Lowering Barriers to 5G Deployment: Broadband Stakeholder Group

Lowering Barriers to 5G Deployment

Broadband Stakeholder Group

Published, 20 July 2018

This report argues that reducing barriers to network deployment is necessary for the UK to become a leader in 5G. The authors identify thirteen barriers ranging from legislative to communication and provide 21 recommendations that are relevant to industry, central government and local authorities.


Personal data in transport : Open Data Institute

Personal data in transport: exploring a framework for the future

Open Data Institute

Published, 13 June 2018

This report highlights the benefits of using and sharing journey data for transport systems, as well as individuals and organisations.

Benefits identified in the report include increasing accessibility for people, improving operational efficiency for organisations and addressing systemic issues within the transport sector. In order to achieve these potential benefits, the data should be used ethically and in such a way that would support transport systems.

The impacts of broadband and 5G : The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport

The impacts of mobile broadband and 5

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport

Published, 6 June 2018

This review outlines results from three research areas on the 5G Testbeds and Trials Programme: the impact of mobile broadband on consumer value, productivity and efficiency, the possible macroeconomic impacts of 5G, and the economic impact from selected case studies of areas likely to be affected by 5G.