Has Samsung Unknowingly Revived The Old Handset/Equipment Ecosystem Strategy?
- ID: 2270490
- October 2012
- Analysys Mason Group
Samsung appears to have unknowingly revived the traditional device/equipment ecosystem at the right time: when all other major mobile network equipment manufacturers have exited the device market, and devices are once again a differentiator for communications service providers. In this Comment, we examine Samsung's strategy and its implications for other players.