Nov 2018 - Market Note - Doc # US44427718
5G Americas Analyst Forum: A Pragmatic Look at 5G's Prospects
This IDC Market Note examines key takeaways from IDC analysts in attendance at the annual analyst forum on 5G's development to date, use potential, challenges ahead, and keys to success. On October 11, 2018, the industry advocacy group 5G Americas held its annual analyst forum in Plano, Texas, the United States. The event gathered mobile network operators, network equipment providers, and mobile device manufacturers to present an industrywide perspective on the current state of 5G, including technological achievements, operational barriers, future deployment plans, and 5G use case development.