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100 live 5G networks are the cornerstone of enterprise digital transformation

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Ericsson empowers communication service providers to monetize and capture new business value from 5G-led enterprise digital transformation. In this post, we’ll look at some of the opportunities and the role of more than 100 Ericsson-enabled 5G networks.

Global Marketing Director

100 live 5G networks are the cornerstone of enterprise digital transformation

Global Marketing Director

Global Marketing Director

This new era of digital transformation is exponential in terms of its speed and scale of impact. 5G is ushering in exciting new digital transformation value pools and cost savings for enterprises, through the combination of technologies like 5G, cloud, edge computing, AI and IoT.

What’s more, 5G is unlocking new capabilities, from remote and real-time control to highly-secure automation for businesses, people, and broader societies.

At Ericsson we enable enterprises and governments to unlock the limitless possibility of digital transformation through 5G. Specifically, they can:

  • Create Agility - to efficiently adapt and respond to change whenever and wherever they need to.
  • Advance operations -to gain total visibility and control and take automation to new frontiers
  • Unlock intelligence -to drive decision-making and innovation and deliver superior experiences 

Some inspiring 5G enterprise cases

Transforming port operations: Utilizing 5G connectivity, the Italian port of Livorno tested optimized vessel berthing using enhanced AR. The project resulted in significant cost reduction of EUR 2.5 million and an important reduction in CO2 of 8.2% per container terminal. Read more

Enhancing collaboration in a smart office environment: United States-based furniture company Steelcase connected everything in its test office via a private 5G network. Through this proof-of-concept, Steelcase can enhance the ways people interact and collaborate in the workplace. It opens the possibility for Steelcase to transform its business to sell office space as a service. Read more

Enabling real-time decision making in the energy sector: Combined with innovative sensors, data analysis techniques and 5G-based ICT, the Service Oriented Grid for the Network of the Future (SOGNO) initiative provides support to DSOs with real-time control and decision-making in planning. Read more

The UK’s first remote diagnosis: Through a live 5G network, healthcare workers have performed the UK’s first remote diagnostic procedure over 5G. The demonstration showcases how 5G technology can enable clinicians and paramedics to collaborate haptically, even when they are miles apart. Read more

Ericsson helps unleash new 5G-led enterprise growth opportunities

The moment has arrived to capture new growth opportunities from enterprise and government digital transformation in a flexible and secure way. As we can see from this selection of use cases, the value we bring is evident in numerous diverse ways, so why not partner with Ericsson to make the most of this opportunity

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