Gramofon named “Best WiFi Innovation Service” at the WiFi Industry Awards 2014
Great news! Last week the Wireless Broadband Alliance, the most important WiFi association, announced the winners of this year’s WBA WiFi Industry Awards. And guess what? The Gramofon was named the Best WiFi Innovation Service!
In words of Caroline Gabriel, one of the judges, the WiFi music player – Gramofon “extends a successful model beyond simple access and into new revenue streams. It integrates music and media experiences more deeply into WiFi everywhere”.
We are very grateful for this award. It is rewarding our commitment to innovation, research and development has been recognised. At Fon we are always looking for new ways to add value and deliver better services through WiFi and we will continue to do so in the future!
Furthermore, Fon became the first European operator to be certified as a “Premier” participant, the highest level of the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) Interoperability Compliance Program (ICP). Our cutting-edge technical and commercial features for WiFi roaming made it possible. This program covers aspects like Next Generation Hotspot, network interconnection, data offload, device authentication, network implementation and selection, charging models, billing mechanisms and security.