Global Carrier Wi-Fi Equipment Market 2012-2016

  • September 2013
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  • Infiniti Research Limited
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  • 95 pages

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Carrier Wi-Fi Equipment Market to grow at a CAGR of 33.34 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing need for data offloading. The Global Carrier Wi-Fi Equipment Market has also been witnessing wide acceptance of voice over Wi-Fi. However, interoperability issues between cellular and Wi-Fi networks could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.

TechNavio's report, the Global Carrier Wi-Fi Equipment Market 2012-2016, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market in the Americas and the APAC and EMEA regions; it also covers the Global Mobile Carrier Wi-Fi Equipment market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

The key vendors dominating this space include Alcatel-Lucent SA, Aruba Networks Inc., Cisco Systems Inc., Ericsson AB, Nokia Solutions and Networks, and Ruckus Wireless Inc.

The other prominent vendors mentioned in this report are 4ipnet Inc., Airspan Networks Inc., Alvarion Ltd. (Wavion), Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc., EION Wireless, Gemtek Technologies Co. Ltd., GoNet Systems Ltd., Handlink Technologies Inc., Hewlett-Packard Co., Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., RFNet Technologies Pte Ltd., Proxim Wireless Corp., Shyam Networks Ltd., Strix Wireless Systems Pvt. Ltd., Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc., Ubiquiti Networks Inc., Vivato Inc., and ZTE Corp.

Key questions answered in this report:

What will the market size be in 2016 and what will be the growth rate?
What are key market trends?
What is driving this market?
What are the challenges to market growth?
Who are the key vendors in this market space?
What are the market opportunities and threats faced by key vendors?
What are the strengths and weaknesses of each of these key vendors?
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Research methodology is based on extensive primary and secondary research. Primary research includes in-depth interviews with industry experts, vendors, resellers and customers. Secondary research includes Technavio Platform, industry publications, company reports, news articles, analyst reports, trade associations and the data published by Government agencies.

Table Of Contents

01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
03. Introduction
04. Market Research Process
Research Design
Research Methodology
05. Scope of the Report
Market Overview
Product Offerings
06. Wi-Fi Standard
07. Carrier Wi-Fi
08. Standard Bodies
08.1 Wi-Fi Alliance
08.2 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
08.3 Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA)
08.4 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
09. Industry Standard for Carrier Wi-Fi
09.1 Access Network Discovery and Selection Function
09.2 Hotspot 2.0
10. Traffic Offloading Options for Mobile Operators
11. Wi-Fi Business Case for the Operators
12. Requirements of Carrier-grade Wi-Fi
13. Market Landscape
13.1 Market Overview
13.2 Market Size and Forecast
13.3 Global Smartphone and Tablet Computer Market
Global Smartphone Market
Global Tablet Computer Market
Global Wi-Fi Market
Carrier-driven Wi-Fi Offload Market
13.4 Five Forces Analysis
14. Geographical Segmentation
15. Buying Criteria
16. Market Growth Drivers
17. Drivers and their Impact
18. Market Challenges
19. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
20. Market Trends
21. Trends and their Impact
22. Vendor Landscape
22.1 Competitive Scenario
Key News
Recent Mergers and Acquisitions
22.2 Market Share Analysis 2012
22.3 Other Prominent Vendors
23. Key Vendor Analysis
23.1 Alcatel-Lucent SA
Business Overview
Alcatel Lucent SA: Geographical Presence
Key Information
SWOT Analysis
23.2 Aruba Networks Inc.
Business Overview
Key Information
SWOT Analysis
23.3 Cisco Systems Inc.
Business Overview
Key Information
SWOT Analysis
23.4 Ericsson AB
Business Overview
Business Segmentation
Ericsson A.B: Geographical Presence
Key Information
SWOT Analysis
23.5 Nokia Solutions and Networks Oy
Business Overview
Business Segmentation
Key Information
SWOT Analysis
23.6 Ruckus Wireless Inc.
Business Overview
Key Information
SWOT Analysis
24. Other Reports in this Series

List of Exhibits

Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Wi-Fi Standards and their Interrelation
Exhibit 3: Carrier Wi-Fi
Exhibit 4: Carrier Wi-Fi versus Enterprise Wi-Fi
Exhibit 5: Wi-Fi : Till Date
Exhibit 6: Wi-Fi Cellular Integration Standards
Exhibit 7: Carrier Wi-Fi Market: Evolution
Exhibit 8: Carrier-Grade Wi-Fi Requirements
Exhibit 9: Wi-Fi Equipment
Exhibit 10: Global Carrier Wi-Fi Equipment Market 2012-2012 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 11: Global Smartphone Market 2011-2015 (units in million)
Exhibit 12: Global Tablet Computer Market 2011-2015 (units in million)
Exhibit 13: Wi-Fi Applications
Exhibit 14: Wi-Fi Chipset Shipment (units in billion)
Exhibit 15: Key Offloading Requirements
Exhibit 16: Global Carrier Wi-Fi Equipment Market by Geographical Segmentation 2012
Exhibit 17: Growth of Global Mobile Data Traffic 2012-2016 (Exabyte per month)
Exhibit 18: Global Mobile Data Supported Device Market 2012-2016 (units in billion)
Exhibit 19: HSPA/HSPA+/LTE Global Deployments by 2012
Exhibit 20: Global Mobile Subscription 2012-2016 (units in million)
Exhibit 21: Proportion of Data Usage 2016
Exhibit 22: Offload Traffic from Mobile Devices 2012-2016
Exhibit 23: Heterogeneous Network
Exhibit 24: Wi-Fi Cellular Roaming
Exhibit 25: Mobile Broadband Penetration by Geography 2012
Exhibit 26: Voice over Wi-Fi: Benefits
Exhibit 27: Fixed Mobile Convergence
Exhibit 28: Global Carrier Wi-Fi Equipment Market by Vendor Segmentation 2012
Exhibit 29: Aruba Networks Inc.: Products and Solutions
Exhibit 30: Aruba Networks Inc. : Quarter-wise Revenue in FY2012
Exhibit 31: Cisco Systems: Business Segmentation
Exhibit 32: Business Segmentation of Ericsson
Exhibit 33: Ericsson A.B: Quarter-wise Revenue in 2012 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 34: Business Segmentation of Nokia Solutions and Networks
Exhibit 35: Ruckus Wireless: Quarter-wise Revenue in 2012 (US$ million)

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