Following the growth of internet use, data traffic has been increasing at high rates over the last few years due to the rollout of high-definition video streaming services, such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and many others. Moreover, these video streaming services saw massive growth in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic causing a large increase in the internet use from home resulting from a social shift to teleworking, remote teaching, and other new network applications. This, in turn, has driven rapid demand for faster and larger-capacity residential communications.
This white paper introduces the current market trend for rolling out the fixed 5G wireless communications services. It is expected to realize the same level of high-speed services as optical fiber, as COVID-19 pandemic caused an increasing demand for faster and larger-capacity residential communications.