Research and Markets: Understanding and Capitalizing Upon Telecom APIs for Communications Enabled Applications

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wz7g9h/understanding_and) has announced the addition of the "Understanding and Capitalizing Upon Telecom APIs for Communications Enabled Applications" report to their offering.

Application Programming Interfaces (API) are a fundamentally recognized term in all IT centric industries. All types of enterprises, it seems, from web-based merchants and service providers through to more traditional retailers and media companies, are today using APIs to allow them to collaborate more closely with external partners such as application developers and third-party service providers.

The mobile communications industry is no different in this respect. Carriers worldwide are recognizing that collaborating with partners using APIs can be used to generate new sources of revenue, drive innovation, increase competitiveness and retain and attract new customers. Carriers have a vast array of assets they can leverage to drive incremental revenues. When these assets are integrated within innovative applications, they strengthen the value of the application and the end-user experience.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Executive Summary

2 Telecom API Overview

2.1 Defining Network APIs

2.2 Why Carriers are Adopting Telecom Network APIs

2.3 Telecom Network API Categories

2.4 Telecom Network API Business Models

2.5 Segmentation

2.6 Competitive Issues

2.7 Telecom Network API Usage by Industry Segment

2.8 Telecom Network API Value Chain

3 API Aggregation

3.1 The Role of API Aggregators

3.2 Total Cost Usage for APIs with Aggregators

3.3 Aggregator API Usage by Category

4 Telecom API Enabled App Use Cases

4.1 Monetization of Communications-enabled Apps

4.2 Use Case Issues

5 Technology and Market Drivers for Future API Market Growth

5.1 Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)

5.2 Software Defined Networks (SDN)

5.3 Virtualization

5.4 The Internet of Things (IoT)

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Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Telecommunications and Networks