Making 5G a Reality: CES’17

image001Ericsson will demonstrate how the 5G technology is expected to change the way we live and work at CES this year. The company will be showcasing at Booth #10939 in Tech East at the world’s largest consumer electronics fair,  CES in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Connecting the dots between the latest technology innovations and their dependence on infrastructure, the company will show attendees how networks, media and IT work in concert to improve our daily lives and work. Ericsson will utilize this platform to allow its partners and other attendees to experience how the 5G ecosystem will enable innovation for new use cases, and business models.

Ulf Ewaldsson, Ericsson’s Chief Strategy and Technology Officer says: “Innovation is measured by how many people can share, use and experience it. CES is always a fantastic stage for innovation, so we are excited to be sharing the latest connectivity technology, 5G, with partners and our mutual customers.”

Ericsson will provide more than 30 demonstrations of new and emerging technologies and the improved experience people have when trying things out over the latest networks and platforms, like

  1. Interactive sports experiences using high-quality in-car video
  2. Virtual reality (VR)
  3. Augmented reality (AR)
  4. Examples of smart cities and smart vehicles
  5. Automated manufacturing
  6. Transformational TV experiences, among others

Experts on site will show how key aspects of our lives, such as location, environment, security, employment and personalization can fundamentally change when supported by robust networks, innovative IT and media assets. Ericsson will demonstrate the latest 5G capabilities that operators will soon introduce, including higher bandwidth, lower latency, greater density, lower energy requirements, greatly increased security, network slicing and cellular for Massive IoT (Internet of Things) technologies.

A live-stream will be available from the “Ericsson Skybox” for latest conversations at the show.