Global telecommunications industry services revenue will reach $1.7 trillion by
the close of 2008, with continued strong growth in wireless leading the way,
says a new market analysis report from The Insight Research Corporation.
According to the new industry market study, overall telecommunications services
revenues are expected to grow at a compounded rate of nearly 10.3 percent over
the next few years, reaching $2.7 trillion by 2013.
Wireless makes the strongest showing across all sectors while wire line follows
a distant second. Nearly all of the growth in both sectors is expected to occur
in broadband services, with wireless broadband service revenues expected to grow
at a compounded rate of more than 70 percent over the forecast period, while
wire line broadband services grow at under 10 percent over the same forecast
"The 2008 Industry Review, an Anthology of Market Facts and Forecasts" states
that in the growth environment set off by the rush to meet subscriber demand for
broadband services, service providers are trying to create viable business
models on the fly in order to deliver new types of IPbased services, including
Residential Video Telephony, Fixed Mobile Convergence (FMC), File
Sharing/Downloading Services, Audio/Video Streaming Services, LocationBased
Services, and PresenceBased Services.
The study highlights rapidly growing industry segments such as VoIP, WiFi and
WiMax, FMC, IMS, IPTV and streaming media, as well as technological innovations
such as grid computing and DWDM and WDM in fiber optics. The report also looks
at changes in telecommunications buying patterns among enterprises that purchase
managed services as well as other communications services. The study highlights
the use of outsourcing by carriers as a major factor in the return to
"The telecommunications industry is growing, and broadband networking that will
be deployed to facilitate new service offers is leading the way," says Insight
president Robert Rosenberg.
An excerpt, table of contents, and ordering information for this market research
study of the global telecommunications industry are available online at
This 299 page report is available immediately for $1,195(hard copy). Electronic
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