5G Gets Space in Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2017

Source: Gartner

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5G has been included in the Gartner’s Hype Cycle this year. Gartner added eight new technologies to the Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2017 – including 5G, Artificial General Intelligence, Deep Learning, Edge Computing, Serverless PaaS.

5G network technology will bring significant gains for security, scalability, and speed to mobile networks. Gartner predicts that by 2020, 3% of network-based mobile communications service providers (CSPs) will launch 5G networks commercially. The Hype Cycle report mentions that from 2018 through 2022 organizations will most often utilize 5G to support IoT communications, high definition video and fixed wireless access.