Gartner Research

Market Insight: Next-Generation Service Delivery Platform Market Overview and Strategic Scorecard for Vendors, 2012

Published: 10 February 2012

ID: G00219373

Analyst(s): Martina Kurth

Summary

Based on a comprehensive scorecard survey and in-depth interviews with vendors and communications service providers, this report offers CSPs guidance on strategic sourcing decisions for next-generation service delivery platforms. It will also help vendors to re-evaluate their position in the market.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

Analysis

  • Market Overview
    • SDPs as Business and VAS Enabler
    • Third Generation of SDP Deployments
    • New SDP Buying Centers
  • Strategic Scorecard for NG SDP Vendors, 2012
    • Scope and Methodology of the Study
    • Definition
  • Scorecard Criteria
  • Overall Evaluation of NG SDP Vendors, 2012
    • Market Conditions
    • The Most Important Changes in the NG SDP Market in 2012
    • Product or Service
    • Market Understanding
    • Geographic Strategy
    • Sales Strategy
    • Market Responsiveness and Track Record
    • Overall Viability
  • Detailed Analysis of Individual Vendors' NG SDP Products and Services, 2012
    • Alcatel-Lucent
    • Amdocs
    • Ericsson
    • HP
    • Huawei
    • IBM
    • Nokia Siemens Networks
    • Oracle
    • Telcordia

Recommended Reading

©2019 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Purchase this Document

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.