Tag: Verticals
5G verticals
Aug 09, 2019
by Toby Youell

This summer we are publishing a series of "Spectrum 101" research notes that revisit the basics of modern spectrum management. This week we turn out attention to 5G verticals - the idea that the next generation of mobile networks will focus on industrial applications, rather than the mass consumer market.… Read more...

Verticals need to be more involved if they are to influence 5G standards
Jul 12, 2019
by Manuel R. Marti

5G promises to unlock growth across a wide range of business verticals, but newly emergent sectors are struggling to influence standards and that could hamper their development.  Read more...

Regulators look at next priority: vertical industries
Feb 14, 2019
by Manuel R. Marti

Vertical industries are growing increasingly interested in the potential efficiency, quality and performance gains that 5G might offer and have many ideas for transformational business propositions based on its improved speed, ultra-low latency and reliability.  Read more...

5G experts discuss public vs private networks at URLLC event
Sep 13, 2018
by Manuel R. Marti

While mobile operators race to be the first to launch 5G, the industrial sector is considering whether traditional carriers offer the best value for deploying ultra reliable and low latency communications (URLLC) networks. Read more...

Europe works on evolved LSA to accommodate 5G verticals’ needs
Aug 03, 2018
by Manuel R. Marti

The European Telecommunications Standards Institute's work on an evolved version of licensed shared access (eLSA) is "good news,” says Markus Mueck, chairman of the Institute's technical committee for reconfigurable radio systems (TC RRS). Read more...

5G verticals: never has a collective noun been so uncollective
Jul 16, 2018
by Martin Sims

The English language has endless fun with collective nouns. A herd of buffalo is an obstinacy, a group of owls is a parliament, and a superfluity of nuns also appears in dictionaries. But maybe our eyebrows should be raised still further by a new entry to the canon: 5G verticals. Read more...

Germany proposes regional spectrum licences for industrial use at 3.7-3.8 GHz and 26 GHz
Jul 16, 2018
by Manuel R. Marti

Frank Krüger, head of the digital society and infrastructure directorate at Germany’s federal ministry of transport and digital infrastructure, told this year’s LS telcom "Spectrum Summit" that while the country is planning to issue national licences in the 2 GHz and 3.4–3.7 GHz bands, it will also award regional licences in… Read more...

Spectrum Summit 2018: free entry for PolicyTracker subscribers
Apr 25, 2018
by Martin Sims

There is a brilliant line-up of key opinion-formers at the 23nd Annual Spectrum Summit on 4 July in Lichtenau, Germany and PolicyTracker subscribers can receive a free pass! Read more...

Press release: European Commission publishes 5G study based on PolicyTracker research
Oct 23, 2017
by Martin Sims

Which approaches to spectrum policy will work best for 5G? That is the question addressed by a European Commission study published today. Study on Spectrum Assignment in the European Union was written by PolicyTracker together with LS Telcom and VVA. The report covers 5G services aimed at traditional mobile customers as… Read more...