5G Infrastructure And The Need For End-to-End Programmability

By Mike Fitton, Senior Director of Strategic Planning and Business Development, Achronix (www.achronix.com) We are currently in a transformational time for cellular connectivity, and the future of ubiquitous wireless is emerging. Worldwide successes in 2G, 3G and 4G have driven cell phone use to an incredible 7.5 billion mobile devices [1] . Astoundingly, this makes mobile devices more numerous as the world’s population. Perhaps more impactful is the effect that cellular connectivity is having on those who were previously digitally disenfranchised; for example, in 2016 sub-Saharan Africa had approximately one landline per 100 people, but 74 mobile connections. As we Read More