February 21, 2013
Deal Of The Day...
Wi-Fi Mavens Partner For Management Solutions
Wireless broadband provider Alvarion Ltd. and mobile data offloading marketer Aptilo Networks tested an end-to-end Wi-Fi mobile solution combining Alvarion’s carrier-grade WBSn family of Wi-Fi base stations with the Aptilo Service Management Platform and the Aptilo Access Controller. The companies intend to market the solution globally. Alvarion’s WBSn base stations feature such RF technology as bi-directional Beamforming 802.11n, a unique interference immunity suite, 3x3:3 MIMO and an advanced antenna system. The base stations work seamlessly with Aptilo’s platform, which provides carrier-class Wi-Fi service management, SIM-based authentication toward HLR/HSS, and integration with the 3G/LTE mobile core for policy and charging.