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Press Releases

Analyst View: BT’s competitors set to be granted access to ‘dark fibre’

Breaking News Comment

On 15 May 2015, Ofcom published its Business Connectivity Market Review – the market through which Ofcom regulates leased lines. Here are thoughts from Ovum’s Practice leader of Regulation:  Matthew Howett, Practice Leader, Regulation at Ovum BT’s competitors set to be granted access to ‘dark fibre’  As part of that, Ofcom is proposing that BT […]

Ovum declares that global MNCs are demanding more from telcos

Press Release

A recent survey by global analyst firm Ovum of more than 500 multinational corporations (MNCs) has found that ICT services buyers want much more from their global telecoms service providers when it comes to network performance and customer support.  David Molony, Principal Analyst at Ovum, suggests that the “big six” telcos with dedicated global enterprise […]

Ovum says 2G/3G networks won’t close en masse until 2020

Press Release

LTE’s appeal and increased affordability means operators in developed markets have to refarm GSM or CDMA spectrum to accommodate this demand. The next step is to close down these legacy networks, but determining the “sweet spot” for network closure is challenging, according to a new report* by global research firm, Ovum.  “For operators in transition, […]

Ovum says Data Center Interconnect a booming market for suppliers

Press Release

Revenues for data center interconnect (DCI) continue to grow at a rapid pace according to a recently completed market study* by Ovum, a global analyst firm. 2014 revenues of US$2.5bn grew more than 16% from 2013. Nearly one-half of all DCI spending in 2014 was from communications service providers (CSPs) but the Internet content provider […]

And then there were three? Nokia moves to bridge the gap with Ericsson and Huawei

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When you consider the strengths and weaknesses of Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia and their product portfolios, a merger of the two businesses seems logical. Nokia is a mobile-only equipment vendor, while Alcatel-Lucent’s strengths are in the fixed network business (especially core network and IP routing). It has long-struggled in the wireless business, and its attempts to […]