[What’s Next in Communications Technology?] ③ Embracing the Next Generation of Communication: the Convergence of Technologies

    Putting a Spotlight on AI and Software The age of 5G is different from previous generations; businesses across various industries, not just the telecommunication field, are working hard to converge with the next-generation mobile communication industry. Users are increasingly looking ahead to a daily life characterized by large capacity, low latency and hyper-connected communication.   In the age of 5G, in which a wide range of cutting-edge technologies co-exist, Vice President Intaik Park chose ‘softwarization’ as the technology that we should first turn our attention to. “A hardware-based…

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[What’s Next in Communications Technology?] ② Becoming the Global Leader in Next-Generation Telecommunications Technologies

    A New Mobile Communication Generation (‘G’) Every Ten Years In order to distinguish between elements that differ distinctly from their previous iterations, we use the letter ‘G’, the first letter of the word ‘generation’. For example, we use ‘G’ to distinguish between the different generations of mobile communication technologies.   What is it exactly that distinguishes each successive generation of the communication technologies that permeate various industries to enrich users’ daily lives? Dr. Lee, who has been leading Samsung’s research into the key technologies of 3G, 4G and…

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Samsung’s 6G White Paper Lays Out the Company’s Vision for the Next Generation of Communications Technology

On July 14, Samsung released a white paper entitled “The Next Hyper-Connected Experience for All.” outlining the company’s vision for the next generation communication system, namely 6G. The white paper covers various aspects related to 6G, including technical and societal megatrends, new services, requirements, candidate technologies and an expected timeline of standardization.   Samsung’s vision for 6G is to bring the next hyper-connected experience to every corner of life. To accelerate research for 6G, Samsung Research, the advanced R&D hub within Samsung Electronics’ SET Business, founded its Advanced Communications Research…

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