Laplink Connections: Interview with Frank Fitzek of 5G Lab Germany
For the latest edition of Laplink Connections, Thomas talked with Frank Fitzek, professor and head of the Deutsche Telekom Chair of Communication Networks at TU Dresden, about his work with the 5G Lab Germany at TU Dresden. The 5G Lab Germany is an interdisciplinary team with more than 600 researchers from 20 different research areas of TUD and aims to deliver key technologies for enabling 5G. As a leading expert on 5G, Professor Fitzek shared some very interesting insights about the future of 5G.
During Thomas’ discussion with Professor Fitzek, the conversation explored the 5G roll out and the digital advancement of society as it relates to mobility, healthcare, energy networks, agriculture, the oil industry and even remote learning. Real-time communications and real-time data transfer using 5G is important for getting the right data to the right place at the right time for smart decision making and smooth operations.