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Founded in 1977, IDATE has gained a reputation as a leader in tracking telecom, Internet and media markets, thanks to the skills of its teams of specialized analysts. Now, with the support of close to 40 member companies. 

which include many of the digital economy’s most influential players – the newly rebranded DigiWorld Institute has entered into a new stage of its development, structured around three main areas of activity.

  •  IDATE Research, an independent observatory whose task is to keep a close and continual watch on digital world industries, collect relevant data and provide benchmark analyses on market developments and innovations in the telecom, Internet and media sectors – through its comprehensive collection of market reports and market watch services.
  • IDATE Consulting, time-tested analysis and consultancy solutions: Our multi-disciplinary teams of economists and engineers established their credibility and independence through the hundreds of research and consulting assignments they perform every year on behalf of top industry players and public authorities.
  • DigiWorld Institute, a European forum open on the world: The DigiWorld Institute will take existing IDATE initiatives, such as the DigiWorld Summit, the DigiWorld Yearbook and the monthly clubs in Paris, London and Brussels, to the next level. Members have the opportunity to participate in think tanks on the core issues that will shape the industry’s future, drawing on the knowledge of outside experts and our own teams.

 
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  • Privacy Business - How will privacy issues affect Internet business models

    Privacy protection and use of personal data are central issues in how the Internet is being used. In an economy where data is the new oil, personal data is a highly valuable resource. This study summarizes the issues related to the concept of privacy and personal data protection. It addresses the question of putting a value on data. It describes recent ...

    January 2016    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • Digital Economy 2025 - The future of Telecom and Internet ecosystems

    This report develops a perspective of where the digital economy, and in particular the telecoms and Internet sectors, might be headed over the next decade, to 2025. The starting point of the study was to identify key trends that have clearly emerged and major uncertainties, which might push the industry to develop in one direction or another. Four contrasting yet plausible ...

    January 2016    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • World Telecom Services Market - Trends & Analyses, July to December 2015

    The World Telecom Services - Markets & Players study includes two deliverables: 1. A report (ppt format) providing readers with the current status of the telecom services market, along with analyses of global trends and growth dynamics by technology and by markets. It also offers an overview of the worlds top telcos. 2. A dataset dedicated to service revenues and usages with data and forecasts up to 2019 for 26 countries, 6 regions & world consolidated

    January 2016    |    $4972    |    View Details >>

  • Telco investment challenges: CapEx dynamics

    As the need to deploy superfast systems becomes apparent, telcos are signing more and more cooperation agreements (sharing, pooling, outsourcing) and seeking out new financing models. But they also need to keep up with network investments. Based on an analysis of the global marketplace and its players (23 countries, 20 telcos profiled), this report provides with fixed and mobile CAPEX from 2009 to 2014, and analyses why the pace of investment was maintained in 2014.

    December 2015    |    $4972    |    View Details >>

  • TV in the Digital Single Market: Impact of current regulatory changes on the audiovisual value chain

    The Digital Single Market, or DSM is one of the European Commissions (EC) ten priority projects. This report intends to: review the European Commissions strategy for the DSM and analyze the debates around the major challenges that this strategic project raises for the European audiovisual sector; evaluate the potential effects of a change to the European regulatory framework on players in the audiovisual ...

    December 2015    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • World LTE market & MBB spectrum: data & forecasts up to 2019

    The bundle World LTE market & MBB spectrum includes two deliverables dealing with both LTE and spectrum issues: 1. A database (updated half-yearly): quantitative & qualitative data for 45 countries, 6 zones & world consolidated - 76 LTE operator sheets are also available. It gathers information about spectrum issues, technologies, revenue & subscriber data & forecasts up to 2019. It ...

    December 2015    |    $6215    |    View Details >>

  • World TV & Video Services Markets: Terrestrial - Satellite - Cable - IPTV - DVD - Blu-ray - Video on demand

    Our TV experts publish half-yearly their TV & Video Services observatory, including a report and a database, covering 39 countries, 10 regions and world consolidated. This ongoing monitoring is accompanied by regular analyses and analyst viewpoints of trends, disruptions and industry moves.

    December 2015    |    $4972    |    View Details >>

  • World FTTx market: data & forecasts up to 2019

    The bundle World FTTx market includes two deliverables: 1. A report analysing the developments in FTTx markets up to 2019. It presents a geographical panorama of FTTx access solutions in Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America, Middle East & Africa. It also includes an overview of the major world leaders as well as a panorama of the ultrafast broadband markets: Services and ...

