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M2M Forecasts 2016–21: US, UK, Russia, South Korea, and Brazil provides a visual trend analysis of the quantitative machine-to-machine (M2M) connection and MNO revenue data published in Ovum's forecasts.


  • The US has been one of the earliest to mature and most intensely fought over M2M markets. At the end of 2016 its 66 million M2M connections accounted for 18% of the global total and generated $2.2bn in annual MNO service revenues. M2M growth is organic; deployments are based upon carefully calculated ROIs and driven by enterprise and manufacturer requirements, declining deployment costs, and the growing ability of providers to offer end-to-end services.

Features and Benefits

  • Explains cellular M2M connection and MNO service revenue growth from 2013–21 for five key country markets.
  • Explains cellular M2M connection and MNO service revenue growth from 2013–21 for five key country markets.

Key questions answered

  • What is the potential for cellular M2M connection and MNO revenue growth?
  • How much will M2M account for as a share of total cellular connections and MNO revenues?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: M2M Forecasts 2016–21: Key Country Forecasts

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