com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040820/RESEARCH ) After more than three years since the initial deployment of public WLANs, first in the USA and then in Europe, the market for public WLAN services is still developing.
What does P-WLAN stand for?
P-WLAN stands for Public WLAN
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Funk Software has unveiled the Steel-Belted Radius/SS7 Gateway, software and hardware that enables GSM operators to tap into new revenue opportunities in the public WLAN market without changing their existing mobility, customer care, or billing infrastructure.
Some analysts are saying that much of the money being poured into public WLANs today to enable access from places as diverse as bars, hotels, airports, trains, bus and metro stations, is going to waste.
Funk Software has introduced Steel-Belted Radius/SS7 Gateway, a new product which lets GSM operators offer public WLAN access to their customers, while leveraging their existing mobility, customer care, and billing infrastructure.
Hotspots or public WLAN Internet access, regardless of shape, size, or business model, need a backhaul connection to carry data traffic to the Internet.
Motorola's Professional Services Group deployed the solution, which includes a subscriber management and rating system for innovative prepaid and postpaid services on the first commercial public WLAN network in the UK.
Public WLANs could be generating three billion euros of revenues by 2006 -- and could be reducing average revenue per corporate subscriber of phone networks to around 450 euros a year from over 650 euros.
Leveraging its success in the carrier WLAN market, Colubris offers its FMC solutions globally to tier-1 carriers through channels developed over five years for the delivery of public WLAN access solutions.