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Carrier WiFi and Small Cells in LTE and Beyond: Market Opportunities and Forecasts 2013-2018

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: Introduction
  • Executive Summary
  • Topics Covered
  • Key Findings
  • Key Questions Answered
  • Target Audience
  • Companies Mentioned
  • Chapter 2: An Overview of Carrier WiFi and Small Cell Technology
  • The Evolution Towards Heterogeneous Networks
  • What is Carrier WiFi
  • Open Access vs Mobile Data Offload Carrier WiFi
  • Convergence with Small Cell Solutions
  • What are Small Cells
  • Femtocells
  • Picocells
  • Microcells
  • Metrocells
  • Towards a Convergent Small Cell Architecture
  • Small Cell Deployment Scenarios
  • Home/Residential Deployments
  • Enterprise Deployments
  • Metro and Public Space Deployments
  • Rural Deployments
  • Carrier WiFi and Small Cell Standardization Initiatives
  • The Small Cell Forum
  • Hotspot 2.0 Task Group
  • Next Generation Hotspot
  • Chapter 3: The Business Case for the Carrier WiFi and Small Cells Market
  • Key Market Drivers
  • The Increasing Demand for Mobile Broadband
  • CapEX and OpEX Reduction
  • Higher Throughput per Cell
  • Energy Savings: Towards a Greener Network Environment
  • Market Barriers and Challenges
  • Coverage and Performance Uncertainty
  • Security Considerations
  • Interference Management
  • Mobility Management
  • Self Organisation
  • Backhaul Challenges
  • Alternative Solutions
  • The Carrier WiFi and Small Cells Value Chain
  • The Carrier WiFi and Small Cell Industry Roadmap 2013-2018
  • 2010-2012: Commercialization of Femtocells
  • 2013-2014: Managed WiFi Data Offloading
  • 2015-2018: The HetNets Era - Large Scale Integration of Macrocells, Cloud RAN Small Cells and Carrier WiFi
  • Carrier WiFi and Small Cells in LTE and Beyond: Key Trends
  • Integration of DAS
  • Small Cells as a Service (SCaaS) and Femtocells as a Service (FaaS)
  • Self Organizing Networks (SON)
  • Cloud RAN and its Impact on the Small Cell Industry
  • Proliferation of WiFi Technology in Small Cells
  • Chapter 4: Major Carrier WiFi and Small Cell Deployments
  • AT&T Mobility
  • Eircom
  • KDDI
  • Korea Telecom
  • SK Telecom
  • Optus Australia
  • SFR France
  • Sprint
  • Reliance Communications
  • Softbank Japan
  • Telefonica O2 UK
  • T-Mobile
  • Tim Brasil
  • U.S Cellular
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Vodafone
  • Zain Bahrain
  • Zain Saudi Arabia
  • Chapter 5: Vendor Landscape
  • Vendor Ranking Matrix
  • Vendor Product Portfolio and Strategy
  • ADTRAN
  • Argela
  • Airvana
  • Aptilo Networks
  • Aruba Networks
  • Alcatel-Lucent
  • Cisco
  • Contela
  • Devicescape
  • Ericsson
  • Huawei
  • Ip.access
  • Juniper Networks
  • Kineto Wireless
  • Motorola Solutions
  • NEC
  • Nokia Siemens Networks
  • Ruckus Wireless
  • Samsung
  • Ubee-AirWalk
  • Ubiquisys
  • Chapter 6: Market Analysis and Forecasts
  • The Global Carrier WiFi Market: 2013-2018
  • Global Carrier WiFi Unit Shipments and Revenue: 2013-2018
  • Global Carrier WiFi Access Point and Controller Unit Shipments: 2013-2018
  • WiFi Offload vs. Standard WiFi Access Points: 2013-2018
  • Regional Outlook of the Market: 2013-2018
  • Carrier WiFi Unit Shipments and Revenues by Region: 2013-2018
  • Asia Pacific
  • Eastern Europe
  • Latin and Central America
  • Middle East and Africa
  • North America
  • Western Europe
  • The Global Small Cell Market: 2013-2018
  • Global Small Cell Unit Shipments and Revenue: 2013-2018
  • Global Small Cell Unit Shipments and Revenue by Cell Type: 2013-2018
  • Global Femtocell Unit Shipments and Revenue: 2013-2018
  • Global Picocell Unit Shipments and Revenue: 2013-2018
  • Global Microcell Unit Shipments and Revenue: 2013-2018
  • Global Small Cell Unit Shipments and Revenue by Technology: 2013-2018
  • Regional Outlook of the Market: 2013-2018
  • Small Cell Unit Shipments and Revenues by Region: 2013-2018
  • Asia Pacific
  • Eastern Europe
  • Latin and Central America
  • Middle East and Africa
  • North America
  • Western Europe

