2007 State of the Market Report

The 2007 MuniWireless State of the Market Report was released October 22, 2007 at MuniWireless07: Silicon Valley. This year’s report ‚Äö?Ñ?¨ our third annual statistical sizing of the market and its growth forecasts ‚Äö?Ñ?¨ is bigger than ever, with numerous new sets of data and more granular information about important market trends.

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Market Overview

  • The state of the U.S. market’s size and growth potential from 2006 through 2010
  • Challenges that inhibited the market’s growth in 2007, and how those challenges will be addressed in 2008 and beyond
  • How large municipalities ‚Äö?Ñ?¨ and key service providers ‚Äö?Ñ?¨ are rethinking their strategies
  • How smaller communities are expanding their efforts with new networks and new applications
  • Key technology, financial and legal issues all municipalities, product vendors, service providers and integrators should understand and plan for

Data Section: Market Sizing and Projections

  • Expenditures on municipal wireless networks: 2006 through 2010
  • Most popular applications for municipal wireless networks
  • Spending breakdown by municipal type/size
  • Spending breakdown by timeframe (planning, deployment, operations)
  • Network ownership/operating models(public, private, hybrid)
  • Deployment timeframes
  • Scope of geographic coverage
  • Spending breakdown by products versus services
  • Most important goals in deploying municipal wireless
  • Biggest challenges in deploying municipal wireless
  • Satisfaction levels of municipalities with networks that are currently operational
  • Satisfaction levels of municipalities with their service providers and systems integrators
  • Technologies that have been deployed or are planned for backhaul
  • How spending patterns, plans and attitudes differ among those with operational networks, compared to those that have not yet fully dep
  • loyed their networks

  • How these factors are shaped by the size and scope of the networks being deployed, and by the size and type of municipality involved

Key Issues For Municipal Wireless: Today and Beyond

  • Advertising’s Role in Municipal Wireless
  • Evaluating and Selecting the Right Business Model
  • The City as the First Customer
  • Toward a National Broadband Policy
  • Public Broadband as Economic Driver For Local Government
  • Why Municipal Wireless is Worth the Investment

Case Studies and Success Stories: Applications That Deliver ROI

  • Public Safety
  • Telehealth
  • Evolving from Public Hot Spots to Mobile Workforce Usage
  • Public Access Networks

Market Ecosystem

  • All major groups of suppliers of products and services, and how they work together

Vendor Listings

  • Lists of all key hardware, software and services vendors with contact information


  • Looking back at last year’s predictions for 2007
  • Looking ahead with predictions for 2008

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