Huawei regained second place from NEC among microwave gear vendors in the third quarter, with Ericsson holding onto first place, according to the latest research from Infonetics Research.
Global mobile broadband subscriptions are forecast to exceed two billion in 2013 and eight billion by 2019, according to the latest edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report.
Latin America and the emerging Asia-Pacific region are forecast by Analysys Mason to zoom past the United States and Western Europe in high-speed 4G LTE deployments.
Huawei, Ericsson, Alcatel-Lucent and NEC controlled 70 percent of the point-to-point microwave transmission equipment market in the second quarter, according to the latest stats from Dell'Oro.
Facebook is teaming with Ericsson, MediaTek, Nokia, Opera Software, Qualcomm and Samsung Electronics to launch internet.org, a coalition dedicated to extending online access to developing markets via mobile devices and services.
Ericsson, Nokia Siemens Networks, and Huawei are the top vendors in the mobile radio access network (RAN) LTE equipment market, which is forecast by the Dell'Oro Group to increase at a 20 percent compound annual growth rate over the next five years.
Mobile handset data traffic is predicted to grow over 300 percent to 21 exabytes by 2017, according to the latest forecast from Strategy Analytics.
Cisco took a commanding 42 percent share of the worldwide mobile IP infrastructure market, which increased to $1.2 billion in the first quarter of 2013, according to an ACG Research blog.
The wireless industry is finally deploying 4G networks on a large scale to provide mobile broadband capabilities. But the industry is already demonstrating 5G speeds, and Samsung, Ericsson, and NTT DoCoMo are the early leaders, according to research firm Strategy Analytics.
Alcatel-Lucent took 42 percent of the market for point-to-point microwave transmission equipment in North America, according to the latest stats from Dell'Oro Group.