The mobile and telecommunications landscape is changing faster than ever before. From infrastructure and components, to operator and subscriber coverage, to new technologies and players — now more than ever, a complete view of the telecom ecosystem and adjoining markets is essential to successfully navigating this intricate web.
IHS Markit's unparalleled coverage encompasses everything from silicon to devices, networks, services and subscribers. We provide unmatched depth and breadth into the areas that matter most, including mobile networks and innovation, voice and data networks, service provider broadband and video, operators and services, and managed services — to help you:
Align product development to rapidly developing mobile markets
Evaluate go-to-market strategy and product positioning
Analyze the economics of mobile content and services
Develop bundle and value-added-service strategies
Effectively handle market disruptions
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The managed services sphere encompasses third-party services in the form of leased infrastructure or software, used in the process of preparing, storing and distributing content by broadcasters, channel groups, pay-TV operators, studios and companion screen service providers.
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Constant change and convergence continues quickly in the mobile market with tight integration needed among hardware, operating systems, app stores and over-the-top services, creating new challenges for established telecom operations. What is more, the mobile ecosystem is increasingly complicated, making long-term product planning difficult.
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The explosion of mobile data underscores the need for faster, more efficient mobile networks. LTE is peaking, 2G and 3G continue to decline, and 5G is on the horizon. Understanding the future of mobile connectivity, the IoT and smartphones is vital for all operators, media companies, equipment and software vendors, and component suppliers engaged in mobile.
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Telecom operators must address a wide range of ever-changing consumer, financial and technological requirements in order to maintain and grow their business prospects. From the adoption of mobile devices to building multiplay strategies to enabling M2M, operators need deep visibility into trends and strategies to build and execute.
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To address the need of end users for speed, the race is on to deliver gigabit services. Connected home and multiscreen services thrive as operators look to exploit the capabilities of their broadband networks, increasing the breadth and sophistication of services offered. Meanwhile, 4K/UHD, OTT video, and cord-cutting and -shaving are reshaping the pay-TV space.
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The new demands of video, mobility and cloud services have spurred carriers to rearchitect their networks with service agility, automation and accommodation of the explosive growth in mobile traffic high on their agenda. Understanding the future of virtualized services and networks alongside the impact of video everywhere is critical for all players engaged in carrier and enterprise networking.
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