With society continuing to rapidly rely more and more on the Internet of Things, telecom companies have needed to find ways to stay competitive. Back in December 2020, the FCC ran a C-band spectrum auction for some of the largest operators in telecom in the U.S., giving them the ability for faster speeds to power their networks. But what does that mean from a global investment standpoint? And how will the winner of this auction be able to pay out such a large sum for that competitive edge? Senior Credit Research Analyst, Darren Carter, joins Anu Rajakumar on Disruptive Forces to discuss the various implications this auction could bring to the market as well as the world of 5G technologies today.