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C-RAN Market By Architecture Type (Centralized-RAN, Virtualized/cloud-RAN) By Component (Infrastructure, Remote radio units, Baseband units, Fronthaul, Software) By Network Type (3G, LTE & 5G) By Deployment Type (Indoor, Outdoor) - Growth, Future Prospects & Competitive Analysis, 2016 - 2028

About this report

The global C-RAN market report explores the critical analysis of the C-RAN industry using key parameters. The report consists of investment strategies, the need for investments in the C-RAN industry, and the multiple benefits for the investors. Importantly, this report sets out major changes in the global technical regulations for the C-RAN industry and how economic and non-economic barriers are helping the C-RAN market grow. Moreover, the report analyzes the global, regional, and country-level historic and forecasted market size. The report also provides a comprehensive analysis of key investment propositions, demand and supply gap, competitors positioning, STAR analysis, SRC analysis, and Tornado analysis. Key technological developments and other analyses such as porter's five forces analysis, PESTEL analysis, value chain analysis, etc.

REPORT ATTRIBUTE DETAILS

C-RAN Market by Volume

Yes

C-RAN Market by Value

Yes

C-RAN Market, Tornado Analysis

Yes

C-RAN Market, STAR Analysis

Yes

C-RAN Market, SRC Analysis

Yes

C-RAN Market, Import-Export Data

Yes (On Demand)

C-RAN Market Pricing Analysis

Yes (On Demand)

C-RAN Market Segment Analysis

By Architecture type (RAN and Virtualized/cloud-RAN)

·         By Components (infrastructure, remote radio units, baseband units, frontal, software, services, consulting, design and deployment, maintenance and support and Others)

By Network Type (3G and LTE 5G)

By Deployment Model (indoor and outdoor)

C-RAN Market, Regional Analysis

North America (US and Canada)

Europe (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, and the Rest of Europe)

Asia Pacific (China, India, Japan, South Korea, South East Asia, and the Rest of Asia Pacific)

Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, and the Rest of Latin America)

Middle East and Africa (GCC Countries, South Africa, and the Rest of the Middle East and Africa)

C-RAN Market Key Companies

Altiostar; ASOCS Ltd; Cisco Systems, Inc.; Telefonaktiebolaget; LM Ericsson; FUJITSU; Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd; NEC Corporation; Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.; Nokia Corporation; ZTE Corporation

C-RAN Market Competitive Landscape

Market Share Analysis

Competitive Benchmarking

Key Players Market Positioning

Geographical Presence Analysis

Major Strategies Adopted

 

Key Highlights of the report

How are the major segments performing in the C-RAN market?

  • In 2021, the centralized-RAN segment will dominate the C-RAN market's share due to technological advancements offered for optical, wireless, and IT communications systems, which are expected to grow.   
  • In 2021, the infrastructure segment dominated the Global C-RAN market due to the rapid adoption of radio technology and architecture to meet the 5G requirements.
  • In 2021, the LTE& 5G segment accounted for the largest market share due to massive data traffic growth and rigorous power consumption impact by the current network architecture.
  • In 2021, the outdoor-led deployment model segment dominating in the market due to the C-RAN deployment architecture by mobile operators in outdoor environments providing better coverage in areas including urban markets and stadiums.

Which region dominated the C-RAN market?

North America is expected to dominate the highest market share in the global C-RAN market. The key players in the region are introducing services for wireless mobile networks in the regional market. Such collaborations drive market growth in the North American region. Moreover, telecom operators' high investment in R&D is expected to propel the C-RAN technology in the North American region. Furthermore, this Region has become valuable for the global C-RAN market of inventions and developments such as LTE and 5G networks.

How US Market is Performing in the C-RAN market?

The US market is expected to dominate the highest market share in the North American C-RAN market. The key players in the region are introducing services for wireless mobile networks in the regional market. Such collaborations drive market growth in the US country. Moreover, telecom operators' high investment in R&D is expected to propel the C-RAN technology in the US area.

What is the competitive environment of the C-RAN market?

The rising demand for wireless infrastructure worldwide to enhance the communication network increases competition among the market players. In addition, market players are also expanding their businesses on the global level to expand their global reach, which supports revenue generation for the company. For instance, in March 2020, Nokia announced the acquisition of Elenion Technologies. Nokia can expand its market footprint by addressing the critical and rapidly evolving optical connectivity requirements of 5G, cloud, and enterprise networking with Elenion's technology expertise and unique design platform and services.

Executive Summary

What technical developments are being developed in the Global C-RAN Market?

The market players are developing new software and hardware in the global C-RAN market. For instance, in February 2019, ASOCS Ltd., a pioneer in RAN virtualization, announced the launch of a 5G in-building solution. ASOCS' solution combines 5G and edge cloud capabilities in a single software stack. The solution is intended for the in-building market and enterprise needs. Similarly, in October 2019, NEC corporation announced the launch of a smart cities platform based on FIWARE in India. The platform is built on the open-source platform of the FIWARE Foundation, which supports Next Generation Service Interfaces, a globally accepted open standard interface for data management. As a result, the new platform is ideal for seamless integration with smart city projects that collect and process data from a wide range of smart city applications.

Which are the key investments by the C-RAN market players?

The market players are investing in the urban markets due to high demand for the latest technology, improved communication networks, and others supporting the investments by market players. For instance, Verizon Wireless is moving forward with plans to deploy Cloud-RAN network architecture and continue deploying distributed antenna systems (DAS) and small cells to meet growing capacity demands in urban markets.

Some of the major players in the market are Altiostar; ASOCS Ltd; Cisco Systems, Inc.; Telefonaktiebolaget; LM Ericsson; FUJITSU; Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd; NEC Corporation; Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.; Nokia Corporation; ZTE Corporation.

