The path to full 5G adoption is complicated and still evolving. The deployment cycle and potential timeline for 5G maturity is a story in the making, with both new opportunities and challenges ahead for manufacturers, operators, providers and innovators.
The printing press. The internet. Electricity. The steam engine. The telegraph. Each of these discoveries or inventions is part of an elite class of socio-economic mainsprings known as General Purpose Technologies (GPTs).