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Forecast Analysis: Communications Service Provider Operational Technology, Worldwide, 2Q16 Update

Published: 29 July 2016

ID: G00297376

Analyst(s): Martina Kurth, Akshay K. Sharma, Michael Porowski , Peter Liu , Ian Keene, Norbert Scholz, Jouni Forsman , Sylvain Fabre , Kosei Takiishi , Amresh Nandan

Summary

We forecast CSPs' total spending on OT network, software and services worldwide to reach $235.9 billion by 2020. Worldwide OT investments are expected to grow at a 4.4% CAGR in constant dollars from 2015 through 2020.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

  • CSP OT Annual Forecast Calibration — 2015 Market Share Versus 2015 Forecast
  • Other Key CSP OT Annual Publication Updates
  • Currency and Exchange Rates
  • Forecast Tables

Market Impact

  • CSP OT Network
  • Mobile Infrastructure — Macro Layer — LTE/4G, 3G and 2G
    • Small Cells
    • Fixed Access — Fiber, DSL and Other Broadband
    • Service Provider Routers and Switches, and Optical Transport
    • Other Network
    • CSP OT Software
    • CSP OT Infrastructure Software
    • CSP OT Application Software
    • CSP OT Services
    • CSP OT Network Infrastructure Services
    • CSP OT Software Services
    • SDN and NFV

Assumptions

  • Influencing Factor: CSP OT Investments

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