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.
14 Oct 2019  |  North America
The SD-WAN market is in the early growth stage of the product lifecycle. Key factors driving market adoption include: cost savings from efficient usage of private and public networks, ability to optimize hybrid cloud/multi-cloud connectivity, and application-aware routing. In this research, we cover market trends driving SD-WAN adoption, as well as...
09 Oct 2019  |  North America
Network, Spectrum, and Virtualization Enhancements to Support 5G Innovation
5th generation (5G) wireless technologies will deliver a potent combination of network capabilities and flexible options for network deployments, service delivery, and network management. 5G deployments are envisioned as a complex amalgamation of various next-generation technological enhancements to the wireless access, transport, cloud, network ap...
20 Sep 2019  |  North America
Subscriber, Revenue, Net Add (loss), Projection, and Market Share Tracker for Broadband, Video, Voice and Wireless Services
The Consumer Communication Services tracker for 2019 Q2 provides detailed information for a variety of companies in the consumer communication services market for United States and Canada. The aggregated data—delivered by country, technology, and company—includes subscriber, revenue, net add (loss), projection, and market share. The complied st...
17 Sep 2019  |  Asia Pacific
Focus is Key, as Certain Verticals Will Experience Stronger Growth Than Others
5G will enable a new era of mobile Internet of Everything (IoE), with its lower latency and faster speeds. As a result, it will bring new participants from various industries, including transportation, manufacturing, healthcare, and entertainment. This will facilitate the evolution of business models and is expected to create economic value. 5G te...
15 Sep 2019  |  North America
Continued Growth of Smartphones, Mobile Computing, and IOT
The North American mobile communications industry is defined by high-speed broadband services, continued penetration of advanced mobile devices that encourages developments in the cellular machine-to-machine (M2M) and the Internet of Things (IoT) markets, and the resurgence of unlimited mobile plans. This tracker presents metrics for tier 1 mobile ...
13 Sep 2019  |  North America
A Measurement System to Spark Companies 2 Action (C2A)—Innovation That Fuels New Deal Flow and Growth Pipelines
Frost & Sullivan defines Communications Platforms as a Service (CPaaS) as any cloud-based platform that enables developers to programmatically embed voice, video, chat, and messaging services within their business or consumer applications. In nearly all cases, the embedded communications and collaboration services leveraged through a CPaaS are a fe...
10 Sep 2019  |  North America
Services and Wearables Generate Growth Opportunities
This Frost & Sullivan tracker provides metrics on Apple's quarterly performance (for both unit sales and revenues) for iPads, iPhones, Macs, and other products (which includes sales of iPods, Apple TVs, Beats Electronics, and Apple-branded and third-party accessories). The deliverable includes historical quarterly data for all these categories from...
14 Aug 2019  |  Latin America
A Customer Perspective
Digital transformation is entering an era of unprecedented change for businesses. Seamless, intelligent, and ubiquitous interactivity is a key IT investment theme for companies across all verticals that want to make a big impact on the future of their organization. This study is derived from a survey of IT decision makers in Brazil across multiple ...
09 Aug 2019  |  Asia Pacific
Companies Must Consider How 5G Will Impact their Businesses and their Services, Particularly within Smart Cities
Existing 3G/4G networks may not be able to handle the advanced technologies in use in smart cities. 5G can act as an enabler of smart nations as it can provide the necessary technological support that can boost the efficiency of select smart city projects. Smart city ecosystem applications can support the business case for 5G and drive the growth o...
02 Aug 2019  |  Global
2019 Market Update
Software and cloud-centric solutions are driving the video conferencing industry to morph significantly. Companies that are innovating at a fast pace are growing while others are becoming less relevant. As video communications become an integral part of the digital transformation strategy, the user demand continues to expand. The impact of software...