HIMSS 2014 – Big on Wireless

Wi-Fi helps disabled people walk

This year’s show was huge. According to the events organizers, there were 1,200 exhibitors and 38,000 healthcare professionals in attendance and there were more nurses, physicians, IT staff and executives in attendance at this year’s HIMSS than ever before. New Wi-Fi enabled devices and applications at HIMSS14 One of the most interesting Wi-Fi capable devices… Read More

Distributed Healthcare Needs Wi-Fi That Works at Scale


The growth and adoption of mobile technologies is impacting businesses in multiple industries, and we can see strong evidence of this by looking at the healthcare industry. I just returned from the WLAN Professionals Conference in Austin, TX where I heard first-hand evidence of this in a presentation on Continuous Wireless for Medical Devices. A… Read More

Healthcare, Wi-Fi and HIPAA – A Tricky Combination

AirTight WIPS

What a great start to year on the industry events front – we started with NRF in January, looking forward to HIMSS and our ACTS event in February, and MURTEC in March. In NRF, high points of discussion were around Social Wi-Fi and analytics. That said, topics of security and PCI compliance were also high… Read More