Global IP Exchange: Current Status and Future Prospects for IPX

  • ID: 2316150
  • November 2012
  • Region: Global
  • Innovation Observatory Ltd
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  • Acme Packet
  • Colt
  • Dialogic
  • Genband
  • Orange Wholesale
  • Syniverse
  • MORE

This report provides in-depth analysis of the emerging global IP Exchange (IPX) market. Based on interviews with IPX providers and wholesale service buyers, the study assesses the development of the IPX market and includes service provider comparisons, reviews customer needs, and provides market forecasts. It delivers insight into the opportunities open to suppliers and buyers.

Global carriers have been steadily announcing the launch of their global IPX networks. Many have also been declaring the introduction of new services to go over those networks, and initial customer contracts too. However, the market is confused, with service providers attributing the IPX brand to a wide range of different services, network types, and customer contracts. Wholesale service buyers are currently investigating IPX-based services and assessing whether they make a good strategic fit, but remain cautious.

- This report cuts through the hype, and provides a framework for analysis of the market, so that services can be compared on a like-for-like basis.
- It reviews the current and future offers of the leading IPX providers.
- It compares the offers against the market needs of the IPX READ MORE >

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  • Acme Packet
  • Colt
  • Dialogic
  • Genband
  • Orange Wholesale
  • Syniverse
  • MORE

1. IPX networks and services definitions

2. Market overview
a. Market drivers
b. Key trends

3. Analysis of customer needs and demands

4. IPX network and service providers
a. Review of service offerings
b. Comparison of key players' market positioning
c. Analysis of providers' strengths and weaknesses
d. IPX network operator and service provider profiles

5. IPX equipment markets
a. Technologies underpinning IPX networks
b. Leading providers of IPX-enabling technologies
c. Vendor profiles

6. Market size and forecasts
a. Current size of the IPX market
b. Key factors shaping the growth of the market
c. Global IPX voice market forecasts
d. Global IPX data service forecasts
e. Global IPX traffic forecasts
f. IPX revenues as a proportion of total wholesale revenues

7. Analysis of IPX-related service opportunities
a. For MVNOs
b. For mobile, WiFi and WiMAX operators
c. For fixed network operators and VoIP providers
d. For content and application providers
e. For comms equipment and device vendors
f. For network equipment and software providers
g. For IPX network operators and SPs

8. Strategic recommendations

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- Aicent
- Belgacom International Carrier Services (BICS)
- BT Wholesale
- Citic Telecom International
- Colt
- Comfone
- Deutsche Telekom ICSS
- Etisalat
- iBasis
- NTT Communications
- Orange Wholesale
- Sybase
- Syniverse
- Tata Communications
- Telefonica International Wholesale
- Telecom Italia Sparkle
- Telstra Global
- TeliaSonera International Carrier
- TNS Inc
- XConnect
- Acme Packet
- Dialogic
- F5
- Genband
- Sonus and Tekelec.

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