The first use case for 5G is obviously improved mobile connectivity with faster speeds and lower latencies. But beyond that, the sky’s the limit for 5G use cases, which will probably emerge as a result of real business needs.
What will happen next in wireless? That’s definitely the big question. Within these pages, we hope to provide at least a few answers. In this, our second annual Predictions Special Report, we’ve again collected four of the industry’s leading, veteran, independent analysts to ask them what is going to happen next year and beyond.
Players across the spectrum continue to make small but important gains as technologies improve and business models become clearer. Thus, the question now becomes: Where will the IoT industry go from here? How might players in the market move from initial, showcase deployments to widespread adoption?