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Are You Ready for Profitable 5G Monetization?

Profitable 5G monetization will require a fundamental rethink of revenue management systems. To help carriers make these key choices, industry leaders Ovum have assessed the main features of the B2C, B2Bx, and B2C services that will be supported with 5G, in order to determine how CSPs should invest, upgrade and rethink their systems in order to provide key market recommendations for CSPs today. 

With a comprehensive conference programme, unrivalled networking opportunities and an interactive exhibition, this is your chance to find out about the latest tests & trials, monetisation strategies, launches & roll outs at 5G world 2019

How NetNumber Utilises 5G World's Global Platform to Elevate Their Brand

Download this exclusive case study, and discover how NetNumber have propelled themselves into the global 5G industry, as well as business-critical insights that you can implement in order to push your brand further in 2020 and beyond...

IT Investment Essentials for 5G Monetization

As communications service providers (CSPs) start to roll out 5G networks, they must figure out how to deliver new 5G services and how to go to market with industry partners. As a result, vendors must start thinking about the new services and business models that they can provide to make themselves the partner of choice. 

This report, from industry analysts Ovum, outlines the key actions that service providers will be taking, and their critical recommendations for vendors looking to capitalise on the booming 5G industry and secure lucrative new partners. 

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Industry Offers a Bunch of Telecoms Predictions for 2020

It wouldn’t be the last working day of the year without the good old predictions piece so here are a bunch we got together from assorted telecoms industry luminaries, including Fibre Stimulation, Consumers Apathy to 5G, The Rise of Private Network, NFV to Cloud Native and Speed-Based Pricing for Mobile. It should be noted that 2020 is also the year in which all predictions pieces will have to find a new metaphor/play-on-words for being able to see into the future, which will be tough for everyone.

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TIM claims 5G Speed Record with Help From Ericsson and Qualcomm

A trio of telecoms trailblazers managed to break the 2 Gbps barrier with 5G over 26 GHz, which is apparently a European record.

TIM, Ericsson and Qualcomm have a rich history of collaborating in the name of self-promotion over 5G and there’s nothing like a speed record for a bit of corporate chest-beating. TIM has a whopping 400MHz of spectrum in this millimetre wave band, which is the main reason it’s able to set records such as this. Meanwhile, as ever, Ericsson provided the radio and Qualcomm the modem.

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5G Threatens to Crack Mass Market with Affordable Devices

As it stands, 5G is not a democratised technology, but that could change as a swarm of affordable devices promising to hit the market in 2020.

This week sees tens of thousands of shade-dwellers hit the Nevada desert for the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES), and in-between the quirky, faddy and ridiculous product promotions, there might be a few announcements worth keeping an eye on.

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