1 Introduction 9
1.1 Executive Summary 9
1.2 Topics Covered 10
1.3 Key Findings 12
1.4 Key Questions Answered 12
1.5 Target Audience 13
1.6 Companies Mentioned 13
2 Present Overview of the Public Safety LTE Market 16
2.1 The Business Case for Public Safety LTE 17
2.2 Commercial Availability of Public Safety LTE Devices 22
2.3 Public Safety LTE Deployments throughout the Globe 23
2.4 Public Safety LTE Market Size and Revenue Opportunities 26
2.4.1 Regional Segmentation and Market Share 27
2.4.2 Market Segmentation: Commercial vs Private Networks 28
2.4.3 Infrastructure Vendor Market Share & Revenue 31
2.4.4 Device Vendor Market Share & Revenue 34
3 Public Safety LTE Technology 36
3.1 Overview of LTE Technology 36
3.2 LTE RAN Technology (E-UTRAN) 38
3.3 EPC Technology 40
3.4 Public Safety Specific Entities for LTE Networks 42
3.5 QoS for Public Safety LTE Systems: Global Requirements and Solutions 43
3.6 Interoperability between Commercial and Private LTE Networks 45
3.7 Interoperability with APCO 25 and TETRA Systems 46
3.8 LTE Advanced Support for Heterogeneous Commercial and LMR Networks 47
3.9 Tactical Deployment Solutions for Public Safety LTE 48
3.10 System in a Box 51
3.11 Small Cells and Relays 52
3.12 Aerial Cells 52
3.13 Integration with Military Communication Systems 53
3.14 Public Space Deployments 54
4 Public Safety LTE Solutions, Devices and Applications 56
4.1 Public Safety LTE Devices & Vendor Roadmaps 56
4.2 Public Safety LTE Infrastructure Solutions & Vendor Roadmaps 60
4.3 Public Safety LTE Network & IoT 61
4.4 Public Safety LTE Network Deployment & Operations Tools 61
4.5 Public Safety LTE Applications 62
5 Spectrum Regulation and Funding Implications for Public Safety LTE 65
5.1 Global Spectrum Allocation for LTE Deployments 65
5.2 Regional Segmentation for Public Safety LTE Deployments 67
5.2.1 North America 67
5.2.2 Western Europe 69
5.2.3 Eastern Europe 70
5.2.4 Middle East & Africa 70
5.2.5 Asia Pacific 71
5.2.6 Latin & Central America 72
6 Public Safety LTE Subscriptions and Market Size 2014 - 2019 74
6.1 Global Public Safety LTE Revenue and Market Share Forecasts 74
6.1.1 Global LTE Industry Revenues 74
6.1.2 Market Share by Industry Segment 75
6.1.3 Market Share by Region 78
6.1.4 Market Share by Vendor / Integrator / Service Provider 87
6.1.5 Global LTE Subscriptions 89
6.2 Regional Public Safety LTE Subscription Forecasts 91
6.2.1 North America 92
6.2.2 Western Europe 93
6.2.3 Eastern Europe 94
6.2.4 Middle East & Africa 95
6.2.5 Asia Pacific 96
6.2.6 Latin & Central America 97
7 Public Safety Broadband Subscriptions and Market Size 2014 - 2019 98
7.1 Global Public Safety Mobile Broadband Subscriptions by Technology 98
7.2 Global Public Safety Mobile Broadband Revenue by Technology 99