While we believe all industries can benefit from Verizon 5G Edge, there are a number of industry use cases represented below.
Verizon 5G Edge will lead to new ways for enterprises to drive efficiency and enhance customers’ experience with solutions such as mixed-reality shopping, intelligent manufacturing, low-latency cloud gaming, and real-time enterprise, which are all dependent on computing functions at the edge. Some of the possibilities include:
- Distribution and supply chain: Global distribution and supply chain leaders like Amazon can benefit from real-time supply chain solutions that combine our MEC platform with end-to-end visibility and control from production to consumption
- Retail: Retailers can use 5G Edge to implement granular product tracking, create immersive experiences, automate points of service (POS) and gather insights on in-the-moment customer behavior
- Gaming: Online gaming companies can use super-low latency for great, immersive experiences and economies of scale
- Public safety: Verizon 5G Edge will empower first responders with essentially near real-time analytics to aid in serving and protecting their communities