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5G Core Summit

September 2024


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Interview with Roberto Kompany, Omdia

As the 5G Core Summit approaches, Roberto shares valuable insights and highlights why it is essential for mobile operator representatives to attend the summit in Istanbul from 14-15 November. Don't miss out on this informative interview that sheds light on the future of the telecommunications industry.

A note from George Gao, President of Cloud Core Network Product Line at Huawei

In this video, George discusses the crucial aspects of the intelligent core, which is essential for maximizing the value of 5G and accelerating the digital transformation of industries.
As 5G continues to scale up globally, operators are shifting their focus from deployment to operations. The 5G Core is the foundation for telecom services and operations, and it needs to be adaptive and intelligent. Huawei has introduced the concept of an intelligent core to help operators achieve this.


We sat down with Zoran Spasojevic ahead of the 5G Core Summit next month to find out about the industry trends, services, business models, and features being considered in the new core network, as well as the advice he would give telcos embarking on the 5G Core deployment journey.


Mohammed discusses the industry trends, services, and business models in the telco industry. Topics include the increased demand for high-speed, low-latency data services, the growth of connected devices, and the adoption of cloud-based applications. Hassanien also touches on the key foundations of Omantel's 5G core strategy, including network slicing, cloud-native architecture, automation, and security. 


Don Alusha, Senior Analyst at ABI, discusses the current trends and challenges in the core network industry, particularly focusing on the shift towards cloud intelligence and platform proliferation. He emphasizes the need for flexibility and scalability in the new core network, as well as the importance of implementing automation in an end-to-end fashion to maximize benefits. Don will address these topics in his session at the 5G Core Summit 2023, providing actionable guidance for CSPs in managing the operational and commercial risks associated with cloudified 5GC networks.


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Core Market Tracker – 2Q23 Analysis

As of 1Q23, the RAN Market Tracker and Core Market Tracker replace the Mobile Infrastructure Market Tracker. This report provides vendors’ market sizes and forecasts analysis for 5G next-generation core (5GC) and LTE Evolved packet core (EPC).

Tech Trend: 5G SA Core Network Slicing

Analyzes the 5G standalone network slicing functions market. Includes market projections, operator launches, income group segmentation through 2027, and an analysis of drivers and inhibitors.

Market Landscape: Core Vendors 2023

Omdia’s annual assessment report of the main core vendors. Companies covered in the report include Casa Systems, Ericsson,  Huawei, Mavenir, NEC, Nokia, Oracle, Samsung Electronics, and ZTE.

Tech Trend: Packet Core Challengers

This study analyzes the packet core network market for 4G and 5G technologies, featuring potentials and challenges for 28 companies. It includes market projections through 2027 and identifies drivers and inhibitors for market challengers.

Service Providers Core Networks Survey – 2023

The 2023 Core Networks survey reveals CSPs' plans, priorities, and expectations in North America, Europe, and Asia & Oceania for 5G SA, network slicing, CI/CD, and private networks.

Service Providers Core Networks Survey - 2023 Extended version​

The 2023 Core Networks survey reveals CSPs' plans, priorities, and expectations in North America, Europe, and Asia & Oceania for 5G SA, network slicing, CI/CD, and private networks—segmented by CSP size, region, and job role.

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