North American contact center applications earned $2.49 bln in 2006
The North American contact center applications markets made considerable progress in 2006, growing by a healthy 6.9%. North American contact center applications markets earned revenues of $2.49 bln in 2006 and estimates this to reach $3.67 bln in 2013.
Latin-American next-generation enterprise voice to earn $775.8 mln by 2012
Hosted IP and next-generation enterprise voice services market in Latin America earned revenues of $37.0 mln in 2006 and estimates this to reach $775.8 mln in 2012, Frost & Sullivan reports.
VOIP carrier market exceeded $1 bln in Q3 2007
Worldwide IP telephony carrier market quarterly revenues exceed $1 bln for the first time in Q3 2007. The strong market results were due in large part to robust softswitch revenues, Dell’Oro Group says.
IP phone revenues reached $750 mln in Q3 2007
Worldwide IP phone revenues exceeded $750 mln in Q3 2007, growing more than 40% compared to the same period in 2006, due in large part to strong demand for IP lines to the desktop, Dell’Oro Group says.
Converged voice services to generate $8.6 bln in 2011
Nearly 85% of consumers that prefer converged voice services would pay $20 per month for the service. CVS could be generating over $8.6 bln annually in the US and $1.1 bln in Canada by 2011.
35% of Americans have never tried VOIP
Some 35% of respondents to an In-Stat consumer survey of primarily North American users still only use voice services from their mobile providers. Nearly 50% of respondents would use the Internet from an unlimited data package in place of other rich media services given the right pricing.
9 mln US VOIP subscribers in 2006
Yankee Group announced that consumer VoIP adoption continued at an aggressive pace in 2006, growing more than 125% and reaching more than 9 mln subscribers. Consumer VoIP services made headway by penetrating 9% of all US households, up from 4% in the previous year. VoIP is evolving beyond being a residential phone equivalent and is […]
Business IP phones to generate $649 mln in Asia-Pacific by 2011
Shipments of business IP telephones to Asia/Pacific will top 16 mln units in 2011, reflecting a compound annual growth rate of 26%. Revenue from graphical display IP telephones will reach $649 mln in the same year, Gartner reports.
IP line shipments up 30% in Q2 2007
Dell’Oro Group reveals that shipments of IP lines grew an impressive 30% in Q2 2007 over Q2 2006, due in large part to demand driven by small businesses.
72% of businesses plan to migrate voice apps to IP network
72% of businesses expect to migrate mobile voice and data applications to an IP network by the end of 2008, AT&T says. More than 70% of US companies have already set guidelines for employees who use mobile technology and work remotely. Compared to these numbers, only a minority of surveyed firms in Europe and Asia-Pacific […]
Chinese VOIP minutes up 11.8%
The duration of IP calls in China was almost 110 bln minutes up to September 2006, an 11.8% increase YTY. IP calls accounted for 43% of long-distance call duration, ReportLinker says
60% of small and medium businesses to buy VOIP in 2011
IP Lines will grow from slightly less than 20% of lines shipments into SMBs in 2006 to almost 60% in 2011. In contrast, digital and analog line shipments will decline at an average of 10% a year through 2011. Traditional systems will fair even worse, declining to less than 5% of the total market by […]
1.2 bln SIP users by 2012
By 2012 almost half of all telecom users will be using at least one SIP-based service, but more than likely will have many services from multiple devices able to communicate with other users and services across the Web and between enterprise and public networks. This will generate over $150 bln in service revenue annually with […]
34 mln VOIP subscribers worldwide in 2006
Total Voice over IP (VoIP) subscribers worldwide increased by 34 mln subscribers in 2006, In-Stat says. The European consumer VoIP market increased by over 14 mln subscribers in 2006. US wireline operators added only 4 mln VoIP subscribers in 2006. In 2011, the US will represent only 18% of the global consumer VoIP market. By […]
US IP communications market to grow to $30 bln by 2007
The total US IP communications and managed services opportunity (including managed IP-PBX, managed security, managed backup/business continuity, managed networks, VPNs and web hosting in the US SMB space) is estimated to be over $30 bln for 2007 and will grow at a CAGR of 15.6% out to 2010, AMI Partners says. Over 10% of US […]
Western European IP phone market up 47% in 2006
Shipments of Internet Protocol telephones to companies in Western Europe grew by 47% in 2006, to 4.2 mln units. Cisco led with a 24% share, its shipments up by 36% on 2005. Alcatel and Siemens took second and third place, Gartner says.
