(Re)Connecting with Consumers

Maintain relevance and build value with consumers by delivering compelling content, commerce and communications services. This stream explores how telcos can compete and co-operate with key internet players in entertainment, connected cars, fintech, the smart home and other growth markets

Consumer Wi-Fi: Faster, smarter and near-impossible to replace

While 5G continues to occupy 90% of the industry’s focus, Wi-Fi is quietly entrenching its role for consumers, especially in the home. It is central to media consumption and domestic IoT. In its 20th anniversary year, how will the new WiFi6 – along with whole-home meshes – make it even harder to displace? And how should telcos and others play?