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Forecast: Mobile Services, Worldwide, 2011-2017, 2Q13 Update

Published: 05 June 2013

ID: G00247615

Analyst(s): Bruno Lakehal , Atsuro Sato, Brian Blau, Elia San Miguel, Stephanie Baghdassarian , Shalini Verma, Jessica Ekholm


Gartner forecasts revenue from mobile services to reach $1.2 trillion in 2017. The number of mobile connections will approach 8 billion in the same year, helped by uptake of mobile data cards, connected devices in developed markets, and organic growth in emerging markets.

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