st October, 2018 – The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) has today announced the winners of the seventh annual WBA Industry Awards at its Wireless Global Congress event, held in London. The awards honour the exceptional progress made in wireless networks, smart cities and remote wireless deployments among operators and technology vendors worldwide. The aim of [...]

October 31st, 2018|WBA releases|

Wi-Fi 6 and Next Generation Hotspot boost industry confidence in Wi-Fi

WBA Annual Industry Report finds 84% of industry is as or more confident in Wi-Fi investment London 31 October 2018 – The growth in Wi-Fi continues unabated, with increasing volumes of Wi-Fi devices and traffic, an adoption breakthrough in Next Generation Hotspot (NGH) PasspointTM, and increasing confidence around the commercial deployment and specification of next [...]

October 31st, 2018|WBA releases|

Wireless Broadband Alliance calls for industry cooperation to harmonize the integration approaches of Wi-Fi with 5G

Wi-Fi legitimate part of the 5G technology landscape: latest report highlights varying approaches to licensed and unlicensed integration London, 26 October 2018 – The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) has today published a report which outlines the options and alternative approaches available for combining access over Wi-Fi-based and cellular-based networks in the run up to 5G. [...]

October 26th, 2018|WBA releases|

802.11ax Wi-Fi standard to unleash new wave of opportunities for industry, says WBA

Latest white paper reveals 802.11ax will fast track 5G use cases by several years London, 5th September 2018 – The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) has published a new white paper highlighting how the capabilities of the latest generation of Wi-Fi, 802.11ax, are set to revolutionise the industry by enabling a new suite of opportunities that [...]

September 5th, 2018|WBA releases|

Wireless Broadband Alliance establishes requirements for IoT Roaming

Latest white paper calls for use of WRIX specification to address challenges of interoperability London, 22 May 2018—The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) has published its latest white paper, entitled: ‘IoT Interoperability: Dynamic Roaming’. The paper investigates how existing Wi-Fi roaming capabilities could help the IoT market with the evolution of IoT Device roaming, ensuring [...]

May 22nd, 2018|WBA releases|

Wireless Broadband Alliance launches Wi-Fi Deployment Guidelines Series

New guidelines define standardised approach for operators and vendors deploying Wi-Fi London, March 21 2018—The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) has today launched its Wi-Fi Deployment Guidelines and Compliance Checklist that define the best practices for wireless network operators and infrastructure vendors to deploy Wi-Fi networks. The full 'Guidelines', available to WBA members will act [...]

March 21st, 2018|WBA releases|

Barcelona Lights Up with Next Gen Wi-Fi (Passpoint™)

Wireless Broadband Alliance Puts Smart City Technology into Action at Mobile World Congress BARCELONA, March 16, 2018—The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), together with The GSMA, Fira Barcelona and the city of Barcelona launched a successful next generation Wi-Fi (Passpoint™) deployment at Mobile World Congress 2018, demonstrating how advanced wireless hotspots can fuel connectivity for smart [...]

March 16th, 2018|WBA releases|

Wireless Broadband Alliance calls for industry to capitalise on Wi-Fi advertising and location services

Latest report highlights monetisation potentials of Wi-Fi advertising across retail, hospitality, service, leisure, and transport sectors Singapore, February 2018 – The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) has launched a new whitepaper outlining the monetisation opportunities that Wi-Fi driven location-based advertising presents for operators, service providers, enterprise and consumers. The whitepaper, entitled 'Wi-Fi: Value Add and Advertising', [...]

February 15th, 2018|WBA releases|