• Length:
    6 Weeks
  • Effort:
    1–2 hours per week
  • Price:

    FREE
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  • Level:
    Introductory
  • Language:
    English
  • Video Transcript:
    English

Prerequisites

Basic understanding of 5G, IoT, AI concepts and terminology

About this course

Managers and their technical partners will be the ones to build the next great innovations based on the capabilities of 5G - but in order to do so, they require a fundamental understanding of the market pressures and a basic understanding of the technologies driving this shift - technologies like Edge computing, IoT and AI. Businesses will gain new ways to enhance customer experience, deliver hyper-personalization, and improve operational efficiency, among the many ways that we’re only now beginning to imagine. Students of this course will walk away with the knowledge needed to put 5G to work in their businesses, empowering them to lead their teams into the future. With these tools, they will be recognized within their organizations as experts on the modernization of business networks.

What you'll learn

  • Discern between the hype and real opportunities of 5G technologies
  • Understand where we are in the 5G rollout and what to expect next
  • Gain an understanding of how 5G will impact your business
  • Understand the technologies driving network modernization
  • Learn what use cases apply to your business for optimizing customer experience and hyper-personalization and for improving operational efficiency and scalability
  • Begin to take the first steps towards building and executing a transition strategy that prepares your business for the 5G future
Welcome!
Chapter 1. Welcome to the 5G World
Chapter 2. 5G Takes You to the Edge
Chapter 3. 5G, Edge, IoT, and AI Give Birth to Digital Transformation
Chapter 4. Preparing Your Network for the 5G World
Chapter 5. Moving Beyond Imagination
Final Exam (Verified Certificate track only)

Meet your instructors

Jennifer Cloer
Co-Founder and CEO
reTHINKit Media
Gary Schillinger
Chief Creative Officer
reTHINKit Media

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