Chris Nicoll

Principal Analyst

Contact: cnicoll@acgcc.com
Office: +1.703.795.2713

Experience: 35+ years in in the telecom industry

Chris Nicoll, principal analyst forwireless and mobile, works with mobile, security, IoT and infrastructure vendors and operators on their markets and messaging strategies with a focus on 4G, 5G, IoT and noncellular wireless technology development and deployment.  Mr. Nicoll’s target for over 35 years has been to pull from global experiences, best practices, trials and tests and apply them to local-market needs.

Mr. Nicoll has a technical background designing terrestrial and satellite-based voice and data networks worldwide as well as extensive market positioning and competitive response experience working for both operators and vendors.

He applies his knowledge to messaging and competitive positioning, communications, technology and market strategy via workshops, presentations, white papers and articles across a wide array of topics including connected car, 5G, IoT, 4G, Small Cells, Wi-Fi, and security.

Mr. Nicoll holds a B.S. in Communications from Florida State University.


You might like some of the posts submitted by Chris Nicoll:

BLOG

March 28, 2020

The radical shift from onsite-based work, education and health services to home-based services to attempt to contain the COVID-19 virus brought dramatic and immediate impacts to the telecommunications networks and the OTT services that run on those networks. Both fixed and mobile networks are seeing ...

BLOG

Jan. 28, 2020

Mobile World Congress this year was nearly all about 5G. You had to look but yes, there were other things on tap besides 5G. There are many ways to do MWC but for me, it is a chance to get a reality check on the state of technology development and operators’ strategies, which do not ... ...

BLOG

Jan. 28, 2020

These two shows in June in Austin, Texas, were collocated with the Light Reading Big Communications Event for which I am disappointed to say I didn’t even get inside the door. Lots of attendees complained of the overlapping agendas. Many speakers appeared to be going from one event to another for th ...

BLOG

Jan. 28, 2020

I recently attended the inaugural Mobile World Congress Americas conference in San Francisco. The first CTIA/GSMA conference was successful in terms of news and announcements of value and presented excellent insights on many issues related to mobility. The following is a synopsis of key items: 1. ...