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Cloud Radio Access Network Market by Technology, Component, Deployment Venue, and Region - Global forecast to 2022

Cloud Radio Access Network Market: Global forecast until 2022

  • July 2017
  • 133 pages
  • ID: 5045703
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The centralization technology is expected to lead the targeted outdoor urban areas segment, with the projected market size of ##.## (##%) million by 2022.
Virtualization accounted for nearly ##% of the market share in terms of technology in 2016, and is expected to grow at a CAGR of ##.##% from 2017 to 2022.


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The Cloud Radio Access Network market is anticipated to grow at a Compound Annual Rise rate of 10.70 percent during the forecast period.

The sector for C-RAN is forecasted to grow from $681.60M in 2017 to $1132.30M by 2022, at a compound annual growth rate of 10.70 percent. 4G and 5G accessibility and the reduction of Capital Expenditure and Operational Expenditure are the main factors driving the increase of the overall C-RAN market.

Government and security standards are anticipated to be the main restraints for the C-RAN market. Regulatory policies differ from nation to nation and from business to business. The structure of these varying regulatory policies, along with changing macroeconomic factors, makes it difficult for vendors to meet the end-users' requirements.

Consulting segment is intended to have the largest part of market share during the outlook period.

Consulting services are used to provide an enhanced strategic outlook, improve performance efficiency, and transform enterprise business operations.

Consulting services help in lowering risks, reducing complexities, and raising the Return on Investment. These services can be customized, are easily applicable, and deliver maximum product assurance.

Virtualization technology is forecasted to have the larger market size during the estimate period.

A conservative base station consists of Base Band Units and Remote Radio Heasds. Centralized RAN pools BBUs in a centralized location where they are clustered with other BBUs. Virtualized RAN moves the base band processor to a data center; therefrom, it can also be termed as cloud RAN.

North America continent is anticipated to witness the more significant increase rate during the outlook period.

North America (NA) is anticipated to witness the top compound annual growth rate during the estimate period. Elements such as continual rise in the mobile network, growing business complexities, and unregulated nature of the internet are driving the increase of the C-RAN market in North America continent. The North American area is also anticipated to have the biggest market share during the outlook period. The territory has gained a lot of momentum in C-RAN and related technologies, including Network Function Virtualization. Along with this, 5G is also said to be gaining a huge traction and is considered to be a very important application.

In the process of finding out and checking the market value for various segments and sub-segments collected by secondary research, extensive primary audit sessions were managed with main people.

• By Company Size: Tier I - 21.0 percent, Tier II - 35.0 percent, and Tier III - 44.0 percent

• By Designation Level: C-suite - 35.0 percent, D-level - 40.0 percent, and Others - 25.0 percent

• By Area: North America (NA) - 38.0 percent, EU - 32.0 percent, Asia-Pac - 10.0 percent, and MEA - 20.0 percent

The main C-RAN vendors are Nokia Corporation, Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO), Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., ZTE Corporation, Altiostar, Ericsson AB, Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., NEC (Nichiden TYO:6701), Fujitsu (TYO:6702), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), Mavenir, and ASOCS Ltd..

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The C-RAN market has been split on the basis of basis of technologies (centralization technology and virtualization technology), services (consulting, planning and implementation, maintenance and support, and training), deployment venues (important public venues, targeted outdoor urban areas, high-density urban areas, and suburban and rural areas), components (solutions and services), and localities (North America continent, Europe (EU), Asia Pacific (APAC), Middle East (ME) and African continent, and Latin America area).

C-RAN solutions facilitate mobile communication by helping mobile operators deliver high-quality mobile communication services while maintaining steady rise and profitability. Deployment of C-RAN architecture is gaining prominence, due to the rising number of network subscribers and surge in data transmission rates. In order to benefit a challenging advantage, big numbers of telecom operators are working on backhaul and fronthaul units to rise subscribers by providing latent-free services.

The study will facilitate the market top players and new sector entrants in the C-RAN market in these ways:

1. The document breaks down the market into different subsegments, therefrom it includes the industry overall. It offers the best approximations of the revenue data for the global market and the sub-segments. The industry numbers are further split across different areas.

2. The analysis helps in understanding the global increase of the market. It offers info on the top market drivers, market restraints, opportunities, and alternatives.

3. The market research helps in understanding the players better and provides additional insights to enhance the organization's position in the sector. The market research also presents the positioning of the main actors established on their product offerings and strategic management.

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