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Cloud Radio Access Network (C-RAN) Market Analysis Report By Architecture (Centralized, Virtual/Cloud based), By Component, By Network, By Deployment, And Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025

Cloud Radio Access Network (C-RAN) Market Analysis Report By Architecture (Centralized, Virtual/Cloud based), By Component, By Network, By Deployment, And Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025

The global cloud radio access network (C-RAN) market is expected to reach USD 31.71 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The networks ecosystem is on the verge of a transformation owing to growing demand data requirements for the Internet of Things (IoT) and the advent of 5G technologies which will lead to the requirement of new services and applications is anticipated to drive the growth of C-RAN architecture market over the forecast period. The market for the virtual/ cloud RAN architecture is expected to gain traction over the forecast period.

The Infrastructure segment holds the largest share of Cloud-RAN industry in 2016 and is expected to reach over USD 17.05 billion by 2025. The market for the LTE & 5G segment is expected to grow at the highest CAGR over the forecast period from 2017 to 2025. The evolution of 5G is projected to place challenges on present network infrastructure in the form of technologies and operation model.

The currently available mobile networks infrastructure is designed to meet the requirements for voice and traditional mobile broad band services. These infrastructures are not flexible enough to support 5G services owing to the multiple number standard upgrades and complex interfaces. Centralized-RAN is emerging as the critical network architecture for 5G, it has innovative elastic and scalable network architectures which can provide the required capabilities to the incorporation of 5G network.

Further key findings from the report suggest:

  • The global C-RAN market accounted for USD 4.72 billion in 2016 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 23.9% from 2017 to 2025
  • Outdoor deployment segment emerged as the largest segment in 2016 and is estimated to generate revenue over USD 26.08 billion by 2025
  • The market for design and development service is anticipated to witness the highest growth of a CAGR of 23.1% over the forecast period
  • The Asia-Pacific market hold the largest share in the C-RAN market in 2016. The growing deployment of C-RAN by the mobile operators in China, Japan and South Korea to better meet heavy mobile data demand by improving existing 4G network coverage and to support the future 5G roll out in the region
  • Key players include Ericsson AB, Inc., Nokia Corporation, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., Fujitsu Ltd and ZTE Corporation are accounting for the majority share of the overall market in 2016


