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Technology, Media and Telecom 2018 M&A Deal Update

Technology, Media and Telecom 2018 M&A Deal Update

Overall, global TMT activity was up 87.1 percent in value in Q1 2018 to $134 billion worth of deals compared to $71.6 billion announced in Q1 2017. However, deal count fell by 20 transactions — from 815 deals in Q1 2017 to 795 in Q1 2018 — continuing a downward trend over the last three quarters.

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Technology, Media and Telecom 2017 M&A Deal Update

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In the first half of the year, despite a solid economy with low inflation, low unemployment, and plenty of highly-anticipated innovations underway, the TMT sector recorded 1,482 M&A transactions globally worth a total of $175.9 billion.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

5G Mobile Network Deployment Creates New Challenge

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Wireless communications and mobile internet access over cellular networks continue to be an essential component of next-generation telecommunication system enhancements. While deployments of 4G network technologies are still occurring across the globe, plans are underway for 5G.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Global Mobile Markets Revenue will Reach $1.67 Trillion

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Connectivity services will represent the largest category of mobility spending in 2017. Combined, connectivity and hardware will deliver more than 95 percent of all mobility revenues this year, with roughly two thirds coming from the consumer market.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Technology, Media and Telecom M&A Reached $698.2 Billion

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The savvy CEOs anticipate that trends in 2017 are likely to follow the path of disruptive events in 2016. Change is the norm. Digital technology will continue to have a dramatic impact on legacy players in the marketplace.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

How Telcos Avoid the Digital Disruption Trend in 2017

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As more customers demand instant access for digital services, ABI Research predicts many Tier One telcos will transform into digital service providers (DSPs), in order to compete more effectively with over-the-top (OTT) players — such as Google and Facebook.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

The Internet of Things Market Development Trends for 2017

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It will take until 2025 for IoT to exceed 5 percent of service provider total revenue, even starting from 1 percent and growing by 20 percent per year (assuming flat top-line revenues), which is roughly in line with current growth rates for their IoT businesses.

Source: Digital Lifescapes