The “4G Tapper: 4G To 5G Network Enhancement & Revenues 2018 To 2025” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.
This research provides critical analysis of the 4G market, business models, and tapping strategies, whilst providing insights into the future of 4G network technologies.
The report also provides in-depth analysis of market trends and opportunities across new segments that still remain to be monetised. At the same time, the report also provides valuable guidelines for preparing for 5G without actually investing in 5G.
Key Questions Answered
- What is the strategic importance of 4G for 5G?
- What role 4G will play till 2025 and beyond?
- Why 5G is being discussed so much without any actual demand in short term?
- How much 4G-enabled growth opportunity the researcher speculates for period 2018-2025?
- How leading operators are planning for their transition from 4G to 5G?
- SK Telecom
- NTT DoCoMo
Key Topics Covered
1 5G Hype vs. 4G Monetisation: Focus where it matters
1.1 4G has at least 10-15 years of strong applicability
1.2. 4G Revenue Maximisation and Evolution towards 5G
2 4G Network Modernisation
2.1. Decide timing of Network modernisation
2.2. Worldwide 4G Network modernisation trend
2.3. CASE STUDY: Verizon Wireless 4G network modernisation – Analysis & Comments
2.4. CASE STUDY: AT&T’s Initial 5G Network – Is it really 5G or ‘a marketing gimmick?’
3 Strategic importance of 4G for 5G
3.1. What role 4G will play till 2025 and beyond?
3.2. Strategic Importance of Wi-Fi in 5G era
4 Monetising 4G to its fullest: What else can be achieved from 4G network?
4.1. 4G can support 90% of the revenue generating use cases for the next 10 years
4.2. Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications using LTE-M and NB-IoT
4.3. Connected car using LTE V2X with MEC
4.4. Digital TV using LTE Broadcast
4.5. D2D Communication for ProSe (Proximity Services) using LTE Direct
4.6. Robust Public Safety Communications using Advanced LTE technologies
5 Modern 4G technologies
5.1. Carrier Aggregation
5.2. Licensed Assisted Access (LAA)
5.3. Massive MIMO
5.5. Mobile Edge Computing (MEC)
6 Major Advantages of Modern 4G Technologies
6.1. Deliver fiber-like speeds on 4G mobile broadband Over LTE using unlicensed spectrum
6.2. Reduce Latency significantly
6.3. Dynamic Uplink-Downlink Configuration based on traffic condition
6.4. Significantly Expand Coverage, Increase Capacity, and Minimise Interference
7 4G Network Transformation as a path to 5G
7.1. CASE STUDY: SK Telecom’s 4G Network
8 Deciding 5G Network Timelines
8.1. Why 5G is being discussed so much without any actual demand in short term?
8.2. What if you say no to 5G for now?
8.3. How operators can offer 5G without actually investing in 5G?
9 CASE STUDY: Comparative Study of 4G to 5G strategies of NTT DoCoMo (Japan), Airtel (India), & Telstra (Australia)
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