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TECH BUYER Jul 2019 - IDC Perspective - Doc # EUR145298419

Opportunities for WiFi in Public Spaces in Support of Public Services

By: Ksenia EfimovaSenior Research Analyst, EMEA Telecoms and Networking, Chris PennellResearch Director, IDC Government Insights

Table of Contents

Executive Snapshot

Figure: Executive Snapshot: Developing Public Amenities on Top of WiFi in Public Spaces

Situation Overview

Challenges Facing Cities

Digital Inclusion

Funding, Finance, and Resources

Table: Summary of Funding Sources for the Program Periods 2007-2013 and 2014-2020

Use Cases for Outdoor WiFi

Table: Outdoor Use Cases for WiFi

Required Specifications

Installation Challenges

Partnerships

5G or WiFi 6

Interoperability

Security Challenges

Main Players

Huawei

Cisco

Nokia

Ruckus Networks

Aruba/HPE

Advice for the Technology Buyer

Cities Considering Whether to Deploy Outdoor Public WiFi

Advice for the Technology Vendor

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