Global WiMAX Equipment Market to Exceed $9.4 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

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GIA announces the release of global report on WiMAX market. The world market for WiMAX is projected to exceed $9.4 billion by the year 2015. Although economic downturn has temporarily thrown the WiMAX market off guard, the situation is not absolutely depressing. WiMAX is expected to manage to recreate its momentum due to certification of greater number of mobile WiMAX-enabled tools, and robust growth in base station operation and expansion in emerging markets.

WiMAX: A Global Strategic Business Report

Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access commonly known as WiMAX is fundamentally a telecommunications technology. WiMAX is a budding market, which is gradually becoming commercially accessible. The technology provides mobile, portable, nomadic, and fixed broadband wireless connectivity which eliminates the requirement of a direct line-of-sight (LoS).

Underserved and emerging markets with non-existent or weak DSL coverage are expected to be the main targets for WiMAX growth as stated by the new market research report on WiMAX. Emerging and developing countries comprising of Eastern and Central Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific, Central America, and Latin America comprise the potential growth engines for WiMAX. India is considered as the biggest WiMAX opportunity worldwide. After witnessing a slowdown during economic recession, the US WiMAX market is expected to witness increase in WiMAX adoption due to increase in deployments in remote areas and small-towns. Mobile WiMAX is set to drive the growth of WiMAX worldwide. Factors that are expected to drive adoption of mobile WiMAX are shifts in user spending towards wireless broadband services and rationalization of communication services expenses by consumers. Fixed WiMAX equipment market, is projected to register sliding growth over the period 2006-2015.

The worldwide WiMAX market witnessed decelerated growth in the year 2009. Global economic recession resulted in a decline in average monthly revenues from business users. WiMAX operators faced several hurdles including deployment problems, financing, regulations and spectrum allocation. Long Term Evolution (LTE) platform, is expected to become a major competitive threat to WiMAX in the 4G arena. While LTE is expected to have decisive volume advantages, the time lag between advanced mobile network and 3G evolution is likely to benefit WiMAX in maintaining open market advantage in near term.

The global WiMAX equipment market is a highly competitive, fragmented, rapidly evolving and relatively new. Globally, Alvarion Ltd., Alcatel-Lucent, Airspan Networks Inc., Redline Communications Inc., and Motorola Inc. comprise the leading WiMAX equipment vendors. Leading service providers across both global and regional markets include Alpha Networks Inc., Beceem Communications Inc., BSNL WiMAX Wireless Broadband, Clearwire Communications LLC, Harris Stratex Networks, Sequans Communications, Sprint Nextel Corporation, SR Telecom & Co., and Verizon Communications, Inc

The report titled "WiMAX: A Global Strategic Business Report" announced by Global Industry Analysts, Inc., provides a comprehensive review of market trends, competitive scenario, technological overview, product introductions/innovations, and recent industry activity. The study analyzes market data and analytics in terms of equipment sales for regions including North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World. The report also analyzes the market in terms of subscriber base.

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Global Industry Analysts, Inc., (GIA) is a reputed publisher of off-the-shelf market research. Founded in 1987, the company is globally recognized as one of the world's largest market research publishers. The company employs over 800 people worldwide and publishes more than 1100 full-scale research reports each year. Additionally, the company also offers thousands of smaller research products including company reports, market trend reports, and industry reports encompassing all major industries worldwide.

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