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Forecast: Carrier Network Infrastructure, Worldwide, 2010-2017, 2Q13 Update

Published: 31 May 2013

ID: G00248554

Analyst(s): Sylvain Fabre , Deborah Kish, Ian Keene, Kathie Hackler, Tina Tian, Jouni Forsman , Joy Yang, Akshay K. Sharma, Akiyoshi Ishiwata


Gartner's 2Q13 forecast shows that global spending on carrier network infrastructure was $78.0 billion in 2012, a decline of 5.8% from 2011. Growth of 3.3% is forecast for 2013, a slightly more optimistic view than that of our previous forecast.

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