January 15, 2019 by Jay WhiteRead more 0 comments
The emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT) has brought forth an ever-growing number of devices that use Wi‑Fi® technology. As more and more devices are equipped with Wi-Fi connectivity, networks are struggling to keep up. Imagine congested ecosystems like office buildings, airports, or stadiums.
January 04, 2019 by The BeaconRead more 0 comments
The show floor at CES includes many Wi-Fi Alliance® members and a wide range of Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ devices. Follow us on Twitter at @WiFiAlliance as we share moments from the #CES2019 show floor and highlight some of the newest Wi-Fi® innovations and trends.
December 20, 2018 by Peter ThornycroftRead more 2 comments
In the modern workplace, workers are becoming increasingly mobile, untethered from fixed seating positions. Open floor plans, with intentional variety through a mix of unassigned seating, collaboration rooms, quiet rooms and huddle areas, enable higher productivity and improved employee wellness. As people and things become mobile, the need for location services is growing rapidly.
December 19, 2018 by Christine ZhangRead more 0 comments
Accurate location determination provides several benefits to consumers and service providers alike. Location determination through Wi-Fi has advanced over time. Now, Wi-Fi service providers who use Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Location™ devices in their networks can provide accuracy to less than one meter.
December 17, 2018 by Matt PekarskeRead more 0 comments
Location determination through Wi-Fi® enables better patient care
December 11, 2018 by Mark Hamilton & Dennis HuangRead more 0 comments
Wi-Fi® is rapidly exceeding its initial origins as a 'best-effort' wireless endeavor as it evolves into a deterministic networking technology that frequently mirrors characteristics found in cellular networks, at a fraction of the deployment costs and operating complexity.
Wi-Fi® on track to unlock $3.5 trillion in economic value by 2023 - but first we need more spectrum to maximize societal benefits
October 10, 2018 by Christopher SzymanskiRead more 0 comments
The global economic value of Wi-Fi® will reach $1.96 trillion this year and increase to $3.5 trillion by 2023, according to a new study commissioned by Wi-Fi Alliance®. It’s important to note that this report is the first time such a study is focused exclusively on the economic value of Wi-Fi alone.
September 13, 2018 by Alex RoytblatRead more 0 comments
Yesterday, Congressional Spectrum Caucus Co-Chairs Doris Matsui (D-CA) and Brett Guthrie (R-KY) and Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioners Jessica Rosenworcel and Mike O’Reilly teamed up to co-author an Op-Ed article calling for the FCC to expeditiously issue a notice
July 20, 2018 by Bob SayleRead more 0 comments
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June 04, 2018 by Dan HarkinsRead more 4 comments
New Wi-Fi Enhanced Open™ technology infuses no-hassle advanced cryptography for open networks
We’ve all come to expect fast, reliable, and secure wireless access everywhere. Wi‑Fi® has steadily delivered increasing performance, and it is essential that privacy and security evolve as well to meet ongoing threats.