IDC's United StatesEnterprise Communications Services analyzes enterprise demand for WAN networking services. It covers Layer 1, Layer 2, and Layer 3 WAN connectivity, as well as Internet access and emerging value-added services. The research examines service provider strategies for targeting the enterprise market and evaluates the competitive positioning of a variety of players, including traditional telecom providers, competitive carriers, and new market entrants. The program also explores demand-side market dynamics and the factors fueling enterprise WAN evolution.
Markets and Subjects Analyzed
Service provider cloud strategies
Profiles of unique and innovative services and companies
Emerging business telecom value-added services trends
Demand-side analysis developed from IDC's WAN Manager Survey
U.S. Enterprise Telecommunications MarketScape
Carrier Ethernet Services Market Forecast and Analysis
Ring Services Market Forecast and Analysis
Private Line Services Market Forecast and Analysis
Packet Services Market Forecast and Analysis
Service Provider Earnings Analysis
U.S. WAN Manager Survey of Enterprises
Telcos in the Cloud
Enterprise Migration Trends
U.S. Telecommunications Services Forecast and Analysis
In addition to the insight provided in this service, IDC may conduct research on specific topics or emerging market segments via research offerings that require additional IDC funding and client investment.
Key Questions Answered
Which technologies are best positioned to benefit from migration trends?
What applications will drive demand for Ethernet WAN and wavelength services?
How do cloud-based software solutions impact enterprise wireline communication service choices?
What are the factors and emerging trends influencing enterprise data migration, technology adoption, and telecom purchasing decisions?
What are the competitive strengths and weaknesses of the various players targeting the enterprise telecommunications market in the United States?
Which providers are best positioned to service multinational corporations with end-to-end telecom connectivity solutions?
How will service providers differentiate their Ethernet and IP VPN WAN service offerings?
United States Enterprise Communications Services
IDC's United States Enterprise Communications Services research examines how business network service providers are positioning themselves to compete in the data networking market. This service reviews the strategies, market positioning, and future direction of several providers in the business network services market, including:
AT&T, BT, Cbeyond, CenturyLink, Charter Business, Cogent, Comcast Business, Cox Business Services, CSC, EarthLink, Frontier Communications, Level 3, MASERGY, NTT, Optimum Lightpath, Orange Business Services, Sidera Networks, Reliance Globalcom, Sprint, Tata Communications, Time Warner Cable Business Services, T-Systems, tw telecom, Verizon, Windstream, XO Communications, and Zayo Group.
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