Global Lawful Interception Market 2016-2020

December 09, 2015
This global market research report includes a detailed segmentation of the lawful interception market by application (devices, services, communication content, and network technologies). It also outlines the market shares for key regions such as the Americas, EMEA, and APAC. Leading vendors analyzed in this market research are Cisco, Siemens, SS8, Utimaco, and Verint.

Market outlook of the global lawful interception market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global lawful interception market to grow profoundly at a CAGR of more than 39% by 2020. In recent times, it has become imperative for law enforcement agencies to intercept private communications to prevent criminal activities and terrorism. Consequently, lawful interception has emerged as a suitable solution to meet this purpose with government approval, compliance with international standards, and national and international regulations. The ability of these solutions to effectively access interception-related information and content of communication from the telecommunications network will lead to the growth of this market during the forecast period.

The recent rise in criminal activities across the globe is the key driver for the growth of this market. With the advent of advanced digital information and communication devices, criminals are increasingly being able to conduct illegal activities online. As a result, law enforcement and intelligence agencies are focusing on the investigation of criminal operations, terrorist networks, drug trafficking, and financial crimes. This rising emphasis on curbing criminal activities is resulting in the increased demand for lawful interception solutions during the forecast period.

Application-based segmentation of the lawful interception market

  • Devices
  • Services
  • Communication content
  • Network technologies

Technavio analysts have estimated the devices segment to account for more than 28% of the total market share by the end of 2020. The ability of lawful interception devices to ease and improve the investigation process is a significant factor that fosters its adoption by various agencies during the forecast period.

Geographical segmentation and analysis of the lawful interception market

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA

In this market research, analysts have estimated the Americas to be the largest market for lawful interception solutions during the forecast period. This region currently dominates the lawful interception solutions market and is envisaged to retain its dominating hold over the market by the end of 2020 owing to factors such as the presence of many global and large telecom companies, augmented use of technologies like LTE and VoLTE, and the high occurrence of cyber crime in this region.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global lawful interception market is fragmented and is characterized by the presence of numerous small and large multinational suppliers. Since the prominent vendors are continually increasing their market footprint, regional providers are finding it difficult to compete with them, especially in terms of quality, technology, and pricing. The vendors that have access to better technical and financial resources can develop products that can render the competitors' products obsolete and non-competitive even before they are launched.

The top vendors in the market are -

  • Cisco
  • Siemens
  • SS8
  • Utimaco
  • Verint

The other prominent vendors in the market include Accuris Networks, Aqsacom, Ericsson,  IPS,  Kommlabs Dezign, Network Critical Solutions, NICE Systems, Pine Lawful Interception, ROHDE&SCHWARZ, SSI PACIFIC, and TELCOBRIDGES.

Key questions answered in the report include

  • What will the market size and the growth rate be in 2020?
  • What are the key factors driving the global lawful interception market?
  • What are the key market trends impacting the growth of the lawful interception market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the vendors in the global lawful interception market?
  • Trending factors influencing the market shares of the Americas, EMEA, and APAC?
  • What are the key outcomes of the five forces analysis of the lawful interception market?

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