71% of US VOIP market is cable-based
JupiterResearch found the ability to successfully bundle broadband telephony with other relevant services will continue to drive consumers’ adoption of cable-based VoIP, which currently accounts for 71% of the VoIP telephony market. Growth in cable-based VoIP will drive the market going forward. After more than 10 years in the telephony business, cable operators have finally […]
22 mln VOIP customers bought their VOIP from cable company in 2006
Worldwide cable telephony subscribers increased to over 22 mln in 2006, up sharply from 15.8 mln in 2005. Cable telephony service revenues are also growing at a rapid pace and are projected to reach $10.4 bln in 2007, up from $7.9 bln in 2006. North America will account for two-thirds of the worldwide service revenues […]
20% of US businesses use VOIP
VoIP is currently used by 20% of US businesses, but 44% of these businesses’ voice lines remain TDM. Robust business adoption of VoIP will continue, as In-Stat predicts that two-thirds of US businesses will have some form of VoIP service by 2011. Multiple VoIP solutions are used by 36% of businesses that have adopted VoIP, […]
9.5 mln Americans buy VOIP from cable companies
In-Stat research on the US cable telephony market shows that there are currently 9.5 mln cable telephony subscriber households in the country, which is equal to 8% of total US households. This total rose by 60% in the past twelve months. In 2006, US cable TV operators racked up $4.5 bln in revenues from their […]
10.6 mln VOIP users in the US
More than 10.6 mln US households now have at least one active VoIP user, up from approximately 9 mln households at the end of Q3 2006. The emergence of the cable operators as a dominant market force seems to have slowed the growth of the client-based VoIP market, with only Skype showing gains in this […]
9.53 mln broadband VOIP in China by 2011
The number of broadband VoIP subscribers in China served by telecom carriers is expected to rapidly expand to 9.53 mln by the end of 2011, up from 720,000 in 2006. Virtual VOiP carriers had 1.1 mln consumer subscribers by the end of 2005, and In-Stat estimates that the number was around 1.23 mln at the […]
Hosted VOIP to have 3 mln customers by 2010
In-Stat believes the US hosted VoIP market will continue to grow steadily to slightly more than 3 mln seats in service by 2010, with revenues exceeding $2 bln. Worldwide VoIP seats will reach 7.6 mln by 2010.
3.8 mln new US households signed up for VoIP in 2006
The US market for VoIP advanced dramatically in 2006, adding 3.8 million VoIP households in 2006, reports In-Stat. Consumer VoIP adoption will drive wholesale VoIP revenues to $3.8 billion by 2010 from $1.1 billion in 2006. International wholesale VoIP termination/origination revenues is experiencing declining growth rates. Long-haul wholesale VoIP will experience significant migration of TDM […]
By 2010 34% of residential phones in the US will be VoIP
Growth is expected in US VoIP market, as the broadband-based phone technology is forecast to make up 34% of all US residential landlines by 2010, or 25.5 mln subscribers, up from just 10% and 9.5 mln subscribers in 2006. A majority of cable telephone subscriptions use VoIP. Worldwide, Europe has the largest telecommunications market, measuring […]
267 mln residential VOIP subscribers worldwide by 2012
Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) telephone services, which 2006 counted less than 38 mln subscribers worldwide, should have a subscriber base of over 267 mln in 2012, ABI Research says.
Hosted VOIP to generate $2 bln by 2010
Hosted VoIP will continue to experience dynamic growth over the next few years, with projected revenues exceeding $2 bln by 2010, In-Stat says. In-Stat projects US hosted VoIP seats in service will continue to grow steadily to over 3 mln in 2010, up from 373,000 in 2006. Cost savings remains the primary attraction to hosted […]
60% of VOIP revenues to be driven by VOIP phones in 2010
While today, less than 16% of total VoIP chip revenues are attributed to IP phones, this segment will represent close to 60% of total sales by 2010. Revenues associated with VoIP ICs will grow from $613.7 mln in 2006 to $2.63 bln by 2010. Infrastructure revenues associated with VoIP chips will make up only 13.6% […]
7.9% of US households use VoIP
7.9 % of US households now use a VoIP telephone service, up from 6.5 % at the end of Q2 2006, In-Stat reports. Vonage and Time Warner Cable continue neck-and-neck among facilities-based VoIP subscribers with an estimated 1.7 mln and 1.6 mln active households respectively. Skype continues to dominate among client-based VoIP services with 2.1 […]
164 mln IP phones to ship in 2010
Total IP phone annual shipments will grow from 10 mln units in 2006 to 164 mln units in 2010. Only 40% of IP PBX seats are currently configured with IP phones. Cisco leads the business IP phone market with a 43% market share. The next closest competitor is Avaya, at 12%, In-Stat says.
9.9 mln business IP phones sold in 2006
The number of business IP phones sold will grow from 9.9 mln in 2006 to 45.8 mln in 2010, In-Stat says. Although over 40% of the respondents to an In-Stat survey did not have specific plans for securing VoIP deployments, the majority did have budgets in place to do so.
