Lee Ettleman: Putting 5G Into Practice for the Industrial IoT

“Why is the industrial IoT such a good fit for 5G? Here are some of the characteristics that make the two a match.
When considering which market sector would be first to generate significant 5G revenues, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) comes a close second, only behind consumer devices. Why then is the IoT seen as such a good fit for 5G, particularly for industrial applications? Which applications are likely to be the most important? And what challenges need to be overcome?”