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This Week: Bridging the Digital Divide with Peter Linder of Ericsson
Episode 591st November 2021 • The Week with Roger • Roger Entner
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Analysts Don Kellogg and Roger Entner welcome Peter Linder from Ericsson to discuss the Digital Divide. Peter is the Head of 5G Marketing for North America at Ericsson.

0:26: The results of Ericsson’s study on the Digital Divide in the U.S.

2:03: How the Digital Divide most impacts rural America.

4:06: How the pandemic has changed the demand for internet services.

5:10: How far fiber could take us to solve the demand.

8:03: Different technologies that can be used in very rural communities.

9:42: The results of looking at the fixed versus mobile divide.

11:09: What about the segment of people who don’t want an internet connection?

14:13: What are the urban, suburban, and rural differences?

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Tags: telecom, telecommunications, business, wireless, cellular phone, cellular service, Don Kellogg, Roger Entner, media, Recon Analytics, Peter Linder, Ericsson, digital divide, fiber, satellite, fixed wireless access, rural, remote healthcare, education, small business