Saturday, 28 November 2020

Digicel: To make 5G a success, regulators and operators will need to work hand-in-hand

By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom
Monday 28 October 19

Ahead of the Total Telecom Congress 2019, we caught up with Jean-Yves Charlier, to discuss the key trends in the industry

As the world looks ahead to 5G rollout, what are the main challenges for operators? There are a number of significant challenges that operators, regulators and governments alike need to address. The first is how the industry will monetise 5G and address the opportunities created for specific vertical applications.  Whilst 4G was designed primarily for superfast mobile internet, 5G goes beyond and offers opportunities to develop specific vertical market solutions such as autonomous vehicles.  The cost of 5G will be significant for the industry and the development of new services leading to significant new revenues streams needs to be at the heart of any 5G strategy…

As the world looks ahead to 5G rollout, what are the main challenges for operators? There are a number of significant challenges that operators, regulators and governments alike need to address. The first is how the industry will monetise 5G and address the opportunities created for specific vertical applications.  Whilst 4G was designed primarily for superfast mobile internet, 5G goes beyond and offers opportunities to develop specific vertical market solutions such as autonomous vehicles.  The cost of 5G will be significant for the industry and the development of new services leading to significant new revenues streams needs to be at the heart of any 5G strategy…

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