IWCE 2021 is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

IWCE 2021's official event platform is now open! Log in now to start building your schedule and connecting with attendees. Access the Event Platform >>

5G: Separating the Hype from the Reality

Dereck Orr  (Division Chief, NIST, CTL, PSCR)

Chris Pearson  (President , 5G Americas)

Ken Rehbehn  (Contributing Principal Analyst, Omdia, CritComm Insights)

Bryce Stirton  (President, Responder Corp)

Bryan Schromsky  (Managing Partner, 5G Public Sector, Verizon)

Location: W228

Date: Wednesday, September 29

Time: 10:15am - 11:30am

Track: 5G, Infrastructure & Connectivity sponsored by Verizon

Format: 75-Minute Short Course

Vault Recording: TBD

5G services are here, as commercials on every media platform remind us daily. However, the performance, availability and usability of low-band 5G offerings are significantly different than those of millimeter-wave 5G that can deliver gigabit speeds and miniscule latency when working properly. Beyond throughput speeds, learn which features of 5G—for instance, network slicing, edge computing and enhanced security—can be leveraged today and which aspects may not be available for years.