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WBA Wi-Fi Sensing White Paper Examines New Technology that Enables a Whole New Use for Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi can be used for more than just transmitting and receiving radio waves for device communication. Wi-Fi Sensing repurposes existing Wi-Fi signals to detect motion. This ground-breaking technology operates similar to a radar system, gathering and interpreting environmental dynamics to enable new Wi-Fi services. The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) is proud to introduce

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2019-10-16T06:17:42+01:00October 15th, 2019|WBA Blog|

Creates Numerous Use Cases and Monetization Opportunities for Wi-Fi

Creates Numerous Use Cases and Monetization Opportunities for Wi-Fi - Pedro Mouta, Manager – PMO As homes and enterprises become increasingly smarter, their dependence upon and interaction with Wi-Fi increases exponentially. Wi-Fi sensing (also known as RF Sensing), a new technology that enables motion detection using existing Wi-Fi signals, is certain to further cement

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2019-10-14T17:07:28+01:00October 15th, 2019|WBA Blog|

NINETY PER CENT PLAN TO DEPLOY WI-FI 6

Cross-industry survey of service providers, technology vendors and enterprises shows near universal support for Wi-Fi 6 London – Oct. 1, 2019: According to a cross-industry survey conducted by the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA), 90 per cent of respondents are already planning to deploy Wi-Fi 6.  The respondents include personnel from a global cross-section of

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2019-09-30T15:46:23+01:00October 1st, 2019|WBA Press releases|

WIRELESS BROADBAND ALLIANCE NAMES WINNERS OF 2019 WBA INDUSTRY AWARDS

London – Sept. 30, 2019: The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) today announced the winners of the 2019 WBA Industry Awards, which honors the most significant innovations and achievements from across the Wi-Fi ecosystem. The awards ceremony took place on Monday, 30 September 2019 in Frankfurt, during the WBA’s Wireless Global Congress event. The winners

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2019-09-30T12:18:30+01:00September 30th, 2019|WBA Press releases|

Guest Blog: The Frictionless Wi-Fi Experience

This blog was submitted to WBA by Hughes Systique Corporation (HSC). In today’s era of rapid digital innovations, guest Wi-Fi is among the most desired amenities across geographies and communities, and therefore, is a critical component of the digital experience for any company. A frictionless Wi-Fi experience is defined by various factors which play an

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2019-09-26T15:47:49+01:00September 26th, 2019|WBA Blog|

WIRELESS BROADBAND ALLIANCE APPOINTS TIAGO RODRIGUES TO CEO

Veteran Wi-Fi Expert to Address 5G and Wi-Fi 6 Convergence, Wi-Fi Roaming and Extend Organization’s Influence to Enterprises and Consumers London – Sept. 26, 2019: The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) today announced that Tiago Rodrigues has taken the helm as CEO, following a unanimous vote at the wireless industry group. Rodrigues, who has been

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2019-09-27T17:04:23+01:00September 25th, 2019|WBA Press releases|

WBA & LoRa Alliance® Explore New IoT Use Cases Incorporating Wi-Fi & LoRaWAN® Technologies

London – Sept. 24, 2019: Mobile operators, enterprises, cities and other key Internet of Things (IoT) market players gain access to a wealth of new IoT use cases by combining two unlicensed connectivity technologies, as illustrated in a new white paper released today by the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) and the LoRa Alliance®. Developed

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2019-09-27T17:04:11+01:00September 24th, 2019|WBA Press releases|

In-Flight Connectivity

Pedro Mouta, Manager - PMO When new potential connectivity streams are discussed, the evolution of the In-Flight business case is generally seen as an excellent opportunity. As you might be aware of, this isn’t a new thing; Wi-Fi has been available on selected airplanes for more than a decade now, but truth is

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2019-09-19T11:46:45+01:00September 18th, 2019|WBA Blog|

Latest WBA White Paper Explores Captive Portal Behavior & Future Evolution

Pedro Mouta, Manager - PMO Most public Wi-Fi networks rely upon short-term or temporary internet access, often initiating new connections with a captive portal mini-browser (CPMB). For instance, CPMBs can be used to glean information from users through login pages, and they’re also used to ensure that users agree to acceptable use policies

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2019-09-19T11:46:39+01:00September 16th, 2019|WBA Blog|

Wi-Fi 6 Plays Key Role In Smart Homes

Building and retrofitting homes today is vastly different than any other time in history, as homeowners increasingly want their homes to be smart. What “smart” looks like varies across demographics and geographies, ranging from a home equipped with a number of devices that automate tasks normally handled by humans to a home in which

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2019-09-10T12:24:43+01:00September 10th, 2019|WBA Blog|
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