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Market Trends: CSPs in Smart City Projects, Worldwide, 2016

Published: 27 October 2016

ID: G00311159

Analyst(s): Charlotte Patrick, Wm. L. Hahn


Leading communications service providers are delivering into smart city projects at an accelerated pace. CSP technology strategic planners must move beyond connectivity, both in their offerings and in the business models they use to benefit from investment in smart city projects.

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Market Trend

  • The CSP Opportunity Is Evolving
  • Infrastructure Projects Dominate the Opportunity Landscape as the Smart Cities Mature
  • Increasing Speed of Projects Benefits Leading CSPs
    • CSPs' Improved Presence in Smart Cities Shows in Pricing Models

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