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Feb 20, 2014, 17:09 ET

Retention of Subscribers in the $163 Billion US Voice Services Market will be Critical for Service Providers, says Insight Research Corp.

 Facebook's $16 Billion acquisition of startup WhatsApp is the latest example of how the mature voice market is being challenged by alternative...

Jan 31, 2014, 14:07 ET

Worldwide Telecommunications Industry Revenue to Reach $2.4 Trillion in 2019, says Insight Research Corp.

The global telecommunications industry continued to advance in 2013 and 2014, but at a slower rate than predicted a year ago, according to a new...

Nov 25, 2013, 17:19 ET

US Cable System Operators Offset Video Losses with Growth in Business Services, says Insight Research Corp.

U.S. Cable and Satellite service providers are losing three quarters of a million residential video subscribers each year, but investors are not...

Jan 28, 2013, 15:04 ET

Worldwide Telecommunications Industry Revenue to Reach $2.2 Trillion in 2013, says Insight Research Corp.

The global telecommunications industry was not immune to economic forces in 2012 that slowed growth from earlier predictions, according to a new...

Jan 14, 2013, 16:11 ET

Financial Services Companies Will Spend $1 Trillion on Telecommunications Services and Equipment Over The Next Five Years, Says Insight Research

 The global financial services industry is expected to spend just over one trillion dollars over the next five years on telecommunications...

Dec 12, 2012, 19:41 ET

Telecommunications Capital Expenditures Spending to Hit $1.2 Trillion Over Five Years, Says Insight Research

 Capital expenditures (capex) by telecommunications service providers globally is expected to increase at a compounded rate of 1.5 percent,...

Sep 27, 2012, 15:40 ET

US Cable System Operators Chasing a Declining, Competitive Market with Push into Business Services, says Insight Research Corp.

While the US Cable TV Multiple System Operators (MSOs) in 2012 may generate over $7 billion in annual revenues providing telecommunications...

Jul 16, 2012, 15:46 ET

Consumer and Business Spending on Carrier Ethernet Services Will Hit $5 Billion in 2012, But Spending Growth Is Slowing, says Insight Research Corp.

US enterprises and consumers are expected to spend more than $47 billion over the next five years on Ethernet services provided by carriers,...

Mar 30, 2012, 08:00 ET

Telcos and CableCo Small Business Units Poised to Take a Revenue Hit, Predicts Insight Research Corp.

 Over the next five years, all of the major U.S. telcos and cable TV MSOs are expected to lose small business customers to a new crop of hosted...

Jan 03, 2012, 17:39 ET

Worldwide Telecommunications Industry Revenue to Reach $2.7 Trillion by 2017, says Insight Research Corp.

 The global telecommunications industry continues to expand as spending by consumers and businesses for wireless services fuels industry...

Nov 10, 2011, 16:03 ET

Mobile Apps Geared to Enterprises Will Generate More Than $150 Billion Globally for Solution Providers Over Next Six Years, Says Insight Research Corp.

Enterprises across many vertical industries are adopting various wireless-capable applications such as VoIP calling with fixed mobile convergence...

Oct 13, 2011, 14:43 ET

When Buying Telecommunication Services, US Hispanic Over-Index, Says Insight Research

In 2011, US ethnic communities will spend $77.9 billion on telecommunications services, accounting for nearly one-third of all residential telecom...

Sep 07, 2011, 17:42 ET

Consumer and Business Spending on Carrier Ethernet Services Will Nearly Triple Over Five Years, says Insight Research Corp.

US enterprises and consumers are expected to spend more than $44 billion over the next five years on Ethernet services provided by carriers,...

Jun 13, 2011, 15:16 ET

Web 2.0 Apps to Generate $455 Billion For Mobile Carriers, Fixed Line Operators, and Third Parties Over Five Years, Says Insight Research Corp.

In 2011, telecommunications carriers and third-party software developers worldwide are expected to generate just over $35 billion in new revenue by...

Feb 03, 2011, 14:50 ET

Worldwide Telecommunications Industry Revenue to Top $25.6 Trillion Over Five Years, Says Insight Research

Despite the unsteady state of the domestic US economy, the worldwide telecommunications industry is expected to continue expanding over the next...

Aug 17, 2010, 15:35 ET

Easy to Build, Quick to Deploy, Mashups Apps to Generate More Than $100 Billion for Telcos Over the Next Five Years, Says Insight Research Corp.

In 2010, telecommunications carriers worldwide are expected to generate just over $1 billion in new revenue by helping build and deploy mashups,...

Jun 28, 2010, 16:50 ET

US Hispanics Will Spend $257 Billion on Telecommunications Services over the Next Five Years, Says Insight Research Corp.

Over the next five years, US Hispanic communities will spend $257 billion on telecommunications services, accounting for 17 percent of all...

Jun 02, 2010, 13:41 ET

Enterprise Spending on Carrier Ethernet Services Will Top $37 Billion Over Five Years, Says Insight Research

US enterprises and consumers are expected to spend more than $37 billion over the next five years on Ethernet services provided by carriers,...

Mar 22, 2010, 13:48 ET

Telecommunications Capital Expenditures Spending to Hit $224 Billion by 2015, Says Insight Research

Capital expenditures (CAPEX) by telecommunications service providers globally is expected to increase at a compounded rate of 2.4 percent, from...

Jan 27, 2010, 19:27 ET

Telecommunications Private Line Services Revenue to Decline through 2012, Says Insight Research Corporation.

After years of steady growth, the $34 billion private line services market is entering a period of declining revenue, says a market analysis study...