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Global telecoms service providers continue to invest heavily in building their network infrastructure and presence globally, especially in regions and cities where there is increasing MNC presence and investment.


  • Verizon has been investing in key markets in Asia-Pacific and Latin America as its MNC customers have increased their presence in these regions.

Features and Benefits

  • Evaluates network services buying patterns in the Asia-Pacific region.
  • Assesses Verizon's strategy the competitive Asia-Pacific network services market.

Key questions answered

  • What are Verizon's greatest strengths in network services?
  • How is Verizon innovating in the Asia-Pacific region?

Table of contents

Ovum view

  • Summary

Challenges and opportunities

  • Global consistency in delivery remains the biggest challenge
  • Decentralization of contracts to the regions is gaining momentum
  • Cloud adoptions brings new opportunities
  • Networks underpin ICT services

Verizon’s global network strategy

  • Providing global services
  • Extending network capabilities in emerging and growing regions
  • Extensive relationships with cloud providers with secure cloud interconnect
  • Software-defined networking needs to catch up with rivals
  • Positioning in the marketplace

Ovum’s assessment

  • The importance of being world-class globally
  • Customer portal remains the industry’s best, but service delivery can be improved
  • The security credentials


  • Further reading
  • Author

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