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「5G革命」の先端を走るフィンランドの小都市、オウルの実力

By Jason Bloomberg

次世代のモバイル通信規格、5Gは通信分野に巨大な変化を引き起こそうとしている。その「5G革命」の中心となりつつあるのがフィンランドの人口約20万人の都市、オウルだ。

オウルが5G革命の先端を突っ走っているのには理由がある。この町にはシリコンバレー並みの優秀な人材と資金、そして企業のエコシステムがそろっている。オウルのイノベーションを牽引するのはノキアだ。ノキアの本社はヘルシンキ郊外のエスポーにあるが、無線工学に強いオウル大学があるこの都市に、R&D拠点を置いている。

ノキアは2014年にハンドセット事業をマイクロソフトに売却したが、マイクロソフトはスマホの製造に本腰を入れなかった。マイクロソフトは2016年にオウルにあったハンドセット事業を解体し、数千人の無線エンジニアや専門家が解雇された。

その後、フィンランド政府は大量解雇の影響を最小限にとどめるべく、資金を投入し、スタートアップ促進政策をとった。「政府はこの国がイノベーションのパイオニアとなり、先頭を走ってほしいと願っている」とフィンランドの運輸・通信大臣のアンネ・ベルネルは言う。

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Jason Bloomberg is the leading expert on architecting agility for the enterprise. As president of Intellyx, Mr. Bloomberg brings his years of thought leadership in the areas of Cloud Computing, Enterprise Architecture, and Service-Oriented Architecture to a global clientele of business executives, architects, software vendors, and Cloud service providers looking to achieve technology-enabled business agility across their organizations and for their customers. His latest book, The Agile Architecture Revolution (John Wiley & Sons, 2013), sets the stage for Mr. Bloomberg’s groundbreaking Agile Architecture vision.

Mr. Bloomberg is perhaps best known for his twelve years at ZapThink, where he created and delivered the Licensed ZapThink Architect (LZA) SOA course and associated credential, certifying over 1,700 professionals worldwide. He is one of the original Managing Partners of ZapThink LLC, the leading SOA advisory and analysis firm, which was acquired by Dovel Technologies in 2011. He now runs the successor to the LZA program, the Bloomberg Agile Architecture Course, around the world.

Mr. Bloomberg is a frequent conference speaker and prolific writer. He has published over 500 articles, spoken at over 300 conferences, Webinars, and other events, and has been quoted in the press over 1,400 times as the leading expert on agile approaches to architecture in the enterprise.

Mr. Bloomberg’s previous book, Service Orient or Be Doomed! How Service Orientation Will Change Your Business (John Wiley & Sons, 2006, coauthored with Ron Schmelzer), is recognized as the leading business book on Service Orientation. He also co-authored the books XML and Web Services Unleashed (SAMS Publishing, 2002), and Web Page Scripting Techniques (Hayden Books, 1996).

Prior to ZapThink, Mr. Bloomberg built a diverse background in eBusiness technology management and industry analysis, including serving as a senior analyst in IDC’s eBusiness Advisory group, as well as holding eBusiness management positions at USWeb/CKS (later marchFIRST) and WaveBend Solutions (now Hitachi Consulting).