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Market Insight: Roadmap for Bluetooth 5 and Wi-Fi 6 in Smart Workspaces — When to Invest

Published: 07 May 2019

ID: G00387886

Analyst(s): Bill Ray

Summary

As the smart workspace evolves, so Bluetooth 5 and Wi-Fi 6 will come to dominate wireless connectivity. Knowing when to invest in the products — and skills — to support that evolution will be critical for product managers creating such smart spaces.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Strategic Planning Assumptions
  • Bluetooth 5
    • Definition
    • Trends
    • Market Penetration
    • Adoption Speed
    • Key Benefits
    • Recommendation to Product Managers
  • Wi-Fi 6 (aka 802.11ax)
    • Definition
    • Trends
    • Market Penetration
    • Adoption Speed
    • Key Benefits
    • Recommendation to Product Managers

Background and Context

  • The Evolution of the Smart Workspace
    • Perceptive Spaces
    • Responsive Spaces
    • Interactive Spaces
    • Personal Spaces
    • Smart Spaces

The Impact

Conclusion

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