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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.

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Could 5G Wireless Disrupt the Broadband Status-Quo?

Could 5G Wireless Disrupt the Broadband Status-Quo?

The worldwide fixed wireless broadband access market has been growing steadily over the past several years. ABI Research now forecasts that the market will grow by 30 percent in 2018 and will generate $18 billion in service revenue. That being said, let’s explore the market dynamics.

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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

TMT market research

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

5G mobile network market research

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

Davos WEF market research

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