Small Cells and Carrier Wi-Fi

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This database forecasts the outdoor small cell market. Outdoor small cells are categorized into less than 1 W, 1 W to 5 W, and 5 W to 10 W and into picocell, femtocell, and microcell. These solutions are typically deployed outdoors on lamp posts, telephone booths, or even rooftops. Outdoor solutions are mostly needed to provide mobile broadband capacity that complements a macrocell. Outdoor small cells are also used as the primary coverage and capacity solution in rural areas that are hard to reach with macrocells. Outdoor small cells typically have weatherproof hardened enclosures and additional bit security and backhaul options not found on indoor femtocells or picocells. There are a variety of backhaul options being considered for outdoor small cells including fiber, copper, NLOS sub 6 GHz, LOS 6-38 GHz, E-band, WiMAX, Wi-Fi, and in-band LTE. Carrier-integrated Wi-Fi has been included in this forecast database as an alternative and complementary small cell class. Mobile operators are looking at alternative options to relieve congestion in their mobile networks and industry bodies like the Wi-Fi Alliance and the Wireless Broadband Alliance are standardizing Hotspot 2.0 and NGH which are specifically tailored for carrier-integrated Wi-Fi, allowing carriers to treat Wi-Fi as a part of their current network footprint. The database forecasts outdoor small cells by region, technology, output power, and by location (urban, suburban, and rural).

Tables

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  1. Global Outdoor Small Cell Shipments by Region, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  2. Global Outdoor Small Cell Revenue by Region, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  3. Global Outdoor Small Cell Shipments by Technology, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  4. Global Outdoor Small Cell Revenues by Technology, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  5. Global Outdoor Small Cell Shipments by Location, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  6. Global Outdoor Small Cell Revenues by Location, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  7. Public Venue Small Cell Shipments, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  8. Public Venue Small Cell Revenue, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  9. Outdoor Small Cell Forecast by Technology by Power <1W, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  10. Outdoor Small Cell Forecast Revenue by Technology by Power <1W, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  11. Outdoor Small Cell Forecast by Technology by Power 1W-5W, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  12. Outdoor Small Cell Forecast Revenue by Technology by Power 1W-5W, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  13. Outdoor Small Cell Forecast by Technology by Power 5W-10W, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  14. Outdoor Small Cell Forecast Revenue by Technology by Power 5W-10W, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  15. Carrier Wi-Fi Access Point Shipment Forecast, by Region, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  16. Carrier Wi-Fi Access Point Revenue Forecast, by Region, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  17. Carrier Wi-Fi Controller Shipment Forecast, by Region, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  18. Carrier Wi-Fi Controller Revenue Forecast, by Region, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  19. 2011 Carrier Wi-Fi Access Point Revenue Share by Vendor, World Market, 2011
  20. Hotspot Deployments by Region, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  21. Indoor vs. Outdoor Carrier Wi-Fi Access Points, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  22. Outdoor Small Cell Equipment ASP by Technology by Power <1W, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  23. Outdoor Small Cell Equipment ASP by Technology by Power 1W-5W, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  24. Outdoor Small Cell Equipment ASP by Technology by Power 5W-10W, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018
  25. Carrier Wi-Fi Equipment ASP, Global, Forecast 2012 to 2018

Charts

  1. Carrier Wi-Fi Access Point Forecast by Region, Global Forecast: 2012 to 2018
  2. Carrier Wi-Fi Controller Shipments by Region, Global Forecast: 2012 to 2018
  3. Carrier Wi-Fi Revenue Share by Vendor, Global 2011
  4. Outdoor Small Cell Shipments by Region, Global Forecast: 2012 to 2018
  5. Outdoor Small Cell Shipments by Technology, Global Forecast: 2012 to 2018
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Research Information

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Starting at USD 7500
Publish Date
4Q 2012
Code
MD-METR-155
Research Type
Data