1. The Carrier IP Telephony market grew over 20% in the first quarter of 2014.  What is driving this growth? VoLTE.  2. How do you measure deployment activity for VoLTE services? There are two main components to this measurement.  1) … Continued


Given China’s importance to the overall Service Provider WiFi (SP WiFi) market growth rate, we are revisiting the thesis that for leading SPs, the deployment of LTE delays the rollout of SP WiFi.  We studied China Mobile’s radio infrastructure deployment … Continued


Over the past several years, many new WLAN products have been introduced by leading vendors targeting small and medium sized businesses (SMBs).  Two main product types have been used to target these businesses: Enterprise-class Access Points and Small Office Home … Continued


During the first quarter of 2014, total Enterprise Telephony revenues declined 10% sequentially.  The market is continuing to shrink due in large part to the secular decline in premise-based equipment. This trend was compounded by corporate transitions at three of … Continued



In this year’s Huawei Global Analyst Summit, Huawei discussed everything from NFV to SDN to Data Centers to Storage. Prior to the conference I had the opportunity to visit the company’s Beijing center which focuses on IP.  At only a … Continued