Mobile and Wireless Communications Market Research Reports

Mobile & Wireless communications are going through digitization and decentralization of several processes through the cloud and IOT or the Internet of Things. These markets are characterized by rapidly changing technology, evolving customer demands, and the frequent introduction of new products and services. Fragmentation along the mobile & wireless value chain creates challenges for market participants to off true end-to-end solutions. Increased reliability, coverage, data speeds and interoperability are made possible through these technologies, driving the market to an evolved, highly competitive stage. Mobility with BYOD (Bring your own device) will become all-pervasive among enterprises and M2M or machine to machine communication a pre-requisite.

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 mobile and wireless communications segment, we look at:

  • Mobile messaging, office applications and sales
  • Value-added premium mobile content
  • Location-based services
  • Cloud automation
  • IoT or Internet of Things
  • Satellite communications
  • Mobile resource management

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. 26 Aug 2013  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Using M2M Technologies to Overcome Challenges in the Retail Sector

    Application of M2M Technologies to Simplify Operations and Improve Customer Engagement

    In a highly competitive industry like the retail sector, it is important to maintain efficiency in routine operations and develop innovative methods of engaging with the customer. M2M technologies can help improve coordination in the supply chain, react adequately to market demands, and improve interaction with the customer. This market insight dis...

  2. 23 Aug 2013  |  North America  |  Market Research

    Mobile Handset Protection

    A Win-Win for Carriers and Consumers

    Increased consumer awareness about the need, importance, and value of handset protection for higher-priced mobile devices is a key driver for mobile handset protection services in the United States. This Frost & Sullivan insight presents an overview of the mobile handset protection market in the United States. This insight analyzes the impact of de...

  3. 23 Aug 2013  |  North America  |  Tracker

    Apple Earnings Tracker


    The Apple earnings tracker monitors iPod, iPhone, iPad and Mac unit sales, revenues, and growth rates from 2007-2013. In addition, the tracker provides year-over-year growth rates for all of these device categories. The metrics are tracked based on 'calendar year' quarters and select charts are included in the deliverable

  4. 22 Aug 2013  |  North America  |  Tracker

    Q2 North American Mobile Tracker


    The attached tracker presents mobile communications metrics for Tier I mobile operators in the United States and the Canadian mobile communication markets. In addition, statistics on mobile subscribers, connected devices, smartphone penetration, service and data revenue (including the average voice and data revenue per user), equipment revenue, pre...

  5. 20 Aug 2013  |  North America  |  Market Research

    Mobile Payments Insights  Benefits of Direct Carrier Billing


    In its simple form, Direct Carrier Billing - or DCB - allows consumers to pay for purchased items along with their phone bill. Mobile subscribers authenticate an online or a mobile transaction at the time of purchase, and a charge - equivalent to the item being purchased - is placed on their phone bills. Consumers pay their bills at the end of the ...

  6. 22 Jul 2013  |  Latin America  |  Market Research

    Hot TopicOver-the-top Implications for Mobile Operators in Latin America


    This market insight considers what telcos in Latin America can do to offset market competition from over-the-top (OTT) vendors that, among other services, offer substitute products for voice and messaging technologies. This analysis also looks at insights gleaned from case studies abroad. Focus areas of research are as follows: OTT examples from in...

  7. 17 Jul 2013  |  Europe  |  Tracker

    Western European Mobile Communications 2013 Tracker


    This tracker assesses the status of the mobile communications markets in Western Europe. The assessment is based on a number of key performance indicators gathered per country and per mobile network operator. Historic data has been provided for the period between 2009 and 2011. The base year is 2012. The forecasting period goes from 2013 to 2018. T...

  8. 17 Jul 2013  |  Latin America  |  Market Research

    Hot Topic - Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) Status in Latin America


    This market insight covers both current and upcoming mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) launches in Latin America. It examines competitors, network coverage, service offerings, future trends, and growth opportunities in the region. It also looks at market drivers as well as the pricings and market strategies of MVNOs. The service highlights mar...

  9. 16 Jul 2013  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    The Challengers: Disrupting the Mobile Operating System Duopoly


    With Android and iOS controlling over 90% of the smartphone operating system market, making a dent in the space is extremely difficult. Just look at Windows Phone.

  10. 15 Jul 2013  |  North America  |  Market Research

    Assessing the Intersection between Software and Big Data


    The demand for data, particularly from mobile devices, is increasingly placing a burden on existing telecommunication networks. New applications, services and new visions, such as the Internet of Things (IoT) and smart communities, are likely to exacerbate this situation. Telecommunication networks need a new approach, designed around capacity, ene...