Gartner Research

Competitive Landscape: Mobile Video Optimization, 2014

Published: 21 January 2014

ID: G00249457

Analyst(s): Jessica Ekholm, Akshay K. Sharma

Summary

The surge in mobile video has forced communications service providers to look for new ways to improve bandwidth without huge rises in costs. Video optimization providers need to focus on integrated, scalable and cost-efficient solutions to remain competitive.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Competitive Situation and Trends
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
    • Consolidation Is Well Underway
    • What CSPs Will Be Looking for in a Mobile Video Optimization Provider
    • SDN and NFV Are the Future
  • Competitive Profiles
  • Established Specialized Players
    • Allot
    • Citrix
    • Flash Networks
    • Mobixell
    • Openwave Mobility
    • Vantrix
  • Large Global Infrastructure Providers
    • Alcatel-Lucent
    • Ericsson
    • Nokia Solutions and Networks
  • New Emerging Players
    • Opera (Skyfire)
  • References and Methodology

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