As per Verizon’s announcement, in 2018, it is going to launch 5G (fifth generation) wireless broadband residential services in 3 to 5 U.S. markets. Instead of using copper cables or fiber for network, Verizon’s 5G wireless broadband will utilize the radio signals that will provide its users with an unprecedented internet speed.
All through the year 2017, Verizon has been effectively running 5G residential app trials in almost 11 U.S. markets.
For entrepreneurs and businesses, the vision of having an ultra-fast wireless service is welcoming. Because of the superfast internet speed, the small businesses depending on the internet would be able boost their productivity.
Along with the access to faster internet, internet of things (IoT) and mobile, entrepreneurs and businesses will also get benefits of having required bandwidth and lower latency for virtual reality and 3D applications.
Hans Vestberg, Verizon President of Global Networks and Chief Technology Officer, in blog talking about the launch of 5G broadband referred it as:
“a landmark announcement for customers and investors who have been waiting for the 5G future to become a reality.”
As per Verizon’s prediction, around 30 million home users throughout the nation will get the chance to take advantage from the initial fifth generation residential wireless broadband service.
Moving to a faster 5G network will possibly positively impact the entrepreneurs and businesses working from their home and their businesses depend on the residential broadband, as they’ll will be able to work more efficiently and quickly.
Verizon is preparing to launch the first commercial 5G service in the second half of the year 2018 in California and Sacramento. Verizon is heading to launch the commercial launch because the company has trust in radio signal technology which is driven by millimeter-wave spectrum.
Moreover, because of the faster network, it will be quite beneficial for the freelancers, employees, entrepreneurs who work from home as the residential broadband network will provide the access to digital files and information faster than ever, that will result in improved productivity and least time wasted.