TELECOMS INSIGHTS | 24 JUNE 2019 The big disruptions of Digitisation in cross industries Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Insights and Events > The big disruptions of digitisation in cross industries Premeshin Naidoo Regional Head Sector: Global Clients SHARE A look at how 5G is impacting different industries today. In this instalment of the 2019 Absa Insights Series Premeshin Naidoo, Regional Head Sector: Global Clients, Absa CIB leads a panel discussion with Bora Varliyagci, Chief Executive of Digitalthings and Juanita Clark, Chief Executive, FTTX Council Africa. Video highlights: 5G takes us into a realm of gigabit per second speeds, greater efficiency in terms of bandwidth and therefore capacity, enables far lower latency than what we have seen. 5G lends itself to autonomous technologies because of a much higher level of reliability. This will also enable an ever-increasing number of digital banks without physical infrastructures. Premeshin NaidooRegional Head Sector: Global Clients https://cib.absa.africa/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/file_example_MP3_700KB.mp3 Related Articles TELECOMS INSIGHTS How telecommunication companies are using technology in agriculture and healthcare in Africa Connected phones can save lives and secure food. Prasanna Nana provides her thoughts on how telecommunication companies are aiding the Agriculture and Healthcare sector in Africa. TELECOMS INSIGHTS Rural connectivity requires innovative solutions Feasible rural connectivity in South Africa is critical, but it remains an unattractive prospect for investors. Is there a solution? TELECOMS INSIGHTS How mobile network operators are evolving and investing to service everyone Absa's Premeshin Naidoo unpacks the unique value propositions of African telcos. TELECOMS INSIGHTS Digitisation represents a brave new world with infinite promise Absa's Premeshin Naidoo reviews the telecommunications sector.