mobile

September 15, 2020

RETAIL AND HOSPITALITY

Mobility in Retail – New Capabilities mean Better Experiences

With mobile capabilities expanding day by day, retailers should capitalize on better experiences for their associates and customers. From sequencing meal orders based on proximity to a curbside pickup location, to suggesting new items for your shopping cart based on. weather conditions, we are scratching the surface on what's possible for making retail even more seamless than ever before.

September 10, 2020

NETWORKING

Guest Wireless Access Made Simple (and Profitable), with Google’s Orion WiFi and OpenRoaming

Google Orion WiFi works with the OpenRoaming standard to help venues use their Wi-Fi networks to serve cellular data users -- and to get paid for it.

April 8, 2020

Fingerprint cloning: Myth or reality?

By Paul Rascagneres and Vitor Ventura. Executive summary Passwords are the traditional authentication methods for computers and networks. But passwords can be stolen. Biometric authentication seems the perfect solution for that problem. There are several kinds of biometric authentication, including retina scanning, facial recognition and fingerprint authentication, the most common one. Everyone’s fingerprints are unique, and it is […]

5G, 10G, Whatever It Takes

5G and 10G are complementary in that they’re architecturally symbiotic: For mobile carriers to go to 5G, they’ll need smaller cells – for every one macro cell, as many as 50 small cells. That’s challenge enough...

Cisco is Looking Forward to Seeing You at the Big 5G Event

Building on the tremendous momentum generated at MWC-Barcelona a few months ago, Cisco is the Diamond sponsor for the Big 5G Event May 6-8 in Denver, CO.  This is a...

Connected Car – The Driven Hour – whitepaper edition

Connected vehicles are considered to be one of the major drivers for investment in cellular communications technologies with forecasts projecting every new vehicle produced being ‘connected’ by 2025.

March 13, 2019

NETWORKING

Wi-Fi at 20: More Indispensable Than Ever

By 2022, half of all data traffic will reach its endpoint over Wi-Fi. Find out why Wi-Fi 6 and 5G are essential wireless solutions for the future of networking.

February 22, 2019

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Connected Car – All That Data – Cost and Impact on the Network

In the previous blog, we looked at the Connected vehicle of tomorrow, at the services that are coming and their data volumes. In this final post, we’re going to take a look at the cost of data and how the financial model will affect manufacturer’s thinking.

February 21, 2019

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

The Open vRAN Wave is Building

The Open vRAN movement started with some smaller waves and the anticipation of a larger wave to form. It was driven by a belief that the fundamental way that mobile networks have been built for decades needed to evolve and improve.