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Market Trends: Next-Generation Service Delivery Platforms, Worldwide, 2010

Published: 23 September 2010

ID: G00206377

Analyst(s): Martina Kurth


Most CSPs implement NG SDPs that enable the business case for new converged services, while mitigating legacy investment in telecom networks and IT. Competitive pressure to deliver promises of the new telco world creates multifaceted requirements on CSPs' service delivery environments.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Revenue Generation and Monetization of Existing Assets Is a Key Driver of Investments
    • Hybrid Model Will Prevail
    • Leveraging Existing Assets in the Near Term
    • Enabler of Revenue Generation Through Partners
  • Bridging the Gap Between Traditional Telco and IT Capabilities Is Imperative
  • CSPs Move Toward a Wider, End-to-End, NG SDP Operational Approach
  • Mature Markets
  • Emerging Markets

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