Gartner Research

Forecast Overview: Telecommunications Market, Worldwide, 1Q13 Update

Published: 18 April 2013

ID: G00245531

Analyst(s): Peter Kjeldsen, Wm. L. Hahn


This research supersedes "Forecast Overview: Telecommunications Market, Worldwide, 4Q12 Update." Here, we analyze total global telecom spending and the primary market segments. Following growth of 7.3% in 2011, our current growth estimate for 2012 is 2.3%, with growth of 4.3% anticipated for 2013.

Table Of Contents

Forecast Data

  • Changes Since Our Last Quarterly Report
    • How the Global Telecom Forecast Has Changed
    • How the Services Forecast has Changed
    • How the Equipment Forecast Has Changed
    • Telecom Operations Management Systems


  • Ratio of Services to Equipment Revenue Shows a Carrier Investment Trend


Forecast Methodology

Recommended Reading

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