Growing Internet ubiquity across the world has resulted in endless possibilities for businesses and consumers. Connected living has become a reality. There will be at least 80 billion connected devices by 2020; and 10 connected devices for each household. The size of the Internet economy will reach $14.7 trillion; the digital economy will be augmented by IoT.

In this backdrop, the telecom industry is facing increasing competition, market saturation, and commoditization of technology-- challenging telcos to differentiate themselves with innovative services and applications. The rise in technological savviness in consumers and increasingly sophisticated technologies reaching masses has led to intra-industry and cross industry competition across several segments of the telecommunications sector to provide more end-to-end 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.

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. 22 Jun 2022  |  Latin America

    Colombian Data Communication Services Growth Opportunities

    Business Need to Interconnect Locations and Enable Bandwidth-intensive Applications Drive Growth Strategies

    The Colombia business data communication services market analysis includes wide area network strategic services, such as multiprotocol label switching (MPLS), carrier Ethernet services, and dedicated internet access (DIA). MPLS services constitute nearly 62% of the total data communication services market with Ethernet and DIA making up the remaini...

  2. 15 Jun 2022  |  North America

    Future of Hybrid Work—Investment Priorities for the Workplace and Video Conferencing

    IT Decision Makers Reveal Investment Plans For 2022 and Beyond

    The workplace is being rewired and the opportunity is immense. The last two years have revealed that employees can be equally, if not more, productive working from home. This has led to permanent shifts in the relevance of the physical office and the role of remote work in the workplace. The next phase of re-imagining hybrid work is, however, not ...

  3. 08 Jun 2022  |  North America

    North American Mobile Tracker, Q1 2022

    5G Mobile Computing, Fixed Wireless Access, and IoT Devices to Ensure Future Growth Potential of North American Mobile Operators

    The continued penetration of high-speed broadband services in advanced mobile devices encourages developments in the cellular machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) markets, and the resurgence of unlimited mobile plans are the top drivers of the North American mobile communications market. This tracker presents the metrics for leadin...

  4. 07 Jun 2022  |  North America

    Growth Opportunities for Communications, Collaboration and Contact Center Solutions in the Retail Industry

    Rich-media Collaboration, Omnichannel Contact Center, UCC Integration with Vertical-specific Solutions Help To Serve Customers Efficiently

    Retail sales are an important economic indicator because consumer spending reflects the strength of an economy and its fundamentals. Retailers are expected to invest in transformative technologies to prepare for unexpected events, new emergencies and build resilience. Currently, among the primary focal areas for retailers is to build e-commerce cap...

  5. 07 Jun 2022  |  North America

    US Dedicated Internet Access Services Growth Opportunities

    Demand for High-bandwidth Connectivity, as Part of Digital Transformation, Drives DIA Service Adoption

    In this research service, Frost & Sullivan focuses on leading service providers that provide comprehensive DIA service offerings in the US market. Service providers are primarily analyzed on the basis of their DIA portfolios, including their presence in retail and wholesale segments. Over the years, service providers have strengthened their DIA of...

  6. 27 May 2022  |  Global

    Global 5G Network Automation Growth Opportunities

    Technology Strategy of Increasing Network Automation Drives Future Growth Potential of 5G Overall

    The fifth generation of wireless technology (5G) has arrived and is being rolled out globally. 5G is possible because of the contributions of previous generations of wireless communications and a number of disruptive technologies. A 5G network is made up of multiple cooperating networks (the RAN, transport networks, and the edge/core networks). Net...

  7. 24 May 2022  |  Global

    Evaluating Mobile Communications Solutions for the Hybrid Workforce

    Novel Solution Designs Address Important Market Gaps

    Over the past two decades, mobile communications have become an indelible part of most people’s personal and business lives. The benefits of mobile communications in driving productivity and efficiencies in modern organizations are hard to miss as workforces become increasingly distributed and mobile. However, few organizations employ robust mobi...

  8. 24 May 2022  |  Asia Pacific

    Asia-Pacific Dedicated Internet Access Services Growth Opportunities

    Future Growth Potential will be Based on Uptake of Digital Transformation, Cloud Migration, and Social Media Use

    This research service focuses on leading telco providers that offer comprehensive DIA service offerings in the APAC market. Leading service providers offer various types of DIA services across the region. These service providers have strengthened their service offerings over the years by adding several functionalities and enhancing customer experie...

  9. 24 May 2022  |  North America

    Next Generation 911: The Future of Public Safety—Forecast to 2026

    Proliferation of IoT Ignites Growth Opportunities for NG911

    NG911 represents an industry transformation that proactively enhances public safety by acknowledging and catering to the rapidly evolving demands, products, lifestyles, and technologies of citizens. In contrast to the legacy voice-centric enhanced 9-1-1 (E9-1-1) network, NG911 supports a more diverse set of internet protocol (IP)-based communicatio...

  10. 20 May 2022  |  Asia Pacific

    Asia-Pacific 5G Digital Indoor System (DIS) and Small Cell Growth Opportunities

    Indoor Use-cases Will Drive Indoor Connectivity Experience Improvements and the Growth of 5G Indoor Solutions

    The revenue from 5G DIS and small cells in Asia-Pacific will increase from $3.26 billion in 2021 to $16.04 billion in 2026 at a CAGR of 37.6% from 2021 to 2026. From 2023, the market will accelerate as countries move into the recovery phase following the COVID-19 pandemic; mobile operators will be able to allocate more CAPEX to achieve greater grow...