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Report: IFC to boom at 14% CAGR

A report from Persistence Market Research says that the demand for in-flight broadband and related connected services is expected to grow by a CAGR of some 14.1 per cent, and is forecast to reach a value of $32.75 billion (€30.5bn) by 2033. The research says that in-flight services market was estimated to have a market […]

September 7, 2023By Chris Forrester

Airties, Domos form strategic alliance

Airties, a specilaist in managed Wi-Fi solutions for broadband service providers, and Domos, a provider of end-to-end latency management and service assurance, have announced a strategic alliance to provide enhanced latency management capabilities to broadband service providers around the world. Specifically, Airties and Domos will jointly own the latency monitoring software module, based on Domos’ […]

September 7, 2023

Plume launches intelligent home security offering

Network services and consumer experience pioneer Plume has announced an important home security enhancement to its recently launched Full Stack Optimization offering that enables the measurement and prioritization of traffic down to the application category level. Through the addition of a fourth application category—‘Home Security’—building on Streaming, Gaming, and Video Conferencing, Plume is now able […]

August 21, 2023

Study: Adaptive WiFi key to ensuring high QoE

Network services and consumer experience pioneer Plume has issued its latest Plume IQ report for July 2023, revealing Plume’s Quality of Experience (QoE) scores have remained consistently high, despite rising WiFi load, congestion and interference. Over the last three months, Plume IQ has highlighted a growing QoE risk for home networks globally by analysing Plume […]

August 9, 2023

Inmarsat: “Free is the future for IFC”

Airline passengers can – on some aircraft – already enjoy free in-flight WiFi. Other airlines allow their premium passengers either totally ‘free’ broadband or a service that’s good for a set number of minutes. Of course, none of these are truly ‘free’ in that the savvy airline operator has already built the cost of supplying […]

August 9, 2023By Chris Forrester

Forecast: Broadband equipment spend over $120bn to 2027

According to a report by Dell’Oro Group, a source for market information about the telecommunications, security, networks, and data centre industries, cumulative broadband equipment spending is expected to exceed $120 billion (€109.8bn) between 2022 and 2027. The sales of PON equipment for fibre-to-the-home deployments, cable broadband access equipment, and fixed wireless CPE will show a […]

August 3, 2023

Plume unveils AI-powered Full Stack Optimization

Network services and consumer experience specialist Plume has confirmed the release of Application Prioritization and Application Performance capabilities, the latest enhancements to its adaptive WiFi service, managed from within the Haystack Support Suite. These new features fall under an offering called ‘Full Stack Optimization,’ and will enable Communications Service Providers (CSPs) to optimise wireless customer […]

August 1, 2023

Sky Broadband launches WiFi Max

Sky Broadband has unveiled WiFi Max, labelling it “its most powerful WiFi package yet”. Targetting modern connected homes, it comes with the next generation Max Hub, which uses WiFi 6 technology to provide reliable WiFi that travels faster and further. Available to add now for new and existing Sky Broadband customers from £10 per month, […]

July 11, 2023

Report: Increasing need for WiFi interference optimisations

Personalised communications services pioneer Plume has released its latest Plume IQ report for June 2023, revealing fast interference optimisations rose by 20.9 per cent across the globe comparing the second half of 2021 with the same period in 2022. These are Wi-Fi optimisations that Plume performs in real-time to resolve high levels of interference that […]

July 4, 2023

TIP, CableLabs set standard for future Wi-Fi

CableLabs, the R&D lab for the cable industry, and Telecom Infra Project (TIP) OpenWiFi, the open source-based Wi-Fi architecture that enables part multi-vendor, managed Wi-Fi networks, have announced the successful validation of new interoperable hardware and software, version 2.9, and the commissioning of a refreshed OpenWiFi Community Lab to serve as a testing ground and […]

June 22, 2023