Technological up-gradation and innovation in the Telecom & IT market has accelerated dramatically and it now encompasses a more diverse universe of players than ever before. In the current market environment to cope with competition, incumbent Telcos ....see more
In the recent years, there has been a substantial demand of cloud services in the marketplace across verticals. The demand had been surging in industries that relay huge amount of data for high performance computing applications and services. Further, security services, reduced infrastructure and operational cost provided by the cloud leaders have increased cloud services demand.
As the demand for rich media content and mobile-data services explodes, Outdoor Wi-Fi provides a significant opportunity for a variety of solution providers, including telco operators. Although, cable companies began to offer outdoor Wi-Fi solutions four years back, the market is still in its nascent stages where the opportunity was not analyzed from a strategic perspective.
CRM has become a vital part for any company's sales department. Increase in client database and real-time information across enterprises are the key factors driving market’s growth. Advancements in social CRM have made it faster, reachable and have also brought in vital information on business analytics for enterprises and SMEs.
The context-aware computing report consists of market opportunity analysis of platforms and technology adoption in contexts, vendors, and networks. The report explores some of the major sub-segments of contexts market: computing context, user context, physical context, time context; vendors market: device manufacturers, mobile network operators, online and social and web; and networks: wireless cellular networks, wireless local area network, wireless personal area network, body area network. The report focuses on industry verticals and products and also provides market data, market dynamics (drivers, restraints, trends and opportunities), key players, and competitive outlook.
In the current telecom industry, stiff competition has resulted in a decrease in profit margins for service providers. To counter this, service providers are constantly developing innovative business models. Also, the immense popularity of web apps by web based application providers, such as Google and Yahoo, has fuelled the growth of SDP implementation by the MNO’s for rolling out their own app stores.
The past decade witnessed a giant leap in the entertainment industry, with 3Dl motion pictures trickling out of cinemas to 3D television screens. New generation 3D mobile phones are next to follow suit, without the need for 3D viewing glasses.
Mobile Acceleration is the process of increasing the access speed to the applications on a mobile phone. Applications may include online transactions, online games, VoIP calls etc. The mobile acceleration provides better user experience, increased revenues and reduced complexity. The challenges for the technology are to reduce excess data transfer, TCP overhead, slash too many round trips and enable faster and more secure connections.
Social TV Market is set to take the television industry by storm as television manufacturers are betting big money in this technology. There exists a diversity of players in the Social TV ecosystem, as the industry is open to experiments and is witnessing many a tie-ups between broadcasters and social networking companies. While some broadcasters are amalgamating Social TV within their own platforms; there are many, who are integrating Twitter into their Social TV platforms for enhanced custom experience and participation. Industry players such as BBC and CNN, on the other hand have signed deals with social networking players such as Facebook, as social networking companies are aggressively trying to venture into this space.
Wireless networks such as Personal Area Networks (PANs) LANs, Cellular Networks enable effective communication by not depending on the availability of wires or cables. The borderless communication spurred by the invention of wireless network infrastructure and enhancement in application platforms have led to evolving human accessibility using mobile devices.
Creativity and expansion of the target market are the major reasons for the massive registration of patents for animation. The U.S. leads the market for animation patents, due to wide scope and demand for locally generated animation content, and the presence of top industry players such as Disney and DreamWorks. There is a huge demand for 3D animation across the globe, and most of the animation industry players such as Disney Enterprises Inc, Adobe Systems Incorporated, and Sony Corporation are trying to grab a share of the 3D market.
The advancements in technology have made available a variety of features that were earlier accessible through personal computers to be easily accessed through mobile phones; for instance, web browsing, emailing, and others. Popularity of applications such as Facebook, Twitter, and others has increased the usage of mobile phones in order to update the status messages instantly on the move.