US VOIP market up 18% in Q3 2006, 18.2 mln subscribers, 1.95 mln is Vonage
US VOIP subscribers grew 18% to 8.2 mln in Q3 2006, according to TeleGeography. VoIP revenues reached $732 mln across the United States, compared with Q3 2005 level of $298 mln. Vonage led the market with 1.95 mln subscribers, followed by Time Warner with 1.64 mln. Comcast was #3 with 1.35 mln, surpassing Cablevision with […]
Residential VOIP to generate $4.1 bln in 2010
Worldwide VoIP equipment revenue will rise to $11.9 bln in 2010, expanding at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 24.7% from $3.95 bln in 2005, as presented in the figure below and attached. The VoIP market encompasses three user segments: Private Branch Exchanges (PBXs) for enterprises, infrastructure operated by service providers and residential-access equipment. […]
VOIP network support serices to generate $1.27 bln by 2010
An evolutionary shift in the worldwide VoIP equipment market will push network support services spending to $1.27 bln in 2010, IDC predicts.
Migration to VOIP to generate $15 bln over 5 years
The IT service market related to the migration to IP telephony will reach $15 bln within the next five years, with a 36.2% compound annual growth rate from 2005 through 2010, Gartner says.
Cellular VOIP services to generate $18.6 bln in the US in 2006
By 2012, cellular VoIP services are forecast to generate revenues of $18.6 bln (EUR 15.3 bln) in the USA and $7.3 bln (EUR 6.0 bln) in Western Europe, compared with fixed VoIP revenues of $11.9 (EUR 9.8 bln) in the USA and $6.9 bln (EUR 5.7 bln) in Western Europe, according to Analysys. By 2015, […]
$500 mln worth of IP phones sold in Q2 2006
IP Telephone market posted strong results in Q2 2006, growing 42% YTY to reach over $500 mln, Dell’oro Group reports
4.7 mln users pay for PC-to-phone calling
The number of subscribers to retail VoIP services rose by 83% during 2005, from 10.3 mln at the beginning of 2005 to over 18.7 mln subscribers worldwide by the end of 2005. Point Topic estimated the number of people paying for PC-to-phone calls at 4.7 mln. When combined with the retail VoIP total, this increases […]
IP phone sales up 53% in 2005
The sale of IP phones grew 53% in 2005 over the 2004 and 23.8% between Q1 2005 and Q2 2005, according to Synergy Research Group. The entire market will grow at 30.4% YTY and 13.7% between Q1 2006 and Q2 2006.
23.7% of home-based businesses interested in VOIP
The number of US households with income-generating or corporate home offices are more than twice as likely to implement VoIP in the next 12 months compared with households in general, IDC says. Currently, 39.1% of corporate home offices and 23.7% of home-based businesses are interested in or using VoIP. In contrast, only 10.8% of households […]
6.9 mln VOIP subscribers in the US in Q2 2006
US subscribers to Internet-based telephone services grew 21% to 6.9 mln in Q2 2006. VoIP revenues for Q2 2006 were up 173% at $607 mln across the United States, compared with a year-ago level of $221 mln, TeleGeography reports. Cable TV companies now account for 60% of VoIP subscribers, up from 52% in mid-2005. Vonage […]
US VOIP market shares: Vonage – 53.9%, Verizon – 5.5%, Callvantage – 5.5%, SunRocket – 4%, Lingo – 2.6%
Households subscribing to pure-play subscription VoIP services, who are either replacing or complementing existing traditional landline services, increased from 2.2 mln in Q1 2006 to 2.9 mln in Q2 2006. Vonage continues to own the largest market share of pure-play subscription VoIP consumers with a 53.9% share. Verizon VoiceWing and AT&T CallVantage were tied for […]
39.1% of corporate offices and 23.7%% of home-based businesses interested in using VOIP
Home office households have historically been early adopters of advanced technology, and this pattern continues with VoIP communications. The number of US households with income-generating or corporate home offices are more than twice as likely to implement VoIP in the next 12 months compared with households in general, IDC says. Currently, 39.1% of corporate home […]
Western European VOIP phone shipments up 35% in 2005
Shipments of VOIP phones to businesses in Western Europe grew by 35% in 2005, to 2.8 mln units. Cisco Systems continued to lead this market, with a 24% share, followed by Alcatel and Siemens, Gartner says.
44 mln US households to use VOIP by 2010
IDC predicts that residential US VoIP subscribers will grow from 10.3 mln in 2006 to 44 mln in 2010. The latest IDC forecast shows that VoIP will be used in 62% of broadband households in 2010. This forecast is based on the market assumption that the increasing penetration of broadband into homes combined with consumers’ […]
36% of commercial hotspot operators think of VOIP as killer app
Trustive researched more than 100 Hotspot operators with more than 44,000 Hotspots in Europe, Asia and the US. 80% of the operators have at least one roaming agreement with a hotspot aggregator. Almost 20% of the current revenue is coming from roaming. The three most used hotspot aggregators were Trustive (45%), iPass (43%) and Boingo […]
100 mln mobile VOIP users by 2011
Services such as VOIP, video, music, radio, news and instant messaging coupled with mobile devices such as a WiFi enabled iPod, and the ubiquity of broadband will result in 100 mln consumer mobile VOIP users in 2011, ON World says. WiFi enabled mobile entertainment devices will make up 36% of all mobile VOIP devices sold […]
100 mln Skype subscribers
Skype reported reaching a 100 mln subscriber level, up from 54 mln in September 2005.
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