    December 2015    |    $6215    |    View Details >>

  • Telco video strategies: Towards vertical integration for incumbent telcos?

    This report analyses the TV and video strategies of leading incumbent telecom operators. Three segments are addressed, starting from the overall video business positioning and its evolution over time for each player, a presentation of actions taken in the connected TV environment in its broad sense (multiscreen, TV Everywhere and OTT video moves), and finally the delivery options selected by operators ...

    December 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • 3D Printing: Applications, players & market outlook

    This report describes the segmentation of the 3d printing (3DP) industry based upon technology and applications in different verticals. It presents the 3d printing ecosystem through an analysis of the value chain positioning and strategies of major players concerned, in terms of product and service offering, vertical reach and value chain integration. The various business models that apply to each ...

    December 2015    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • LTE vs. Fibre: Fixed-mobile convergence in the SFB era

    In both fixed and mobile access markets, the trend is one of increasing speeds, and especially the transition to superfast access (>30 Mbps). Fixed and mobile NGA network rollouts will go hand in hand in advanced markets, even if the first observations and forecasts give superfast mobile rollouts an edge in terms of pace. But wireline networks will not disappear anytime ...

    December 2015    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • Rethinking handset subsidies: What role do handsets play in telcos strategies and in the value chains evolution?

    This report looks at how operators are grappling with the issue of handset subsidies. After providing a reminder of the main reasons these subsidies exist, we analyse how operators – now facing growing competition and a changing value chain – have redefined the role that handsets play in their strategies. We will see how a paradigm shift has occurred in a matter of years, and how the status quo might evolve over the long term.

    December 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • Smart Toys: From the onslaught of gaming companies to the prospects for the toy industry

    The second edition of this report identifies the main challenges faced by the smart toy market, also known as toys-to-life, over the next two years. It highlights this fledgling sectors major players from the toy and video game industries, examines their offerings, and also looks at new entrants looking to challenge them. It analyses the main trends and key success factors of ...

    December 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • Smart Home - A promising market, taking off slowly

    This report shows the scope covered by the smart home market. It describes the major motivations on the part of consumers to purchase a smart home solution and the role of technologies in the market. It presents the key players active in the broader ecosystem. Lastly, it provides the main drivers and barriers for the take-off of the smart home market.

    December 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • Cable dynamics - Can cable hold onto its leadership in the new superfast access market?

    Cable companies are in the spotlight these days because of the value that their networks and subscribers represent, at a time when superfast access is developing, market consolidation is heating up and the industry in general is in the throes of major changes. IDATE provides a detailed look at this market, based on an analysis of the current situation in ...

    November 2015    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • Telecom & IT Convergence: What Converging Markets Will Change for Telcos and IT Industries

    This report describes the phenomenon of convergence currently underway on some telecom and IT markets with the involvement of telecom and IT players on these both markets. It reviews the different converging markets in terms of describing market features, and of market size and market structure. It also provides an overview of the major telecom and IT players involved on these converging markets. Finally, the report analyses the phenomenon for both telecom and IT players.

    November 2015    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • 5G full steam ahead: Worldwide initiatives, technologies and roadmap

    Description Worldwide initiatives, technologies and roadmap This report provides its readers with the state of the art regarding the 5G project: An overview and summary of the main international 5G initiatives The main criteria 5G should fulfill (eg. reduced latency, lower costs, adaptive network technology, ...) and for what reasons Needed evolution of RAN and Core network Spectral issues (beyond 6Ghz) It then also draws a roadmap when, where and how 5G networks will be first deployed.

    November 2015    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • Connected Cars: Market Trends, Players & Outlook

    This report describes the connected car ecosystem, in terms of applications, implementation techniques and also related business models. It analyses the connected car strategies of manufacturers, mobile carriers and application providers. It also provides insights regarding self-driving vehicles in terms of the six levels of autonomy and automation, from zero through partial to full, of the state of deployment by manufacturers and ...