WiMAX is an important, extremely perceptible part of the developing immovable/movable field and is being driven with the recent BSNL deployment in India as well as Sprint’s U.S. 4G vision. However, the WiMAX fixed deployments segment is varied and for the basis of service for other technologies including TD -CDMA, DOCSIS, and proprietary equipment such as Canopy from Motorola. This report examines the various market trends, regulatory environment and technology trends shaping the WiMAX wireless technology. WiMAX, as a new broadband wireless access technology, is finally gaining momentum in Emerging Economies. The large number of licenses issued by telecom regulators also indicates that WiMAX has become an important investment area for telecom. Leading operators in Brazil, Russia, India & China have also outlined their plans to invest billions of dollars in WiMAX to provide better broadband coverage. BRIC countries are now viewed as the most exciting place for WiMAX adoption. The report provides very detailed analysis of equipment vendors and service providers worldwide as well as status quo and forecast for network deployment, subscribers, and equipment up to 2015.
The MEA SI Services market is expected to grow from $6.30 billion in 2010 to $10.34 billion in 2016, registering a CAGR of 8.87% from 2011 to 2016. The factors driving the overall market include government investments and advancements in technology, while factors such as lack of infrastructure and technical integration challenges continue to be the bottlenecks for system integration services market in the MEA region.
The report provides an extensive analysis of United Kingdom A2P SMS Market that includes pricing, current market trends, industry drivers, and challenges for better understanding of the market structure. The A2P SMS market is segmented on the basis of type which includes standard and premium. The report analyses the market for Application-to-Person (A2P) in terms of volume and percentage split of standard and premium SMS.
The need for mobile broadband is growing everyday as digital lifestyle continues to evolve with the line between cell phones, mobile handheld devices, PCs and laptops getting blurred. Users continue to show increasing interest for real time applications that include video-conferencing, publishing and social networking. Subscriber’s interest in accessing high bandwidth applications such as YouTube from their mobile phones are further taxing the already stressed networks of mobile service providers. To meet this increasing demand for bandwidth, operators are migrating to LTE, which provides them with an opportunity to introduce new services such as data download, accessing internet from mobiles and ultimately helping them to improve their bottom-line.
Team collaboration and web conferencing market is expected to reach $19.97 billion by the year 2015, registering a CAGR of 10.4%. The main forces driving the market are conferencing and collaboration to enhance productivity of businesses as well as employees.
The report aims at providing extensive market intelligence on the smartphones market, which is currently witnessing high growth due to a host of factors, including lower product cost, improved handset design and functionalities, the expansion of global mobile email and browsing services, the emergence of 3G and 4G network technologies, the rising competition among mobile carriers, and the standardization and upgrades of operating systems.
The APAC Software as a Service (SaaS) market is expected to grow from $390 million in 2008 to $4321 million in 2015, at an estimated CAGR of 41.0% from 2008 to 2015. The appeal and reach of software as a service (SaaS) continue to grow rapidly among enterprises in Asia Pacific.
The deployment of NFC-ready payment infrastructure and growing popularity of NFC as a preferred mode of payment for customers globally is pushing the NFC enabled point of sales (POS) market. The trend of pay-by-phone, push of NFC compatible phones from various mobile phone vendors and rapid adoption of NFC handsets among the consumers is also accelerating the rollout of NFC-ready POS terminals in market segments such as retail, vending and parking.
The success of Apple’s App Store has not only established the salability of mobile applications, but has also shown that the best of these offer the potential to generate enormous revenues. Several telecom giants have thus begun providing a dedicated application stores to their users, so much so that more than 3 million unique applications are currently on air for communications, games, multimedia, productivity, travel, and utility purposes.
Femtocell technology, a kind of wireless phone technology, improves the call quality of mobile phones when talking indoors. This report will do an analysis of the competing technologies, and study the strategies of key players in the market, as wells as the current trends and commercial data across geographies.
There is a growing demand for mobiles, and the standards’ battle for mobile wireless networks is intense. This report will discuss the emerging technologies in the wireless and mobile backhaul area, applications and the key market players.