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The Top 10 Wireless Technologies and Trends That Will Drive Innovation

Published: 24 April 2019

ID: G00384646

Analyst(s): Nick Jones


Wireless technologies will enable innovation in areas as diverse as sensing, security, communications, location tracking and user experience. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must identify and deploy those technologies that can enable new business capabilities.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • Key Trends in the Wireless Domain
  • The Top 10 Wireless Technologies and Trends
    • Wi-Fi
    • Enhanced Wireless Location Tracking
    • 5G Cellular
    • LPWA
    • Millimeter Wave Wireless
    • Backscatter Networking
    • Wireless Sensing
    • Long-Range Wireless Power
    • V2X Wireless
    • Software-Defined Radio

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