InterDigital to Host RCR Wireless Wi-Fi Offloading Webinar

WILMINGTON, Del., June 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InterDigital, Inc. (Nasdaq:IDCC), a mobile technology research and development company, will host “Strategies for Effective Wi-Fi Offloading,” a webinar conducted by RCR Wireless, on June 24, 2015 at 2:00PM EDT.

During the webinar, Martha DeGrasse, editor of RCR Wireless News, will moderate a dynamic panel discussion that surrounds the opportunities and limitations of carrier-grade Wi-Fi. InterDigital’s Bob Gazda, Senior Director of Technology Development, will serve as a panelist among other industry experts that include Sean Baioni, Business Development, Ixia; Jon Schniepp, Sr. Vice President, Republic Wireless; and Monica Paolini, President, Senza Fili Consulting.

“Carrier-grade Wi-Fi is widely seen as the next generation enhancement to Wi-Fi,” said Dr. Byung K. Yi, Executive Vice President, InterDigital Labs, and Chief Technology Officer at InterDigital. “InterDigital has worked extensively on the integration and coexistence of Wi-Fi and cellular networks, and sponsoring this webinar with RCR Wireless underscores the importance of this as an area of focus for the company.”

Currently, InterDigital offers its Smart Access Manager (SAM) solution to improve traffic management across cellular and Wi-Fi. SAM provides intelligent network selection based on operator provisioned policy, Hotspot 2.0 parameters, user preferences, and network conditions.

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About InterDigital®

InterDigital develops technologies that are at the core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many of the industry's most critical and complex technical challenges, inventing solutions for more efficient broadband networks and a richer multimedia experience years ahead of market deployment. InterDigital has licenses and strategic relationships with many of the world's leading wireless companies. Founded in 1972, InterDigital is listed on NASDAQ and is included in the S&P MidCap 400® index.

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Source:InterDigital, Inc.