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China Summary Translation: 'Exploit the Innovation Opportunities Enabled by Future 5G Wireless'

Published: 23 May 2019

ID: G00388243

Analyst(s): Nick Jones , Kosei Takiishi


Future releases of 5G will support systems combining public and private 5G networks and edge computing. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders should identify where 5G can support innovation and participate in early-access programs to grasp its potential and restrictions.

Table Of Contents



Exploit the Innovation Opportunities Enabled by Future 5G Wireless

  • Key Challenges
  • Recommendations



  • Create Usage Scenarios by Mapping 5G Capabilities to Enterprise Requirements to Identify Situations Where the First and Second Releases of 5G Can Enable Innovation
  • Incorporate 5G Into Your Edge Computing Strategy and Look for Situations Where Private 5G Networks Can Enable New Edge Architectures and Support New Devices
  • Participate in Early Access Programs and Innovation Labs to Identify and Influence Your Local Network Operator’s 5G Timetable and Commercial Strategies and Understand Likely 5G Limitations

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