Stefan Pongratz, Senior Director at Dell’Oro Research, has given SCWS World his insight on the global small cells market, challenges and the changing ecosystem. Read his thoughts below. Q: How has the global small cells market changed in the last … Continued


We just published our latest Carrier Economics Report – covering the second half of 2017 and detailing capital expenditure (capex), revenue, capital intensity, and subscriber trends by region for the top wireless and wireline telecom carriers. With publication of the … Continued


I just finished up three days of meetings at OFC 2018. I wanted to share a few of the key highlights from the show relating to Optical Transport. First, I think the components market is gearing up nicely to enable … Continued


Last week, I attended the Mavenir Analyst Day in Dallas, Texas. It has been nine months since Mavenir was spun-out of Mitel, and the timing was right for Mavenir to inform the analyst community what the “new” Mavenir was all … Continued


The Microwave Transmission market dropped to a new quarterly revenue low in 2Q17, declining 18 percent year-over-year (Y/Y). The main factors driving this disappointing quarter was a sharp reduction of purchases in the Indian region and broad slowdown in the … Continued


The Storage Systems market – including both External Storage (arrays) and Internal Storage (inside servers) – is projected to go through a number of transitions for the next few years that will change how storage is used, the types of … Continued


Yesterday, Sonus Networks and GENBAND announced they were merging the two companies into one company. Both companies are key players in the Carrier IP Telephony market enabling Service Providers and enterprises to move into the IP world with digital transformation … Continued


I had the opportunity to meet and interact with key stakeholders in the mobile infrastructure industry last week during the MWC show in Barcelona and came away with some thoughts: 2017 will be challenging but better than 2016 Operators don’t … Continued


February 23, 2017 Arris has been a top player in the Broadband Access market which till recently has been largely serving households and small-to-medium businesses in North America.  With its acquisition of Ruckus’ Wireless LAN business, in one bold move, … Continued