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Boingo Wireless provides software technology and roaming services that help bring wireless Internet to the masses. The company has assembled a large roaming system with tens of thousands of hot spot locations under contract throughout the world. Boingo also invented one of the world’s most powerful software for discovering and connecting to hot spots and third generation wireless networks. Through the company s roaming system and software technology, it powers the wireless offerings of major carriers and Internet service providers, enabling its customers to connect in thousands of hot spots and to carrier 3G wireless systems, all from a single carrier-branded software interface. It can augment a carrier’s existing wireless fidelity efforts or provide a private-label turnkey solution. The company has raised venture funding from New Enterprise Associates, Mitsui & Co. Venture Partners, Sternhill Partners, Evercore Ventures, Amerindo Investment Advisors, Sprint PCS and Infonet Services Corporation. Boingo Wireless is headquartered in Santa Monica, Calif.