Chapter 1 Methodology and Scope
1.1 Research Methodology
1.2 Research Scope & Assumptions
1.3 List of Data Sources
Chapter 2 Executive Summary
2.1 Market Snapshot
2.2 C-RAN- Market snapshot and key buying criteria, 2014 - 2025
2.2.1 Global C-RAN market, 2014 - 2025
2.3 Global C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
2.4 Global C-RAN, by region, 2014 - 2025
2.5 Global C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
2.6 Global C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
2.7 Global C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
2.8 Global C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
2.9 Global C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
2.10 Global C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
Chapter 3 C-RAN Industry Outlook
3.1 Market Segmentation
3.2 C-RAN - Market Size and Growth Prospects
3.3 Market Dynamics
3.3.1 Innovative Cloud-RAN product launched (2016 to 2017)
3.3.2 Market driver analysis
3.3.2.1 Need for energy efficient and cost effective network architecture
3.3.2.1 Emergence of 5G network
3.3.3 Market restraint analysis
3.3.3.1 Requirement for high capacities fronthaul
3.4 Industry Analysis - Porter’s
3.5 Penetration and Growth Prospect Mapping
3.6 C-RAN - Key Company Analysis, 2016
3.7 C-RAN - PEST Analysis
Chapter 4 C-RAN: Architecture Estimates & Trend Analysis
4.1 C-RAN: Component Outlook Key Takeaways
4.2 Cloud-RAN: Architecture Movement Analysis
4.3 Centralized-RAN
4.4 Virtualized / Cloud-RAN
Chapter 5 C-RAN: Component Estimates & Trend Analysis
5.1 C-RAN: Component Outlook Key Takeaways
5.2 C-RAN: Component Movement Analysis
5.3 Infrastructure
5.4 Remote Radio Unit
5.5 Baseband Unit
5.6 Fronthaul
5.7 Solution
5.8 Services
5.9 Consulting
5.10 Design and development
5.11 Maintenance and support
5.12 Others
Chapter 6 C-RAN: Network Type Estimates & Trend Analysis
6.1 C-RAN: Technology Outlook Key Takeaways
6.2 C-RAN: Network Type Movement Analysis
6.3 3G
6.4 LTE & 5G
Chapter 7 C-RAN: Deployment Type Estimates & Trend Analysis
7.1 C-RAN: Technology Outlook Key Takeaways
7.2 C-RAN: Deployment Type Movement Analysis
7.3 Indoor
7.4 Outdoor
Chapter 8 C-RAN: Regional Estimates & Trend Analysis
8.1 C-RAN: Regional Marketplace Key takeaways
8.2 C-RAN: Regional Movement Analysis
8.3 North America
8.3.1 North America C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.3.2 North America C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.3.3 North America C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.3.4 North America C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.3.5 North America C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.3.6 North America C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.3.7 U.S.
8.3.7.1 .U.S.RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.3.7.2 U.S. C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.3.7.3 U.S. C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.3.7.4 U.S. C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.3.7.5 U.S. C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.3.7.6 U.S. C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.3.8 Canada
8.3.8.1 Canada C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.3.8.2 Canada C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.3.8.3 Canada C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.3.8.4 Canada C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.3.8.5 Canada C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.3.8.6 Canada C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.4 Europe
8.4.1 Europe C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.4.2 Europe C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.4.3 Europe C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.4.4 Europe C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.4.5 Europe C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.4.6 Europe C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.4.7 UK
8.4.7.1 UK C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.4.7.2 UK C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.4.7.3 UK C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.4.7.4 UK C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.4.7.5 UK C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.4.7.6 UK C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.4.8 Germany
8.4.8.1 Germany C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.4.8.2 Germany C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.4.8.3 Germany C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.4.8.4 Germany C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.4.8.5 Germany C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.4.8.6 Germany C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.5 Asia Pacific
8.5.1 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.5.2 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.5.3 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.5.4 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.5.5 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.5.6 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.5.7 China
8.5.7.1 China C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.5.7.2 China C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.5.7.3 China C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.5.7.4 China C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.5.7.5 China C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.5.7.6 China C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.5.8 Japan
8.5.8.1 Japan C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.5.8.2 Japan C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.5.8.3 Japan C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.5.8.4 Japan C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.5.8.5 Japan C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.5.8.6 Japan C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.5.9 South Korea
8.5.9.1 South Korea C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.5.9.2 South Korea C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.5.9.3 South Korea C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.5.9.4 South Korea C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.5.9.5 South Korea C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.5.9.6 South Korea C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.6 Latin America
8.6.1 Latin America C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.6.2 Latin America C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.6.3 Latin America C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.6.4 Latin America C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.6.5 Latin America C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.6.6 Latin America C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.6.7 Brazil
8.6.7.1 Brazil C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.6.7.2 Brazil C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.6.7.3 Brazil C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.6.7.4 Brazil C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.6.7.5 Brazil C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.6.7.6 Brazil C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.6.8 Mexico
8.6.8.1 . Mexico C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.6.8.2 Mexico C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.6.8.3 Mexico C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.6.8.4 Mexico C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.6.8.5 Mexico C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.6.8.6 Mexico C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
8.7 Middle East & Africa
8.7.1 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025
8.7.2 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025
8.7.3 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025
8.7.4 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025
8.7.5 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025
8.7.6 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025
Chapter 9 Competitive Landscape
9.1 Nokia Corporation
9.1.1 Company overview
9.1.2 Financial performance
9.1.3 Product benchmarking
9.1.4 Strategic Initiatives
9.2 Cisco Systems, Inc.
9.2.1. Company overview
9.2.2. Financial performance
9.2.3. Product benchmarking
9.2.4. Strategic Initiatives
9.3 Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.
9.3.1. Company overview
9.3.2. Financial performance
9.3.3. Product benchmarking
9.3.4. Strategic Initiatives
9.4 ZTE Corporation
9.4.1. Company overview
9.4.2. Financial performance
9.4.3. Product benchmarking
9.4.4. Strategic Initiatives
9.5 Altiostar Networks, Inc.
9.5.1. Company overview
9.5.2. Financial performance
9.5.3. Product benchmarking
9.5.4. Strategic Initiatives
9.6 Ericsson AB.
9.6.1. Company overview
9.6.2. Financial performance
9.6.3. Product benchmarking
9.6.4. Strategic Initiatives
9.7 NEC Corporation
9.7.1. Company overview
9.7.2. Financial performance
9.7.3. Product benchmarking
9.7.4. Strategic Initiatives
9.8 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
9.8.1. Company overview
9.8.2. Financial performance
