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SEP 15, 2020 | US

Explain to Shane Podcast: America's 5G Future: Risks and Rewards

Explain To Shane Podcast, September 15, 2020

By Shane Tews

If the US rollout of 5G wireless is to reach its full potential, network security needs to be a priority. But what are the security risks of 5G, and how can the US win the global 5G race?

On this episode, Shane Tews, Visiting Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, sits down with Tommy Ross, Senior Policy Director at BSA | The Software Alliance and author of BSA’s recent position paper titled “Securing 5G: A Call to Harness Software Innovation,” which discusses the transition from hardware-dominated networking to a software-centric model for 5G. Together, Shane and Tommy address the availability and importance of 5G network security tools.

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Original Posting: https://www.aei.org/multimedia/americas-5g-future-risks-and-rewards-with-tommy-ross/



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