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A few reasons why WGC Orlando is a must-attend event

The WBA’s first major event of 2018, the Wireless Global Congress in Orlando, is just days away, and we at the WBA couldn’t be more excited for what promises to be one of the most [...]

By |June 6th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Get ready to discover the benefits from next generation wireless with Wi-Fi

5G, the next generation of multi-access radio technologies, is anticipated to provide higher speed, greater capacity and lower latency to customers. The market practitioners are enthusiastic on about its great reactiveness, smart and [...]

By |March 26th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Accelerating NGH/Passpoint across the Wireless Ecosystem

By Tiago Rodrigues, General Manager of the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) This year at Mobile World Congress (MWC) Barcelona a group of companies, many of them members of the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) together with [...]

By |March 5th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Guest Blog: Next Generation Hotspot Goes Mainstream

This blog was submitted for publication by iPass. By now, I don’t know how many times you’ve heard it. Data is growing exponentially, with no end in sight. One of the main contributing factors: consumer [...]

By |February 27th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Interview with Bill McCorey – SVP and CIO, Universal Parks and Resorts

The upcoming Wireless Global Congress in Orlando - taking place on 11 - 14 June, 2018 - will see dozens of speakers from all corners of the wireless ecosystem take the stage. One such speaker [...]

By |February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Cisco: Great teamwork brings NGH Live to MWC 18

In September 2017, Cisco, alongside the GSMA, WBA, Boingo Wireless, Accuris Networks, and BSG Wireless working together with key operators brought a record-setting Next Generation Hotstpot (NGH) deployment to the inaugural MWC Americas event. More than 60% of attendees’ Wi-Fi connections were automatically authenticated through NGH – in short, the deployment was very successful! […]

By |February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Blog|