Gartner Research

Forecast Overview: Telecommunications Market, Worldwide, 3Q14 Update

Published: 04 November 2014

ID: G00260693

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


In this report, Gartner analyzes total spending in the global telecom market and its primary segments. Following growth of 0.5% in 2013, we forecast that this market will grow by 2.5% in 2014 (up from the 1.7% we predicted in 2Q14).

Table Of Contents

Forecast Data

  • Changes Since Our Last Quarterly Report
    • How the Overall Telecom Forecast Has Changed
    • How the Telecom Service Forecast Has Changed
    • How the Telecom Equipment Forecast Has Changed


  • Ratio of Telecom Service Revenue to Equipment Spending Shows Carrier Investment Trend


Forecast Methodology

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