    November 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • Video distribution operators:Players positioning and possible network configurations for the future

    This report summarises the latest developments in the operator video ecosystem and explores the different positions operators are taking up to stay competitive, while drawing distinctions between terrestrial, satellite, cable and telecoms operators. Detailed profiles of leading operators help to feed this analysis. These strategies are broken down into four categories: Horizontal integration New business positioning Network optimisation Improving QoS and QoE Finally three possible configurations of video distribution for the future are presented: Integrated silos Mutualisation through cloud solutions Multi-network operators

    November 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • Internet of Things: A key pillar for digital transformation

    Within this new study we provide a clear definition of the Internet of Things (IoT) concept in structuring genuinely its related markets. We also identify the main drivers for a quick market adoption and stress out why the IoT concept will be an ever more disruptive element in the current ICT ecosystem, highlighting impacts for traditional players and of new ...

    October 2015    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • Small cells and Wifi offloading

    As mobile data proliferates so too does the demand for capacity and coverage. Many options exist to cope with data surge. Small cell deployment and Wifi offloading are the main ones. Small cells give the opportunity to come closer to the user ...

    August 2015    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • Single Market Initiatives

    Europe's telecoms sector was considered a success story for many years. Yet, despite more than 20 years of European telecoms policy and a common regulatory framework, the European market remains largely fragmented along national borders. The EC has launched several measures to address this phenomenon The first chapter of this report looks into the evolution of the European market in recent ...

    August 2015    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • World TV and Video Services Markets

    A half-yearly their TV & Video Services observatory, including a report and a database, covering 38 countries, 10 regions and world consolidated. This ongoing monitoring is accompanied by regular analyses and analyst viewpoints of trends, disruptions and industry moves.

    August 2015    |    $4972    |    View Details >>

  • Satellites Growth Engines

    The space industry seems confident in the future of the sector, especially according to manufacturers' forecasts, which show that about 20 telecommunications satellite orders per year are anticipated until 2020. This study aims to analyse the growth potential of three market segments that seem particularly promising sources of innovation and growth: UHDTV, inflight broadband Internet connectivity and inflight mobile communications. For each ...

    July 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • World OTT Markets

    This yearly observatory provides a comprehensive worldwide and regional/country level market value database covering all principal OTT services for the period of 2010 to 2019. • Markets covered: Internet access and usage, search, social, mobile, video, e-commerce, communication, cloud, digital (music and books) and online gaming.
    • The above markets are also dissected from a business model angle, to include both paid ...

    July 2015    |    $4972    |    View Details >>

  • World LTE market and MBB spectrum

    The bundle World LTE market & MBB spectrum includes two deliverables dealing with both LTE and spectrum issues: 1. A database (updated half-yearly): quantitative & qualitative data for 45 countries, 6 zones & world consolidated - 76 LTE operator sheets are also available. It gathers information about spectrum issues, technologies, revenue & subscriber data & forecasts up to 2019. It ...

    July 2015    |    $5500    |    View Details >>

  • Advertising and the second screen

    This report explores how live TV will need to change its advertising practices to handle growing competition from the Internet and protect its status as top mass medium. It compares the way ad revenue is progressing for both TV and the Internet, and looks at the rapid changes in TV viewers' behaviour. The report examines whether live TV needs to borrow certain ...

    July 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • Cellular devices

    This report describes the cellular connected device ecosystem, in terms of offerings and related business models. It describes the main drivers and barriers for market take-off. It also provides forecasts in volume and in value for the laptops and tablets markets for nine countries.

    June 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • Connected TV

    New players, new solutions, the connected TV market is entering a new stage in its development. This is playing out against a backdrop of consolidation for on-demand viewing and ongoing attempts to provide consumers with bigger and better selections of content and services.
    Our latest report on the connected TV market explores the core trends in the sector, and the initiatives ...

    June 2015    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • Video Games in the Cloud

    This study focuses on all market segments of the video game industry impacted by the dematerialisation of distribution, specifically: home and handheld consoles, PCs (including laptops), mobile devices (smartphones, phablets & tablets) and TV sets. This report aims to measure the degree of dematerialisation affecting distribution in each of the market segments above, independently of the technology used.
    We take into ...

    June 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • WiFi-first

    The WiFi-first concept emerged in 2014. It uses Wifi in conjunction with cellular connections. Wifi has always been considered as disruptive by the cellular industry because it is a low-cost solution to provide nomadic access. Despite remaining technological hurdles, Wifi has gained traction for many players willing to eat into MNOs' revenues by jumping into the cellular-nomadic business. This report presents the state-of-the ...

