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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise Communications Services, Worldwide, 4Q15 Update

Published: 13 January 2016

ID: G00292262

Analyst(s): Saija Ahlgren, Lisa Unden-Farboud , Johanna Stjerna


Global enterprise communications spending will decline with a CAGR of negative 1.6% from 2014 through 2019 to $534.2 billion ($599.7 billion in constant U.S. dollars) by 2019. This update focuses on the impact of SDN/NFV deployment on enterprise communications services.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

  • Changes Made in 4Q15 Forecast Update and Analysis
  • 4Q15 Forecast Update

Market Impact

  • Global Market
  • Main Regional Changes in the 4Q15 Forecast
    • Mature Markets
    • Developing Emerging Markets
    • Emerging Markets


  • Enterprise Purchase Preferences
  • Service Offerings
  • Technology Rollout
  • Adjacent and Value-Added Services
  • Competitive Environment

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