September 24, 2015 by The Beacon, Wi-Fi AllianceRead more 0 comments
The number of connected Internet of Things (IoT) devices is expected to grow to 38.5 billion by 2020.
September 10, 2015 by Adrian Stephens, IEEERead more 0 comments
This year marks a quarter century of innovation that has taken IEEE 802.11™ Standard and its many incarnations – the standards on which Wi-Fi® is based – from the lab to a nearly ubiquitous global market presence.
September 03, 2015 by Jawad Haider, Marvell SemiconductorRead more 2 comments
When designing semiconductor chips, there’s a certain sense of excitement knowing that the built-in capabilities you create will power new features for users. But when you combine that with new industry standards, it opens the doors to a new frontier. With Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Wi-Fi Aware™ announced in July—that new frontier happens to be wherever you are and whatever is around you!
May 19, 2015 by Michael Montemurro, BlackBerry Ltd.Read more 0 comments
Originally developed to improve the user experience in operator Wi-Fi® hotspots, Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Passpoint™ is gaining traction in the enterprise. Naturally, Wi-Fi’s performance and industry-standard security have made it the primary network for those environments.
May 14, 2015 by The Beacon, Wi-Fi AllianceRead more 1 comments
Our connected world has conditioned us to an “always-on” lifestyle, with smartphones, tablets and laptops that buzz and ring requiring our immediate attention. We know that the connected traveler of today has come to expect Wi-Fi® connectivity on the go, and recent research illustrates that point more clearly than ever.
April 14, 2015 by The Beacon, Wi-Fi AllianceRead more 0 comments
Wi-Fi Alliance® was proud to host Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-CA-18) at our Research and Development Lab in Santa Clara last Friday.
March 27, 2015 by Kelly Davis-Felner, Wi-Fi AllianceRead more 0 comments
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February 06, 2015 by The Beacon, Wi-Fi AllianceRead more 2 comments
In today’s world, people have more wireless devices - and those devices require more bandwidth - than ever before. As wireless needs increase, core Wi-Fi® technologies have continued to advance to keep pace with increasing user demands and to improve the overall mobility experience.
January 26, 2015 by Craig Mathias, Farpoint GroupRead more 2 comments
With 2015 now here (what, already?), it’s time for the annual Top-10 lists to hit the airwaves. And what could be more interesting or important than a look at what’s really going to matter in Wi-Fi® over the next year? Sure, many already take Wi-Fi for granted as a mature fixture in networking, and that’s actually a good thing.
January 20, 2015 by Rolf de Vegt, QualcommRead more 11 comments
In mid-2015, Wi-Fi Alliance® will launch a new certification program that is intended to set the stage for a new wave of Wi-Fi® innovation around the concept of proximity-based discovery. Wi-Fi Aware™ enables applications residing on Wi-Fi devices to discover each other when they are in proximity (range) of each other.