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Expected hyperconnectivity as mobile networks expand coverage and increase speed, Wi-Fi becomes widespread, and telecom competition intensifies

Expected hyperconnectivity as mobile networks expand coverage and increase speed, Wi-Fi becomes widespread, and telecom competition intensifies

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Definition Definition
  • Convergence of Internet, cable television, landline and mobile telephony, providing near-ubiquitous ultra-high bandwidth connectivity
Outlook Outlook
  • Continued rollout of ultra-fast, next-generation bandwidth connectivity reaching gigabit speed
  • Expanded WiFi connectivity in public areas, often with government support
  • Increased demand for bandwidth driven by proliferating devices and multimedia content like video and virtual reality
  • Widespread Internet penetration in emerging markets
Implications Implications
  • Enabling incredible variety of cloud-based applications covering every aspect of economy and society
  • Core foundational component of Accelerating Business Environment
Innovators

Innovators

    Google Inc., AT&T Inc., Verizon Wireless, Facebook Inc., pureLIFI, Artemis Networks
How will hyper-connectivity impact every aspect of your business and life?
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