“5G Challenges and promises” newsletter – January 2021

5G is heralding many new applications that could make it a key infrastructure for the world of tomorrow. Discover with us the promises and challenges of 5G.

A SIDE

— Analysis
It is a 5G world

Everyone has heard about 5G – for better or worse. But what can we really expect from the fifth generation of mobile technologies? And how is the 5G rollout plan going?

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— Projection
5G: a key enabler for the 4.0 industry

The fourth industrial revolution could be making a fresh start thanks to 5G. Computerised, connected and digitised, the factory of the future links the entire production line for greater operational and decision-making efficiency.

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— Opinion
How can 5G’s environmental promises be achieved?

The deployment of 5G raises important environmental questions. Between direct costs and the promise of saving energy thanks to its uses, operators and infrastructure developers are looking for the right balance.

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— Radar
Our selection of innovative businesses #25

Softbank comes to the rescue of US start-up KaterraForesight raises $20.5 million and brings Insurtech and Construction Tech together. Branch Technology raises $11 million to build the largest fleet of 3D printers for the building industry.

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B SIDE

— Trends
Taking the heat off 5G?

The debate surrounding the 5G rollout highlights the importance of telecommunications infrastructure in the modern world. To overcome sterile cleavages, check out our selection of links!

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— Radar
Our selection of innovative businesses #26

The Real Deal looks back at the fundraising efforts that marked the US proptech sector in 2020. Discover the winners of the Start-Up Construction Tech Challenge. In Germany, COBOD prints in 3D a 3-story building.

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