5G, the new revolution

Beyond mobile data

5G technology is a paradigm shift equivalent to the transition from analogue to mobile phones

5G Barcelona


5G technology is mainly related to 8 major sectors:

  • Industry
  • Security and defense
  • Automotive
  • Transportation
  • Health
  • Media and entertainment
  • Energy and Utilities
  • Fintech
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Social and economic impact

5G will foster innovation and improve productivity and economic growth

The European Community estimates that the introduction of 5G could have an impact of more than 113,000 million €. Especially in:


42.200M €


5.530M €


8.300M €


6.470M €

Josep Martrat

Telecom & Media R&D Manager at ATOS

“5G will not be just a new protocol on bandwidth; it will also bring unique service capabilities to all economic sectors”

La Validation

The 5G opportunity asks for large-scale technological validation

For the validation and adoption of new technologies, large-scale testing is necessary in real environments. The 5G Barcelona digital open hub will allow for:


  • Momentum around the 5G industry to facilitate rapid implementation
  • Enhancing the offer of innovative 5G applications and services
  • Improvements that impact society and offer new opportunities for companies