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Forecast Analysis: Communications Service Provider Operational Technology, Worldwide, 4Q14 Update

Published: 05 January 2015

ID: G00272112

Analyst(s): Neil Osmond , Deborah Kish , Akshay K. Sharma, Martina Kurth , Ian Keene, Kamlesh Bhatia , Peter Liu , Sylvain Fabre , Mentor Cana , Jouni Forsman , Kosei Takiishi , Norbert Scholz


CSP OT that includes network infrastructure, software and services will be a $170.9 billion market in 2014. We are forecasting a 5.8% CAGR from 2013 through 2018.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Changes Made in the 4Q14 Forecast and Analysis
    • Software-Defined Network and Network Function Virtualization
    • Mobile Infrastructure
    • Small Cells
    • Broadband Access
    • Other Network
    • CSP OT Services
    • CSP OT Software


  • Delivery Models
  • Vendor Competitive Environment
  • Technology Road Maps
  • Service Innovation
  • Network Functionality
  • CSP Competitive Environment
  • CSP Financial Performance
  • CSP Security
  • CSP Business Strategy
  • Enterprise Behavior
  • Government Incentives and Regulation
  • Current Dollars Versus Constant Dollars

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