5G Will Enable AI at the Edge — If the IT Infrastructure Keeps Up

| August 2, 2019

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The global marketplace is in the early stages of one of the biggest technological transformations in history, with artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and automation becoming intertwined with virtually every aspect of life. But these advances require massive data capture, management, analysis and transmission capabilities — and the fifth generation of wireless technology (5G) now rolling out will be critical to making it possible to manage and process the data when and where it’s needed. The emergence of 5G technology promises to facilitate a fundamental shift in how the world uses networks and works with data. Tomorrow’s 5G networks will be capable of a 10GB-per-second peak data rate, and will improve end-to-end latency by upwards of 5 milliseconds, according to Seagate’s Data at the Edge report. Thanks to its speed and greater bandwidth at the edge, 5G will unleash the power of the Internet of Things (IoT), enabling connections by more than a million devices per square mile.

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