Accuris: Expanding your footprint with Wi-Fi


Aidan Dillon, CTO and founder of Accuris Networks, talks to about the opportunities and challenges facing operators when using Wi-Fi to expand their network footprint.

Why Wi-Fi offload and roaming are key to meeting growing data demands


Data traffic demand is growing rapidly in the wake of operator strategies to encourage mobile broadband adoption. As a result, the industry is talking about offload as a solution but one which takes many forms, leaving many operators unsure of which path to take. The business case for Wi-Fi is evolving, and not just for data offload but also voice and messaging, offering an opportunity for the deeper integration of Wi-Fi with the operator’s service portfolio. However, what are the issues and friction points that operators might envisage, and how might they be overcome?

Starcomms moves prepaid roaming between CDMA and GSM

The drive behind the project is to provide Starcomms’ more than three million prepaid CDMA customers with access to international mobile roaming on GSM networks

Nigerian mobile operators Starcomms claimed a world first, with the announcement that it has completed a prepaid inter-standard roaming call between GSM and CDMA networks.