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5G paves the way for a cloud of connected vehicles

February 04, 2020 / PABLO VALERIO

Once we have the new generation of connectivity in place and all cars come equipped with V2X technologies, something that should happen by 2025, things such as traffic lights and posted speed limits could become obsolete. The 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) group has already released the first two 5G radio specifications, the official standards for 5G networks: release 14 — which include an anchor for LTE—and release 15, a standalone approach. Release 14 already established the first standards for Cellular V2X, labeled ‘LTE support for V2X’. The commercial roll-out has already started in some markets, especially in Asia.