    June 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • OTT Regulation

    Over the last decade a completely new economy has evolved based on the Internet and OTT players. While this had until recently been actively encouraged to galvanise the economy, there is now simply too much revenue involved for the players invilved not to receive regulatory intervention.
    This report looks into such OTT regulatory landscape in the key areas of net neutrality, ...

    May 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • Commercial and consumer drones

    Although still quite small, the civilian drone market is flourishing, particularly in France. A host of trials are being conducted with professional drones, and the first major contracts should not be far behind. Applications are many and various. The use of UAV in all industry sectors is opening up an array of new prospects. As in any nascent market, there is ...

    May 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • Digital Innovation in Retail

    This report presents how the retail sector is impacted by technologies and what the consequences are for traditional players The first part of the report provides an overview of the major issues and opportunities for retailers around technologies.
    The second part presents the technologies seen as key to respond to changes in customer purchase behaviour. The third and final part outlines the strategy of major bricks-and-mortar players in response to the introduction of online marketplaces.

    April 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • Audiovisual industry going global

    The audiovisual market has always been a traditionally multinational industry. Within the industry, content production, publishing and distribution activities have highly varying levels of internationalisation. There has been a marked escalation of transnational mergers over the recent period, indicating a new phase in globalisation of the industry.
    There is now pressure coming from two main angles: producers are faced with constantly ...

    April 2015    |    $2486    |    View Details >>

  • Public safety spectrum and systems - Which pathways to broadband PPDR networks

    PPDR usage worldwide is concentrated on a limited number of frequency bands. Among them, the 400 MHz is the most currently used for narrowband systems. At the WRC-15 in November 2015, a decision is to be taken on allocation of frequencies for broadband PPDR spectrum. The 700 MHz is the best candidate at world level, with distinct scenarios being considered.

    March 2015    |    $2300    |    View Details >>

  • The Future of STBs

    In recent years, television STBs have experienced many changes related to the ever-growing supply of digital TV services and the profound changes we are seeing in how video is consumed. With the growth of IP and competitive OTT offerings, technological advances in both software and hardware, and the emergence of new competitors, the future role of STBs in homes is now ...

    February 2015    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • The Future of STBs - Challenges and prospects in an IP world

    In recent years, television STBs have experienced many changes related to the ever-growing supply of digital TV services and the profound changes we are seeing in how video is consumed. With the growth of IP and competitive OTT offerings, technological advances in both software and hardware, and the emergence of new competitors, the future role of STBs in homes is now under scrutiny.

    February 2015    |    $3450    |    View Details >>

  • Consolidation in Europe - Momentum for the EU single market

    Developments in industry and statements by decision-makers and stakeholders throughout the year 2014 confirmed that consolidation remains the key topic in the European telecoms industry. Major transactions have been finalized in a number of markets and new ones have been announced since IDATE published its latest report on consolidation in Europe in 1Q 2014.

    January 2015    |    $1525    |    View Details >>

  • World video games market - Markets and forecasts, 2014-2018

    The global market for video games represents a total of nearly 62bn€ in 2014 and we estimate a strong CAGR of 8.5% for the period 2014-2018. This study follows the development of key indicators for the sector over five years and makes an appraisal of the Market.

    January 2015    |    $4270    |    View Details >>

  • Consolidation in Europe

    Developments in industry and statements by decision-makers and stakeholders throughout the year 2014 confirmed that consolidation remains the key topic in the European telecoms industry. Major transactions have been finalized in a number of markets and new ones have been announced since IDATE published its latest report on consolidation in Europe in 1Q 2014.
    This new edition studies the reasons encouraging ...

    January 2015    |    $1554    |    View Details >>

  • World video games market

    This study follows the development of key indicators for the World Video Game sector over five years and makes an appraisal of the key markets: • Home consoles • Handheld consoles • Offline computer games • Online computer games • Smartphone Game Market • Tablet Game Market

    January 2015    |    $4350    |    View Details >>

  • Mobile Gaming - Crushing it

    This study takes a look at the state of gaming on mobile platforms - i.e. smartphones, tablets and handheld consoles - in terms of technology and device shipments, and in terms of usage which has been heavily influenced by innovations in interactivity and game play.

    December 2014    |    $1525    |    View Details >>

  • Smart City - Urban data: a pivotal element in digital communities

    This report explores the topic of smart cities from the perspective of the urban data generated by the citys various stakeholders: public and private sector players and citizens. It inventories the different sources of urban data, and examines the issues surrounding their collection, storage and processing.

