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Introduction

Industry opinion about 5G is uniting around a defined set of network requirements and operator use cases.

Highlights

  • There are two main priorities for the transition to 5G – achieving performance gains and creating a 5G-ready network architecture.

Features and Benefits

  • Find details of the first pre-commercial launches of 5G.
  • Learn about vendors’ strategies for network migration from LTE to 5G.

Key questions answered

  • How do individual vendors differ in their approach to network evolution in the run-up to 5G?
  • What are the prospects for a globally harmonized spectrum band for 5G?

Table of contents

Ovum view

  • Summary
  • Pushing the limits
  • Vendors showcase their 5G solutions
  • Harmonization is important

Appendix

  • Further reading
  • Author

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