Research

stack of open books

From TIA’s long-standing ICT Market Review & Forecast, to multiple reports, surveys and white papers covering the latest trends, recommended policies and technology applications being deployed to further accelerate connectivity across all markets, TIA has produced the following resources.

Powering Digital Transformation in Smart Cities: The Role of Smart Buildings Report

This white paper discusses how smart buildings can be both a microcosm of a smart city and an integral building block for smart communities.

2016-2020 ICT Market Review and Forecast

This review and forecast is a comprehensive overview of the information and communications technology markets that considers pacesetting markets, turnaround markets, steady state markets, and legacy technologies and services.

Connecting the IoT: An Outcomes Report from the TIA Connectivity Jam 2017

This white paper examines the TIA Connectivity Jam outcomes and defines the consensus-built next steps

Operating Next-Generation Networks: An Outcomes Report from the TIA Connectivity Jam 2017

This white paper examines the TIA Connectivity Jam outcomes and defines the consensus-built next steps.

Transforming Connectivity Infrastructure: An Outcomes Report from the TIA Connectivity Jam 2017

This white paper examines the TIA Connectivity Jam outcomes and defines the consensus-built next steps.

Realizing the Potential of the Internet of Things: Recommendations to Policymakers

This white paper provides recommendations that are applicable across ICT market sectors, and will help ensure that the full economic, societal, and technological potential of the Internet of Things is ultimately realized.

5G Operator Survey

This white paper provides an analytical assessment of top trends in IoT as detailed by US company executives and addresses their top project objectives, the key role of technology standards, deployment strategies, as well as future deployment and spending expectations.

IoT Enterprise Survey Executive Summary

This white paper provides an analytical assessment of top trends in IoT as detailed by US company executives and addresses their top project objectives, the key role of technology standards, deployment strategies, as well as future deployment and spending expectations.

TIA Fuel Cell Reference Guide

The purpose of this reference guide is to provide an overview of regulations, codes, standards, permitting processes, fuel supply considerations, information, and technologies relating to the deployment of stationary fuel cells.

TIA Spectrum Sharing Research and Development White Paper

This white paper reviews current and proposed sources of R&D funding for spectrum research, and identifies some specific research and development areas that hold promising potential for rapidly advancing the state of spectrum sharing technology.