Tag Archive | telecommunications

Explore the Gigabit Fiber Network Global Leaders

The Race to Gigabit Fiber Networks

“The group of countries where fiber has become almost ubiquitous – covering more than 95 percent of homes – has increased to more than 10 . These markets remain predominantly only in selected geographies: Southeast Asia, Persian Gulf, and the Baltics and Iberian Peninsula in Europe.”

via Arthur D Little

Open Innovation Upside Potential for Telecom Services

Open Innovation Upside Potential for Telecom Services

A creative Open Innovation strategy promotes a mindset for collaboration that is counter to the ‘closed silo’ approach of most legacy organizations. That said, the benefits of increased openness are apparent. Open technology ecosystems have driven ongoing cooperation in the Global Networked Economy.

via Digital Lifescapes

Five Ways Leaders Can Support Remote Work

Five Ways Leaders Can Support Remote Work

Widespread remote work has created new challenges, but the good news is that organizations around the world are experimenting with creative solutions to these problems. Five principles can help leaders more effectively manage a distributed workforce.

via MIT Sloan

Outlook for Affordable 5G Smartphones at CES 2020


5G phones on the U.S. market are priced at a premium; a majority cost over $1,000. However, this is set to change as chipmakers roll out technology that will allow for cheaper 5G phones, taking the technology closer to mainstream support in 2020.

via GlobalData

Technology, Media and Telecom Predictions 2020

Technology, Media and Telecom Predictions 2020

“Individual technologies are becoming ever more interconnected and interdependent, increasing their impact and value as a result; smartphones, computers, TVs, enterprise data centers and software, and IoT will drive most of the TMT industry’s revenue; and lastly many previously hyped services and products will finally become a reality in 2020.”

via Deloitte

Global Outlook for Telecom Services Growth in 2020

Global Outlook for Telecommunications Services Growth

Worldwide spending on telecom services and pay-TV services will reach $1,633 billion in 2019, and that’s an increase of 0.8 percent year-on-year, according to the latest market study by International Data Corporation (IDC).

via Digital Lifescapes

ICT Revenue Growth will Reach $4.8 Trillion in 2023

ICT Revenue Growth will Reach $4.8 Trillion in 2023

Information and communication technology (ICT ) spending on hardware, software, services, and telecommunications will achieve a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.8 percent over the 2019-2023 forecast period, reaching $4.8 trillion in 2023.

via Digital Lifescapes

5G Wireless Communication will Transform Telecom

5G Wireless Communication will Transform Telecom

According to a recent survey by GSMA, consumers think new 5G wireless communication is just a faster version of 4G networks. In fact, only 25% of people understand the true value that 5G can bring. They’re in for a pleasant surprise.

via World Economic Forum

Technology, Media and Telecom Trends for 2019

Technology, Media and Telecom Trends for 2019

“Every TMT sector will experience major upheaval due to emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), process automation, and the Internet of Things (IoT). Leading incumbents will have to adapt to market conditions that are changing profoundly and at pace, while also fending off challenges from innovative start-ups.”

via GlobalData

Worldwide IT and Telecom Spend will Reach $4 Trillion

Worldwide IT and Telecom Spend will Reach $4 Trillion

Worldwide spending on traditional hardware, software, services, and telecommunications is on course for growth of 3.7% this year in constant currency – that’s slightly down from last year’s 4.2% growth, and will reach $4 trillion in 2018, according to the latest findings from IDC.

via IDC