How will network operators use 5G technology?
Wireless operators envision 5G will help them to serve multiple customers from a unified, flexible network. Network slicing, enabled by network function virtualization (NFV) and software-defined network (SDN) technologies, is what will make this possible. Fully scalable, programmable and flexible networks are the future with 5G. Check out this video for more information.
About the Author
Pedro Torres is director of technical sales, Southern Europe and CALA, for CommScope Mobility Solutions. He previously worked for Ericsson as chief technology officer, Radio Access Network, for the Telefonica Global Account, and in prior roles in research and development, system engineering and IP and RAN solution sales. Pedro holds a master of science degree in telecommunications engineering from Madrid Polytechnic University.