Texas Instruments (TI) announced the availability of its SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi®CC3100 and CC3200 modules for Internet of Things (IoT) applications. The new SimpleLink family was introduced earlier this year as a low-power platform to simplify the ability to connect IoT solutions.
Alvarion Technologies, a global provider of wireless solutions including Wi-Fi, Point to point and Point to Multi point, announced today their WBSn 2400 base stations are now Wi-Fi CERTIFIED for Passpoint 1.0 by the internationally recognized Wi-Fi Alliance®.
ANADIGICS Inc., a world leader in radio frequency (RF) solutions, announced that the company is shipping production volumes of its AWL9281 front end integrated circuit (FEIC) to Huawei for the new Ascend Mate 7.
According to ABI Research, the pieces of the carrier Wi-Fi puzzle are falling into place as the standardization process speeds up with the recent updates on Hotspot 2.0 and commercial Next Generation Hotspot deployments counting more than 12 networks worldwide—implementing Cisco and Ruckus equipment.
To help manufacturers easily add Wi-Fi® and dual-mode Bluetooth® to embedded applications,Texas Instruments (TI) announced the WiLink™ 8 combo connectivity modules, which supports Wi-Fi in the 2.4 and 5 GHz bands.
Texas Instruments (TI) announced that its SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi® CC3100and CC3200 devices, designed for the Internet of Things (IoT), are now Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ at the chip level. TI is the first company to have a chip achieve Wi-Fi Alliance® certification.
Eta Devices, Inc. announced that ETAdvanced is now available for 802.11ac bringing the benefits of the world’s most efficient power amplifier technology to Wi-Fi networks. The announcement follows Eta Devices’ introduction of ETAdvanced for LTE in February at the Mobile World Congress. The Wi-Fi solution announcement includes the Eta6 power management chip together with reference designs for smartphones.
The worldwide Wi-Fi customer premises equipment (CPE) market is expected to grow 11 percent in 2014. According to ABI Research’s Market Data, Wi-Fi Customer Premise Equipment, total shipments of Wi-Fi access points, routers, and residential gateways are set to surpass 176 million units by the end of 2014.