Archive for Wi-Fi Hotspot

Guest Wi-Fi Solution: Communication Service Provider’s new growth opportunity

Guest Wi-Fi Solution: Communication Service Provider’s new growth opportunity

        ‘Wi-Fi’ has become synonymous to internet. Although there are 3G/4G and broadband networks the most preferred one remains Wi-Fi due to its flexibility, agility and freedom of accessing high quality internet. Unlike GSM networks, Wi-Fi can reach in-premise as well as remote regions with backhaul infrastructure support. Urban users are particularly more intense consumers whether Read More

INDIA Unplugged: the rise of Wi-Fi – 2

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In our last submission, we discussed how Internet has become one of our basic needs of daily life like food, water, and shelter. Increasing number of smart phones and wearable devices are one of the driving factors in the growth of Wi-Fi market; particularly, in fast developing countries such as India. Most of the Wi-Fi Read More

A Journey from ISP to MSO

A Journey from ISP to MSO

There are over 3.42 billion internet users, and it is expected that data consumption will surpass the 1000 Exabyte’s [EB] threshold. The data consumption is increasing at a staggering pace, but surprisingly Internet Service Providers’ ARPU is not. Due to fierce competition from Telcos, MSOs, OTT Players users are spoilt for choice resulting into high Read More

Operator need to transform Service Provisioning into Service Enabling

Operator need to transform Service Provisioning into Service Enabling

      With the ever growing adoption of smart mobile devices, the demand for Wi-Fi access to stay connected to the internet regardless of the location (airport, stadium, public events, hotels or travel etc.) is also increasing. Although networks like 3G and 4G are now available at most of the countries, it is interesting to know Wi-Fi Read More

Here’s why Wi-Fi is key enabler of IoT and M2M revolution

Here's why Wi-Fi is key enabler of IoT and M2M revolution

      The Internet of Things (IoT) has industry experts and consumers excited. Pegged as the next industrial revolution, or ‘the new internet’, IoT will lay the foundation of how businesses, governments and consumers interact with the world in near future. Research by Business Insider Intelligence projects over 34 billion devices connected to the internet by 2020 Read More

The Future is HOTspot

The Future is HOTspot

       The Wi-Fi phenomenon is worldwide and is growing by the day. Many researches point to the advancements in mobile data technologies and yet Wi-Fi is still preferred by mobile users mainly due to cost-effectiveness and speedy connection benefits offered. Availability of Wi-Fi hotspots is made available in coffee shops, restaurants, hospitals, hotels and various other Read More

The Wi-Fi landscape is changing…FASTA FASTA

The Wi-Fi landscape is changing...FASTA FASTA in Africa

Africa is participating in the telecom revolution as aggressively as the rest of the world albeit at a higher phase cycle. The late start gives it an advantage to enter directly with next-gen services rather than evolving from the analogue stage. The markets and user demands in Africa are quick to shift towards digital services. Read More

Reloading Wi-Fi Offload – It’s show time for Telcos with Mobile Wi-Fi Convergence

Reloading Wi-Fi Offload – It’s show time for Telcos with Mobile Wi-Fi Convergence

     The digital era has empowered us with the ability to stay connected while mobile. Handheld smart devices has led to explosive surge in consumption of mobile data coupled with easy access to bandwidth intensive applications, which has resulted into clogging of mobile networks. A worrying situation for Telcos, indeed! Suddenly, Wi-Fi, a decades old technology Read More

How safe is Wi-Fi connectivity for Air travellers

How safe is Wi-Fi connectivity for Air travellers

  Business Air travellers as well as travellers in general consider the availability of a wireless internet access as an absolute necessity at airports. They like to stay connected to their office, colleagues, clients, social circle or families during the waiting times for their flights. According to a recent survey, a high percentage of passengers Read More

Rx : Wi-Fi for healthier Hospitals

Rx:Wi-Fi for healthier Hospitals

Today, we expect internet connectivity everywhere. Whether the user is at home, at a hotel, at an airport lounge waiting for flight, at a shopping mall or at a hospital, users look forward to be online and feel connected. As communications continue to evolve we have entered a new era, with Wi-Fi for instant connectivity. Read More