WiFi Calling

Three things we’ve learnt from Malaysia’s spectrum reallocation
Edwin Yapp looks at Malaysia’s recent spectrum reallocation and ponders what it means to consumers, while laying out challenges for operators.  
U Mobile the first Malaysian operator to launch WiFi calling
Malaysia’s No 4 mobile operator U Mobile is No 1 in one area: It has taken the lead to launch WiFi calling, reports Lum Ka Kay.
What’s next for the wireless industry?
Michael Lok of Ruckus Wireless looks at how the wireless experience will change in 2016, and in the coming years.  
Digi trains its 4G LTE guns on Maxis
Digi responded to Maxis’ callout to discuss 4G LTE claims by calling it a ‘social media gimmick,’ saying that its own main objective is to give consistent network coverage to its subscribers.
Active VoLTE connections to pass 2bil by 2020: Juniper
The number of VoLTE (Voice over Long-Term Evolution) connections is anticipated to reach two billion by 2020, rising from an estimated 123 million in 2015, according to a new study from Juniper Research.
OTT voice revenue to grow 5x in 5yrs, operators in trouble: Juniper Research
A new study from Juniper Research has found that OTT voice providers are expected to see an increase in their service revenues by 2020, reaching over US$10 billion and representing a fivefold increase over the next five years.
Ericsson launches WiFi calling for multi-devices
Ericsson has announced the addition of a new functionality, WiFi calling for multi-device, to its existing WiFi calling solution, which would allow operators to extend voice service coverage from smartphones to millions of WiFi-only devices such as tablets and personal computers.
DNA on BFM: Are Uber and GrabTaxi transport companies?
Is Uber a technology or transport company? What about GrabTaxi? To the Jakarta Transportation Agency, it does not matter, says Karamjit Singh.
M'sian operators to offer WiFi calling next year: Ericsson exec
Most Malaysian mobile operators are expected to offer WiFi calling services to their customers by the end of 2016, according to Sebastian Barros, vice president of solutions for Ericsson Malaysia and Sri Lanka.
Differentiate instead of engaging in price wars: Ericsson to operators
Malaysian mobile operators have a golden opportunity to differentiate themselves from the competition, but only if they can capitalise on new business strategies and avoid price wars, according to Ericsson.
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