    December 2014    |    $3660    |    View Details >>

  • Future Telecom - Trends and Scenarios for 2025

    This report projects the challenges for telecommunications operators for the 2025 horizon. It analyzes use and market trends as well as ongoing structural changes in the industry to show a long-term vision of the role of operators.

    December 2014    |    $3360    |    View Details >>

  • Data monetization - Opportunities beyond OTT: finance, retail, telecom and connected objects

    This report presents data monetisation options for selected verticals, beyond traditional development in pure online markets.The first part of the report provides an overview of the big data market and its impacts in terms of data monetisation opportunities open to all verticals.

    December 2014    |    $1525    |    View Details >>

  • World Telecom Services - Markets and Players - Edition 2H 2014

    The bundle World Telecom Services - Markets & Players includes three deliverables: A report (ppt format) providing readers with the current status of the telecom services market, along with analyses of global trends and growth dynamics by technology and by markets. It also offers an overview of the leading telcos worldwide, analyses of their KPIs and their strategies.

    December 2014    |    $8540    |    View Details >>

  • World TV and Video Services Markets - Terrestrial-Satellite-Cable-IPTV-DVD-Blu-Ray-Video on demand

    Our TV experts publish half-yearly their TV & Video Services observatory, covering 37 countries, 10 regions and world consolidated. This ongoing monitoring is accompanied by regular analyses and analyst viewpoints of trends, disruptions and industry

    December 2014    |    $6100    |    View Details >>

  • World FTTx market - Markets at June 2014 and Forecasts to 2018

    Markets at June 2014 and Forecasts to 2018 The bundle World FTTx market includes two deliverables: A report analysing the developments in FTTx markets up to 2018.

    December 2014    |    $7920    |    View Details >>

  • Wearables and its verticals - Reality check and market outlook

    This report describes the wearables ecosystem, in terms of applications and related business models. It analyses the wearables strategies of all types of players along the value chain.

    December 2014    |    $1525    |    View Details >>

  • World Radiocommunication Conference 2015 - IMT/4G-Broadband PPDR-Satellite: decisions to take

    IMT/4G - Broadband PPDR - Satellite: decisions to take. At the WRC-15 in November 2015, decisions are to be taken in one month on three major items: IMT/4G, Broadband PPDR and satellite.

    December 2014    |    $1525    |    View Details >>

  • Communication Services - VoIP - IP Messaging - Social Networking: OTT vs traditional telco markets

    This report provides an in-depth analysis of the OTT communications market, both through figures and forecasts of market value (global, EU28, APAC and US), and through strategic analyses of the major players concerned. The VoIP market (such as Skype), the IP messaging market (such as WhatsApp), and a portion of the social networking advertising market (such as Facebook) make up the OTT communication market, and the dynamics of each of these market segments are examined.

    December 2014    |    $1525    |    View Details >>

  • Netflix in Europe - Local video players strike back

    As Netflix takes an important step in its international expansion strategy with almost simultaneous launches in six European countries, including Germany and France, this report examines the North American giant’s prospects for success in its deployment strategy.

    December 2014    |    $1525    |    View Details >>

  • Telcos and Digital Services Strategies - Key opportunities around OTT and IoT

    This report analyses the key opportunities in digital services for telcos, with a focus on 5 major sub-segments (M2M, cloud, video/digital content, financial services and advertising/analytics). For each key digital market, the report identifies the market dynamics, the telco initiatives through an extensive benchmark provided as an appendix of 80 pages and the main opportunities for telcos.

    December 2014    |    $3660    |    View Details >>

  • World LTE market - Markets at June 2014 and forecasts to 2018

    A database (updated half-yearly): quantitative & qualitative data for 45 countries, 6 zones & world consolidated 76 LTE operator sheets are also available. It gathers information about spectrum issues, technologies, revenue & subscriber data & forecasts up to 2018.

    December 2014    |    $7320    |    View Details >>

  • Emerging markets in Asia-Pacific - What outlook for satellite

    This report looks at the TV and telecommunications (chiefly fixed and mobile broadband) markets in the main emerging countries in Asia-Pacific.

    December 2014    |    $1830    |    View Details >>

  • Telco Investment Challenges - Capex dynamics, market research report

    As the need to deploy superfast systems becomes apparent, telcos are signing more and more cooperation agreements (sharing, pooling, outsourcing) and seeking out new financing models. Based on an analysis of the global marketplace and its players (23 countries, 22 telcos profiled), this report examines fixed and mobile network CAPEX from 2008 to 2013, and analyses why the pace of investment picked up in 2013.

