Video as the driver for monetizing 5G networks – and why 5G requires a new breed of CDN

Thursday 22 October 2020
10:25 – 10:40

A look at how telcos can monetize their 5G investments near-term with a focus on enhanced mobile video streaming, and the implications for CDN technology. You will hear the arguments for why 5G requires a CDN transformation strategy including a move to virtualized and more local edges to cope with capacity and latency requirements. What does a 5G-ready CDN look like, and should telcos invest in their own CDN– providing content delivery services to content owners who need to reach 5G mobile consumers?

Moderator: John Moulding, Editor-in-Chief, Videonet