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Global Mobile Broadband Market in Public Safety Report


DUBLIN, Apr. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Mobile Broadband Market in Public Safety Report" report to their offering.


The analysts forecast the Global Mobile Broadband in Public Safety market to grow at a CAGR of 7.28 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the demand for enhanced mission-critical operations. The Global Mobile Broadband in Public Safety market has also been witnessing the increasing dependence on video feature of handheld devices as a tactical communication option. However, the lack of interoperability among several broadband technologies could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.

The report, the Global Mobile Broadband in Public Safety Market Report, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Global Mobile Broadband in Public Safety market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Despite the well-respected data handling capabilities of mobile broadband, the old traditional LMR technologies will continue to flourish during the forecast period. During the period 2012-2016, both data-efficient and LMR technologies are expected to flourish in different markets. One of the reasons is that LTE is still evolving and it will take some years for LTE to become a mainstream communication technology in the Global Mobile Broadband in Public Safety market.

The developed markets or the traditional LMR users are expected to make the transition to LTE and other mobile broadband technologies, while the first adopters of public safety systems in the price-sensitive market will still go for the tried and tested LMR public safety systems.

According to the report, one of the main drivers is the increasing demand for efficient LTE broadband data applications. In recent times, the Global Wireless Telecom industry has witnessed a data revolution in mobile applications. The idea of public safety LTE is to map the advantages of the LTE technology in public commercial networks onto the public safety requirements. The data capabilities of LTE can greatly enhance the efficiency and capabilities of public safety operations.

Further, the report states that one of the major challenges in this market is the wide presence of PMR Technologies. PMR Technologies for public safety have long held a strong presence in the Public Safety sector. They are used extensively in different parts of the world and find applications in different domains, ranging from police to ports.

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Executive Summary

2. List of Abbreviations

3. Introduction

4. Market Research Methodology

5. Scope of the Report

6. Mobile Broadband

7. Market Landscape

8. Geographical Segmentation

9. Vendor Landscape

10. Buying Criteria

11. Market Growth Drivers

12. Drivers and their Impact

13. Market Challenges

14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

15. Market Trends

16. Key Vendor Analysis

17. Other Reports in this Series

Companies Mentioned:

  • Alcatel-Lucent S.A.
  • Alvarion Ltd.
  • Cassidian SAS (EADS NV owned)
  • Cisco System Inc.
  • Ericsson A.B. (formerly known as Belair Networks Inc.)
  • Firetide Inc.
  • General Dynamics Corp.
  • Harris Corp.
  • IBM Corp.
  • Inmarsat plc
  • Intelsat S.A
  • Iridium Communications Inc.
  • Lockheed Martin Corp.
  • Mesh Dynamics Inc.
  • Motorola Solutions Inc.
  • Netmotion Wireless Inc.
  • Nokia Siemens Networks B.V.
  • Northrop Grumman Corp.
  • Tata Advanced Systems Ltd.

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