    December 2014    |    $4270    |    View Details >>

  • Increasing ARPU - Raising revenue in a saturated market

    Average revenue per user or other revenue-generating unit is a key metric for any telecom operator. Maintaining or ideally increasing ARPU directly translates into higher levels of profitability and an improved capacity to invest - provided that parameters like SAC, SRC and churn are kept under control.

    December 2014    |    $1525    |    View Details >>

  • Serious Gaming - State of play, challenges and market prospects

    This is IDATEs fourth report dealing with the Serious Games sector. IDATE chose to focus its analysis on a specific segment of SG: human resources management. This was chosen mainly because this type of SG is currently the most widespread among businesses.

    December 2014    |    $1525    |    View Details >>

  • World Internet Services Markets-Players-Strategies

    This report provides a comprehensive worldwide and regional/country level market value database covering all principal OTT services for the period of 2010 to 2018. Markets covered: Internet access and usage, search, social, mobile, video, e-commerce, communication, cloud, digital (music and books) and online gaming

    December 2014    |    $5280    |    View Details >>

  • M2M - The Machine-to-Machine market, 2009-2018

    This report analyses the overriding trends and changes taking place in the M2M market around the globe. It explores the driving forces behind the markets growth and transformation, including an examination of major market trends, plus volume and value forecasts up to 2018 by geographical area (four regions) and by country (25 countries).

    December 2014    |    $4620    |    View Details >>

  • Data monetisation

    This report presents data monetisation options for selected verticals, beyond traditional development in pure online markets. The first part of the report provides an overview of the big data market and its impacts in terms of data monetisation opportunities open to all verticals.
    The second part presents current initiatives for data monetisation around upsell and cross-selling, direct advertising/marketing, value-added services ...

    December 2014    |    $1554    |    View Details >>

  • Future Telecom

    This report projects the challenges for telecommunications operators for the 2025 horizon. It analyzes use and market trends as well as ongoing structural changes in the industry to show a long-term vision of the role of operators. Finally, it offers a market calculation for 2025, according to three scenarios.

    December 2014    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • Smart City

    This report explores the topic of smart cities from the perspective of the urban data generated by the city's various stakeholders: public and private sector players and citizens. It inventories the different sources of urban data, and examines the issues surrounding their collection, storage and processing.
    The report then looks at the different ways these data can be utilised and monetised, ...

    December 2014    |    $3729    |    View Details >>

  • Mobile Gaming

    This study takes a look at the state of gaming on mobile platforms - i.e. smartphones, tablets and handheld consoles - in terms of technology and device shipments, and in terms of usage which has been heavily influenced by innovations in interactivity and gameplay. It also explores the market from an industrial standpoint, against a backdrop of OS and app ...

    December 2014    |    $1554    |    View Details >>

  • New TV Platforms - Competition or cooperation between the Internet, TV and CE worlds

    Over the last few years, video offerings have become richer, more fragmented and more interactive.Control of the service consumption platform has become a major issue of managing the link with consumers and monetising services. Three major industries are now teaming up or competing in the connected TV platforms market: Internet giants, Broadcasters and distributors of television services, Consumer electronics equipment manufacturers.

    December 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • FTTx Monetization - Markets, Technologies and Supply-side strategies

    The tremendous cost of new gen access networks makes monetizing them a crucial issue. Ultrafast-boradband (UFB) access providers supply-side strategies are aimed at ensuring enough customers who will upgrade to a UFB service in order to generate substantial income.

    December 2014    |    $3960    |    View Details >>

  • Voice over LTE

    2014: Finally, the starting point This report provides an insight into the Voice over LTE market. More specifically, we shall see the rationale for using the VoLTE solution rather than keep relying on good old circuit-switch technology, and understand exactly where mobile carriers are in terms of embracing it.

    December 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • OTT Video

    This report analyses the choices that telcos are having to make in the arena of video, taking into consideration the costs tied to the ongoing traffic surge and the need for optimisation. It explores opportunities in the retail market , with the sale of managed services (chiefly VoD and SVoD to a lesser extent), and in the wholesale market, through ...

