Technology market research firm Infonetics Research, now part of IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), today reported that the global service provider voice over IP (VoIP) and IP multimedia subsystem (IMS) equipment market grew 12 percent in 2014, to $4.2 billion, as operators continue to transform their networks to be simpler, more cost effective, and able to offer next gen voice services, chiefly voice over LTE (VoLTE).
Infonetics’ early edition Service Provider VoIP and IMS Equipment and Subscribers report contains vendor market share, forecasts and preliminary analysis for the global carrier VoIP and IMS market for the fourth quarter of 2014 (4Q14) and the full-year 2014.
“The service provider VoIP and IMS market posted solid growth in 2014 due to VoLTE deployments and network transformation projects. We feel positive about 2015 with VoLTE activity continuing and voice over WiFi (VoWiFi) beginning to ramp,” Diane Myers, principal analyst for VoIP, UC and IMS at Infonetics Research, said.
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IMS AND VOIP REPORT SYNOPSIS
Infonetics’ quarterly carrier VoIP and IMS report provides worldwide and regional market share, market size, forecasts through 2019, analysis and trends for trunk media gateways, SBCs, media servers, softswitches, voice application servers, HSS, CSCF, BGCF, MGCF, IM/presence application servers, and subscribers. Vendors tracked: Alcatel-Lucent, BroadSoft, Dialogic, Ericsson, GENBAND, Huawei, Mavenir, Metaswitch, NEC, Nokia Networks, Oracle, Radisys, Sonus, ZTE,others. To purchase the report, contact www.infonetics.com/contact.asp.