With increasing ICT management complexity and new communication environments, telecom service providers are demanded to extend their service portfolios from traditional telecom services toward IT-related offerings such as datacenter and managed services. Twice a year, IDC's Latin America Semiannual Business ICT Services Tracker® provides detailed market sizing, market share, and five-year forecast data, including market values as well as company size and vertical segmentation.
This tracker provides total market size and vendor share for the following technology areas. Measurement for this tracker is in connections, lines, subscriptions, and end-user revenue.
- Business fixed voice
- Business fixed data
- Business Internet
- Business mobile voice
- Business mobile data
- Managed services
- Latin America (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Perú, Venezuela, and the rest of Latin America)
Forecasts for this tracker are updated semiannually and include five years of historical data and five years of annual market projections. Forecasts are available at the regional and country levels. Examples of the forecasts included in this tracker are as follows:
Core Forecast Coverage
- Company size
- Vertical markets
This tracker is delivered on a semiannual basis with tools such as pivot tables. Deliverables for this tracker are listed below. For a complete delivery schedule please contact an IDC sales representative.
- Historical and forecast data
IDC's tracker data is developed using a rigorous methodology that includes well-planned and well-coordinated local, regional, and worldwide data cross-checks combined with a proprietary advanced data consolidation and analysis data platform managed by IDC's Worldwide Tracker organization. Data sources used in the process of determining IDC's tracker numbers include, but are not limited to:
- In-country local vendor interviews
- Distribution data feeds
- Worldwide and regional vendor guidance
- ODM data
- In-country local channel partner discussions
- Import records
- Feedback from component suppliers
- Vendor briefings and public financial reports