New research from iGR highlights the integral role that small cells will play in 5G, and forecasts carrier capital spending and operational spending on small cells. The report includes detailed profiles of outdoor small cell solutions and vendors.
5G small cell growth is projected to significantly outpace LTE small cell growth in the years ahead. But LTE has a big head start, and iGR predicts that it will take some time for the number of 5G nodes to catch up. And 5G will not put a stop to LTE small cell deployments — healthy growth is projected through 2022. Access the full report here.