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Telecom carriers capex down 5.9% in 2009 - study

Friday 28 May 2010 | 12:00 CET | News
Worldwide, service providers spent USD 295 billion in 2009 on telecommunication and non-telecommunication capital expenditure projects, 5.9 percent less than they spent in 2008, according to a study by Infonetics Research. Carriers reduced investment in network infrastructure by 8 percent in 2009, with the deepest cuts in IP voice infrastructure, optical network equipment, video infrastructure, and IP routers. Mobile infrastructure spending continues to make up the largest portion of all network infrastructure investments made by service providers, making up about 19 percent. Worldwide,

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