If the hype is to be believed, 5G services will be globally and commercially available by 2020. However, before our industry can deliver the utopian notion of a mobile, connected society there are serious questions to be answered and challenges to overcome.

Here at TelecomTV we need your help to begin to try and answer some of these questions so please give us five minutes of your time to take our 5G evolution survey and in return we will send you a copy of the white paper for FREE that we hope will give some indication of the journey ahead for our industry.

* 1. Your details please

* 2. What type of organization do you represent?

* 3. What stage are you at with regards to 5G-related infrastructure and technology?

* 4. What part of your organization is focused on 5G?

* 5. How important will NFV be to 5G networks?

* 6. How important will SDN be?

* 7. What is the role of Open Source in the transformation of infrastructure to support 5G?

* 8. What top 5 5G services are you focused on delivering first?

* 9. Are your initial 5G offerings consumer or enterprise focused?

* 10. Do you expect 5G to increase your enterprise revenues?

* 11. Do early network trials of 5G-ready equipment help with the standards process or do they risk compromising it?

* 12. Which industry segment do you think has the most potential for CSPs to target with the capabilities that 5G offers?

* 13. What are the most common use cases in each of these verticals

* 14. What do CSPs think the different industry verticals are expecting from 5G

  Improve efficiency Create new compelling service offerings
Automotive
Utilities
Public Safety
Manufacturing
Healthcare
Financial Services
Media/Gaming

* 15. How important will IoT be to the success of 5G?

* 16. How important will 5G be to the success of IoT?

* 17. What impact will 5G have on enterprise networks and related technologies?

* 18. How likely is it that we will see greater convergence between cellular and enterprise networks, when 5G arrives?

* 19. Does 5G pose a risk to vendors of enterprise networks?

* 20. Which of the following types of organization do you think would be a better partner for you in the 5G transformation?

* 21. Which of the following are the major obstacles you face to make the change to 5G?

* 22. Which of the following are the key requirements that you need from your communications network provider in the 5G world?

* 23. When do you think 5G will really have a business impact on each of these sectors?

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Automotive
Utilities
Public Safety
Manufacturing
Healthcare
Financial Services
Media/Gaming

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