List of Tables

  • Table 1: Carrier WiFi Vendor Ranking Matrix 2013
  • Table 2: Small Cells Vendor Ranking Matrix 2013

List of Figures

  • Figure 1: The HetNets Concept
  • Figure 2: Mobile Data Offloading via WiFi within a Carrier Network
  • Figure 3: Illustration of Small Cell Deployments within a Carrier Network
  • Figure 4: Small Cell Deployments in Home, Enterprise, Urban and Rural Scenarios
  • Figure 5: Small Cell Forum's Scope of Work
  • Figure 6: The Carrier WiFi and Small Cells Value Chain
  • Figure 7: The Carrier WiFi and Small Cells Industry Roadmap: 2013-2018
  • Figure 8: The Self Organizing Networks (SON) Concept
  • Figure 9: KDDI's 3M Strategy Vision
  • Figure 10: Carrier WiFi Unit Shipments: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 11: Carrier WiFi Revenues: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 12: Carrier WiFi Unit Shipments by Category: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 13: Carrier WiFi Unit Shipment Revenues by Category: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 14: WiFi Offload vs Standard WiFi Access Point Unit Shipments: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 15: Carrier WiFi Offload Access Point Unit Shipments: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 16: Standard Carrier WiFi Access Point Unit Shipments: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 17: WiFi Offload vs Standard WiFi Access Point Unit Shipment Revenues: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 18: Carrier WiFi Offload Access Point Unit Shipment Revenues: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 19: Standard Carrier WiFi Access Point Unit Shipment Revenues: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 20: Carrier WiFi Unit Shipments by Region: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 21: Carrier WiFi Revenues by Region: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 22: Carrier WiFi Unit Shipments in Asia Pacific: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 23: Carrier WiFi Revenues in Asia Pacific: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 24: Carrier WiFi Unit Shipments in Eastern Europe: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 25: Carrier WiFi Revenues in Eastern Europe: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 26: Carrier WiFi Unit Shipments in Latin and Central America: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 27: Carrier WiFi Revenues in Latin and Central America: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 28: Carrier WiFi Unit Shipments in Middle East and Africa: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 29: Carrier WiFi Revenues in Middle East and Africa: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 30: Carrier WiFi Unit Shipments in North America: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 31: Carrier WiFi Revenues in North America: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 32: Carrier WiFi Unit Shipments in Western Europe: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 33: Carrier WiFi Revenues in Western Europe: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 34: Small Cell Unit Shipments: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 35: Small Cell Revenues: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 36: Small Cell Unit Shipments by Cell Type: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 37: Small Cell Revenues by Cell Type: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 38: Femtocell Unit Shipments: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 39: Femtocell Revenues: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 40: Picocell Unit Shipments: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 41: Picocell Revenues: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 42: Microcell Unit Shipments: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 43: Microcell Revenues: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 44: Small Cell Unit Shipments by Technology: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 45: Small Cell Revenues by Technology: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 46: Small Cell Unit Shipments by Region: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 47: Small Cell Revenues by Region: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 48: Small Cell Unit Shipments in Asia Pacific: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 49: Small Cell Revenues in Asia Pacific: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 50: Small Cell Unit Shipments in Eastern Europe: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 51: Small Cell Revenues in Eastern Europe: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 52: Small Cell Unit Shipments in Latin and Central America: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 53: Small Cell Revenues in Latin and Central America: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 54: Small Cell Unit Shipments in Middle East and Africa: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 55: Small Cell Revenues in Middle East and Africa: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 56: Small Cell Unit Shipments in North America: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 57: Small Cell Revenues in North America: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)
  • Figure 58: Small Cell Unit Shipments in Western Europe: 2013-2018 (Thousands of Units)
  • Figure 59: Small Cell Revenues in Western Europe: 2013-2018 (USD Millions)