Be prepared for the next generation 5G networks which is 100 times faster.
President Barrack Obama backs $400m plan to begin testing service that will offer everything from VR to smart sensors
Few Companies including Verizon Communications Inc and AT&T Inc were already moving closer to adopting 5G, the fifth generation of wireless technology.
New 5G networks are expected to provide speeds at least 10 times and maybe 100 times faster than today's 4G networks, the FCC said.
There is a worldwide race to adopt 5G. HOW FAST IS 5G
According to the Obama, possible advances in the next decade would bring:
A Mobile phones and tablets that can download full length HD movies in less than 5 seconds, 100 times faster than 4G (6 minutes) and 25,000 times faster than 3G (26 hours).
First responders and emergency room doctors who get live, real-time video and sensor data from police vehicles, ambulances, and drones, along with patient vitals and medical records—all before the patient arrives at the hospital door.
Semi- or fully-autonomous vehicles that can communicate with the outside world and with each other to improve travel efficiency and safety.
Factories equipped with always-connected smart manufacturing equipment that self-diagnose and repair themselves before they break.
Gigabit-speed wireless broadband available in businesses, public transportation stations, stadiums, campuses, schools,
malls, parks, and other public spaces.
Virtual reality training environments and simulators that allow entry-level workers to develop and demonstrate skills in high-demand fields like solar energy installation—anytime, from anywhere.