CGI has been awarded a contract by the European Space Agency (ESA) to develop an innovative 5G facility at the European Centre for Space Applications and Telecommunications (ECSAT)
As the press coverage of 5G and announcements of new technological breakthroughs and services have not slowed down during the global pandemic, Cambridge Wireless (CW) Virtual Networks Special Interest Group (SIG) ask whether consumers and enterprises are really experiencing ‘true’ 5G in a series of events entitled “Realising the 'true 5G' dream”.
Join CGI’s and CW Virtual Networks SIG champion Andrew Palmer as he chairs the panel discussion during the opening webinar of the series on Tuesday 20 April. The webinar, entitled ‘What does “true 5G” mean?’ is hosted by Cambridge Wireless CEO, Simon Mead and will explore three important themes:
- How open standards and orchestration will act as pathways to fully virtualised networks
- The deployment of private networks and slicing to meet the needs of industrial and enterprise users
- The challenges and realities of deploying 5G virtualised networks
The other speakers and panelists participating, include:
- Dean Bubley - Analyst & Futurist, Disruptive Analysis
- Paul Coffey - CEO, The Scotland 5G Centre
- Jessica Ellis - Head of Programme Development - 5G Programme, Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS)
- George Glass - Chief Technology Officer, TM Forum
- Julie Snell - Chair, The Scotland 5G Centre
For more information about the CW Virtual Networks SIP, contact Andrew Palmer.
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