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KPN CTO: 5G no incremental step

Thursday 25 June 2015 | 15:52 CET | News
The mobile industry's adoption of 5G needs to be more than an "incremental step" in order to deliver the required services, according to KPN CTO Erik Hoving. Speaking at the LTE World conference in Amsterdam, he said that 5G will require different things from operators, in order to deliver on new demands from customers. In addition to much more capacity, 5G will need to deliver much better latency, in order for new services like self-driving cars to work, he said. Hoving criticised the approach in the past in the mobile industry, saying it focused too much on incremental steps, resulting in a

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KPN
Countries: Netherlands / World
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