Why Wi-Fi Based Solutions are the Future of Internet Access
Copper and fiber do not make economic sense for connectivity outside of a few select geographies. Major industry players are shifting focus and turning their attention to the potential of wireless to deliver ubiquitous, high speed access. Despite excitement around 5G, Wi-Fi technology is much better positioned to be the last mile access technology of choice.
Presenter Name: Jaime Fink
Presenter Bio: As Co-founder and Chief Product Officer of Mimosa, Jaime is driving a disruptive wireless alternative solution for gigabit fixed Internet and Wi-Fi applications. With Mimosa, Jaime aims to surpass the capacities of legacy wireline technology and deliver multi-gigabit access solutions at a fraction of the cost. During his tenure as CTO of 2Wire in the early days of broadband, Jaime pioneered delivering IP services to the home over Fiber and xDSL. He pioneered “Zero Touch” self-installation, bringing DSL to the mass market and authored Broadband Forum TR-124 Broadband Residential Gateway functional requirements, standardizing how service gateways are deployed globally today. My Fink was also a key figure in driving the wildly successful Broadband Forum TR-069 management standard used throughout the broadband industry on over 300 million devices, streamlining broadband and home service delivery and advanced customer support operations. Mr. Fink graduated with a BSCE from the University of California, Irvine, USA, and holds four U.S. patents.