VoWi-Fi


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VoWi-Fi

(Voice Over WI-FI) See Wi-Fi calling.
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As operators around the world redefine subscription plans to take greater advantage of robust LTE network rollouts, devices with the Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform are designed to support consumers, micro-enterprises, and others, to economically communicate using advanced LTE data services such as Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and Voice over Wi-Fi (VoWi-Fi).
The entry level range from LYF is made unique by the fact that all these devices come equipped with cutting edge technology such as VoLTE and VoWi-Fi, which will deliver a True 4G experience when used on a VoLTE supporting network.
This network will provide support to develop the VoLTE and VoWi-Fi device ecosystem.
"With HelloSoft's highly optimized and power-efficient VoIP software integrated in Accton's VoWi-Fi and multi-mode handsets, users can enjoy the benefits of high quality voice coupled with reduced power consumption at lower costs," said Stephen Yang, Director of Marketing, for Accton Technology Corporation.
WISPs can also take advantage of delivering voice to end users, as VoWi-Fi is now becoming a reality.
Lastly, security monitoring and policy enforcement is critical to enable robust VoWi-Fi deployment where threats such as DoS attacks are detected and prevented.
VoWi-Fi will let the calls to be switched from mobile network to Wi-Fi.
Offload not only addresses the issue of patchy coverage, but also has the potential for the creation of new services such as VoWi-Fi (Wi-Fi Calling) and to increase the usage of existing 3G/4G services, states the organisation.
Mavenir's VoLTE solution gives mobile operators a time-to-market advantage using a single Mavenir mOne Convergence Platform that supports a wide variety of services including VoLTE, Voice over Wi-Fi (VoWi-Fi), and RCS.
The latest AOS delivers new features for the Alcatel OmniAccess Wireless LAN (WLAN) product family for better support of voice over Wi-Fi (VoWi-Fi) traffic.
The VM1185T WiFy SkyFone incorporates a version of the Internet calling software from Skype, while the VM1188T VoWi-Fi will enable users to make Internet phone calls using WiFi, but has not been designed for Skype.
The market is getting off the ground with VoWi-Fi solutions: particularly through integrated cellular/Wi-Fi offers.