IT - Wireless

It's not Wi-Fi 6 vs. 5G -- it's Wi-Fi 6 and 5G
SeachNetworking, November 1st, 2019
Wi-Fi 6 and 5G have similarities and differences. Enterprises want to know how the two can work together. Vendors, for their part, will need an integration strategy

"As new wireless and cellular standards emerge in Wi-Fi 6 and 5G, enterprises don't want one or the other. They want both, according to IDC analysts. Now, enterprises and vendors alike are trying to figure out how the two technologies can work together.

Specifically, IDC said, enterprises are asking how they can co-manage, provision, track or oversee multiple access services in Wi-Fi and cellular. As a result, networking vendors that sell both Wi-Fi 6 and 5G services need to tell customers how they plan to integrate both technologies..."

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