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- Telephony Application Programmer Interface (API): Ecosystem, Value-chain, Business Models and Market Opportunities(May 2013)
Overview: The use of telephony API's (telecom API) enables data dissemination to third parties over a defined interface, protocols, and procedures. Telecom networks inherently contain a lot of data for and about users, devices, usage, behaviors, status, and configuration. Much of the data is unstructured o...
- Market Opportunity: Rich Communications Suite (RCS)(May 2013)
Rich Communication Services (RCS) originally marketed by GSMA marks the transition of messaging and voice capabilities from Circuit Switched technology to an all-IP world. RCS and Voice over LTE (VoLTE) share the same IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) investment and leverage the same IMS capabilities. For consumers, RCS has the pote...
- Self Organizing Networks (SON) Challenges and Market Opportunities for LTE and beyond, Third Edition(May 2013)
Overview: The Fourth Generation (4G) of cellular communications based on the Long Term Evolution (LTE) standard promises much great network capacity. This greater supply of bandwidth will stimulate the development, implementation and operation of many new applications, each with very unique quality of service, bandwidth, and performance needs...
- Mobile Network Operator Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Strategies(May 2013)
Overview: Machine to Machine (M2M) is unleashing a wave of new possibilities for data gathering, predictive analytics and automation. M2M can be employed in various mundane yet important tasks in virtually every industry/segment including healthcare, telematics, asset management, surveillance, power grid, connected home, connected car and muc...
- Social Business Services in the Cloud: Market and Forecast Analysis 2013 - 2018(Apr 2013)
Overview: Enterprise organizations are challenged with adopting optimized social business practices while integrating global teams, driving innovation, and increased productivity.The promise of Social Business Services in the Cloud is to transform customer information into a competitive advantage through a combination of insi...
- Big Data in Healthcare(Apr 2013)
Medical data represents a large, rapidly growing, and mostly unstructured data residing in multiple locations including lab and imaging systems, physician notes, medical correspondence, claims, CRM and financial systems. With resizing costs with the healthcare industry, there is an imperative to reduce the cost of care and efficiently manage resources without compr...
- Market Opportunity: Mobile Marketing and Advertising(Apr 2013)
Overview: People often categorize mobile marketing within a large bucket of things that include mobile customer relationship management, mobile search, mobile entertainment and personalization, mobile couponing, and mobile advertising. We define each here to create a reference regarding the relationship of each to mobil...
- Mobile VAS Markets, Applications, and Opportunities - Third Edition(Apr 2013)
Mobile Value-added Service (VAS) applications represent a key aspect to the ongoing success of mobile network operators and everyone in the mobile communications value chain. With core services, such as bear voice and data communications becoming commodity offerings, wireless service providers are dependent on VAS applications to drive additional revenue and improved mar...
- Mobile Operating System (OS): Market 2013 - 2018(Apr 2013)
A mobile operating system ("mobile OS") is the operating system that operates a Smartphone, tablet, PDA, or other digital mobile devices. Modern mobile operating systems combine the features of a personal computer operating system with touch screen, cellular, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS mobile navigation, camera, video camera, speech recognition, voice recorder, music player, near field communica...
- LTE in Middle East and Africa - Market for Services, Devices, and Infrastructure 2013 - 2017(Apr 2013)
Overview: Africa and the Middle East are two of the fastest growing regions in the world for mobile communications and Internet adoption/usage. As of June 2012, Internet penetration in the ME represented approximately 40 % of potential penetration while mobile penetration reaches nearly 100%. In certain countries...
- Artificial Intelligence in Big Data, Commercial Apps, Mobility and Search(Apr 2013)
Artificial Intelligence (AI) facilitates the efficient and effective supply of information to enterprises for optimized business decision-making. Major IT and software vendor companies are investing billions to generate revenue from AI based commercial solutions in various areas including robotics, machine translators, chat bots, voice recognizers, business intelli...
- Social and Digital Entertainment Market and Forecast Analysis 2013 - 2018(Apr 2013)
Overview: The digital entertainment market is experiencing growing pains within the era of the multiscreen (TV, phone, tablet, PC, and more) environment. The ecosystem is expected to experience massive disruption with the evolution of social networking and the convergent usage of the so-called "Second Screen" devices in...
