Dr. Dongmyun Lee, Executive Vice President shared his stance on development of 5G communication technology . First he revealed his ambitious goal of bringing the world’s first prototype of 5G, which won’t be commercialized until 2020, at the earliest. Media and Internet of Things (IoT) 5G technol...
As a sequel to the previous post (KT's demonstration of LTE-H and LTE-U), this post will introduce another pre-5G/5G technology, LTE-TDD, showcased by KT at MWC 2015, covering three relevant demonstrations: 9-carrier CA, LTE-UL/DL CA, and triple mode cell.
Author: By Dr. Michelle M. Do and Dr. Harrison J. Son
Dr. Heung-Ryeol You, General Manager at KT, is in charge of spectrum strategies, and is sharing here what he learned at the 21st ITU-R WP 5D meeting closed early February. One of the main topics at the meeting was the 8 key parameters for 5G.
LG U+ is exerting itself to develop new services rather than to compete in 5G technologies. Especially, a newly introduced concept of personalized emotional care service shows the company's endeavor to provide customer-friendly services.
SK Telecom, the No. 1 mobile operator in Korea, also presented ICTnomics (ICT + Economics) designed to integrate ICT into a wide range of industries as the core concept of its 30-year growth plan. The company announced its plan to i) commercialize 5G network in 2020, and ii) develop services in w...
In Q4 2014, there were many events in Korea that gave us chances to see how the big 3 see the new 5G era, and how they are getting ready for it. We will discuss their strategies and technologies for 5G based on the presentations and demonstrations they have given so far in relation to it.