Insights, Predictions

#2 – CSPs enjoy one last hurrah before online media providers take the lead

Thanks to easy accessibility through Internet-enabled devices and a more complete selection of online content, consumers are moving away from media consumption via their TVs. Therefore, their choice of media provider will be less based on product packaging, like triple play, from communication service providers, and increasingly more on providers that give the best quality access at the best possible price.
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Published November 29, 2013.


Insights, Predictions

#4 – Demise of the group operator concept, rise of the lean and local models

  Summary: In 2014, it will become apparent that operators with lean organisations and a strategic focus supported by efficient long-term partners will define operational model best practice. Just as low-cost airlines have been transforming the airline industry with their lean and cost-efficient business model, with national/government airlines taking note and attempting to follow suit; the […]
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Published November 29, 2013.


Insights, Predictions

#5 – WiFi edges mobile in connected devices

Growth in connected device numbers will continue to accelerate, particularly in M2M applications, but in 2014 most of the growth will depend on Wi-Fi connections rather than mobile. Now that the most valuable applications for connectivity have been deployed, the high costs and complexity connecting devices over mobile will push the next use cases to Wi-Fi.
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Published November 29, 2013.