- Enterprise BYOD Challenges and Next Generation Over-the-Top (OTT) Solutions(Apr 2013)
Overview: Enterprise Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) penetration is predicted to reach 390 million by 2015 with upwards to 70% of large organizations with well-established BYOD policies in place.The biggest challenge of BYOD for the enterprises is the challenge of secure file sharing and collaboration practices.There is a need t...
- Augmented Reality in Gaming and Entertainment(Mar 2013)
Overview: Augmented Reality (AR) represents a live, direct or indirect, view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are augmented by computer-generated sensory input, that enrich the user's perception of the real world. AR has great potential of many industry verticals including: Ed...
- Next Generation Business Models for Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) in LTE, M2M, & OTT Environment(Mar 2013)
Overview: Mobile network operators (MNOs) are facing unprecedented challenges from M2M evolution, Telematics growth in industry verticals, and consumer preference shift towards data & communication services in 4G LTE network paradigm. MNO's are also facing and evolving competition driven by Over-the-Top (OTT) players. &nb...
- Next Generation Digital Entertainment - CDN Delivery - DRM Challenge - Market Forecast 2013 - 2018(Mar 2013)
Overview The digital entertainment market is poised to reach a new stage in its evolution with the coming pipeline of next generation applications and solutions. The increased usage of CDN, DRM, and RCS in the digital media and entertainment markets has led to a revolution of content consumption among consumers. Higher bandwidth, low cost dig...
- The Future of Direct Communications Technologies and Proximity-based Applications and Services(Mar 2013)
There are a number of technologies that may be deployed that all provide the ability for devices to "discover" one another, although over different distances ranging from centimeters (Near Field Communications), to meters (Bluetooth), to 10s of meters (Wi-Fi). They also all provide the ability for the devices to communicate directly with one another without a centralized...
- Software-defined Networking (SDN): Market Opportunities and Challenges(Mar 2013)
- End-to-End M2M, Sixth Edition(Feb 2013)
Machine-to-machine (M2M) communications is an emerging technology and industry sub-segment poised to change the way that business is conducted, impacting everything from traditional telephony and IT operations to ERP, SCM, public safety, homeland security, and more. Written by industry experts who have actually designed, implemented and ope...
- Telecom Managed Services Market 2013-2018(Feb 2013)
A trend that began about a decade ago for telecommunications network operators has accelerated in recent years. This trend, to outsource infrastructure as well as certain operational support to third party managed communications providers, is reaching a next stage in evolution. Historically, telecom operators have looked to service bureau providers for interm...
- Google in RFID and M2M, Second Edition(Jan 2013)
RFID and M2M represent two large markets by themselves, both expected to grow dramatically over the next 10-20 years. Mix this growth with the competencies and expected continued growth of Google and there is a powerful mixture for explosive growth. This research includes an evaluation of RFID and M2M from a state of the indust...
- LTE in Industry Verticals: Market Opportunities and Forecasts 2013 - 2018(Jan 2013)
There is a rapidly growing demand for broadband-enabled data applications within certain vertical market segments including public safety, oil, gas and energy production, defense and others. Wireless infrastructure and support service providers are optimizing LTE as the technology of choice for general communications and various applications including remote data a...
- Brave New World: Convergence of Broadband, Location and Augmented Reality(Jan 2013)
The growing demand for mobile broadband services is driving an ever increasing number of commercial LTE network deployments. Location-based Service (LBS) applications depend on mobile positioning, Geography Information Systems (GIS), application middleware, application software, and support. Augmented Reality (AR) represents a live, direct or indirect, view ...
- Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) vs. Corporate Owned-Personally Enabled (COPE) Strategy for Enterprise Mobility(Jan 2013)
Mobile Device Management (MDM) policy deployed under Corporate Owned-Personally Enabled (COPE) strategy has recently gained much attention to manage enterprise mobility system of an organization overcoming the pitfalls of the so called "Bring Your Own Device" (BYOD) approach. Factors driving the COPE strategy include adoption corporate data control & security, ...
- Public Safety LTE: A Global Assessment of Market Size, Technology, Vendor Trends and Spectrum Allocation 2013 - 2018(Jan 2013)
In times of disasters and emergency situations access to reliable, integrated communications and tactical information is absolutely critical. Unfortunately the ability to mount a coordinated inter-agency response to major threats is often hampered by the proliferation of divergent signaling standards and non-aligned spectrum planning. Consi...
