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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)

Date: Wednesday, September 29

Time: 10:15am - 11:30am

Track: 5G, Infrastructure & Connectivity

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.