With countries across the world testing 5G technologies and some real use cases likely to come in 2019, TRAI chairman R S Sharma said that 5G will be the digital tomorrow for the fast growing internet consumers in India.
Cutting-edge digital technologies like blockchain, 5G, AI, automation, robotics, cybersecurity and IoT will dominate Telematics Trends 2019 for connected vehicle and VAS.
Indian telecom industry can mulitply its growth if it could set up robust telecom infra for reaping the benefits of next-gen technologies like 5G, IoT and M2M.
Telecom Industry Trends 2019: Edge, content streaming, asset monetization and 5G to create new opportunity
According to Sriram T. V, director of consulting & business development at Juniper Networks, India and SAARC, Edge, content streaming, asset monetization, automation and 5G will create new opportunity for telecom service providers in India.
The industrial IoT (IIoT) will be characterised by sites with a high volume of connected devices and sensors – such as processing plants, mining and oil exploration, shipping ports – which require always-on cellular connectivity.
Nokia showcased its Network Exposure Function (NEF) for 5G Core at Nokia’s Research and Development center in Bengaluru on the center’s Innovation Day.
With an aim to tap video services demand in 5G ecosystem, IT consulting major Tech Mahindra said it has set up a Video Integration and Engineering business unit.
PM Narendra Modi in Japan: Tech Mahindra signs MoU with Rakuten to set up SDN labs for 5G in Tokyo and Bangalore
Indian IT major Tech Mahindra signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Japanese firm Rakuten Mobile Network Inc to set up laboratories in Tokyo and Bengaluru to work on software-defined network for 5G.
With 5G technology taking centre stage. BSNL has amplified its effort. It has signed 5G agreements with Ericsson, Nokia and Cisco to create use cases for 5G in India.