The top three most frequently-used applications for Chinese smartphone users are instant messaging, search engines and online news, but the growth in smartphone internet users has also increased the use of mobile payment, mobile shopping and other business-related apps.
According to the latest market study by Juniper Research, the number of mobile money transfers is expected to increase by nearly 150 percent in 2015 to more than 13 billion transactions. Also, Venmo is now experiencing transaction traffic approaching nearly $1 billion per quarter.
Revenue from outsourced services for Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) projects is projected to grow at a 71 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2014 to 2019. Software is always a much larger investment than the server, storage and switch hardware, representing about $4 of every $5 spent on NFV.
Agility is a highly desirable capability for telecoms operators seeking to compete and succeed in their core businesses and the digital economy in general. We found that most telco executives that responded rated their organizations as “moderately agile.”
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The overall enterprise and consumer wireless local area network (WLAN) market in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) decreased by 12.6% in value and 20.3% in unit volume quarter-on-quarter in Q1 2015. However, there are significant upside growth opportunities.