Not everyone is excited about getting a smart meter to monitor their electricity and water use, but Silicon Valley Power has found a way to sweeten the deal by offering free Wi-Fi as part of its smart meter rollout in Santa Clara, Calif.
The market for wireless LAN equipment passed the $1 billion milestone for the first time ever during the third quarter of 2012, according to market research firm Infonetics. The firm also noted that shipments of 802.11ac Wi-Fi products will increase in popularity in 2013.
Time Warner Cable is kicking in $2 million to launch TWC WiFi in Charlotte, N.C., in preparation for the Democratic National Convention that will be held there later this month.
Ruckus Wireless is drawing attention at the CTIA Wireless 2012 event, thanks to a new contract it is announcing today with Time Warner Cable, a rumored partnership with Nokia Siemens Networks and
Mobile operators need to look at Wi-Fi offloading with a fresh business model in mind that may not resemble their former ways of doing business, says Selina Lo, CEO of Ruckus Wireless.
The updated public Wi-Fi network announced by San Jose, Calif., has been heralded as the second coming of municipal Wi-Fi. That's still an unproven notion, but one thing the city's plan does show
The city of San Jose, Calif., will upgrade its free Wi-Fi service in the downtown business district by mid-year using a network supplied by network vendor Ruckus Wireless and wireless integrator
Wi-Fi offloading is getting considerable attention, and then some, with escalating operator interest, which is, in turn, drawing notice from vendors big and small. In a global mobile operator survey