Published: 09 January 2015
Analyst(s): Deborah Kish, Neil Osmond, Mentor Cana, Jouni Forsman, Akshay K. Sharma, Kosei Takiishi, Peter Liu, Kamlesh Bhatia, Sylvain Fabre, Martina Kurth, Ian Keene, Norbert Scholz
Gartner's 4Q14 communications service provider operational technology forecast shows that global spending will decline to $170.9 billion in 2014, and is expected to reach $216.9 billion in 2018. Gartner expects the total market to show a 5.8% CAGR (2013 to 2018) and the SDN/NFV segment a 53.3% CAGR.
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