Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Forget 5G – We need to boost 4G availability in 2018

By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom
Thursday 04 January 18

Brendan Gill, CEO of OpenSignal, talks to Total Telecom about why addressing 4G availability should be a key priority for network operators this year

Network operators should avoid being caught up in the 5G fanfare and concentrate on improving 4G coverage and availability, according to industry experts. While 5G represents a huge opportunity for operators to launch the next generation of mobile services, 5G rollout remains a long way off, even for the most ambitious of commentators.  A recent report by OpenSignal showed that 4G availability in the United Kingdom was just 71% as of November 2017…

Network operators should avoid being caught up in the 5G fanfare and concentrate on improving 4G coverage and availability, according to industry experts. While 5G represents a huge opportunity for operators to launch the next generation of mobile services, 5G rollout remains a long way off, even for the most ambitious of commentators.  A recent report by OpenSignal showed that 4G availability in the United Kingdom was just 71% as of November 2017…

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