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Small cell shipments up 43% to 1.7 mln units in 2016

Tuesday 28 March 2017 | 15:11 CET | News

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Shipments of small cell units grew 43 percent year-on-year to 1.7 million, driven by indoor shipments, according to a report by IHS. Revenue was up 26 percent year-on-year to USD 1.5 billion. Much of the growth was driven by an increase in rural and remote deployments as well as strong indoor small cell activity from the enterprise and urban segments, which are seeing an increase in public venue deployments. For the first time ever, the volume of indoor units surpassed those of outdoor in 2016, researchers said. In the long term, researchers forecast the global small cell market to grow at a

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