Light Reading – EE: New Tech Is Mobile Revenue Savior

High-profile analysts have expressed concern about the telco business case for 5G despite optimism the technology could unlock new service opportunities and spur economic growth.

Bengt Nordström, the CEO of the Northstream consulting business, is doubtful that 5G will fuel a revenue increase for service providers, and thinks operators will invest in the technology to retain customers tempted by higher-speed rival offerings.

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