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Infrastructure evolution

To secure the capital needed for core network investments, many service providers are pursuing asset-light business models. Some service providers are also looking at divesting or spinning off active networks into dedicated network companies or divisions. Others are choosing to build up their fiber investments or deploy more towers to expand coverage in new markets. 

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Infrastructure evolution
Infrastructure evolution

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Service providers are shifting their strategies in response to changing customer expectations, new competitors and differentiating business models.

Strategy trend: Infrastructure evolution

Service providers are constantly looking for ways to transform. Based on our analysis of industry trends, learn how service providers around the world approach infrastructure evolution as a strategy for success. 

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