Gartner Research

Competitive Landscape: Subscriber Data Management Solutions, Worldwide

Published: 26 May 2010

ID: G00175840

Analyst(s): Sylvain Fabre , Kamlesh Bhatia


SDM is gaining prominence as communications service providers plan offerings based on next-generation network, IMS, FMC and SDP initiatives. Gartner examines the offerings of leading SDM solution vendors and their ability to use a wider product portfolio to create compelling propositions for CSPs.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Market Analysis
    • Definition of SDM
    • New Revenue and Better Customer Experience Are Underlying Drivers for SDM
    • Cost and Efficiency Are Early Draws for Unified Subscriber Management
    • Organizational Structures May Impede Spread of SDM in the Short Term
  • Competitive Situation and Trends
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Alcatel-Lucent
    • Blueslice Networks
    • Bridgewater Systems
    • Ericsson
    • HP
    • Huawei
    • Nokia Siemens Networks
    • Xeround
    • ZTE
  • References and Methodology

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