February 27, 2019

Beyond 5G: What is coming next?

The first set of complete technical specifications and solutions towards well-publicized 5G vision, aka IMT-2020 proposal, is due to be presented to ITU in WRC, October 2019. The recent shift of focus from research and development to deployment and commercialization of 5G systems concurrently unveils the “what comes next?” question...
February 26, 2019

How will Open Source play a role in the evolving 5G ecosystem?

Open source is reshaping technology adoption and is a critical driver for the transformation taking place in many industries. The emergence of SDN and NFV has fueled the growth of cloud-based services, and now with the convergence of information technology (IT) and communication technology (CT) the telecommunication industry is changing...
February 26, 2019

5G Network Trials: What are all the verticals doing?

Many 5G trials are currently undertaken in preparation for the rollout and start of 5G throughout 2019 with a focus on showcasing the higher speeds that 5G originally promised. But the wider industry is also looking beyond those promises towards verticals such as media broadcast, transportation, rural rollouts and others...
February 25, 2019

How far can Edge Computing take us to a new network architecture?

The edge computing and virtualization fever does not seem to be showing any signs of abatement. There seems to be quite some promise to take it further deep into the network architecture by leveraging the computing capability emerging in several new customer premise equipment (CPE) and user equipment (UE) such...
February 25, 2019

Immersive Video: Augmenting the View

The nature of video experiences is changing, and technology is opening new dimensions.  This panel will focus on the potential of Augmented Video for Immersive experiences as used in Light Field and videogrammetry capture setup and displayed in Virtual and Augmented Reality devices.  Discussion will evolve around capture and editing...
November 30, 2018

5G Expectations Still Evolving With a Global Twist

What makes 5G different from all other Gs?  After efforts to develop specifications, technology and research, the industry has an initial view of how the next generation of 5G services will look.  What’s still unknown, is just how great will be 5G’s global impact.  According to a recent Heavy Reading Operator...