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Introduction

This year’s Mobile World Congress saw a big predictive analytics push by network vendors. This research note provides a summary of key launches, demos, and conversations.

Highlights

  • Analytics has figured prominently at previous MWCs, but this year’s event was notable for the strong emphasis on the creation of experience-driven networks and using analytics to support increasingly automated operations.

Features and Benefits

  • Get an overview of key predictive analytics themes emerging from Mobile World Congress
  • Assess how network vendors in particular positioned themselves in this space at Mobile World Congress

Key questions answered

  • What were the key predictive analytics themes that emerged at Mobile World Congress 2015?
  • How were network vendors positioning their analytics solutions at the show?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • Predictive analytics feeds into dynamic planning and network automation
  • Analytics is the tool that will bind together IoT, cloud, SDN/NFV
  • Network vendors need only connect

Appendix

  • Further reading
  • Author

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