Analyzing the Current Phase of the OSS/BSS Software Market

Part of the Contributions to Management Science book series (MANAGEMENT SC.)


In this section, the evolution of the OSS/BSS software industry is described, and the current phase of the OSS/BSS software market is analyzed using quantitative data. The first analysis uses the viewpoint of the general industry lifecycle stage models. This is followed by an analysis from the viewpoint of the vertical software market evolution model. The last section analyses the mergers and acquisitions of the OSS/BSS market from the last few years.


Market Segment Customer Relationship Management Software Industry Software Vendor Telecom Operator 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science & ISUniversity of JyväskyläJyväskyläFinland

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