Items tagged with passpoint

The Wi-Fi Alliance is back at it again, delivering a new milestone in tech's "evolution as an operator-grade network." What's it all mean? Well, the entity has started to test hardware on a new Passpoint roaming program. It's testing both mobile devices and infrastructure equipment for the upcoming Wi-Fi Certified Passpoint program; Passpoint mobile devices can automatically discover and connect to Wi-Fi networks powered by Passpoint-certified access points, which would greatly enhance cellular to Wi-Fi hotspot switching. The specification behind Passpoint was defined by service provider and equipment... Read more...