Gartner Research

Forecast Overview: Telecommunications Market, Worldwide, 2Q13 Update

Published: 16 August 2013

ID: G00245532

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

Summary

We analyze total global telecom spending and the primary market segments. Following growth of 2.7% in 2012, our current growth estimate for 2013 is 2.5% with growth of 3.6% anticipated for 2014.

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

Analysis

  • The Divide Between Fixed and Mobile Investment Becomes More Severe
    • Fixed and Mobile Services-to-Equipment Ratios Indicate ROI for CSPs

Assumptions

Forecast Methodology

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