Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Despite a marginal setback during the recession, the Dark Fiber Network Operators industry has maintained strong growth, due to growing broadband use. Expanding broadband connections and rebounding corporate profit will continue to support revenue growth in the next five years. Further, industry players are engaging in strategic acquisitions to gain a competitive edge.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Dark Fiber Network Operators industry is in the growth stage of its economic life cycle; this stage is characterized by increases in geographical markets served by industry operators and consistent improvements in industry-specific technology. Industry value added (IVA), which measures an industry's contribution to the overall economy, is expected to increase at an annualized rate of 6.2% during the 10 years to 2018. In contrast, US GDP is projected to grow at an annualized rate of 2.1% during the same period. These figures signify that the industry's share of the US economy is increasing.
While the number of industry participants is shrinking at a projected annualized rate of 1.3% over the 10 years to 2018, the size of dark fiber networks is actually increasing... purchase to read more