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Market Trends: Worldwide, Top Five Disruptive Trends for CSPs, 2014-2019

Published: 03 March 2014

ID: G00260652

Analyst(s): King-Yew Foong

Summary

Disruptive market trends continue to challenge communications service providers, with the Nexus of Forces playing a vital role. Gartner identifies major trends for senior management and strategy planners to help formulate effective initiatives that can capture opportunities and address the threats.

Table Of Contents

Introduction

Market Trend

  • Market Changes Due to Economic, Social, Business and Technology Factors Force CSPs to Transform
  • Market Structure Trend
    • Disruptive Trends Will Push CSPs to Transform Their Current Operations and Develop New Core Competencies
    • Trend 1. The Era of "Efficiency Innovation" Will Transform CSP Operations and Influence Business Prospects
    • Trend 2. A Hyperconnected World Creates New Opportunities and Challenges
    • Trend 3. Software Competencies Will Become the New Currency for Competitiveness
    • Trend 4. Better Data Insights and Creative Partnerships Will Propel Richer and Complex Business Models
    • Trend 5. Disruption From Low-End Consumer Markets Will Increase

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