New Study Takes a Look at the Wi-Fi Market
- Calif. town to have citywide hot zone. // RCR Wireless News;12/8/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 49, p20
Reports on the plan of Pronto Networks and Aiirnet Wireless to build and deploy a Wireless Fidelity hot zone in the City of Cerritos, California. Technology to be used for the network; Progress of the plan as of December 8, 2003.
- Sun, Pronto unveil out-of-the-box Wi-Fi network solution. // RCR Wireless News;3/29/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 13, p28
Reports on the launch of the iForce Wi-Fi Hotspot Appliance by Sun Microsystems Inc. and Pronto Networks at the CTIA Wireless 2004 show in Atlanta, Georgia. Key function of the tool; Benefits from the product, according to Stuart Wells, senior vice president of the market development...
- A How-To Guide To Getting Untethered. Locke, Laura A. // Time International (South Pacific Edition);4/14/2003, Issue 14, p37
The article discusses how one can get anytime-anywhere Internet access. Within two years, nearly every new PC laptop will come with Wireless-Fidelity functionality. Wireless ISPs will connect to the Net rapidly, securely and remotely. High-speed wireless access is hundreds of times faster than...
- Good connections. Zid, Linda Abu-Shalback // Marketing Management;Sep/Oct2004, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p7
This article reports on the findings of a survey of 600 online U.S. citizens conducted by InsightExpress LLC, a research firm based in Stamford, Connecticut, as of September 2004. While only 10 percent of online U.S. citizens connect to the Internet using wireless technology, more than three in...
- Studying MIT's Heartbeat. Bourzac, Katherine // Technology Review;Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 109 Issue 1, pM6
The article discusses the move of SENSEable City Laboratory to track campus Wi-Fi use at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Carlo Ratti, a practicing architect who also runs SENSEable City Laboratory in the Department of Urban Studies and...
- Casual Surfing. // Rural Telecommunications;Jul2004, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p9
Focuses on the results of a survey conducted by IOGEAR Inc. on Internet users in the U.S. using Wi-Fi connection. Percentage of consumers using wireless Internet access while traveling.
- Multi-user access mechanism with intra-access categories differentiation for IEEE 802.11ac wireless local area networks. Charfi, Emna; Chaari, Lamia; Ben Hlima, Souha; Kammoun, Lotfi // Telecommunication Systems;Mar2017, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p479
To cope with the increasing demand of multimedia applications, new IEEE 802.11 wireless local area networks devices have been defined such as IEEE 802.11aa and IEEE 802.11ac. The former proposes new intra-access categories (AC) differentiation based on stream classification service (SCS) scheme....
- STSN Launches UK Wi-Fi. // Lodging Hospitality;11/1/2003, Vol. 59 Issue 15, p88
Announces the installation of wireless Internet access capability and Wireless-Fidelity deployment at Swindon Marriott hotel in Great Britain by STSN. Highlight of the launching ceremony; Benefits of the installation to hotel guests; Technology behind the deployment.
- Wireless HSIA continues to expand, gain guest favor. Shaw, Russell // Hotel & Motel Management;6/20/2005, Vol. 220 Issue 11, p30
The use of high-speed Internet access (HSIA) has grown in hotels in the United States. While in-room wired HSIA continues to grow, a newer feature, the wireless high-speed broadband, has become more popular in the hotel scene. The growth of HSIA coincided with the rapid expansion of wireless...