    December 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • Telco Cloud

    This report provides an in-depth exploration of telecom carriers’ positioning and strategies in the enterprise cloud computing market. It identifies the impediments and assets that telcos have in establishing a solid and lasting foothold in the different cloud segments: IaaS, PaaS and SaaS.

    November 2014    |    $3960    |    View Details >>

  • New frequency bands for LTE and plans for 5G

    Changes & current status for mobile spectrum New frequency bands are currently being allocated, or will be in the years to come, to mobile services and IMT technologies. Current LTE spectrum is fragmented, even if use of LTE is converging towards a few bands.

    October 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • LTE in the USA

    The USA is one of the most advanced LTE markets in the world in terms of subscribers, coverage, technology upgrades. Our estimates for LTE subscriptions in December 2013, based on the data from our LTE Watch service, indicate 300 million subscriptions at year-end 2018.

    October 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • Ultra High Definition

    This report compares and analyses how the various fixed networks are positioned for broadcasting UHD, and also identifies which technologies are best suited to the format by looking at their specific strengths and weaknesses. It analyses the importance of UHD in the strategies of consumer electronics manufacturers and its impact on growth in the TV market.

    October 2014    |    $3960    |    View Details >>

  • Content Economics

    This report analyses the four major segments of the content industry: books, recorded music, video games, video. For each sector, it details key market figures, analyses the dematerialisation cycle, its impact on industry structure and value distribution, and estimates the impact of piracy.

    October 2014    |    $4620    |    View Details >>

  • Spectrum for mobile broadband and broadcasting

    Terrestrial broadcasting plays a significant role in TV reception, but the UHF (Ultra High Frequency) band is highly coveted by the mobile industry. Hybrid networks could provide an answer to spectrum scarcity in the UHF band. This report presents the most likely scenarios for the UHF band and the role of hybrid networks between now and 2025.

    September 2014    |    $3960    |    View Details >>

  • World Consumer Electronics Market

    Our study Consumer Electronics focuses on video devices and explores the main technological and industrial trends in the following market segments: TV - STB - Digital Media Boxes - Portable Media Devices - PC. It also delivers key findings on our market sizing and forecasts for CE and connected CE, with a highlight on Ultra HD TV set sales (volume and value) and its prospective up to 2018. The study includes a report and a detailed dataset.

    September 2014    |    $3960    |    View Details >>

  • World Mobile Spectrum

    The World mobile spectrum package includes two deliverables:A yearly updated database: an excellent tool to benchmark the different markets on a country level and to identify current and future LTE frequency bands.

    September 2014    |    $4620    |    View Details >>

  • Ultrafast broadband via Satellite

    This study reviews the current state of broadband markets in Europe and North America It presents the latest developments observed on these markets and the emerging trends for consumer broadband.

    September 2014    |    $1980    |    View Details >>

  • National Broadband Plans

    This report focuses on the services offered by telecommunications and cable operators through their FTTx infrastructures. It reviews the levels of speeds offered, the content of offers and price ranges, and highlights the differences between major world regions.

    August 2014    |    $1320    |    View Details >>

  • World market for network optimisation technologies

    Value shift in the carrier equipment sector Our cloud & infrastructure experts have designed a new and excelling research solution providing quantitative and qualitative data as well as analyses on the main telecom network optimisation technologies for.

    August 2014    |    $5280    |    View Details >>

  • TV and new video services

    This report takes a look at changes in consumer habits, especially those of the youngest generations of viewers, and their impact on the video market. It examines the rapid progress made by OTT offers and how they affect user behaviour and video industry players strategies.

    August 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • World Video Delivery Platforms

    A database: TV access data (2009-2018) for 30 countries, 5 regions and global aggregates. The dataset provides information on (digital) terrestrial, satellite, cable, IPTV and broadband (fixed and mobile) subscribers. Data on connected devices (TV set, STB, home consoles, Blu-ray, PVR, DMA/R, smartphones, tablets) are supplied for a selection of key markets along with regional aggregates.

    August 2014    |    $3960    |    View Details >>

  • Light operators

    This report examines different aspects of the light operator phenomenon. Light operators and their business model are heavily influenced by sector specific regulation. The report provides an inventory of the different points of contact between the two

    August 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • FTTx Equipment Vendors

    This report analyses the FTTx market from the equipment vendors perspective. It reports on the different UFB technologies and the evolution of each of them. It analyses the access market by highlighting equipment vendor strategies worldwide.

