IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) Market By Function (Media Resource Functions (MRF), Call Session Control Function (CSCF), Media Gateway Control Function (MGCF), Home Subscriber Server (HSS) and Signaling Gateway (SGW)), Access Network (Wireless Access, Mobile Access and Fixed Access), Service (Rich Communication Services (RCS), Web, VoLTE, Messaging, Video, Voice and Other Services) and Application (Cable Set-Top Box, Mobile Phones, Digital Subscriber Line (DSL), Personal Digital Assistants (PDAS) and Desktops/Laptops) - Global Industry Analysis And Forecast To 2025

Industry Outlook

The IP Multimedia Subsystem also referred to as the IP Multimedia Core Network Subsystem (IMS) is the engineering system for conveying IP services of multimedia. Verifiably, the cell phones have given services related to voice call over the network that is styled as circuit- switched, instead of entirely over the network that is IP packet-switched. Another technique for conveying voice (VoIP) or other services of multimedia have turned out to be accessible on the smartphones, yet they have not turned out to be standardized over the industry. IMS is the compositional structure to give such standardization. Therefore, the IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) Market is anticipated to expand and has tremendous scope during the forecast period. The global IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) Market anticipated to flourish in the future by growing at a significantly higher CAGR.

Drivers & Restrains

The driving factors of the market are; rising advancement in the infrastructure related to network across the globe, increasing investment by the services providers of network in various technologies like data centers, enterprise mobility, cloud services, network orchestration & other technologies, services providers looking for the solutions that are cost-effective, etc. The restraining factor of the market is the legacy in the sector of telecom.

Regional Insights

The Asia Pacific region is leading the global IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) Market due to advancement in different methods of communication, increasing adoption of the services related to telecommunication, increasing investment by the service providers of communication, etc.

IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) Market, By Region

North America



Rest of Europe


South Korea
Southeast Asia
Rest of Asia-Pacific

South America

Rest of South America

Middle East and Africa

Saudi Arabia
South Africa
Rest of MEA

Competitive Analysis

The major players in the market are profiled in detail in view of qualities, for example, company portfolio, business strategies, financial overview, recent developments, and market share of the overall industry.

Allot Communication
LM Ericsson
Ascom Holdings AG
Nokia Corporation
Bradford Networks Inc.
Alcatel-Lucent S.A.
IBM Corporation
Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd.
Brocade Communications Systems Inc.
Cisco Systems Inc.

Some of the key questions answered by the report are:

What was the market size in 2014 and forecast from 2015 to 2025?
What will be the industry market growth from 2015 to 2025?
What are the major drivers, restraints, opportunities, challenges, and industry trends and their impact on the market forecast?
What are the major segments leading the market growth and why?
Which are the leading players in the market and what are the major strategies adopted by them to sustain the market competition?