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Courtney Munroe

Group Vice President of Worldwide Telecommunications Research

Courtney Munroe is responsible for IDC’s continuous research on global Telecommunications trends. The core research includes the evolution of WAN networking to Software Defined Hybrid Wide Area Networking, and the impact of Digital Transformation on the WAN architecture. His research focus also includes consumer and Enterprise networking requirements and analysis the Communications Service Provider strategies as they transform to implement new business models.


Mr. Munroe was formerly Vice President at Probe Research, where he established and directed Probe's Telecom Services programs. Prior to joining Probe, Mr. Munroe was Associate Director of Global Telecom Service Markets at Northern Business Information. He has also worked at DRI/McGraw-Hill, an economic forecasting company.


  • B.A. in Economics from Columbia University
  • Attended the University of Wisconsin
  • Frequent speaker, presenter and moderator at industry conferences as well as participating in numerous consulting projects, and providing analysis for multiple media outlets.
On June 20–21, 2018, Equinix held a summit for financial and industry analysts in New York City. The event highlighted the strong growth and positive outlook for one of the leading and innovative colocation providers. A few key highlights: ...
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This IDC study examines the global telecommunications wireline business market share for 2017.The $306 billion telecommunications wireline business market is still dominated by top 10 major communications service providers from various regi...
U.S. Colocation Services Market Shares, 2017: Consolidation Reshapes the Industry

Jun 2018 - Market Share - Doc # US44000118

by: Courtney Munroe,  Kumar Abhishek

This IDC study provides worldwide market share data for the colocation services market for the calendar year 2017."The colocation market continues to be the dynamic engine and center of the cloud ecosystem. The companies represented in this...
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Analyst Location

United States


Mobility, Telecommunications


Worldwide, North America