Light Reading – Bill Shock: Orange, China Telecom Fret About 5G Energy Costs

Others remain skeptical of the broad AI sales pitch. The label is often used as an umbrella term for technologies that do not strictly qualify as artificially intelligent, they say. Northstream experts are unconvinced by a general vendor argument that 5G networks will be too complex to manage without AI. In that context, the technology is unlikely to be any kind of necessity for operators until there are billions of machine-based connections on 5G networks, says Lei Shi, an analyst with the company.

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Light Reading - The Future Could Be Bright for 5G Operators – Northstream CEO

Bengt Nordström, CEO and co-founder at industry consultancy Northstream, shares his views on the 5G business case for mobile operators but he warns that expectations need to be tempered.
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