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Forecast: Communications Service Provider Operational Technology, Worldwide, 2015-2021, 4Q17 Update

Published: 11 December 2017

ID: G00322464

Analyst(s): Kosei Takiishi , Martina Kurth , Amresh Nandan , Ian Keene, Michael Porowski , Peter Liu , Norbert Scholz , Sylvain Fabre , Jouni Forsman , Natalya Gorina, Ramesh Marimuthu


Gartner's 4Q17 forecast for total CSP-OT worldwide investment predicts a 2.1% CAGR from 2016 through 2021, in constant dollars. 5G spending will ramp up throughout the forecast period at the expense of 4G/LTE, while infrastructure software and software services outpace average growth rates.

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