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Market Trends: The Digitalization of OT-Dependent Companies Creates Infrastructure Hosting and Management Opportunities for CSPs

Published: 30 September 2016

ID: G00310707

Analyst(s): Vincent Fu


Ongoing digitalization of operational-technology-dependent companies creates huge demand for infrastructure migration — an untapped market. Though its development remains in its early stages, communications service providers' strategic planners must evaluate opportunities and prepare to launch now.

Table Of Contents


Market Trend

  • Understand the Big Trends in the Market
    • OT-Dependent Companies Are on the Journey of Digital Transformation
    • Digitalization of OT Industry Creates Infrastructure Outsourcing Demand
    • CSPs Should Help OT-Dependent Companies Redefine Their Demand
    • Areas of Opportunity for CSPs

Vendors to Watch

  • AT&T
  • Orange
  • SK Telecom (SKT)
  • Vodafone

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