9.8.3. Product benchmarking
9.8.4. Strategic Initiatives
9.9 Fujitsu Ltd.
9.9.1. Company overview
9.9.2. Financial performance
9.9.3. Product benchmarking
9.9.4. Strategic Initiatives
9.10 Intel Corporation
9.10.2. Company overview
9.10.3. Financial performance
9.10.4. Product benchmarking
9.10.5. Strategic Initiatives
9.11 Mavenir Systems, Inc.
9.11.1. Company overview
9.11.2. Financial performance
9.11.3. Product benchmarking
9.11.4. Strategic Initiatives
9.12 ASOCS Ltd.
9.12.1. Company overview
9.12.2. Financial performance
9.12.3. Product benchmarking
9.12.4. Strategic Initiatives
List of Tables
TABLE 1 Global C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 2 Global C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 3 Global C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 4 Global C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 5 Global C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 6 Global C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 7 Global C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 8 Global C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 9 Centralized-RAN market by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 10 Virtualized / Cloud-RAN market by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 11 C-RAN infrastructure market by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 12 Remote radio unit market for C-RAN by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 13 Base band unit market for C-RAN by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 14 Fronthaul market for C-RAN by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 15 C-RAN solution market by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 16 C-RAN services market by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 17 C-RAN consulting services market by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 18 C-RAN design and development services market by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 19 C-RAN maintenance and support services market by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 20 C-RAN other services market by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 21 C-RAN market for 3G network by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 22 C-RAN market for LTE & 5G network by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 23 Cloud-RAN market for indoor segment by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 24 Cloud-RAN market for outdoor segment by region, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 25 North America C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 26 North America C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 27 North America C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 28 North America C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 29 North America C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 30 North America C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 31 North America C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 32 U.S. C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 33 U.S. C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 34 North America C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 35 U.S. C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 36 U.S. C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 37 Canada C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 38 Canada C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 39 Canada C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 40 Canada C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 41 Canada C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 42 Canada C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 43 Europe C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 44 Europe C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 45 Europe C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 46 Europe C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 47 Europe C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 48 Europe C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 49 UK C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 50 UK C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 51 UK C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 52 UK C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 53 UK C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 54 UK C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 55 Germany C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 56 Germany C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 57 Germany C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 58 Germany C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 59 Germany C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 60 Germany C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 61 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 62 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 63 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 64 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 65 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 66 Asia Pacific C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 67 China C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 68 China C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 69 China C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 70 China C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 71 China C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 72 China C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 73 Japan C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 74 Japan C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 75 Japan C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 76 Japan C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 77 Japan C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 78 Japan C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 79 South Korea C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 80 South Korea C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 81 South Korea C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 82 South Korea C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 83 South Korea C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 84 South Korea C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 85 Latin America C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 86 Latin America C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 87 Latin America C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 88 Latin America C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 89 Latin America C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 90 Latin America C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 91 Brazil C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 92 Brazil C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 93 Brazil C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 94 Brazil C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 95 Brazil C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 96 Brazil C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 97 Mexico C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 98 Mexico C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 99 Mexico C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 100 Mexico C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 101 Mexico C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 102 Mexico C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 103 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by architecture type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 104 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by component, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 105 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by infrastructure, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 106 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by services, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 107 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by network type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
TABLE 108 Middle East & Africa C-RAN, by deployment type, 2014 - 2025 (USD Million)
List of Figures
FIG. 1 Market snapshot
FIG. 2 Market segmentation
FIG. 3 C-RAN - Market size and growth prospects
FIG. 4 C-RAN - Value chain analysis
FIG. 5 Market dynamics
FIG. 6 Porter’s five forces analysis
FIG. 7 Penetration and growth prospect mapping
FIG. 8 Key Company Analysis, 2016
FIG. 9 C-RAN - PEST analysis
FIG. 10 Cloud-RAN component outlook key takeaway
FIG. 11 C-RAN: component movement analysis
FIG. 12 C-RAN component outlook key takeaway
FIG. 13 C-RAN: component movement analysis
FIG. 14 C-RAN technology outlook key takeaways
FIG. 15 C-RAN: Network type movement analysis
FIG. 16 C-RAN technology outlook key takeaways
FIG. 17 C-RAN: Deployment type movement analysis
FIG. 18 Regional marketplace: Key takeaways
FIG. 19 C-RAN regional type movement analysis

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