- Next Generation Mobile Marketing:Location, Social Commerce, and Augmented Reality(Jan 2013)
The accelerated global spending growth on mobile ad campaigns during the last five years is likely a function of three critical areas that we will examine more closely throughout this report: Mobile Devices, Mobile Technology/Access, and Marketing Savvy. The use of augmented reality (AR) applications with mobile phones has great potential i...
- Mobile Network Operator Revenue Improvement and Profitability(Jan 2013)
Mobile network operators are facing unprecedented competition driven by Over-the-Top (OTT) players, Google, and the evolving ecosystem including inexpensive voice and data bearer services. The Mobile Network Operator Revenue Improvement and Profitability Enhancement subscription service provides the mobile network operator with key information to identify and under...
- Middle East MVNO Market and Competitive Analysis 2013(Jan 2013)
Middle East MVNO Market and Competitive Analysis 2013 is the only publication that provides competitive analysis, market evaluation and current market data for the Middle East MVNO marketplace. This report provides an in-depth critical analysis of the Middle East MVNO landscape today. The report is aimed at investors, consultants, integrato...
- Regulation and Policy for Wearable Augmented Reality(Jan 2013)
Progress in wearable technologies for monitoring is driven by the same factors that were behind the transition from desktop computing and communication tools to portable devices providing processing and ubiquitous connectivity. These drivers include substantive changes in key social and economic factors. This transition is fuelled by the enormous technical advances...
- Wi-Fi Direct Solutions and Applications(Jan 2013)
WiFi Direct allows devices to communicate directly with each other using methods similar to traditional WiFi without the reliance upon a central access point. Instead, the devices use a "Software Access Point" (Soft AP). When two devices get within close range of each other the users can merely push a button which will allow the devices to communicate directly with one a...
- Wireless Security Market in LTE Networks 2013-2018(Jan 2013)
With the rapid expansion of broadband wireless, end-users increasingly rely upon handheld devices for almost all daily living activities. Fourth generation (4G) cellular LTE in particular represents a unique opportunity/challenge as device attacks are growing at a rapid rate, exposing vulnerabilities that must be addressed. Our research indicates that Android...
- Wireless/Mobile Devices and OSS: Solutions and Market Opportunities(Dec 2012)
Wireless/Mobile Devices and OSS: Solutions and Market Opportunities is the most comprehensive research package available in the market focusing on wireless/mobile devices including OSS, User Interface (UI), device issues such as Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and device security/privacy, user behavior and usability. This research covers...
- Google vs. Yahoo, Microsoft, Facebook, and Apple in Mobile(Dec 2012)
Mobile communications has evolved to become a complex ecosystem with many players. The wireless carriers, while dominant in core services, are not the only major players when it comes to applications, content, and commerce. Google and their major competitors, Yahoo, Microsoft, Apple, and Facebook, are fiercely battle with one another in the wirele...
- Wireless/Mobile Devices and Applications: Solutions and Market Opportunities(Dec 2012)
Wireless/Mobile Devices and Applications: Solutions and Market Opportunities is the most comprehensive research package available in the market focusing on wireless/mobile devices and applications. It includes many reports addressing wireless/mobile device developments covering everything from smart phones to tablet computing. &...
- Social Local Mobile (SoLoMo) Game-Play Behavior in Free2Play, Virtual Goods & Hybrid Ecosystem(Dec 2012)
From local search to location gaming SoLoMo (Social Local and Mobile) is becoming powerful force with big implications for many applications and gaming in certainly no exception. SoLoMo gaming has passed the honeymoon phase and is revitalizing the mobile gaming ecosystem resulting a huge disruptions for certain existing players. A few key technology developments are driv...
- Intellectual Property in ICT and Digital Media: Market Challenges, Solutions and Business Impact Analysis(Dec 2012)
Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) are intended to protect the legal rights of property to the owner includes inventions (patents), trademarks, industrial designs, service marks, commercial names, designations etc. A key factor in disputes is not only the issues of validity and infringement but also a determination of commercial value and potential damages. I...
- M2M and Telematics Solutions and Market Opportunities(Dec 2012)
This report package represents comprehensive research addressing M2M, Telematics, and related technologies (RFID and Presence, and others), market analysis, business case assessment, company analysis, opportunity assessment, application evaluation, and more. It is a must have bundle of reports for anyone focused on M2M and/or Telematics business, market, and tec...
