CELLULAR IOT IN THE 5G ERA

Ali Zaidi, Anders Bra..nneby, Ala Nazari, Marie Hogan, Christian Kuhlins, Ericsson, Stockholm, Sweden

SYNCHROINFO JOURNAL. Volume 6, Number 2 (2020). P. 32-40.

Abstract

Almost every industry can be transformed with cellular IoT. The connectivity needs of all industries can be addressed by four multi-purpose IoT segments, which efficiently co-exist in one 5G network. These segments are Massive IoT, Broadband IoT, Critical IoT and Industrial Automation IoT. This paper presents a clear evolution plan for addressing all 5G-IoT use cases, from basic to the most complex, in a cost-efficient, smooth and future-proof way.

Keywords: IoT, 5G, Ericsson, LTE

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