BlueportiQ, a wireless cloud-software manufacturer, today announced it has become a member of the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA). This membership underscores BlueportiQ’s commitment to the delivery of advanced Wi-Fi connectivity and robust security globally.
Founded in 2003, the vision of the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) is to drive seamless, interoperable service experiences via Wi-Fi within the global wireless ecosystem. WBA’s mission is to enable collaboration between service providers, technology companies, cities, regulators and organizations to achieve that vision.
“We are delighted to welcome BlueportiQ to WBA membership,” said Tiago Rodrigues, CEO of WBA. “The BlueportiQ team shares our collective goals and we believe they will benefit from collaborating with the wider membership of WBA to provides secure, automatic and friction-free Wi-Fi around the world.”
BlueportiQ provides top-tier technology across multiple markets, including multifamily, hospitality, carriers, commercial, healthcare, and more. Its cloud-hosted software solution, VAULT™, provides global Wi-Fi roaming throughout multiple business locations over secure Wi-Fi access. VAULT enables frictionless onboarding Wi-Fi access to multiple user types when visiting these locations.
“BlueportiQ is humbled to join the WBA,” said Urbino Lobo, VP Sales EMEA for BlueportiQ. “We look forward to collaborating with the WBA workgroups to share our experience and use cases towards the mutual objective of simplified roaming technologies through seamless and interoperable Wi-Fi connectivity for all people globally.”
VAULT makes use of existing technology and does not require unique device onboarding or specialized Wi-Fi infrastructure compliance.
BlueportiQ is a cloud-software manufacturer based in Massachusetts, USA. They develop unique patent-pending technology for device connectivity into Wi-Fi networks at any location in the globe. BlueportiQ is a recognized Wi-Fi NOW partner for roaming technologies.
About the Wireless Broadband Alliance
Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) is the global organization that connects people with the latest Wi-Fi initiatives. Founded in 2003, the vision of the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) is to drive seamless, interoperable service experiences via Wi-Fi within the global wireless ecosystem. WBA’s mission is to enable collaboration between service providers, technology companies, cities, regulators and organizations to achieve that vision. WBA’s membership is comprised of major operators, identity providers and leading technology companies across the Wi-Fi ecosystem with the shared vision.
WBA undertakes programs and activities to address business and technical issues, as well as opportunities, for member companies. WBA work areas include standards development, industry guidelines, trials, certification and advocacy. Its key programs include NextGen Wi-Fi, OpenRoaming, 5G, IoT, Testing & Interoperability and Policy & Regulatory Affairs, with member-led Work Groups dedicated to resolving standards and technical issues to promote end-to-end services and accelerate business opportunities.
The WBA Board includes Airties, AT&T, Boingo Wireless, Broadcom, BT, Cisco Systems, Comcast, Deutsche Telekom AG, Google, Intel, Reliance Jio, SK Telecom and Viasat. For the complete list of current WBA members, click here.
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