Mobile World Congress 2017: What will we be talking about in Barcelona?
Yves Gassot, CEO, IDATE DigiWorld Contact The GSM Association’s Mobile World Congress has taken hold as the mobile industry’s biggest annual event, as well as a significant event for a great many Internet and entertainment sector players. What do we expect to hear about in Barcelona in 2017? We will no doubt see three to […]Read more
World LTE markets – 5G initiatives & MBB spectrum In 2020: 4.7 billion LTE subscribers forecasted when 5G is launched.
Carole Manero Director of Studies, IDATE DigiWorld Contact We forecast, overall, a little less than 5 billion LTE SIMs worldwide or 54% of total SIMs at YE2020. According to our forecasts, the 3 billion mark will be reached in 2018. LTE has gone mainstream since 2015 When 5G is expected to arrive in 2020, […]Read more
Next Gen Telcos : which landscape evolution to 2025 ?
Vincent Bonneau, Head of Innovation Business Unit, IDATE DigiWorld Contact Telcos are in a crucial need to reinvent themselves. Their pure connectivity revenues (voice, messaging, broadband, linear TV) are expected to be flat at best for the next 4 years, while CAPEX are continuing to increase (6% in 2015) with the development of digital services […]Read more
Inventory of FTTH/B in Europe
Roland MONTAGNE, Head of Practice contact Nearly all players, even if less involved in FTTH/B than in other architectures, see FTTH as the end game The first nine months of 2016 confirmed the previous year’s trend: fibre rollouts have continued apace and prove that Europe has entered the “Fibre age”! There were close to […]Read more
Aménagement numérique en Guinée Conakry : présentation des conclusions du SDAN par IDATE DigiWorld au Ministre des Télécoms
Pierre-Michel ATTALI, Directeur du Pôle Territoires Numériques contacter La Guinée Conakry occupe une position particulière sur la côte Atlantique de l’Afrique de l’Ouest avec six pays limitrophes (Guinée-Bissau, Sénégal, Mali, Sierra Leone, Libéria, Côte d’Ivoire), un fort potentiel hydro-électrique grâce à la présence de nombreux fleuves (Sénégal, Niger, Gambie, …) et des ressources minières […]Read more
Invest in the digital future?
Yves Gassot, CEO, IDATE DigiWorld Contact The question has been raised, and rightly so. The digital transformation that is expressing itself through the swift and constant stream of innovation and growing achievement (the cloud, ultrafast access, IoT, big data, AI, VR, etc.) is enthralling for many of us, but a source of deep concern for […]Read more
OTT global communication market will exceed 14.6 billion EUR by the end of 2016, and grow to 24.1 billion EUR by 2020
Soichi Nakajima Director of “Digital Telco” Stream, IDATE DigiWorld contact Representing a CAGR of 13.3%. The market is composed of three segments: VoIP (such as Skype), IP messaging (such as WhatsApp), and also a share of social networking advertising revenues. In contrast to the telco communications market, however, the OTT communications market remains very […]Read more
European TV networks looking beyond broadcasting and fine tuning their OTT strategy
Florence Le Borgne, Head of the TV & Digital Content Practice, IDATE DigiWorld Contact The creation of a pan-European alliance in mid-January between three major commercial TV companies – ProSiebenSat.1, TF1 and Mediaset – around OTT video specialist, Studio71, is a strong indication of veteran players’ new strategies, built on international partnerships and digital diversification. […]Read more
Investing in content: what are AT&T and Verizon hoping for?
Yves Gassot, CEO, IDATE DigiWorld Contact 2016 turned out to be a relatively mediocre year for the telecom services market in Western countries: an overall trend of stabilisation in Europe’s biggest markets, after suffering a steady decline in revenue since 2008, and an overall decrease in mobile revenue in the United States, breaking […]Read more