IDC's Worldwide CSP Operations Taxonomy, 2015
This IDC study provides a detailed description of IDC's worldwide communications service provider (CSP) operations market taxonomy. For 2015, the taxonomy includes individual foundation markets grouped within three market segments: operational support systems (OSSs), business support systems (BSSs), and orchestration. IDC's worldwide CSP operations market taxonomy is the basis for IDC's CSP operations research studies and forecasters worldwide."IT and network investments by CSPs in OSSs, BSSs, and service orchestration and network orchestration include analytics/Big Data, cloud, and IoT innovations being driven by the evolving market needs of customers seeking greater value from service providers that offer new capabilities that complement core communications offerings," according to Elisabeth Rainge, research vice president, CSP operations.