Best Practice Report

Get Connected With Private 5G In Rural America

5G Coverage Alternatives Are Bridging The Rural America Digital Divide

December 27th, 2022
With contributors:
Charles Betz , Lauren Nelson , Andre Kindness , Jack MacPhee , Diane Lynch


The digital divide is a reality in rural America and will remain a challenge for the next five to 10 years. Across various industry verticals, enterprises seeking to serve the needs of rural Americans face limitations imposed by this digital divide. These enterprises must focus their attention on 5G connectivity maps, outlining use cases and technologies, including AI/ML, edge, IoT, augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR), and vehicle-to-everything (V2X), to clearly define connectivity requirements. Technology and business leaders should read this report to understand private 5G networks as a near-term connectivity option for enterprises in rural America.

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