- Augmented Reality in Telecom and ICT(Dec 2012)
Subscription to Augmented Reality in Telecom and ICT provides the client with access to analysis in the form of periodic reports, news flashes, custom analysis and over the phone consultation in a variety of areas including communications, content, commerce, and applications. The Augmented Reality in Telecom and ICT subscriber will receive ...
- Cloud Solutions and Market Opportunities(Dec 2012)
This report bundle represents the most comprehensive research covering the market for Cloud solutions and market opportunities. It includes research that addresses competitive analysis, market opportunities in various industry verticals, cloud applications and solutions, the future of the Cloud, and more. Key Cloud Impact Area...
- WiMAX Solutions and Market Opportunities(Dec 2012)
This report bundle represents the most comprehensive research covering the market for WiMAX solutions and market opportunities. It includes research that covers solution analysis, competitive analysis vs. WiMAX alternatives, market opportunities in various industry verticals, support of WiMAX business plans, network planning, and more.
- Augmented Reality in Vehicular Safety Systems(Dec 2012)
Augmented Reality (AR) represents a live, direct or indirect, view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are augmented by computer-generated sensory input, that enrich the user's perception of the real world. In the case of vehicular safety systems, AR can provide many benefits including an early warning indication of potential dangers that may occur...
- Real-time Location Services (RTLS): Applications, Services and Company Analysis 2013(Dec 2012)
Real-time Location Services are changing processes and procedures in yards, hospitals, warehouses, factories and any facilities in which location determination and tracking in real-time is crucial. RTLS applications support operational areas for logistics and other services, to combine identity and location of any type of items or objects, allowing for efficient l...
- HTML5 Solutions and Applications(Dec 2012)
The fifth revision of the HTML standard, HTML5 adds new features including the new video,audio and canvas elements, as well as the integration of scalable vector graphics (SVG) content. This most recent step in the evolution of the Internet represents a particular quandary for mobile application development going forward as well as a challenge to the millions of m...
- Telecommunications or ICT Business Plan(Nov 2012)
- Machine to Machine (M2M) Applications in the Cloud(Nov 2012)
- Hybrid Mobile-Cloud Computing: Driving the Future of Enterprise Mobility(Nov 2012)
Hybrid Mobile Cloud (HMC) computing represents a systems in which a local, native mobile application with a great user interface, is married with cloud computing to provide an intelligent and scalable solution that is better than either native mobile app alone or an HTML5-only cloud computing application.
- Mobile Payments: The Market for Travelers, Unbanked, and No-Low Credit Users(Nov 2012)
A significant portion of the global population is "unbanked", low credit, or otherwise unable to establish and maintain a bank account. While this portion of the population is on a downtrend due to globalization and developing countries becoming more industrialized, the market segment without a traditional financial account is an important market segment for mobile...
- Wireless Networks Infrastructure Market (2G, 3G, LTE, WiMAX, WiFi): 2010 - 2017(Nov 2012)
The wireless network infrastructure market will grow by nearly 8% between 2012 and 2013, representing a $53 Billion market worldwide with nearly 1.6 Million annual macro cell base station shipments. However, the decline in 2G and 3G infrastructure spending will reduce the market's size to $50 Billion by the end of 2017, with LTE accounting for as much as 36% of all infra...
- Cloud Telephony: Technology and Market Analysis & Forecast 2012 - 2017(Nov 2012)
When most people think of the Cloud, they think about infrastructure hosting as it is a cost effective alternative for enterprise application implementation and ongoing operations. However, few people understand the potential in Cloud Telephony, which represents a significant opportunity for replacement of traditional telecommunications systems, especially for sma...
- Mobile Marketing & Advertising 2013: Challenges and Opportunities(Nov 2012)
No longer a niche value-added service (VAS), mobile marketing and advertising is now a mainstream service offering. As is the case with many VAS applications, there is an interdependency between the mobile operator and various third parties including media companies, advertisers, portals, content providers, brands, and various other intermediaries.
- Strategic Alliances in the Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Ecosystem(Nov 2012)
A typical machine-to-machine (M2M) solution consists of five or six stakeholders. Each stakeholder performs one or more dedicated tasks as part of a comprehensive solution. These tasks include connectivity, platform, software development, integration services, consultation, deployment, activation and often many more depending upon the specific industry and applicat...
