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EMEA LTE Small Cell Forecast, 2015–2019: The Market Is Slow But Potential Is High

EMEA LTE Small Cell Forecast, 2015–2019: The Market Is Slow But Potential Is High

This IDC study presents analysis and a forecast of the EMEA LTE small cells market. The research for market sizing and the forecast were conducted between January and April 2015. The data in the study represents small cell site numbers and small cell hardware revenue for the entire EMEA region, split into three sub-regions — Western Europe, Central and Eastern Europe, and the Middle East and Africa. The data is further presented separately for the 10 largest markets in EMEA — Germany, the U.K., France, Italy, and Spain from Western Europe; Russia and Poland from Central and Eastern Europe; and Saudi Arabia, Turkey, South Africa, and the United Arab Emirates from the Middle East and Africa."IDC expects the small cell market in EMEA to take off as LTE penetration increases and rising data usage begins to cause network congestion, especially in urban centers." — Program Director Emir Halilovic, Telecommunications Networking and Infrastructure, IDC EMEA


IDC Market Forecast Figure
Executive Summary
Advice for Technology Suppliers
Market Forecast
Market Context
Drivers and Inhibitors
Drivers
Macro Site Congestion
Coverage of Indoor Areas
Inhibitors
CSPs Can Use Alternative Methods to Alleviate Macro Cell Congestion
Small Cell High TCO
Significant Market Developments
Changes from Prior Forecast
Market Definition
Methodology
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