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Axel Freyberg (AT Kearney): 5G: A Key Requirement for Autonomous Driving—Really?

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This LinkedIn article by Axel Freyberg challenges the long-held conventional wisdom that 5G is a necessary pre-condition to the rollout of self-driving cars.  It is clear that once fully deployed, 5G will improve bandwidth and play an important role in new use cases, including autonomous vehicles.  But is is really a pre-condition? Cutting through the […]

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Intel Chip Chat on Network Edge NFV

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In this episode of Intel Chip Chat, Steve Yates explains the benefits of network function virtualization (NFV) deployments at the edge. Yates describes the architectural needs that NFV drives in edge hardware, as well as how taking NFV from beyond the data center to the edge can provide greater service agility and create opportunities for […]

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Dean Bubley: Why technology visions get market timing and value forecasts so wrong

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In his LinkedIn article and podcast, noted industry analyst Dean Bubley explains how and why telecoms and mobile operators so frequently get forecasts of market timing and value so wrong.  This discussion is especially relevant given the imminent start of the much-awaited rollout of 5G service. While 5G will clearly be a disruptive technology, impossibly […]