Driving Wireless Innovation Across Verticals
Expanding revenue sources and becoming a holistic partner to enterprises has been a goal for global carriers for many years. With the evolution of cellular technologies, enterprises have slowly seen and explored the benefits of enterprise cellular services, carriers finally can realize their vision to become partners not only in connectivity solutions, but across the IoT stack. Proven and demonstrated successful case studies now span all types of verticals, from manufacturing to retail, healthcare, transportation, education, utilities and much more. A renewed and vigorous approach to incorporating and leveraging technologies such as AI & ML, OSS & BSS, public cloud and private wireless networks are placing CSPs in a pivotal position to deliver enterprise services. However, security, scalability and affordability remain challenges to overcome. It is becoming clear that there is a growing ecosystem ready to partner with enterprises, cloud providers and suppliers to drive 5G into the heart of enterprises’ digital transformation.