Group Vice President and Consulting Partner, Worldwide Telecommunications
Team: Custom Solutions
Worldwide Telecom Services Database
Mark A. Winther is Group Vice President and Consulting Partner of Worldwide Telecommunications at IDC. In this role, Mr. Winther leads the Global Telecom Consulting practice at IDC. This helps clients meet their planning, business, and market intelligence needs. His global consulting team leverages the knowledge assets of more than 150 communications analysts worldwide to effectively develop solutions and services that global clients require. Projects delivered by the telecommunications consulting practice cover M2M and mobile enterprise applications, VOIP and Unified Communications, Asian mobile data demand, SDN, NFV and next generation infrastructures, global service provider benchmarking, small business churn causes, and data center sourcing models.
Prior to his role in consulting Mr. Winther managed IDC’s syndicated research services for telecommunications. This covered IP convergence, mobile broadband, mobility applications, advanced voice and converged services, residential broadband and fiber markets.
Mr. Winther is the founding producer of IDC’s GTI - Global Telecom Indicators, a continuously updated database of revenues, financials and operational statistics for over 550 telecom, cable TV and satellite TV operators worldwide. Enabling operator performance cross comparisons by geography, market segment, and product offers, IDC GTI is a one-stop-shop for understanding the $1.4 trillion telecommunications industry.
Mr. Winther is a frequent speaker at industry events worldwide such as Capacity Asia, Mobile World Congress, Oracle Open World, Policy Control Forum; and at private client events .
Mr. Winther joined the International Data Group family in 1984 when he joined LINK Resources Corp. LINK Resources was fully merged into IDC in 1993. Prior to joining IDG, Mr. Winther served as managing editor at QV Publishing Inc., a major publisher of newsletters and market research reports on new media markets.
Telecom and Cable Service Provider M&A Analysis for the First Half of 2013
Mark Winther, Ragupathy Vellappa, Venkatesh Mahale
Sep 2013 - Doc # 243281 Insight
This IDC Insight provides an overview and analysis of telecom and cable service provider network M&A deals disclosed in the first half of 2013. The document is limited to M&A deals in which the acquirer company would take operational con ...purchase document
Orange Business Services 2013 Analyst Conference: Trusted Business Partner
Melanie Posey, Courtney Munroe, Mark Winther, Nav Chander, Carrie MacGillivray, Christina Richmond, Christian A. Christiansen
Aug 2013 - Doc # 242554 Insight
This IDC Insight summarizes Orange Business Services' (Orange) annual analyst conference held in Paris on July 9 and 10, 2013. While there were no net-new announcements or strategic shifts, IDC analysts noted new messaging around competi ...purchase document
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