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5G at MWC2018

There was a great deal of buzz around 5G at Mobile World Congress 2018. Here is a selection of our favourite news and videos that covered the topic, brought to you in partnership with Viavi Solutions.

Poster: Lighting the path to 5G

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Infographic: The state of 5G trials 2018

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White Paper: The path to 5G

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Video features

Interview: Orange

Orange Deputy CEO Gervais Pellissier tells Mobile World Live’s Steve Costello about the operator’s strategy in ...

Interview: Qualcomm

Enrico Salvatori, President of Qualcomm’s EMEA operations, joins Michael Carroll in the MWL TV studio ...

Interview: Ericsson

Monika Bylehn, 5G Marketing Director at the networking giant, offers her thoughts on opportunities for ...

Interview: DoCoMo CTO

Dr Nakamura, CTO of Japan’s largest mobile operator, reveals the company’s ambitions and plans for ...

Panel: 5G – The US Case Study

Mobile World Live‘s US Editor Diana Goovaerts is joined in the studio by  David Orloff, ...

Panel: The 5G Business Case (part 2)

Steve Costello is joined in the studio by Mansoor Hanif, Director of Converged Networks Research Lab, ...

Panel: The 5G Business Case (part 1)

Steve Costello is joined in the studio by Mansoor Hanif, Director of Converged Networks Research Lab, ...

Interview: Marc Allera, BT/EE

Steve Costello is joined in the studio by the chief exec of the largest UK ...

Studio interview: Nokia Networks CTO (Mobile)

Justin Springham talks 5G with Henri Tervonen.

News features

5G essential to EU overall development

Pearse O’Donohue, the European Commission’s director of Future Networks, stressed 5G is central to many ...

KT unclear on 5G business case

Despite being a 5G frontrunner, Korea Telecom (KT) is not yet ploughing ahead with large-scale ...

Telenor Norway wants to lead the way in 5G

Telenor Norway CEO Berit Svendsen believes the country can be a leader in 5G, given ...

US operators draw 5G battle lines

The CTOs of T-Mobile US and Sprint poured scorn on rival AT&T’s plan to push ...

T-Mobile US reveals aggressive 5G build plans

T-Mobile US CTO Neville Ray (pictured) unveiled plans to build 5G in 30 US cities ...

Ericsson CEO: North America, Asia driving 5G

Borje Ekholm said 5G was no longer a buzzword and was becoming a reality, but ...

4G/5G to support bulk of connections by 2025

The migration to 4G and 5G networks will gather significant pace over the coming years, ...

Telstra, Ericsson expect 5G-fuelled revenue boom in Australia

Senior Telstra executives appeared to agree with aggressive mobile revenue forecasts from Ericsson. Speaking at ...

No one better positioned for 5G, claims Nokia CEO

A bullish Rajeev Suri confidently stated that his company was best placed to gain from ...