09 Feb

Bringing Fast, Reliable and Secure Wi-Fi to the MDU

By TheRuckusRoom In the multi-dwelling housing market, amenities are king! This message is consistent across the board within condos, student housing and assisted living management organizations where everyone understands that potential tenants want one thing: amenities. And in this day and age, the number one tenant amenity is Wi-Fi. Whether it is a...
15 Jan

The Best Hotels for Free Wi-Fi

By WiFiNovation Regardless of where you’re staying, hotel Wi-Fi always seems like a crapshoot. Sometimes it’s free, sometimes it’s expensive, and oftentimes it’s so slow it doesn’t matter. Over on Hotel WiFi Test, they take a look at which hotels tend to have the fastest, cheapest Wi-Fi. Hotel WiFi breaks down their results...
12 Jan

What’s next for Wi-Fi? A second wave of 802.11ac devices, and then: 802.11ax

By WiFiNovation Now that blazing-fast routers based on the IEEE 802.11ac standard are finally entering the mainstream, intrepid engineers are busily cooking up all-new hardware that will make that gear’s performance seem quaint by comparison. That’s not to say 802.11ac is about to fall by the wayside—after all, the IEEE didn’t officially ratify...
10 Jan

Making the Most of Wi-Fi Calling

By TheRuckusRoom In the time since Apple’s revelation that iOS 8 would support a form of Wi-Fi calling, the industry has seen a barrage of announcements, even TV commercials, around Wi-Fi calling. Come to find out that many of them are actually existing products and technologies simply re-spun. A deeper dive into Wi-Fi...
13 Dec

Top 5 Myths About 802.11ac | BCW

By WiFiNovation The latest Wi-Fi standard, 802.11ac, was approved in January 2014 and for the first time, enables Gigabit speeds over wireless operating three to 15 times faster than the previous standard, 802.11n. As the 802.11ac standard becomes more widely adopted, enterprises must proactively strategise to develop a plan to support the new...