Oracle report 'sees' smartphones, IoT and connected cars drive LTE traffic: Page 2 of 3

November 10, 2017 //By Oracle Communications
A report titled, "Oracle Communications LTE Diameter Signaling Index, Sixth Edition," highlights the continued explosive growth in LTE Diameter Signaling traffic. Fueled heavily by the proliferation of smartphones and rise of Internet of Things (IoT) enabled devices, the report demonstrates that Diameter signaling shows no sign of slowing and is expected to generate 595 million messages per second (MPS) by 2021.

"With consumer expectations at an all-time high, it's more critical than ever that CSPs innovate and plan for continued Diameter signaling growth in order to stay relevant," said Doug Suriano, senior vice president and general manager, Oracle Communications. "The cloud continues to offer one of the clearest avenues for CSPs to accelerate and achieve these goals."

Oracle helps CSPs create a more scalable and reliable Diameter signaling infrastructure with Oracle Communications Diameter Signaling Router and Oracle Communications Policy Management.

According to the report: Latin America and the Caribbean continues to show accelerated growth in Diameter networks. The region will generate 52 million MPS by 2021, a CAGR of 34 percent. Brazil is the largest contributor of Diameter signaling, followed by Mexico.

The Middle East will reach 27.9 million MPS of Diameter signaling by 2021, a CAGR of 23 percent. Turkey and Iran are the largest generators in the region.

Africa continues to show strong growth in Diameter signaling.The region will generate 20 million MPS by 2021, a CAGR of 63 percent. Egypt is the top generator, followed by Nigeria and South Africa.