These reports are our free research publications that integrate IEMR’s latest survey results and forecasting models with our views on industry trends and your competitors’ strategies. FreeSight also provides summary information on our latest surveys and forecasts with key insights into business and brand strategy implications.
These are our detailed market research reports that provide insights into industry trends in key sectors and regions worldwide. With Outlooks, clients get access to comprehensive intelligence on a country-by-country basis, including: country market forecasts using IEMR’s proprietary forecasting models, results of our Brand Image and Strategy Surveys, Competitor Analysis, and strategic and regulatory factors affecting sector performance in a given country.Outlooks can be bundled, covering multiple countries at a significant cost savings for our Client Members. IEMR’s Enterprise Clients and Enterprise Research Partners get FREE access to all Outlook reports.
Our Competitor Insights provide intelligence on strategies and prospects of firms in our core competency areas-- Wireless Telecommunications, Health Care, and Finance. You will get information on management backgrounds, key CONSUMEREADY™ and EXPORTREADY™ information about firms, proprietary financial metrics developed by IEMR, and strategic risks facing the firm. Competitor Insights can also be bundled, covering multiple companies at a significant cost savings for our Client Members. IEMR’s Enterprise Clients and Enterprise Research Partners get FREE access to all Competitor Insight Reports.
Carrier / Mobile Operator Forecast
Our Carrier / Mobile Operator Forecasts are produced on a quarterly basis and are based on our proprietary, country-specific forecasting models. Mobile Forecasts will give you access to over 400 series on a country and technology basis. Mobile Forecasts are available for purchase as publications on a country basis or Member Clients can choose a specific series per country for download through our website. Mobile Forecasts can be bundled, covering multiple countries at a significant cost savings for our Client Members. IEMR’s Enterprise Clients and Enterprise Research Partners get FREE access to all Mobile Forecasts.
CONSUMEREADY™ provides detailed branding information on countries and companies from our on-going international consumer surveys. Choose the company and/or country you are interested in and see how consumers feel about its brand. COSNUMEREADY™ provides detailed demographic information on brand strengths and marketing strategies that are crucial to know when competing in international markets. CONSUMEREADY™ can be bundled, covering multiple countries at a significant cost savings for our Client Members. IEMR’s Enterprise Clients and Enterprise Research Partners get FREE access to all CONSUMEREADY™ reports.
These are our detailed strategy reports and forecasts on key trends in the global broadband industry. IEMR's broadband forecasts are some of the most extensive in the industry covering 57 markets globally. We cover all access technologies including dial-up, DSL, cable modem, Fibre-to-the-home (FTTH), Fibre-to-the-building (FTTB), LAN, fixed wireless access, ethernet services, leased line services, FTTx, satellite access, and wireless access services. Our Broadband Content research provides detailed strategy reports and forecasts on trends in broadband content around the world. Areas covered include: Digital Music Downloads in the fixed broadband, and mobile space, IPTV, Video on Demand, and trends in broadband content and multimedia.
Broadband Mobility / WiMax and LTE Strategy
These reports provide comprehensive strategic analysis of the emerging broadband mobility area including the Long Term Evolution (LTE) and mobile WiMax technologies. For Mobile WiMax, our vendor and ecosystem intelligence consists of Global WiMax Customer Premises Equipment (CPE) device models, vendor technologies, MIMO Configurations, Chipsets used in vendor devices, vendor WiMax Infrastructure Partners, and other WiMax CPE partners of various global vendors.
Consumer Handset Strategy
These reports provide comprehensive forecast of global, regional, and country-specific connections of mobile devices by various technologies. For each country, region, and globally, we provide historical (2007 and 2008) data and forecasts (2009 - 2013) for the following series: Total connections (000s) and connections for various technology families, including: GSM family (2G GSM, WCDMA, HSPA, LTE), TD-SCDMA, cdmaOne, CDMA2000 1XRTT, CDMA 1XEV-DO, Mobile WIMAX, and other (TDMA, PDC, iDEN, analogue).
These databases provide one of the most comprehensive reviews of announced network infrastructure services contracts in the telecommunications industry on a quarterly basis. Clients receive databases of 6200+ current and historical deals signed by network infrastructure vendors across 33 market segments (including IP Infrastructure, VOIP, LTE, WiMax, etc.). Our historical and current data covers deals signed by 500+ vendors with over 2700 of their customers which include telecom carriers, cable companies, broadcasters, government organizations, and other institutions (such as universities, airport authorities, etc). These databases also provide vendor-specific and segment-specific intelligence to our clients.
Enterprise Mobility Strategy
Our Enterprise Mobility Strategy practice provides strategic insights into opportunities and constraints facing end-user enterprises such as large corporations and Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) when it comes to the deployment and management of their mobility solutions. Through surveys of executives (such as CEO, CIOs), IT managers, and end users, we look at the current state of the market around enterprise mobility, including: mobile strategy development, deployment of mobile devices across the enterprise, issues around mobile security, and operator/vendor case studies of enterprise deployments.
LBS / GPS Strategy
Our LBS / GPS Strategy practice area provides strategic insights into the global Location Based Services (LBS) and Global Positioning System (GPS) areas. The increasing use of GPS-enabled mobile handsets, together with the availability of LBS applications in portal stores such as Apple's Apps Store and Google's App Market will result in greater traction for LBS in the global mobile market place.Our LBS Market Forecasts provide comprehensive, country-specific forecasts of LBS users, ARPU, and revenue metrics going out to 2013 for 50 countries and 6 regions in the world. For each country, region, and globally, we provide forecasts for the following categories within the LBS market: Voice-Guided In-Car Navigation, Voice-Guided Pedestrian Navigation, Mobile Maps, Mobile Maps Applications (weather, restaurant guides, traffic, etc.), People Tracking, Location Enabled Search and Advertising, and Other LBS Applications (e.g. Proximity-based actuation, Proximity-based notification, etc.)
Mobile Payments / Mobile Commerce Strategy
Mobile Payments and Mobile Commerce are the next frontier in mobile application development and usage among consumers. As part of our Mobile Payments practice area, IEMR provides detailed data, forecasts, and strategy technical reports on mobile payments usage among consumers, the types of payment technologies used globally (SMS, WAP / Browser-based, USSD, NFC, etc.), and the strategic and technical issues faced by financial services institutions, mobile operators, service and technology providers, retailers / merchants, and other players in the mobile ecosystem.
Mobile Multimedia Strategy
With the advent of 3G and 4G networks, multimedia usage among consumers has increased rapidly. Our Mobile Multimedia Strategy practice aims at providing our clients with the best surveys and forecasts on data usage among consumers worldwide. Based on both demand-side surveys and supply-side interviews, we cover all aspects of Mobile Multimedia including mobile music, mobile games, personalisation, premium content, social networking, and mobile TV.
Network Equipment and Services Strategies
With the growth of internet use and mobile multimedia services demand across the world, carriers face significant CAPEX pressure that will cause them to increase deployments of new switching and routing equipment and services. As part of our Network Equipment and Services practice, we provide a comprehensive overview of market trends, dynamics, drivers, players, and products in the switching and routing market.