Wednesday, February 04, 2015

FCC still has ton of explaining to do on Wi-Fi blocking rules

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FCC still has ton of explaining to do on Wi-Fi blocking rules
The FCC has been very clear that it didn't approve of a Marriott International hotel's blocking of convention center attendees' Wi-Fi hotspots: It fined the hospitality company $600,000 last fall and issued a stern warning on Jan. 27 that such wireless network interference by others will not be tolerated either.But what remains murky to IT shops and wireless LAN product vendors is exactly what constitutes illegal "Wi-Fi blocking":To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More


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Marriott CIO: FCC message on WiFi blocking loud and clear
The FCC's sternly worded warning about illegal Wi-Fi blocking earlier this week got through to at least one organization: Marriott International's Global CIO issued a statement Friday that the hospitality outfit is withdrawing efforts to gain clarification from the commission on what methods can be used to protect corporate Wi-Fi networks. Read More

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