- Carrier WiFi and Small Cells in LTE & Beyond: Market Opportunities and Forecasts 2012 - 2017(Nov 2012)
Driven by the growing surge for mobile broadband, carriers worldwide are investing in WiFi and small cell infrastructure as an economically efficient solution to expand network capacity and coverage. Not only do WiFi and small cells deployments minimize network planning, redesign and real estate costs, they also allow carriers to avoid or m...
- Why BYOT is More Important than BYOD(Nov 2012)
Bring your own device (BYOD) has become one of the most popular topics in information technology resulting from employees bringing their personal devices into the enterprise and then wanting to use them to access company information such as email and various enterprise files. As the trend continues, bring your own technology (BYOT) will eve...
- SoLoMo Gaming in 3G, LTE, Cloud, & HTML5 Ecosystem: Market Analysis & Forecast 2012 - 2017(Nov 2012)
The convergence of Social Local and Mobile (SoLoMo) is a powerful force with big implications for applications of all types and gaming is no exception. SoLoMo Gaming will cause no less than a revitalization of the gaming ecosystem resulting in disruption as new market players assume market share for existing providers. The growth of LTE, smartphone and tablet...
- Smart Grid and Smart Phones Putting Energy Management in the Hands of Consumers and Enterprise(Oct 2012)
As Smart Grid applications are deployed we will see decrease in the energy needs with 12% by 2030. However, this is not enough as there is a need for increased power supply. The primary reasons to increase worldwide energy efficiency can be grouped into four main factors: Worldwide energy consumption is growing due t...
- Mobile Gaming Piracy: Market Analysis, Initiatives and Solutions to Defeat Game Piracy in 3G, LTE and the Cloud Ecosystem(Oct 2012)
With mobile gaming taking on an increasingly more prominent role among gamers, and representing an increasingly important source of revenue for game developers, the issue of mobile gaming privacy has become a very hot topic. Pirated games are by definition those games that have stolen intellectual property in the form of a look-alike game, core design, engineering...
- Understanding Location-based Services (LBS), Technology, and the LBS Ecosystem(Oct 2012)
This provides the reader with a complete understanding of location-based services (LBS) technology, applications, and the LBS ecosystem. It is a must read for anyone who wants to identify opportunities within LBS and better understand how to integrate their products/services with location. This is provided in PowerPoint (PPT) format w...
- Google in Industry Verticals(Oct 2012)
Google has decided several years ago to expand outside search, and even the Internet industry as a whole, and to expand into many new different business areas. Many of these business areas are within the ICT or telecom realm but several go beyond the obvious. Google has supported a business development strategy to achieve the expansion based on industry vert...
- The Future of App Stores(Oct 2012)
There are now millions of mobile applications running on the popular mobile operating systems. Mobile applications are distributed via app stores which provide directory and search services that assist users in identify and acquiring the apps they most desire. This report provides a summary of the status of app stores in the market today. I...
- The ROI of Video in an LTE World(Oct 2012)
With the introduction of the 4G LTE networks and the associated high speed data rates, videos become much a much more pleasant experience. Accordingly, the industry is counting on video being the initial big non-voice application. While carriers are settling VoLTE operations, they will simultaneously offer various video over LTE services and associated applic...
- MVNO Business Plan with Financial Modeling Spreadsheet(Oct 2012)
This is a full business plan based on the launch of an illustrative Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) known as Contendus. The plan covers all aspects of the company launch plan including market assessment, funding requirements, financial analysis, market segmentation and product differentiation. Also included is go-to-market plan, distribution and replenishment plans, c...
- Augmented Reality: Global Market Analysis and Forecast 2012 - 2017(Oct 2012)
Augmented Reality (AR) is a live, direct or indirect, view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are augmented by computer-generated sensory input, that enrich the user's perception of the real world. Although AR is often perceived to be in the visual domain (video or graphics etc), it actually includes the other senses as well such as sound or GPS data. T...
- MVNO Business Plan(Oct 2012)
This is a full business plan based on the launch of an illustrative Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) known as Contendus. The plan covers all aspects of the company launch plan including market assessment, funding requirements, financial analysis, market segmentation and product differentiation. Also included is go-to-market plan, distribution and replenishment plans, c...
