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Strategy Analytics Introductory Overview from ETSI April 6th 5G Infrastructure Summit

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Strategy Analytics Review: ETSI 5G Infrastructure Summit

On April 6th 2017 ETSI held a 5G infrastructure Summit in Sophia Antipolis, France.

Sue Rudd, Director Service Provider Analysis presented an Introduction and Overview for the Summit.

Additional ETSI Session Presentations from April 6th. Infrastructure Summit are available here - See Videos from ‘ETSI Summit 5G Network Infrastructure'

And TelecomTV Videos from the Summit are here -

Please Contact Sue Rudd, Director Service Provider Analysis - srudd@strategyanalytics for more detail.

Table of Contents

Overview: What Needs to be done in the Core Infrastructure Today to Support Tomorrow’s 5G Services.

5G Moving from Hype to Reality

  • Diverse Operator Priorities

    A. Challenges for the development of 5G infrastructure:

  • Moving Ahead with ‘De Facto’ Standards.

    B. Beyond Today’s Network Service Management:

  • Implications of NFV, SDN & Service Orchestration

    C. 5G Network Protocol Transformation:

  • Protocols Changes needed

    D. Designing a Secure and Flexible 5G Core:

  • Secure
  • ‘Future Proof’

    Potential 5G ‘Showstoppers’…Solutions Need Stds

    Potential ‘Showstoppers’ for 5G include:

  • 5G Access faster than Fixed Network
  • 5G Small Cells, Multi-Frequency HetNets Interact Dynamically w. Devices/ Apps.
  • IoT Scale lacks Security Mechanisms
  • Security Threats demand Shift away from Assuming Trust to Positive Validation
  • ‘Nailed Up’ 5G Net-work Slices Impede NFV Resource Allocation
  • Gigabit Traffic Bursts can Collapse TCP based networks
  • Data Centers do not Scale Globally w. Telco Cloud

Also See ‘Next Gen. Networks Must Meet Seven Key Challenges To Deliver IoT Services, Security, FMC, Cloud, Network Slices, 5G and Bursty Video Report, Word - Nov 03, 2016  -

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