5G use cases: important for acceptance of the new digital infrastructure

| June 28, 2019

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5G — is it all hype? Until 5G use cases emerge it will remain just that. For countries like Singapore, where Wi-Fi is fast and reliable, 5G won’t really impact the the home in terms of faster download speeds. However, business applications (5G use cases in industry) could be transformative; enabling a host of technologies to change how sectors from maritime to manufacturing operate. “5G has the potential to transform the operations of the enterprises. To do that, we need to help enterprises understand the benefits and practicalities — take a hands on approach to this: 5G use cases are the first step in this,” said Koh Li-Na, assistant chief executive, planning and digital readiness, IMDA. Singapore has identified six strategic industry clusters that will generate the most value for the country and have the ‘greatest exportability potential’ for the global 5G ecosystem — maritime operations; urban mobility; smart estates; Industry 4.0; government applications and consumer applications.

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