VoIP Market to $76 Billion by 2015

Infonetics Research has increased its short- and long-term forecasts for the VoIP services market, based largely on growth in the business segment, particularly SIP trunking services and hosted VoIP and unified communication services. The research house expects ...

Infonetics Research has increased its short- and long-term forecasts for the VoIP services market, based largely on growth in the business segment, particularly SIP trunking services and hosted VoIP and unified communication services. The research house expects the overall VoIP services market to grow another 17% in 2011.



  • Infonetics forecasts the combined business and residential/SOHO VoIP services market to grow to $76.1 billion in 2015, with revenue from SIP trunking services to businesses expected to grow at a 52% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2011 to 2015.


  • The number of seats for hosted business VoIP and unified communications services is on track to more than double between 2011 and 2015.


  • Due to continued demand for cloud-based services, IP Centrex and hosted unified communication service revenue grew 22% and seats grew 25% in the first half of 2011 compared to the second half of 2010.


  • The number of residential and small office/home office (SOHO) subscribers to hosted VoIP services is expected to grow from 179 million in 2011 to 262 million worldwide by 2015.


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