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Industry confidence in investing in Wi-Fi reaches record levels

WBA Annual Industry Report highlights how Wi-Fi is positioned to support 5G-type Performance and Use Cases London 13 December 2017 – The level of industry confidence in Wi-Fi investment is at its highest-ever, according to [...]

By |December 13th, 2017|Categories: WBA releases|

Wireless Broadband Alliance Industry Awards 2017 winners announced

LONDON, November 15, 2017— The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) today announced the winners of the sixth annual WBA Industry Awards at its Wireless Global Congress event in New York. Judged by a panel of independent [...]

By |November 15th, 2017|Categories: WBA releases|

CCAB Connected City Blueprint highlights the importance of City Broadband Planning to deliver Smart Cities

Report sharpens best practice for Connected City technology use cases to tackle urban challenges Singapore, 15 November 2017 – The Connected City Advisory Board (CCAB), a committee developed by the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), has [...]

By |November 15th, 2017|Categories: WBA releases|

Wireless Broadband Alliance Announces Record-Setting Next Generation Hotspot Deployment at the Inaugural “Mobile World Congress Americas, in Partnership with CTIA”

LONDON, Nov. 8, 2017 – The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) today announced a significant milestone for Next Generation Hotspot (NGH) technology. The NGH Wi-Fi, which is based on Passpoint technology and WBA Roaming, was successfully deployed at the GSMA’s inaugural Mobile World Congress (MWC) Americas event in San Francisco, which welcomed more than 21,000 people from 110 countries over three days. More than 60 percent of attendees’ Wi-Fi connections were automatically authenticated through NGH, alleviating operator networks without sacrificing the users’ connected experience. […]

By |November 13th, 2017|Categories: WBA releases|

Wireless Broadband Alliance outlines the vital role Wi-Fi and Unlicensed technologies play in the 5G framework definition

Latest WBA whitepaper reveals that Wi-Fi is the leading unlicensed technology under the 5G umbrella Singapore, 6 September 2017 – The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) has published its initial assessment into how Wi-Fi and other [...]

By |September 6th, 2017|Categories: WBA releases|

Major cities and leading global operators partner to deliver seamless Wi-Fi roaming

Over 60 cities and organizations support WBA’s City Wi-Fi Roaming project, bringing connectivity to 17 cities across the globe this summer Singapore, 18 July 2017 – As part of the ongoing celebrations to honor World [...]

By |July 18th, 2017|Categories: WBA releases, Industry News|
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