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Market Trends: CSP Capital Investments and Revenue Growth, Worldwide, 2013

Published: 27 June 2013

ID: G00250690

Analyst(s): Margaret Schoener

Summary

There are challenging economic and financial conditions ahead in 2013. However, leading communications service providers remain committed to making capital investments in innovative services for the long term. To support this, CSPs should focus on revenue protection and avoid ad hoc cost reduction.

Table Of Contents

Introduction

Market Trend

  • Leading CSPs Have Focused Priorities for 2013
  • Sluggish Revenue Growth Is Likely to Continue Throughout 2013
    • North America
    • Western Europe
    • Asia/Pacific — Mature
    • Emerging Markets
  • Profitability Will Stabilize in 2013 With a Focus on Cost Savings
    • North America
    • Western Europe
    • Asia/Pacific — Mature
    • Emerging Markets
  • Capital Investment for Next-Generation Networks Is Driving Strong Spending Again in 2013
    • North America
    • Western Europe
    • Asia/Pacific — Mature
    • Emerging Markets

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