5G technology is maturing – and evolving. With more spectrum and attractive features, a wide range of new applications is emerging, creating an ecosystem for existing and new players. Those applications will materialize only if mobile innovation is backed up with an enhanced connectivity network supporting the 5G New Radio. In this presentation, Ulrich Kohn analyzed the impact of new mobile services on the capabilities and scalability requirements of mobile transport networks. He examined the roles of disaggregation and virtualization, and discussed the relevance of precise synchronization and best practices for its evolution.