skip to main content
Close Icon

In order to deliver a personalized, responsive service and to improve the site, we remember and store information about how you use it. This is done using simple text files called cookies which sit on your computer. By continuing to use this site and access its features, you are consenting to our use of cookies. To find out more about the way Informa uses cookies please go to our Cookie Policy page.

Global Search Configuration

Introduction

FTTx GPON OLT and ONT shipments are at all-time highs due to China Mobile's aggressive FTTH network build.

Highlights

  • China Mobile is well positioned to build an FTTx network, given its strong cash position, existing customer base, and desire to own the customer, whether mobile or at home with value-added services.
  • DFB laser suppliers face expansion decisions given China Mobile's aggressive FTTx network build plans and the use of DFB lasers for other applications.

Features and Benefits

  • Assesses the demand that China Mobile's FTTx network build plan is putting on the GPON supply chain.
  • Discusses the recent revisions to Ovum's FTTx OC forecast due to China Mobile's FTTH plan.

Key questions answered

  • Why are GPON OLT and ONT shipments at all-time highs?
  • Will the new record shipment levels continue through 2015 and beyond?
  • Should GPON suppliers expand production lines to meet the demand?
  • What is the likelihood of continued demand?

Table of contents

Ovum view

  • Summary
  • GPON suppliers face expansion decisions
  • With numerous strengths, China Mobile will be strong in FTTx
  • Suppliers should take advantage of this opportunity

Appendix

  • Further reading
  • Author

Have any questions? Speak to a Specialist

Europe, Middle East & Africa team - +44 (0) 207 017 7700


Asia-Pacific team - +61 (0)3 960 16700

US team - +1 646 957 8878

+44 (0) 207 551 9047 - Operational from 09.00 - 17.00 UK time

You can also contact your named/allocated Client Services Executive using their direct dial.
PR enquiries - +44 (0) 207 017 7760 or email us at pr@ovum.com

Contact marketing - marketingdepartment@ovum.com

Already an Ovum client? Login to the Knowledge Center now