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Video and identity platforms: worldwide market shares 2017

Gorkem Yigit Senior Analyst, Research

"In 2017, the VIP market grew by 1%, driven by operators' aim to increase automation and time to market with cloud and NFV-based solutions, extend into IoT services and stay competitive in the TV and video services market."

This report assesses which vendors are leading in the video and identity platforms (VIP) market for the telecoms industry, and provides profiles of the leaders and their challengers. The VIP market grew by 1% in 2017, despite a decline in the overall non-NFV/SDN telecoms software market, as video and identity management systems are among the key investment areas for communications service provider (CSP) digital and network transformations to prepare for cloud-native, automated 5G network services.

This market share report provides:

  • detailed market share data for the video and identity platforms software systems market overall, as well as three sub-segments:
    • video management and delivery (VMD)
    • subscriber data management (SDM) (including identity management (IdM))
    • telecoms application servers (TAS)
  • a summary of key developments in the market overall and in each sub-segment
  • detailed profiles of 13 vendors in this market, and summaries of other players.


  • Accenture
  • Amdocs
  • ARRIS Group
  • Cisco
  • Ericsson



  • Flash Networks
  • Harmonic
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprises (HPE)
  • Huawei Technologies


  • Nagra
  • Nokia
  • Openwave Mobility (ENEA)
  • Viaccess-Orca