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Market Trends: Natural Disaster Response Preparation by Leading CSPs

Published: 29 July 2015

ID: G00279143

Analyst(s): Kosei Takiishi


Communication is one of the most indispensable requisites for disaster response. However, it may be destroyed by disasters so communications service providers are forced to overcome a variety of harsh situations. Gartner advises CSP CTOs on how to prepare and recover after chaotic natural disasters.

Table Of Contents


Market Trend

  • CSPs' Clients Require More Reliable, Stable and Faster CSP Networks During Disasters
    • Challenges Within CSPs
    • Challenges for Stakeholders
  • Market Structure Trend
    • Disaster Response Methods Are Migrating From Circuit-Switched-Based Services to Internet Protocol-Based Services
  • Regional Trend
    • Leading CSPs in Japan, Korea and U.S. Start Preparing and Deploying New Disaster Response Methods

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