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Beyond Hyper-Connectivity


Dr. Dong-Seung Kwon, ETRI spoke at the 1st 6G Wireless Summit in Oulu back in March. His talk was focussed on beyond hyper-connectivity.

According to PCMag:

In general, hyperconnected refers to the high-tech communications of the 21st century delivered primarily by the Internet, all of which is 24/7 and never ceases. It encompasses radio, TV, phone and video calls, texting, email, blogs, forums, chat rooms, instant messaging and social media, as well as access to corporate data. The smartphone has been a major catalyst, connecting more people to more things than any other electronic device.

The following is the summary of Dr. Dong-Seung talk:

We are now moving toward hyper-connected world by 5G mobile technology, which is to extend the market to vertical market and the true personalized service keeping privacy. While recently we have experienced the various intelligent services based on massive big data coming from the current 4G technology, I would like to mention the several technical future ways to enable intelligent digital transformation, such as unlimited connectivity, trustworthy networking, network intelligence.


The slides are available here. The following is interesting regarding 6G research and directions from IEEE magazine


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