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Forecast: Enterprise Network Services, Worldwide, 2011-2018, 3Q14 Update

Published: 11 August 2014

ID: G00260894

Analyst(s): Lisa Unden-Farboud , Vincent Fu, Daniel O'Connell , Kenshi Tazaki, Nhat Pham, Katja Ruud , To Chee Eng , Fernando Elizalde


End-user spending will decline from $262.5 billion in 2014 to $234.8 billion in 2018 (current U.S. dollars), due to competitive pressure and substitution of fixed voice services. Data spending will fall, despite growth in bandwidth needs, due to migration to lower-cost, higher-speed services.

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