Technology Trend Assessment
Worldwide Leading IT Supplier in USA
Our client intended to understand
the modem technology trend from leading Taiwan vendors' views
and roadmaps. Compared the trends of X2 vs. K56Flex, ISDN vs.
Cable Modem vs. xDSL (ADSL), Software Modem, Wireless Modem, etc.
Investigated different form factors and features to be built into
future modems. Highlighted key players, provided industry outlook,
conducted cost analysis and cost forecast.
interviewed 10 modem vendors, 3 network card manufacturers, 30
ISPs, 5 notebook manufacturers, and many industry gurus to understand
the vendor activities, supported standards, forecasts for different
technology trends, platforms, manufacturing cost, industry outlook,
and like built function and features. We consolidated all interviewees'
input and views, added with our knowledge and professional opinions
to come out this complete analysis and report.
We believed such research was very helpful
for our client to learn from the industry players,
to think from different angles and opinions from such a significant
OEM/ODM manufacturing base in the world. The consolidated findings
helped our client develop their next generation products and decide
which standards to follow. It was a smart investment for our client
in considering all the benefits this project could generate.