Published on October 1st, 2020 | by Alex Novus
The essential role of technology standards
Ed Tiedemann, Senior Vice President, Qualcomm Technologies, dives into the value of global technology standards and the critical role it plays in the world of technology and his article is a great insightful for the wireless communications industry, technology standards are the foundation of a transparent competitive ecosystem open for everyone and provide a continuous technology evolution roadmap. Standardisation is a key step in bringing new interoperable technologies to the mass commercial market, creating significant value across the entire technology ecosystem.
For Qualcomm, there are three distinct advantages for striving to be the leader in technology standards, including:
- Able to deliver better products while reducing time to-market
- Opportunity to create and license valuable intellectual property
- Drives technology forward with new functionalities and efficiencies, fostering healthy growth for the overall market that benefits the broader ecosystem