The WireIE Company Blog

Mary Meeker Speaks of the “Ferocious Page of Change in Tech”

Posted on Mary Meeker, often dubbed ‘Queen of the Internet’, presented a number of insights on trends in media, social networking, and mobile broadband usage at this week’s Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco. From the rapid redefinition of how media is… Continue Reading

Digital Television Yields to Broadband Wireless Access

Posted on The digitization of US over-the-air television channels has afforded a twofold opportunity to expand broadband access in that country. The most publicized was the reassigning of 108 MHz of spectrum at the ‘top’ of the former UHF analogue television band… Continue Reading

Maintaining Profitability on the Path to 4G

Posted on Looking for ways to maintain profitability as an operator on your way to 4G/LTE? WireIE’s George Kaichis (Director, Radio Network Services) has some tips to help your company get there. In order to meet the projected spike in demand and… Continue Reading

WireIE Comments on Canadian Government’s Digital Economy Strategy

Posted on WireIE President & CEO Rob Barlow today formally commented to the federal government on it’s consultation entitled: “Improving Canada’s Digital Advantage, Strategies for Sustainable Prosperity.” Removing Broadband Deployment Obstacles in Rural Canada I appreciate the opportunity to share my views… Continue Reading

A Pragmatic View of Multimedia in Today’s Mobile Environment

Posted on As many are aware, a war has been waging between Apple and Adobe over Apple’s decision to abandon Adobe Flash in their iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad product lines. Instead, the always forward-looking Steve Jobs, President and CEO of Apple,… Continue Reading

Developing Mobile Applications with Bandwidth Efficiency in Mind

Posted on The move by network operators to usage based pricing models will undoubtedly alter the behaviour of many heavy data users. But what could also result from these new pricing models are application developers coding their apps with much greater sensitivity… Continue Reading

The Economist Takes a Deep Dive into our Industry’s Future

Posted on Business transformation is on every network operator’s mind as demand for voice levels off while demand for data continues to grow exponentially. As a result of this shift, the industry is being forced to reinvent itself. Fourth generation network technologies… Continue Reading

New Terms for a New Reality

Posted on WireIE was founded on the basis that significant change was imminent in the world of wireless network technology, our company’s core expertise. This change would impact the way services would be delivered. In fact, the very nature of the services… Continue Reading

The “Disruptive” Impact of TD-LTE

Posted on There has been much discussion lately about spectrum limitations in light of the market’s ever-increasing appetite for mobile data services. As we look ahead to fourth generation technologies, we recognize that asymmetrical duplexing associated with TDD (Time Division Duplex) will… Continue Reading

List of Technical Terms & Acronyms

Posted on Hi readers, Acronyms can be confusing. At WireIE, we constantly like to keep an up-to-date, ongoing list of all the terms that relate to our business and industry. Click here to access the PDF. We will be updating it again… Continue Reading