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Market Guide for Proto-5G Infrastructure

Published: 27 March 2017

ID: G00320908

Analyst(s): Sylvain Fabre , Kosei Takiishi


Massive commercial deployments of 5G are still several years away. Proto-5G denotes 4G LTE's successor technology, and CSPs are concerned how to keep up with this movement. Infrastructure and operations leaders in CSPs can use this research when upgrading their 4G network and selecting vendors.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

Market Analysis

Representative Vendors

  • Ericsson
  • Fujitsu
  • Huawei
  • NEC
  • Nokia
  • Samsung
  • ZTE

Market Recommendations

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