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Market Guide for Mobile Video Infrastructure Platform and Platform as a Service, 2016

Published: 23 May 2016

ID: G00274102

Analyst(s): Akshay K. Sharma, Jessica Ekholm


A surge in video forces chief technology and information officers in traditional network-based communications service providers to seek ways to improve user experience cost-effectively. Mobile video platform providers are adapting to use integrated solutions with support for platform as a service.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

Market Analysis

  • The Vendor Landscape Is Converging to Deliver the Mobile Video PaaS Concept

Representative Vendors

  • Established, Specialized Platform Players
  • Established, System Integrators, With Managed Services and Holistic Product Offerings
  • Specialist Vendors
    • Citrix (ByteMobile)
    • Flash Networks
    • Imagine Communications
    • Openwave Mobility
    • Opera Software (Skyfire)
    • Qwilt
    • Twin Prime
    • Vantrix
  • PaaS Solution Vendors
    • Akamai Technologies
    • Amazon Web Services
    • Cisco Systems
    • Ericsson
    • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
    • NEC
    • Nokia

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