What are the Major Driving Factors for the C-RAN Market?

The advancements toward fifth-generation wireless technology are major factors driving the market growth. The 5G network has the fastest growth due to the adoption of 5G has led to a large amount of mobile data traffic traversing the network. The increasing adoption of high-speed and large network coverage and technological innovation in telecommunications are expected to increase the growth. The C-RAN provides key advantages, including reduced power costs, capacity and traffic fluctuation and others. Additionally, the increasing popularity of smartphones and tablet sales across the globe is likely to increase the growth of the C-RAN market. Furthermore, the demand for 5G communication infrastructure is anticipated to rise the demand for C-RAN network solutions.

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What are the Major Risks for the C-RAN Market?

The need for high initial investments is the major restraint of the C-RAN market. The requirement to follow security standards negatively impacts the C-RAN market. Additionally, the stringent government policies to follow security standards hamper the market growth. Such factors are restraining the growth of the Global C-RAN market.

Which is the key network type in the C-RAN market?

The network type outlook segment is classified into 3G, LTE & 5G. The LTE& 5G segment accounts for the largest market share due to massive data traffic growth and rigorous power consumption impact by current network architecture, resulting in high-cost burdens for network operators, which is expected to grow the C-RAN market.

How is the C-RAN market performing in regions?

North America is expected to dominate the highest market share in the global C-RAN market. The key players in the region are introducing services for wireless mobile networks in the regional market. Such collaborations drive market growth in the North American region. Moreover, telecom operators' high investment in R&D is expected to propel the C-RAN technology in the North American region. Furthermore, this Region has become valuable for the global C-RAN market of inventions and developments such as LTE and 5G networks. These factors are expected to grow the Global C-RAN market in North American Region.

The increasing deployment of C-RAN architecture as an initiative to commercialize the 5G in such countries as China and Japan is propelling the growth of the C-RAN in the Asia-Pacific region during the forecast period. Additionally, The South Korean government is supporting these networks provider to offer commercialization of 5G technology.

What is the regulatory landscape for the C-RAN market?

The governments are supporting the deployment of C-RAN as it enhances the country's infrastructure, which is favorable for market growth. Furthermore, the adoption of wireless technologies in various industries, including automobiles, construction, mining, and others. In addition, the C-RAN is enhancing the capabilities of the defense system of the countries. Thus, due to these factors, governments support the deployment of C-RAN.

What is the Market Size of C-RAN regarding value?

The Global C-RAN market is anticipated to grow at a substantial CAGR of 22.50% in the upcoming years. The global C-RAN market industry was estimated to be worth USD 10.5 billion in 2021 and was expected to be worth USD 35.48 billion by 2028.

What are the major players planning for the future of the C-RAN market?

In the global C-RAN market, the market players are collaborating with others to develop new technologies and deploy the wireless infrastructure worldwide, which is anticipated to support the market players during the forecast period. For instance, in February 2018, Intel, Nokia, and Verizon collaborated on new ground-breaking Cloud RAN architectures to provide the flexibility required for the operator's future services and IoT in the cloud requirements. The trial advances Nokia and Intel's collaboration to develop the next technological step in Cloud RAN, Verizon's vRAN 2.0 architecture, which will put everything except the radio network in the cloud.

Segmentation of Global C-RAN Market 

Global C-RAN Market – By Architecture Type

  • Centralized-RAN
  • Virtualized/cloud-RAN

Global C-RAN Market – By Component

  • Infrastructure
  • Remote radio units
  • Baseband units
  • Fronthaul
  • Software
  • Services
  • Consulting
  • Design and deployment
  • Maintenance and support
  • Others

Global C-RAN Market – By Network Type

  • 3G
  • LTE & 5G

Global C-RAN Market – By Deployment Type

  • Indoor
  • Outdoor

Global C-RAN Market – By Region

  • North America
    • US
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • France
    • UK.
    • Italy
    • Spain
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • South-east Asia
    • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East & Africa
    • GCC Countries
    • South Africa
    • Rest of Middle East and Africa

Frequently asked questions about the global C-RAN market   

The advancements toward fifth-generation wireless technology are major factors driving the market growth. The 5G network has the fastest growth due to the adoption of 5G has led to a large amount of mobile data traffic traversing the network. The increasing adoption of high-speed and large network coverage and technological innovation in telecommunications are expected to increase the growth. The C-RAN provides key advantages, including reduced power costs, capacity and traffic fluctuation and o

The Global C-RAN market is anticipated to grow at a substantial CAGR of 22.50% in the upcoming years. The global C-RAN market industry was estimated to be worth USD 10.5 billion in 2021 and was expected to be worth USD 35.48 billion by 2028.

North America is expected to dominate the highest market share in the global C-RAN market. The key players in the region are introducing services for wireless mobile networks in the regional market. Such collaborations drive market growth in the North American region. Moreover, telecom operators' high investment in R&D is expected to propel the C-RAN technology in the North American region. Furthermore, this Region has become valuable for the global C-RAN market of inventions and developments su

Some of the major players in the market are Altiostar; ASOCS Ltd; Cisco Systems, Inc.; Telefonaktiebolaget; LM Ericsson; FUJITSU; Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd; NEC Corporation; Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.; Nokia Corporation; ZTE Corporation.

In 2021, the centralized-RAN segment will dominate the C-RAN market's share due to technological advancements offered for optical, wireless, and IT communications systems, which are expected to grow.

C-RAN Market Scope

Report Attribute Details
Market Value in 2021 USD 10.5 billion
Market Value in 2028 USD 35.48 billion
CAGR 22.50%
Benchmarking Year 2021
Past data 2016 – 2021
Forecast period 2022 – 2028
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Published Date:  Nov 2022
Category:  Networking and Communications
Report ID:   60812
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