- Mobile Marketing in India: Opportunity Analysis and Forecast 2012 - 2017(Oct 2012)
Mobile has dramatically changed the way Indians engage in the Internet with profound changes to day-to-day behavior including networking, shopping, entertainment, commerce etc. One of the changes poised to represent a rather significant Value-added Service (VAS) application is mobile marketing. With the world's third-largest Internet user-base at over 137 mi...
- Wearable Computing Devices Market: Global Market Analysis and Forecast 2012 - 2017(Oct 2012)
Wearable systems include sensors for detecting physiological changes and often include the capability of real-time and continuous recording. Most sensors embedded into wearable systems are placed at specific body locations. Examples include motion sensors or monitors used to track the movements of body segments, which are often in direct contact with the skin...
- M2M Solutions: Global Market Analysis and Forecasts 2012 - 2017(Oct 2012)
Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communication is a revolutionary technology that allows effective supervision and maintenance of physical assets. In recent years, M2M has become much more complex and "smart" due to major advances in semiconductor and software with the potential to be embedded in virtually any asset or object requiring monitoring and control throughout th...
- Embedded Computing: Global Market Analysis and Forecast 2012 - 2016(Oct 2012)
The so called Internet of Things refers to uniquely identifiable objects (things) and their virtual representations in an Internet-like structure. Stated differently, the concept involves the notion that there are many things (assets, objects, etc.) in the world that may be addressed/labeled/cataloged for various purposes. A leading beneficiary of the rapid growth ...
- Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Market, Industry Verticals, Business Strategy and Planning(Oct 2012)
Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications is changing the way that business is conducted, impacting everything from operations to finance. Understanding M2M solutions, identifying opportunities within specific industries, seeing the big picture, developing strategy, and executing against plans are all important to success in any industry vertical.
- M2M Technology Drivers, Market Dynamics, and Industry Verticals(Oct 2012)
The M2M ecosystem has gained significant momentum recently, driven largely by necessity as cellular service provider revenue opportunities diminish due to flattening mobile subscriber base growth. Network operators have recognized the need to leverage their substantial investment in infrastructure to offer M2M as a value-added services that will add new sources of ...
- Mobile Insights ( Annual Subscription )(Oct 2012)
The Mobile Insights market research subscription service provides critical analysis for the mobile and wireless needs of today’s highly mobile enterprise and includes the following: Mobile Letter (weekly): Mobile Letter provides insights about hot mobile and wireless topics. Published weekly on Wednesdays and primaril...
- Content Delivery Networks (CDN): Analysis of Key Vendors, State of the Market, and Outlook 2012 - 2016(Oct 2012)
Content Delivery Networks (CDN) provide solutions for efficiently and effectively managing content of all types. Solutions include core services such as aggregation, management, and distribution of content as well as a variety of value-added functionality. The market need for CDN solutions correlates directly with the explosion of broadband...
- Google in Mobile and Online Video Advertising:YouTube, Android, and More(Oct 2012)
Mobile commerce is changing the way consumers purchase goods and services online. Video is one of the most successful methods in advertising. It has been used since the introduction of the television. The beauty of video advertising and marketing is that it visualizes what a customer can get from a product. If a customer is searching for eyewear, he/she can see someone w...
- Next Generation Wireless Devices: Market for Embedded Computing - M2M Solutions - Wearable Devices - Augmented Reality(Sep 2012)
Our latest research provides key insights into how the wireless industry will form the foundation for the next electronics super cycle. At the forefront shall be next generation wireless devices that take advantage of embedded computing and machine to machine communications as well as consumer solutions invo...
- Self Organizing Networks (SON): Challenges And Market Opportunities For LTE And Beyond, Second Edition(Sep 2012)
The Fourth Generation (4G) of cellular communications based on the Long Term Evolution (LTE) standard promises much great network capacity. This greater supply of bandwidth will stimulate the development, implementation and operation of many new applications, each with very unique quality of service, bandwidth, and performance needs. It will be a much more complex network and ...
- Cloud Application Marketplace 2012 - 2017(Sep 2012)
The global cloud applications marketplace is driven largely by the increasing adoption of a variety of mobile devices including smartphones, iPhones, iPads, tablets PCs and ultrabooks. Mobile device penetration and usage drives application demand with the latter indicating a strong correlation with cloud adoption rates. This trend is expected to accelerate as...
