Developed Asia-Pacific Telecoms Services Forecast for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises 2017-2022 – Research and Markets

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Telecoms Services Forecast for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: Developed Asia-Pacific 2017-2022" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering.

"Operators' revenue from SMEs in developed Asia-Pacific will stabilise as mobile data continues to dominate the market, offsetting revenue decline in other legacy services."

This report provides an outlook on the telecoms services market to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in developed Asia-Pacific (DVAP), including country views for Australia and Japan. It provides forecasts for fixed and mobile voice and data network services, as well as other business services, including security and cloud services.

This report provides:

  • forecasts for operator services to SMEs
  • an estimate of the total market for new business services and the share that operators may achieve for each service
  • quantification of revenue, connections or users, and ARPU for each service and each SME segment (micro, small and medium)
  • demographic data on the number of employees, enterprises and sites within each segment
  • data for the region as a whole and for two countries
  • individual profiles for Australia and Japan.


Geographical coverage

Regions modelled

Developed Asia-Pacific

Countries modelled individually



Enterprise size


Micro (0-9 employees)

Small (10-49 employees)

Medium (50-249 employees)



  • Voice, messaging and handset data
  • Mobile broadband
  • IoT connectivity (mobile and LPWA)


  • Narrowband and VoBB
  • ADSL/SDSL, vDSL, FTTP/B, cable, BFWA, other fixed broadband
  • Dedicated connections up to 100Mbps, >100Mbps and up to 1Gbps, and >1Gbps
  • Traditional managed services
  • IoT connectivity

Other business services

  • Unified communications
  • Security
  • Co-location and hosting
  • Private cloud
  • Software-as-a-service (SaaS, public cloud)
  • Platform-as-a-service (PaaS, public cloud)
  • Infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS, public cloud)
  • Enterprise mobility
  • Desktop management

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Executive summary: Operators' overall revenue from SMEs will be stable as revenue from data connectivity and other business services grows
  2. Regional forecasts
  3. Operators' revenue form SMEs will stabilise as mobile data continues to dominate the market, offsetting revenue decline in other legacy services
  4. All SME segments will deliver revenue growth, driven by an increase in mobile data and other business services
  5. Handset data will dominate mobile services revenue as smartphones become increasingly ubiquitous for enterprise use
  6. Operators' revenue from fixed data services in DVAP will remain stable, while revenue form voice services continues to decline
  7. The broadband market among SMEs is already saturated, but there will be a gradual shift towards fibre connections
  8. The market for other business services will continue to grow, offering operators an opportunity to gain a share of new revenue
  9. Key other business services for operators include security, co-location and hosting, and enterprise mobility
  10. country-level forecasts
  11. Australia: Growth in mobile data and new business services will only partially offset revenue decline form legacy voice services
  12. Japan: Operator revenue will stabilise as mobile data continues to dominate the market, offsetting revenue decline in other services
  13. Forecast methodology and assumptions

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