Ericsson-LG held Networked Society Day 2017 on the
theme of ’Welcome to the Digital
A total of eight sessions were held, focusing on the
evolutionary network and cloud-related fields of the 5G era.
Leading the 5G era through mobility and change based
on various partnerships and collabortion
Ericsson-LG held Networked
Society Day 2017 on the theme "Welcome to the Digital Frontier" at
The Plaza Hotel on May 31st. This year marks the fifth anniversary of the
event, sharing diverse insights on a sustainable future and a variety of ways
to realize the Network Society and presenting alternatives.
This year, 8 sessions were held
with network and cloud-related fields evolving to meet the upcoming 5G era. In
particular, the Early Bird session, which was held before the official opening,
attracted a great deal of attention due to the announcement of the industrial
inducement effect of 5G based on the recently released 'Ericsson 5G Business
Through the event that was
divided into two parts, alternatives to the 5G base station installation space
were presented, the latest trends in cloud-based core network technology that
can provide 5G services anytime and anywhere, and the cases of the use of
evolved networks were introduced. The sessions also included the new business
opportunities that can be created through advanced Big Data technology, a
billing architecture that can improve the customer experience of digital services,
and a futuristic hybrid cloud. In the final session, the infrastructure
virtualization products and solutions for building next-generation data centers
were introduced together with Intel Korea.
This year as well, many representatives
of major telecom industry and various ICT ecosystem partners attended with
great interest, sharing insights on the latest trends and technologies, and
discussing future business opportunities and cooperation.
Patrick Johansson, CEO of Ericsson-LG, said’ 5G will
be the key platform to accelerate realization of Networked Society, and Korea
is leading the way in the world. We will also continue to lead the 5G era based
on our various partnerships and collaboration.