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Will the Sprint/T-Mobile merger accelerate demand for 5G devices in the US?If T-Mobile's merger with Sprint can help accelerate 5G deployments, while ensuring ...
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Learn which technologies are making 5G possible, and what kind of charging systems are needed to effectively monetize 5G.
This white paper discusses how performance monitoring can help operators meet customer expectations for services in the 5G-era.
The fifth generation of mobile networks is here, and is expected to have a bigger impact on the global economy than any previous iterations.
Eighty hackers gathered in Oulu, Finland, over the last weekend of November 2019 to examine Ericsson and Nokia’s 5G network products and see what flaws they could uncover. HardenStance attended and published this briefing on this first-ever 5G Cyber Hackathon and why it matters.
The scale of small cell deployments requires leaner models so that the management traffic can remain a small overhead in the network. The Small Cell Forum is therefore looking at which management settings and reports might be superfluous for small cells, as well as compression techniques, in work that will be highly complementary to that of O-RAN.
This paper illustrates how in-vehicle connectivity monitoring and predictive connectivity can help improve design and operations – leading to improved automotive application performance, enhanced safety, and additional business value.
This presentation explores how 5G is being designed with energy efficiency at heart and also explores how 5G can enable green outcomes across broader industries helping contribute to putting the fire out.
With 5G deployments underway, mobile services and business model are undergoing major changes. Now is the time for telcos to plan their future BSS to be ready to embrace the new business model.
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This paper covers the latest wireless trends and different phases associated with technology adoption, including the licensed, shared license and unlicensed spectrum.
Mobile operators should accelerate edge computing initiatives rather than wait for 5G to mature. The Deutsche Telekom infrastructure in Germany using MobiledgeX deployment shows the practicality of 4G edge adaptation that evolves naturally into 5G.
Open RAN initiatives leverage the virtualization of functions which create opportunities for innovation. In this white paper, you’ll learn advantages to putting the approach to work for operators in all stages of deployment.
This paper presents a TCO analysis comparing the economics of a converged IP/MPLS transport network with more traditional dedicated networks. The results demonstrate an overall TCO savings of 62%, CAPEX savings of 60%, and OPEX savings of 66%.
A disaggregated and distributed software-defined mobile network (SDN) is not only possible, but also provides tangible economic and technical benefits. This white paper explains how existing network operators can evolve to an SDN
When it comes to 5G and the potential of the gaming market, the smartest operators will be those who invest to get a profitable slice of the market.
Planning and deploying a mobile network to support a myriad of 5G applications will be no easy feat, considering the complexities of these new architectures and the interdependencies between the RAN and transport network. To find out more about the opportunities and challenges facing 5G Backhaul/Fronthaul, download this whitepaper now.
As the race to deploy 5G gathers speed, the reality of building out new and different network architectures presents a variety of complex issues for service providers to address. Building on this real-world experience, this paper examines 5G transport challenges, evolution of the radio access network (RAN) architecture, best practices for design and deployment, early business model opportunities and a vision for the future.
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If T-Mobile's merger with Sprint can help accelerate 5G deployments, while ensuring AT&T and Verizon also remain focused on the prize, then affordable 5G devices will flood the US market, the secondary market can realize lucrative returns from devices traded in and everyone will win.
As for how operators arrive at the 5G Core, there is a complex array of options. Indeed, the path to the 5G Core looks more like an epic labyrinth challenge.
A recent innovation in streaming data analysis is key to rapid solution of the capacity management problem in both 4G and 5G networks: digital twins that analyze streaming data on the fly.
Telco service providers want to move as quickly as possible to take advantage of the new revenue-generating opportunities. Delivering on the promise of 5G requires hosting applications and services at every MEC.
Kristijan Melinc, sales director for Iskratel, and Industry Analyst Guy Redmill discuss the potential boon to service providers presented by the industrial sector utilizing 5G.
In an interview recorded before MWC 2020 was canceled, Omdia analyst Preston Reine discusses how 5G is shifting industrial communications systems more towards a wireless world.
BAE Systems' Matt Benford discusses the impact of 5G on telecoms regulatory compliance and how a long-term view is needed for the CSPs to remain compliant in the cloud-native era.
Diana Blass recaps some stories you may have missed in the wide world of 5G. In this episode: 5G's importance in helping other industries go green.
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Windsor Barra, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
27-29 April, 2020
5G Latin America 2020 addresses the network evolution requirements of the service provider community in the LATAM region, as they look to invest in next generation technology and begin the roll-out of 5G services.
Workshops & Conference: 1 - 3 September 2020
Exhibition: 2 - 3 September 2020
Exhibition: 2 - 3 September 2020
5G World is the only global platform to help you partner with the most powerful telecoms and enterprise decision makers.
5G WORLD IS CO-LOCATED WITH TECHXLR8, LONDON TECH WEEK'S HEADLINE EXPO
Irving Convention Center Dallas, Texas
September 22 - 24, 2020
The BIG 5G Event 2020, hosted by Heavy Reading, is coming to Austin this September to gather the entire 5G ecosystem including telecom experts, enterprise decision makers and eager 5G application developers. With 2020 being the year tipped as key for 5G, we will be bringing you content covering all the hot topics, including 5G core, 5G transport, applications & enterprise innovation, AI in the 5G world, private networks, edge computing and more.
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