News & Events

Your one stop shop to find out what we are saying about the market and what the market is saying about XCellAir. Also, if you would like to hunt us down and hear what we have to say in person check out the Events section below. We are sure to be in a city near you soon and would love to catch up over a coffee or an adult beverage.

Putting WiFi First, Monetizing the WiFi experience

Wireless Week | November 23, 2017 | Narayan Menon

WiFi is ubiquitous and the inexorable rise in data consumption has led to significant investment in network infrastructure. […]

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Collaboration, not acquisition, is the future for cable and Wi-Fi

RCR Wireless | September 21, 2017 | Todd Mersch

XCellAir sees collaboration as the future for cable and Wi-Fi
The cable industry has seen some huge acquisitions over […]

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Lowering streaming latency

CSI Magazine | September 2017 | Goran Nastic

Every little counts as the old adage goes and in the case of video latency, or delay, there is a concerted push to minimise […]

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Conquering the Wi-Fi wasteland

Smart Buildings Magazine | August 20, 2017 | Todd Mersch

There is no doubt that Wi-Fi is a staple in most households, and for many, represents a utility much in the same […]

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Is the ‘smart router’ smart enough for the smart home? | July 31, 2017 | Todd Mersch

It’s tough for internet service providers to differentiate their offerings. Comparison websites rank their speeds, the cost, and […]

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Wi-Fi Spectrum Needs and the role of Wi-Fi assurance | July 24, 2017 | Narayan Menon

In today’s increasingly connected world, Wi-Fi is no longer a nice to have – for many consumers, it is an absolute […]

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JULY 10, 2017 (Exton, PA)—The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE), its global arm, the International Society of Broadband Experts (ISBE), and NCTA–The Internet […]

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Videotron’s Open-Air Smart Living Lab Initiates Wi-Fi SON Project and Picocell Deployment

The Fast Mode | June 27, 2017 | Ray Sharma

Videotron created open-air smart living laboratory has initiated a Wi-Fi SON (Self-Organizing Network) project that can transform […]

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From smart houses to data sent through light

Montreal Times | June 24, 2017

(ÉTS), Ericsson, and the Quartier de l’innovation (QI). The demonstration of the various technological applications took place at the […]

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Videotron, Ericsson and ÉTS detail first projects taking place in Montréal-based Open Sky Laboratory

Mobile Syrup | June 22, 2017 | Rose Behar

A variety of new wireless technology projects are now taking flight in Montréal’s Open Sky Laboratory for Smart Life.

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Opinion: Broadband providers continue to fall short when it comes to Wi-Fi

European Communications | June 2, 2017 | Todd Mersch

In the UK, we are all too familiar with the broadband arms race to provide the best, the fastest and the longest-range […]

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Can Lightly-Regulated Spectrum Attract New Players?

The Fast Mode | May 9, 2017 | by Narayan Menon

The three-tier Citizens’ Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) in the US is the first well-defined initiative to allow spectrum […]

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Start-up XCellAir offering cablecos WiFi hope

Rethink Research | March 9, 2017 | Thomas Flanagan

Client steering and mesh networking will be terms familiar to readers of Faultline Online Reporter, as technologies […]

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The State of Play in the World of Wireless

The Fast Mode | February 23, 2017 | Narayan Menon
Year on year, we see many trends come to light in the mobile and wireless industry. From the rise of 5G and IoT, to the […]

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Wi-Fi Assurance More than Just Optimization

Enterprise Networking Mag | January 13, 2017 | Todd Mersch

Wi-Fi is a critical resource to businesses of all sizes and types. It is no longer the exclusive domain of large […]

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Reality Check: What’s the deal with voice over Wi-Fi?

RCR Wireless News | December 20, 2016 | Narayan Menon

Voice over Wi-Fi can be a compelling option for mobile operators and cable providers, but a strong deployment model […]

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Can Comcast’s Mobile Service Win Over Customers?

The Fast Mode | December 16, 2016 | Todd Mersch

Wi-Fi has become a basic service, and it’s very tough for companies that provide a basic service to have a great reputation […]

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Reader Forum: Solving the residential Wi-Fi conundrum

RCR Wireless | October 14, 2016 | Todd Mersch
With Wi-Fi now becoming an expected service by consumers, telecom operators have a new avenue in driving increased revenue sources.

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How Service Providers Can Maximize the Enterprise WiFi Opportunity

CED Magazine | October 24, 2016 | Todd Mersch

When we think of WiFi, more often than not, we think of the consumer experience and the demand for a wireless internet connection […]

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SON Market Makers

The Mobile Network | October 20, 2016 | Featured on page 15

Of all the future directions for SON technology, 5G stands out as the most transformative. 5G networks, we are […]

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