Voice Over Wi-Fi: future standards could fuel adoption

Future standards could fuel adoption

Future standards could fuel adoption

As discussed briefly in our recent interview with Jeff Pulver, voice over Wi-Fi continues to see some significant enterprise adoption. According to ISP Planet, some retail chain stores such as Lowe’s have converted entirely to voice over Wi-Fi. Deployed by a company named Spectralink, such systems are growing in popularity as businesses take office to office and inter-office telephony in house. The article also explores how the 802.11e standard, behind schedule in being ratified, could make things easier for enterprises planning on taking a serious look at voice over Wi-Fi.
[Broadbandreports]

Very interesting…. thousands of free public access hotspots around the world plus portable Wi-Fi enabled devices plus voice over Wi-Fi equals very low mobile phone bills. Let’s hope this happens quickly.