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Calix Blog

Perspectives that Catalyze Innovation

August 10, 2018 by Greg Owens

The Bandwidth Dilemma

Greg Owens shares a new 90-second video designed to help Internet subscribers understand the concept of bandwidth and the impact of having multiple devices in their homes.... READ MORE 

August 1, 2018 by Greg Owens

Take a Walk on the Wireless Side with Community Wi-Fi

Greg Owens explains Community Wi-Fi — the ability for subscribers to share access to their Wi-Fi home network, with no impact on the performance of the home network, while maintaining their privacy. ... READ MORE 

June 18, 2018 by Greg Owens

Software Update for GigaCenter and 804Mesh

Greg Owens highlights the latest version of Calix GigaCenter and 804Mesh software.... READ MORE 

May 31, 2018 by Greg Owens

Why is Wi-Fi Such an Important Strategic Initiative?

Greg Owens explores the reasons why ‘non-traditional’ competitors are offering more home networking services, the risks of not responding to these new threats, and the best strategy to maintain your rightful space in the connected home. ... READ MORE 

May 15, 2018 by Pam Ferguson

Smart Home Devices Result in Rising Support Costs for Service Providers, According to Calix Research

Pam Ferguson shares some important new research developed by Calix based on input from 92 service providers. The research sheds light on the impact of smart devices on service provider support costs over the last 12-18 months.... READ MORE 

May 7, 2018 by Greg Owens

Calix Research shows Wi-Fi Issues Driving Increased Service Provider Help Desk Calls

Greg Owens shares new Calix research on service provider Wi-Fi, including how consumer Wi-Fi issues are driving increased service provider help desk calls—along with rising costs. ... READ MORE 

April 9, 2018 by Greg Owens

What’s the Best Business Case for Managed Wi-Fi?

Greg Owens continues his Managed Wi-Fi series and looks at the pros and cons of charging for the service. ... READ MORE 

April 2, 2018 by Greg Owens

What IS "Managed Wi-Fi" Anyway?

Greg Owens gives his view of what’s included in Managed Wi-Fi based on his meetings with more than 40 service providers in the United States and Canada. ... READ MORE 

March 28, 2018 by Greg Owens

Offering Managed Wi-Fi is a Win-Win for Consolidated Telcom

Greg Owens traces Consolidated Telcom's path from frustrating consumer-grade Wi-Fi routers to revenue-generating, customer-satisfying Managed Wi-Fi service.... READ MORE 

March 26, 2018 by Greg Owens

Five Mesh Wi-Fi Use Cases you Probably Haven’t Thought of

Greg Owens highlights five mesh Wi-Fi use cases that service providers can market to their subscribers.... READ MORE