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Forecast Analysis: Communications Service Provider Operational Technology, Worldwide, 1Q15 Update

Published: 27 April 2015

ID: G00273481

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


CSP OT, which includes network infrastructure, software and services, was a $168.8-billion market in 2014. We are forecasting a 5.2% CAGR from 2014 through 2019.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Changes Made in the 1Q15 Forecast and Analysis
    • Broadband Access
    • SPRS & Optical
    • Mobile Infrastructure
    • Other Networks
    • Small Cells
    • SDN and NFV
    • CSP OT Software
    • CSP OT Services


  • Network Functionality
  • Traffic Growth and/or Network Capacity Utilization
  • CSP Competitive Environment
  • CSP Budgets
  • Service Innovation
  • CSP Business Strategy
  • Pricing
  • Competitive Vendor Environment
  • Technical Standards
  • Government Incentives and Regulation

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