Worldwide traffic in 3G and 4G continues hitting new highs as operators strive to satisfy the insatiable craving for Mobile BroadBand. Satisfying this demand by expanding network capacity will push Mobile Packet Core spending over $18B through 2019.Though much of the Telecom market experienced a 1Q seasonal dip, packet core expansion continues with Just-In-Time deployment.
First mover developed markets continue to lead, and now the Rest of the World demands additional capacity as operators scale up with the demand. Operators must make their network deployment choices to meet this never-before experienced growth, and have a good grasp of what they are to face.
“Operators closely manage their CapEx and OpEx with a sharp eye on the Top Line,” says Joe Hoffman, practice director at ABI Research, “and while NFV gains momentum, current business needs require continued investment in the Packet Core.” Continued advances in semiconductor technology as manifested with Commercial IT scale will regularly deliver a 20% to 30% cost performance improvement. Continuing, Hoffman adds, “Moore’s Clock keeps on ticking, and SDN/NFV brings WebScale and Moore’s advantages to the telecom community.”
In its research, ABI Research finds that even with Mobile BroadBand traffic growth, packet core spending will taper just as WebScale utilization and efficiencies take hold. “As the Telecom Market transforms to WebScale, infrastructure vendors are nearly ready to ride this wave rather get swamped,” claims Hoffman.
“Mobile Gateways” Market Data provides detailed market forecasts reflecting WebScale Transformation of the Packet Core, and is part of ABI Research’s Software Defined Networking & NFV Market Research. This includes Research Reports, Market Data, Insights, and Competitive Assessments, and is part of ABI Research’s Next Generation Network Services Research Sector.
ABI Research provides in-depth analysis and quantitative forecasting of trends in global connectivity and other emerging technologies. From offices in North America, Europe and Asia, ABI Research’s worldwide team of experts advises thousands of decision makers through 70+ research and advisory services. Est. 1990. For more information visitwww.abiresearch.com, or call+1.516.624.2500.
About ABI Research
ABI Research is a global technology intelligence firm delivering actionable research and strategic guidance to technology leaders, innovators, and decision makers around the world. Our research focuses on the transformative technologies that are dramatically reshaping industries, economies, and workforces today.
ABI Research提供开创性的研究和战略指导，帮助客户了解日新月异的技术。 自1990年以来，我们已与全球数百个领先的技术品牌，尖端公司，具有远见的政府机构以及创新的贸易团体建立了合作关系。 我们帮助客户创造真实的业务成果。
For more information about ABI Research’s services, contact us at +1.516.624.2500 in the Americas, +44.203.326.0140 in Europe, +65.6592.0290 in Asia-Pacific or visit www.abiresearch.com.
Asia: +65 6950.5670