WiFi, fixed access, and satellites are promising technologies that operators should consider as viable alternatives to fiber or microwave for 5G backhaul.
Glen Hunt is a principal analyst in global telecom technology and software at Global Data. He covers telecommunications infrastructure and software- defined networking. Glen analyzes technology, product, and partnership initiatives of vendors who supply infrastructure solutions to fixed and mobile network operators. He is specifically focusing on vendors that
supply mobile core and transport, NFV infrastructures (NFVI), and management systems as well as routing and switching solutions.