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Global Telecoms Trends for 2016 - Big Data, M2M, Sharing Economy, Wearables, 5G

Global Telecoms Trends for 2016 - Big Data, M2M, Sharing Economy, Wearables, 5G

This report provides a valuable insight into the developments and trends taking place in the worldwide telecoms market. It presents a snapshot of the overall global telecoms market including key statistics such as overall telecoms capital expenditure (CAPEX) and telecoms revenue. Statistics and information on the overall number of fixed lines; Internet users; mobile subscribers (worldwide and by region); text messages; top carriers'; outsourcing; MVNO and telecoms M&A market statistics are also provided on a global level.  

The report focuses on the global mobile and broadband markets and includes information and statistics on mobile handsets; 3G and prepaid markets as well as global trends in mobile revenue; ARPU; call charges; termination rates, roaming and number portability. Statistics presented for the broadband market include global broadband subscribers; regional share of broadband subscribers and the top broadband countries. Global statistics on broadband access technologies are provided as well as preliminary data on broadband speeds and prices. Please note: this report only includes information on selected countries and regions in order to demonstrate global trends for specific country and region statistics and information please see separate reports. 

Subjects covered include:

  • Key global telecoms statistics;
  • Key global broadband statistics and trends;
  • FttH analyses and global market statistics;
  • Key global mobile statistics and trends including 3G;
  • Mobile handset market statistics;
  • Prepaid trends and market statistics;
  • Global trends in mobile revenue; ARPU; call charges; termination rates, roaming and number portability;
  • Global trends and statistics for mobile data.


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • GLOBAL TELECOMS - BIG PICTURE STATISTICS
    • KEY GLOBAL TELECOMS STATISTICS - SUBSCRIBERS, REVENUE, CAPEX, TRAFFIC, TOP CARRIERS
      • Key global trends for telcoms industry
        • Table Global - telecom statistics at a glance - 2013; 2015
      • Global mobile key statistics
        • Table Global - subscriptions, unique subscribers and annual change - 2009 - 2015
        • Table Regional - mobile subscribers - 2009 - 2014
        • Table Global - mobile broadband market share by technology - 2013, 2014, 2018
        • Table Regional - mobile broadband subscriptions - 2010 - 2014
        • Table Regional - mobile broadband penetration - 2010 - 2014
        • Table Top ten OECD countries by wireless broadband subscriptions - 2012; mid 2014
      • Global Internet key statistics
        • Table Global - Internet users and annual change - 2009 - 2015
        • Table Global - fixed broadband subscribers and annual change - 2005 - 2015
        • Table Regional -Market share of fixed broadband subscribers - 2014
        • Table Global - broadband subscribers by access technology - Q1 2014
        • Table Global - broadband market share by access technology - Q1 2013; Q1 2014
      • Global telecommunications expenditure
        • Table Global - telecoms CAPEX - 2008 - 2015
        • Table Global - mobile CAPEX - 2011 - 2020
      • Global telecoms revenue
        • Table Global - telecoms services revenue - 2008 - 2015
        • Table Global mobile and mobile data revenue - 2012 - 2020
      • Global telecoms traffic
        • Table Global mobile data traffic - 2000; 2011 - 2015; 2019
        • Table Regional mobile data traffic growth forecast - 2014 - 2019
      • Satellite services
        • Table Global - total satellite industry revenue - 2008 - 2014
        • Table Global - satellite services revenue - 2003 - 2014
        • Table Global - satellite broadband revenue - 2009 - 2014
      • Ranking of top carriers
        • Table Global top 16 mobile parent carriers by subscribers - 2014
        • Table Major 17 fixed-line parent carriers by subscribers - 2014
      • Conclusion
  • THE INTERNET OF EVERYTHING - BIG DATA, M2M, CLOUD COMPUTING AND DATA CENTRES
    • M2M; INTERNET OF EVERYTHING AND BIG DATA
      • Analysis of the M2M and IoT market in 2015
      • Key issues that will make or break the M2M market
        • Table Global M2M module market- 2011; 2012; 2015; 2018
        • Table Global M2M connections - 2010 - 2015
      • Internet of `Things' (IoT)
      • Who will dominate the IoT market?
      • Cyber-physical systems
      • Telcos and the science of Big Data
        • Table Global spending on Big Data - 2013; 2018
      • From SCaDa to IoT
      • Sensors
      • Radio-frequency identification (RFID)
      • Application examples
    • CLOUD COMPUTING
      • The cloud computing revolution
        • Table Global Platform as a Service (PaaS) revenue - 2014 - 2018
        • Table Global Software as a Service (SaaS) revenue - 2014 - 2018
      • Cloud computing for government
      • Cloud computing for enterprise
        • Table Global enterprise spending on cloud services and infrastructure - 2011 - 2017
      • The complexities of cloud computing
      • Unified Communications (UC) and the cloud
      • Cloud computing market statistics
      • How to manage and secure big data
      • Cloud technology trends and opportunites
      • Conclusion
    • DATA CENTRES
      • The changing market of data centres - market analysis
      • Key global data centre trends and statistics
      • Increasing environmental considerations
        • Table Global investment in green data centres - 2012 - 2015
      • Selective outsourcing
      • Glimpses of the future
  • KEY EMERGING TRENDS
    • THE SHARING ECONOMY
      • Computer transactions, not people, are driving the need for all-fibre networks
      • Collaborative consumption
      • Examples of sharing economy services
      • Transport a key area for the sharing economy
      • Crowdsourced WiFi
        • Table Global - homespots by the major providers - 2014
    • LTE-A AND MOBILE 5G
      • 5G technologies and services
      • Recent developments
      • 5G platform for M2M and IoT - smart homes and smart cities
      • Analysis - Moving from 4G to 5G
      • Conclusion: Will telcos be able to harness the new business opportunities of 5G?
    • WEARABLE DEVICES
      • 5G technologies and services
      • Recent developments
      • 5G platform for M2M and IoT - smart homes and smart cities
      • Analysis - Moving from 4G to 5G
      • Conclusion: Will telcos be able to harness the new business opportunities of 5G?

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