Monthly Archives: November 2015

5 Tips For Using Public Wi-Fi Securely

The convenience, ease of use, and speed of wireless connectivity have made publicly accessible Wi-Fi networks a basic requirement for working professionals. The odd thing is that these same responsible professionals -- and the companies that employ them -- make so little of the risks of public networks. The vast [...]

By | November 24th, 2015|

How to Stay Secure on Public Wi-Fi

It’s no surprise to anyone that Wi-Fi use continues to grow. However, what is hard to believe is that there are so few public Wi-Fi networks capable of serving our needs outside of the home securely - particularly when you consider that as of today, nearly everyone owns a smart phone, 91% [...]

By | November 18th, 2015|

Wi-Fi for Large Public Venues – International Centre Toronto

Wi-Fi has become an essential part of most public events. In order to compete, large public venues such as convention centers, hotels, stadiums and arenas must deliver a compelling mobile experience that attendees increasingly expect. Reliable and scalable Wi-Fi at such venues has become a must. Hear how International [...]

By | November 18th, 2015|

Millennials and the Mobile-First Workplace

Most people would agree that the prevalence of mobile technology is now influencing every aspect of our lives, including the way we work. And it definitely isn’t breaking news that Millennials are currently the most tech-fluent generation within the workforce. But how exactly are Millennials influencing the emerging 21st-century work [...]

By | November 17th, 2015|

The 2015 Tech Innovator Awards

EasyPass Personal Wi-Fi, a free feature included in all of Xirrus' cloud managed networks, safeguards users and their data when accessing public Wi-Fi, guest networks and hot-spot environments. Xirrus addresses the security concerns commonly associated with connecting to these networks, and makes secure personal Wi-Fi a reality. 

By | November 17th, 2015|

Content And Data Fuel B2B Inbound Marketing Strategies

Industry experts report that B2B marketers are tackling their inbound marketing initiatives with the help of relevant, contextual content to provide B2B buyers the information they need to move along their buying journey. Ultimately, these data-driven clues position B2B sales teams with leads that are most likely to convert.

By | November 13th, 2015|

Around The World With Wi-Fi: 5 Travel Tips to Stay Connected

“Wee-Fee,” "Wei-Fei,” “Wye-Fye”: Everyone pronounces it differently, but no matter what corner of the globe you’re in, everybody needs it. In fact, in the last few years the use of Wi-Fi and other wireless Internet services to keep us connected has become a basic need worldwide. For some people that [...]

By | November 12th, 2015|

Hospitality Technology In Action: Can ‘Big Data’ Lead to Higher Guest Satisfaction?

Hotel Technology Next Generation (HTNG) 2015 Last month, in the beautiful, sunny city of Nice in France, I was lucky enough to attend the Hotel Technology Next Generation conference, (HTNG). A non-profit trade association founded in 2002, the conference gathers senior technology executives from the hospitality industry to discuss and [...]

By | November 10th, 2015|