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This research note provides highlights from Ovum's recently published radio access network (RAN) forecast.


  • This report provides details on which markets are expected to have the biggest revenue declines through 2018.

Features and Benefits

  • Gain insight into RAN revenue performance between 2016 and 2022.
  • Learn how 5G investments will impact LTE investments.

Key questions answered

  • In 2022, what percent of total RAN revenues will come from LTE and 5G?
  • What should RAN vendors be doing to increase 5G investments?

Table of contents

Ovum view

  • Summary
  • 2016 was a down year and 2017 will bring more of the same
  • No change in the RAN downward trend until 5G arrives
  • Vendors need to work on 5G use cases


  • Further reading
  • Author

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