Technology Architectures and Business Models for a Wireless Hotspots Wi-Fi Service Providers. Case of Study: Technology and Business Models for the Broadband Wireless Network of Emcali Telecomunicaciones E.I.C.E.

  • Andrés Felipe Millán Universidad Santiago de Cali
  • Claudia Liliana Zúñiga Cañón Universidad Santiago de Cali
  • Gloria Piedad Varela Universidad Santiago de Cali
  • Sandra L Murillo Universidad Santiago de Cali
  • Hector F. Castillo Universidad Santiago de Cali
  • Alfredo Escandón Emcali E.I.C.E.
Keywords: Business model for service provider, IEEE 802.11, wireless networks, public wireless LAN (PWLAN), technology architecture, Wi-Fi, wireless local area networks (WLAN), wireless hotspots.

Abstract

This paper presents technology architectures and business models in wireless hotspot Wi-Fi service providers market. Besides to describe a business and technology model for Broadband Wireless Network (RIBA) of EMCALI Local Service Provider, this could be implemented in the Wireless Hotspots Colombian Providers.

Author Biographies

Andrés Felipe Millán, Universidad Santiago de Cali
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Claudia Liliana Zúñiga Cañón, Universidad Santiago de Cali
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Gloria Piedad Varela, Universidad Santiago de Cali
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Sandra L Murillo, Universidad Santiago de Cali
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Hector F. Castillo, Universidad Santiago de Cali
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Alfredo Escandón, Emcali E.I.C.E.
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Published
2006-10-11
Section
Discussion papers