    July 2014    |    $1320    |    View Details >>

  • Smart Metering

    This report reviews the state of smart meter rollouts in various countries (Europe, USA, Japan), which form the first steps of eventual national scale smart grids. Whilst electricity meters are at the forefront of such rollouts, gas and water must also be considered.

    July 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • Future TV: 2025

    This report explores disruptions in TV content distribution between now and 2025. It analyses disruptions in viewing habits and how the industrys structure is changing, and delivers a view of how power will be shared between market players over the long term. And, finally, it provides market figures up to 2025, for three different development scenarios.

    July 2014    |    $3960    |    View Details >>

  • Smart Toys

    Smart toys or app toys consist of three interconnected elements: a video game (or application interface), one or more connected objects and a distribution platform with a display. Smart toys now constitute a new market segment, halfway between the video game and toy industries. This report analyses the current state of development of this phenomenon, including the operating principles, creative potential, summary of current offerings, business models and challenges facing the industry.

    July 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • SDN and NFV in a telco world

    This report addresses the standardisation efforts, it explores telco and equipment suppliers positioning on new networking architecture concepts. It analyses the strategies and degree of involvement of the ecosystems various stakeholders and provides SDN/NFV market figures, particularly from the telco perspective.

    June 2014    |    $1980    |    View Details >>

  • Mobile and online payment

    This report gives an overview of the mobile and online payment market.It provides the main figures for each market segment (in-store payment, carrier billing, remote online payment). The latest market trends are analyzed, as well as the position and evolution of the main players (especially telcos and Internet players).

    June 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • LTE-Advanced and 5G

    This study details what LTE-Advanced brings to Mobile Network Operators and how it will help overcome the challenges of providing higher throughputs to more users.After detailing operators deployment strategies, it presents the different features of LTE-Advanced and its roadmap before dealing with what 5G could look like.

    May 2014    |    $3960    |    View Details >>

  • On-board connectivity

    This report explores the leading on-board connectivity markets: aircraft, ships and trains, providing usage and market data, along with insights into the key issues and challenges at hand. It also examines how much of a threat LTE poses, and how satellite can prepare to take on this new rival.

    May 2014    |    $1980    |    View Details >>

  • Cloud TV

    This report explores changes in users viewing habits and the way video is being distributed over IP networks. It focuses on new cloud TV solutions by segment and type of vendor, and situates them in terms of their ability to satisfy the needs of video publishing professionals and consumers.

    May 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • Real-Time Bidding

    This report examines the market of RTB (real time bidding), the concept within advertising which is today showing the most growth; it provides increased ROI for both demand and supply, and has further potential as it spreads from current indirect sales to also direct sales.

    April 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • Telco CDN

    This report explores telecom carriers strategies with respect to content delivery networks (CDN). It analyses the impact of telcos’ arrival into the CDN value chain, especially with respect to pure-player CDN companies and equipment suppliers. It concludes with an analysis of the market that telcos can expect to capture over the long term, especially in the realm of mobile solutions which today are few and far between.

    April 2014    |    $1980    |    View Details >>

  • Rightholders turn OTT

    This report spotlights premium content right holders strategies to tap the new internet territories. It provides a benchmark of OTT services launched by major rightholders. The study also provides the analyses and conclusions on these OTT strategies in highlighting their drivers and hurdles: technology, regulation, consumption patterns. Finally, it addresses the question of viability of an exclusive OTT strategy for Sport, Cinema & TV series right holders.

    April 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

  • Net Neutrality

    This report provides an in-depth benchmark of 12 major countries regarding the Net Neutrality debate, taking into account discrimination practices, state of regulatory and political debate, stakeholders positions and provides analysis of case studies.

    April 2014    |    $1980    |    View Details >>

  • Telco Consolidation in Europe

    This report studies the reasons encouraging the consolidation of Europe’s telecom industry. It assesses the drivers and hurdles for potential consolidation operations. It reviews a number of previous examples of consolidation in order to gauge their impact, the factors that have helped make them successful or the reasons for their failure, where applicable.

    March 2014    |    $3960    |    View Details >>

  • TD-LTE

    The TD-LTE ecosystem is still in its early days but the commercial launch by China Mobile in December 2013 is going to boost the TD-LTE market. Our estimates for TD-LTE subscriptions in December 2013, based on the data from our LTE Watch service, indicate fewer than 3.5 million subscriptions.

    March 2014    |    $1650    |    View Details >>

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