- Big Data in ICT and Telecom: Transforming Industry Verticals 2012 - 2017(Sep 2012)
- Google vs. Carriers: SWOT Analysis and Future of Telecom and Commerce(Sep 2012)
It is no secret that Google has expanded beyond its core search business to expand into numerous telecom and ICT areas including applications, commerce, content, and communications. What is less obvious is that there are certain areas that Google is positioned to take significant market share and even potentially dominate. With their own core service offering...
- Mobile Security and Privacy in 3G & LTE: Strategies, Solutions and Market Forecast Analysis 2012-2017(Sep 2012)
This market has been initially driven by business concerns about protection of corporate assets and information. Mobile threats are becoming increasingly prolific as the mobile platform continues to gain popularity through the adoption of smart devices. As end-users and businesses come to rely on smartphones and tablets in their personal and business activiti...
- Subscriber Data Management (SDM) with LTE and Beyond: Market Opportunities and Forecasts 2012 - 2017(Sep 2012)
Subscriber data is a crucial commodity for network carriers worldwide, as it can be leveraged customize services and optimize applications to the market according to subscriber preferences. This creates opportunities for new and/or highly focused services/applications, revenue expansion, and improved customer loyalty and profitability. However, access to subscriber data ...
- Mobile Value Added Service (VAS): Markets, Applications, and Opportunities (Sep 2012)
Mobile Value-added Service (VAS) applications represent a key aspect to the ongoing success of mobile network operators and everyone in the mobile communications value chain. With core services, such as bear voice and data communications becoming commodity offerings, wireless service providers are dependent on VAS applications to drive additional revenue and improved margins....
- Next Generation Network (NGN) Solutions and Market Opportunities(Aug 2012)
Next Generation Networks (NGN) promises a high quality end-user experience. Telecommunications service providers expect the NGN framework to provide them with tools that would ensure customer loyalty. However, the path towards achieving the ideal NGN is fraught with formidable challenges. The most critical challenge confronting operators is optimizing their OSS and BSS p...
- IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) Solutions and Market Opportunities(Aug 2012)
IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) is based on an integrated open-system architecture format and supports an extensive range of IP-based services over both packet and circuit switched networks through the deployment of wireless and fixed access technologies. It is designed to facilitate the ultimate in one-to-one and many-to-many communication between people and is pois...
- IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) Challenges and Opportunities in Multi-Application Environment(Aug 2012)
IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) represents a framework for development, deployment, and operation of various applications for support of any-network, any-device, and service provider usage. IMS consists of standards based technologies, architecture, and network elements that bring telephony type control to Internet based applications. ...
- The Future of Mobile Payments: Continuation of Commerce during Global Economic Crisis(Aug 2012)
The modern financial world has evolved from a relatively resilient system to one that is highly interconnected and subject to cascading failures. For example, global banks have become increasingly interconnected, which means that a failure in one bank can have ramifications for many more. There are many potential triggers that could cause a domino effect incl...
- Mobile Gaming Asia: Market and Forecast Analysis, 2nd Edition(Aug 2012)
Mobile gaming is a key value-added service (VAS) application in the Asian market where growth is expect at 19.8% CAGR to 2017 reaching at total of USD $17.4 billion. Mobile Gaming Asia: Market and Forecast Analysis, Second Edition is must have research for anyone focused on mobile gaming and/or VAS applications in Asia. This rep...
- Low Cost Pervasive Computing: Market Opportunities in Embedded Computing and The Internet of Things(Aug 2012)
Whereas business for traditional computing (PC, laptop, mainframe, etc.) is currently struggling, and new personal computing (tablet computing such as iPad) is growing at a reasonable pace, we believe that the next large growth opportunity for computing lies with low cost, pervasive computing. More specifically, our research indicates that embedded systems, The Int...
- LTE Solutions and Market Opportunities(Jul 2012)
Migrating cellular networks to fourth generation (4G) via the Long Term Evolution (LTE) standard and other supporting technologies is a monumental effort. This research package is comprised of comprehensive research addressingLTE technology, market analysis, business case assessment, company analysis, opportunity assessment, application evaluation, and ...
- Mobile Commerce in Virtual and Augmented Reality(Jul 2012)
The convergences of two powerful technologies and solutions, Augmented Reality and Mobile Commerce, will create many opportunities for new revenue generating applications. These applications will have a directly positive impact on the mobile commerce ecosystem as a new methods of interacting with real brands and real products in a virtual/augmented environment conv...
