Cloud4Wi, the industry’s leader in location-based customer insights technology, today announced that it has joined the Wireless Broadband Alliance as an implementer member.
The WBA is driving seamless, interoperable WiFi service experiences via industry collaboration between operators and technology companies. Recently, WBA launched the OpenRoaming™ initiative with the main goal of creating an open framework to connect billions of users and things to millions of WiFi networks globally.
“I would like to welcome Cloud4Wi back to the WBA and congratulate them on joining the OpenRoaming™ federation which is creating a world where WiFi users will be able to move seamlessly and securely from one WiFi network to another without registering or signing in. As a global wireless industry standard, WBA OpenRoaming™ improves WiFi services, increasing security and privacy – making life easier for users, and more efficient for the global mobile and WiFi ecosystem,” said Tiago Rodrigues, CEO at WBA.
Cloud4Wi’s choice to join the OpenRoaming™ working group was a natural next step for the company. Cloud4Wi has always closely followed industry standards and best practices to help businesses and organizations deliver an innovative seamless, and secure WiFi experience that creates value for all stakeholders – in compliance with privacy regulations – without adding any complexity. WBA’s OpenRoaming™ initiative perfectly matches Cloud4Wi’s mission.
“We are proud to announce Cloud4Wi’s return to the Wireless Broadband Alliance, and look forward with great excitement to what we believe to be a defining year in the development of a seamless wireless ecosystem,” said Andrea Calcagno, CEO and Co-Founder at Cloud4Wi. “We welcome the opportunity to collaborate with like-minded players in the industry to improve the interoperability of WiFi services, thus bolstering the satisfaction of our clients and theirs to follow.”