About the Founder
Bob O'Donnell
TECHnalysis Research was founded by technology market research veteran Bob O'Donnell.

Forbes Column
March 30, 2020

Microsoft Purchase of Affirmed Networks Highlights 5G Focus Shifting to Infrastructure

Most of the initial attention given to 5G and the deployment of the first 5G networks has focused on the new radio technologies that it uses, notably millimeter wave and what’s collectively referred to as sub-6. These new sets of frequencies, along with the 5G NR (New Radio) protocol standard are what’s allowing the latest batch of 5G modem-equipped devices to connect to these new networks. However, there’s a lot more going on behind the scenes with 5G...


TECHnalysis Research, LLC provides strategic consulting and market research services to the technology industry and professional financial community. Building on a deep understanding of critical technology and business trends in conjunction with hard-hitting, original research, the firm provides unique "out-of-the-box" perspectives that are still grounded in the practical realities of the technology, media and telecom markets.

Aoril 7, 2020

Need for Multiple Video Platforms Becoming Apparent

Like most of you, I’ve been doing more than my fair share of video calls lately and feel relatively certain that the practice will continue for some time to come—even when life beyond the COVID-19 pandemic starts to return to normal. As we’ve all learned from the experience, in the proper amount and for the proper length, they can be a very effective form of communication.


April 4, 2020

Microsoft 365, T-Mobile-Sprint, Network Reliability

This week's podcast discusses the release of Microsoft's new Microsoft 365 subscription service, analyzes the impact of the T-Mobile-Sprint merger on the US telecom market and the rollout of 5G, and chats about overall broadband and mobile network reliability during the COVID19 crisis.