- Wearable Augmented Reality: Google Glasses and Beyond(Jul 2012)
Is the future of Augmented Reality "wearable" or "hand-held"? This research examines the prospects of wearable devices and solutions versus Augmented Reality held in the hand via a smartphone, tablet computing device (such as iPad), or other wireless devices. While the report places a lot of attention upon Googl...
- Telecom Network APIs 2012 - 2016(Jul 2012)
Telecom Network APIs capitalize on existing network infrastructure to create a vast array of business opportunities for carriers worldwide. In essence, these APIs allow carriers to disseminate a wealth of internal information or resources to third parties. This could entail everything from network QoS for video service delivery to Subscriber Data Management (SDM) f...
- Mobile Network APIs 2012 - 2016(Jul 2012)
While a large part of the market is yet to understand their technological and strategic significance, Mobile Network APIs play a critical part in carrier networks as a secondary stream of revenue. Mobile Network APIs capitalize on existing network infrastructure to create a vast array of business opportunities for carriers worldwide. In essence, these APIs allow carriers...
- Augmented Reality in the Cloud(Jul 2012)
Augmented Reality (AR) represents a live, direct or indirect, view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are augmented by computer-generated sensory input, that enrich the user's perception of the real world. AR applications combine virtual data into the physical real world by utilizing the wireless devices, compass, camera, and GPS system. A...
- Augmented Reality in the Battlefield 2012 - 2016(Jul 2012)
Augmented Reality or simply AR is a live, direct or indirect, view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are augmented by computer-generated sensory input, that enrich the user's perception of the real world. Although AR is often perceived to be in the visual domain (video or graphics etc), it actually includes the other senses as well such as sound or GPS...
- The Evolution of Google: Communications, Content, Commerce and Applications 2012 - 2017(Jul 2012)
First revolutionizing search, Google is evolving to become a force in Communications, Content, Commerce and Applications. This research evaluates Google's current offerings and their anticipated evolution over the next five years. The report analyzes key areas such as how Google is positioning its...
- Mobile Bar Code Marketing: Challenges, Opportunities, Global Outlook 2012-2017(Jul 2012)
Mobile Barcodes are now appearing in various media including magazines, catalogs, website, outdoor signage and billboards, packaged goods, conference presentations, name tags, clothing, and more. With the increasing adoption of smartphones, and rapid advancements in their capabilities, Mobile Barcodes are becoming a powerful advertising vehicle. Unfortunately, far ...
- Mobile Commerce Carrier Strategies(Jun 2012)
Mobile Commerce is both an opportunity and a threat to carriers as many third parties seek to offer alternatives to network operator based offerings. Competitors include established players such as PayPal as well as many start-up companies. Incumbent operators face the threat of Google and other larger players that wish to dominate this large market opportuni...
- Next Generation Network China and South Korea 2012-2017: Market Trends, Challenges and Prospects(Jun 2012)
Both China and South Korea are major players in the global market for Next Generation Networks (NGN). The future of NGN for both countries is expected to include aggressive research and development and investment on the necessary deployments and resources, such as fiber-based broadband deployments and IPTV. ...
- Computing, Content, Applications, and Commerce in the Cloud: Legacy Network Operator Threats and Opportunities(Jun 2012)
Migration to the cloud will affect more than just IT outsourcing of datacenters. Cloud represents opportunities and threats to existing network operators as applications, content, commerce, and computing migrate to the cloud. Game changing technologies including 4G, IP Multimedia Subsystem, and cloud computing will transform wireless communications. Thi...
- Top Telecom 2012: Trends, Business Issues, Technologies, and Applications(Jun 2012)
The telecommunications market represents a large ecosystem with multiple players, solutions, applications, technologies and relationships in a multi-billion dollar industry. It is often daunting to understand the technical and market dynamics and plan business accordingly. This report provides the reader with an understanding of leadi...
- Mobile Commerce Technologies(Jun 2012)
Mobile commerce is expected to reach $10 B USD by the end of 2013, representing an annual compound growth rate of 39% that will continue over the next five years. M-commerce growth is driven by many factors including the introduction of the various new use cases involving tablet PC's and the next generation smartphones. In addition, n...