Communications Services

The communication services market is evolving at a remarkable rate. There is a definite shift from pigeon-holed, specific services provided by non-competing players in the value chain to a more competitive, inclusive ecosystem with organizations offering bundled, end-to-end solutions. This is characterised by the sophistication of technology and consumers’ willingness to pay for more integrated, service-centric solutions.

Frost & Sullivan’s Telecommunications research and consulting programs look evolutions of hardware and software, with focus on the services built on these technologies. This provides unique insights into the competitive dynamics of the market, detailed assessments of market opportunities, pricing strategies, demand trends, and technological developments, as well as applications and best practices for the industry. In the communications services market, we look at, among other segments:

  • Triple, Quad and Quint Play services
  • Operator and Network Provider Strategies
  • Technology Vendor Strategies
  • Regulatory Developments
  • Convergence with new technologies (cloud, mobile money)

We work closely with the world’s leading telecom firms, hardware manufacturers, service providers, OEMs and new age disruptors to build tailored, customized solutions provide clients with the best strategies for growth, supported by the right key data points researched to meet the client’s needs and the specific engagement. Our research spans broadly across the sector and provides deep insights into specific markets in the most significant areas of enterprise and consumer telecommunications industry.

  1. 21 Feb 2019  |  Africa

    Regulatory Changes in the South African Telecommunications Sector, 2018

    Appropriate Communications Regulations Framework is Central to the Development of the Communications Sector

    The study provides detailed information regarding key regulations framework shaping the telecommunications sector in South Africa. The study discusses the regulatory framework that looks into the radio spectrum, digital migration, and price regulation into detail. Furthermore, an overview of technology evolution and competitive landscape are also p...

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  2. 22 Mar 2016  |  Africa

    African Mobile Money Market Outlook

    Interoperability Between Different Mobile Money Wallets to Unlock Massive Transaction Volumes

    This research services provides a cross-country analysis of the key trends shaping the mobile money industry in Sub-Saharan Africa. It focuses on the factors influencing mobile money penetration across different countries in the region. This includes a comprehensive of the market drivers and challenges such as regulation and technology. Included in...

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  3. 09 Dec 2015  |  Africa

    The Impact of Regulatory Developments within the Telecommunications Markets of Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa

    Broadband Reach to be Enhanced through the Release of Spectrum from Digital Migration

    This study analyses the regulatory environment concerning telecommunications in selected countries within the African continent. The aim of the research is to assess the impact of regulations on the development of the telecommunications market in Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa. The key objectives are to provide an overview of developments relatin...

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  4. 13 Nov 2013  |  Africa

    East African Broadband Market

    Increasing Uptake of Broadband Services in Ethiopia, Sudan, and Rwanda

    This research service encompasses an analysis of East African broadband market focusing on Ethiopia, Sudan, and Rwanda. The study includes an analysis of key market developments and trends, the market size in terms of revenue and subscribers, demand and competition, and drivers and restraints. It also investigates the deployment of new technologies...

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  5. 22 Oct 2013  |  Africa

    South African Public Sector ICT Market

    ICT Opportunities in the Public Sector

    This research service provides an overview of the market opportunities for the ICT solutions in the public sector in South Africa. It highlights some of the key trends in the South African public sector based on ICT spending by the countrys 9 provinces, with a special focus on the 3 leading provinces - Gauteng, the Western Cape, and KwaZulu-Natal....

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  6. 17 Jul 2013  |  Africa

    Fixed-mobile Convergence in South Africa

    Enterprise Mobility Offers a Way Forward for Upcoming Technology

    This research service provides an overview of the South African fixed-mobile convergence (FMC) market. It highlights some of the emerging customer and service provider trends that are defining the development market. It also outlines some of the main market drivers and restraints. An assessment of key FMC trends from overseas markets is provided, a...

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