A view into the Opex Black Box

A view into the Opex Black Box

  • June 2017 •
  • 33 pages •
  • Report ID: 5048690 •
  • Format: PDF
Introduction

Slow top-line growth is encouraging CxOs at communications service providers (CSPs) to focus more attention on costs. CSPs are spending more of their overall budgets on technology, and more of their technology budgets on software and cloud-based services. To track this spend, it is essential to dig deep into CSP opex budgets – not just capex. This report analyzes CSP operating expenses (opex) for the period 2008–15.