Industry Voices—Madden: Traffic density models can predict 5G
Over the past eight years, Mobile Experts has published some highly accurate forecasts for small cell deployment. The number of small cells shipped in 2016 was within 4% of our forecasted number. How did we do it? We tracked the mobile traffic levels in more than 20 LTE networks worldwide, and we predicted the use of small cells based on the density of the mobile traffic levels.