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Global Telecoms Trends for 2017 - Fibre Networks, LTE, 5G, Video Streaming, Smart Nations

Global Telecoms Trends for 2017 - Fibre Networks, LTE, 5G, Video Streaming, Smart Nations

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 TRENDS FOR 2017
    • SUMMARY OF KEY GLOBAL TELECOMS TRENDS
      • The importance of broadband
      • The digital, sharing and interconnected economy
      • Key global trends for telcoms industry in 2017 and beyond
    • IOT,M2MAND BLOCK CHAIN
      • Analysis of the M2M and IoT market
        • Table Machine-to-machine applications and technologies, by dispersion and mobility
      • Global M2M market
      • Blockchain and Smart Contracts - building on the Bitcoin platform
  • BROADBAND TECHNOLOGIES - FIBRE TRENDS
    • GLOBAL FIXED BROADBAND MARKET
      • Fibre optic technologies for the next 50 years
      • Market-led demand for FttP is picking up
      • Mobile broadband: killer app for FttP
      • Positive outlook for investments in backbones
        • Table Global Internet Bandwidth Growth by Tb/s - 2010 - 2014; 2019
      • Global fixed broadband market summary and statistics
        • Table Global - Internet users and annual change - 2009 - 2016
        • Table Global - fixed broadband subscribers and annual change - 2005 - 2016
        • Table Regional - market shares of fixed broadband subscribers - 2014; 2015
        • Table Global - broadband market share by access technology - 2013; 2016
        • Table Global - average broadband speed by mb/s - 2012 - 2015
        • Table Top 10 countries by high broadband connectivity of above 10Mb/s - 2014; 2015
        • Table Top 27 countries by high broadband connectivity of above 10Mb/s - 2015
        • Table Global - total broadband services revenue - 2011 - 2018
      • Top 17 major fixed-line carriers worldwide by subscribers
        • Table Major 17 fixed-line parent carriers by subscribers - 2014
  • MOBILE TECHNOLOGIES - LTE AND 5G TRENDS
    • GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND - LTE, VOLTE, LTE-A, LTE-B AND 5G
      • Introduction
      • Global LTE overview
      • Global LTE subscriptions and deployments
        • Table Global LTE subscribers and annual change - 2011 - 2020
        • Table Global LTE network growth - 2010 - 2015
        • Table Regional market share of global LTE subscriptions - 2012 - Q3 2015
        • Table LTE as percentage of all mobile connections - 2014; 2019
        • Table LTE equipped devices by category - 2014; 2019
      • Global VoLTE overview
        • Table VoLTE launches - April 2015
      • 5G technologies and services
      • Recent developments
      • LTE-A - Key statistics
      • LTE-B - eMBMS
      • 5G platform for M2M and IoT - smart homes and smart cities
      • Conclusion: Will telcos be able to harness the new business opportunities of 5G?
  • DIGITAL MEDIA - VIDEO STREAMING TRENDS
    • GLOBAL MOBILE AND FIXED VIDEO STREAMING MARKET
      • Definitions
      • The video streaming market
        • Table Global IPTV subscribers - 2010 - 2016
      • Online video media
        • Table Global OTT video streaming revenue - 2015; 2020
      • Video-On-Demand services
      • Industry insights
      • Brief case studies
        • Table Netflix domestic and international subscriptions - 2011 - Q1 2016
        • Table Netflix consolidated revenue - 2009 - Q1 2016
        • Table Online video unique visitors - top online video properties in the US - 2010; 2012; 2014; 2015
      • Video streaming over mobile networks
      • Conclusion: The future of video in telecoms
  • SMART INFRASTRUCTURE - SMART CITY TRENDS
    • GLOBAL SMART CITIES
      • Defining smart cities
      • Smart city challenges becoming clearer
        • Table Estimates on world Smart City investments markets - 2012
      • Published smart city statistics
        • Table Consumers rank the most useful mobile app categories by country
        • Table Consumers rank the most useful mobile app categories by age
      • The use of telecommunications in smart cities
      • Smart buildings
      • Smart Cities and the open data dilemma
      • Connected homes gaining market share
      • Alphabet, Microsoft, Samsung and Apple target smart Home market
      • Smart Factory - Industry 4.0
      • Standards
      • Working groups
      • Smart Cities, Smart Councils
      • A great city is much more than a smart city

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