CES 2019: Las Vegas and Los Angeles see 5G as a game changer for smart cities

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The impact of 5G on smart cities technology will change the game, those in charge of the deployments across Los Angeles and Las Vegas said at CES 2019.

Speaking at a roundtable, AT&T VP of IoT and GM of Smart Cities Mike Zeto said smart cities deployments are already moving from the original focus on getting infrastructure deployed to now concentrating on more citizen-focused applications.

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“We really believe that 5G is fundamental for smart cities in the use cases that drive the value of the citizens, whether it be bridging the digital divide, providing infrastructure for businesses to expand, autonomous vehicles, public safety use cases, emergency preparedness,” Zeto said.

“5G is really going to make


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