Telecoms.com periodically invites expert third parties to discuss the latest challenges facing the industry. In this post Robert Winters, Global Marketing Director at Cobham Wireless, examines the growing threat of cyber-attacks in an IoT ecosystem, and how operators can plan for the future.
Also responding to this morning’s news, Dr Li-Ke Huang, ?Research & Technology Director at Cobham Wireless, added: “For the UK’s digital economy to benefit from the technology, it will require innovations and breakthroughs – not only in the traditional wireless technology domain, but also in the overall system design methods and principles used.
Cobham research and technology director Li-Ke Huang said: “5G promises consumers and businesses higher data rates and multilayer functionality that could power future IoT systems, new mobile services and machine-to-machine technology like smart cars.
Overloading of traffic has brought Liberia’s internet to a halt and Ultan Kelly, senior product line director at Cobham Wireless has responded to the massive cyber-attacks in Liberia, reported here in the Guardian