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TSPs Can Accelerate 5G Adoption by Solving the Co-Dependency Challenge

Published: 05 March 2019

ID: G00375132

Analyst(s): King-Yew Foong


Technology and service providers are engaging mobile communications service providers to accelerate the latter’s 5G investments. To succeed, their technology product managers must ensure that multiple stakeholders’ priorities and interests are aligned.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • The Co-Dependency Factor in 5G
    • Prepare End Users to Consume 5G Services
    • Influence Adjacent Markets to Pursue Advanced 5G Use Cases and Ensure Readiness of Supporting/Complementary Technologies
    • Work With Device Manufacturers to Ensure Broad Availability of Affordable 5G Devices
    • Establish Ecosystems for Technology Companies and Application Developers to Leverage 5G
    • Influence Governments and Infocommunications Regulators to Create Conducive Environment to Support 5G Services

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