In an update to its 2011, Shira Levine (picture), Directing Analyst, Next Gen OSS and Policy, forecasts that Policy Management* Solutions Market will grow by 49% in 2011.
The first edition of the report (here) said that "Policy management revenue grew 48% in 2010 to $418.7 million worldwide, with the majority of spending occurring in the wireless market ..policy management market to nearly quadruple from 2010 to 2015, to $1.6B"
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*Policy management: a software platform for applying business rules that determine which customers and/or applications receive bandwidth priority and when, by understanding and defining QoS conditions for applications, such as mobile broadband, HSI, VoIP, and IPTV; has a real-time understanding of network resource utilization; includes policy servers that adhere to ETSI TISPAN and PacketCable Multimedia (PCMM) standards and are deployed in fixed line broadband, wireless, and cable broadband networks; includes only standalone broadband policy management platforms; does not include policy enforcement capabilities of DSLAMs, CMTS, PON OLTs, deep packet inspection platforms, and edge routing equipment