Last updated: 18 Mar 2009 Update History
Report Status: Archived
Report Pages: 215
Analyst: Stephen McNamara
This report covers developments in
The countries covered in this report include: Albania, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia (FYROM), Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine and United Kingdom.
Researcher:- Henry Lancaster
Current publication date:- March 2009 (5th Edition)
Next publication date:- Jan 2010
The increasing demand for mobile broadband across the region is based on a solid foundation of fast networks built by mobile network operators during the last few years.
The Long-term evolution networks expected to be opened during 2010, and the potential release of digital dividend spectrum by 2012, will further develop the enormous potential for mobile data in
Some key mobile data services such as mobile TV remain unconvincing propositions for many consumers, while operators and content providers struggle to develop profitable and popular business models for their service offerings. However, the release of spectrum and the availability of handsets receiving conventional digital terrestrial TV could be a watershed for mobile TV take-up during 2010.
The German mobile data market rests on
Data in this report is the latest available at the time of preparation and may not be for the current year.
The following notes provide some background to our scenario forecasting methodology:
· This report includes what we term scenario forecasts. By describing long-range scenarios we identify a band within which we expect market growth to occur. The associated text describes what we see as the most likely growth trend within this band.
· The projections shown in the tables in this report are based on our own historical information, as well as on telecommunication sector statistics from official and non-official, national and international sources. We assume a possible deviation of 15-20% around this data.
· All statistics for GDP, revenue, etc are shown in US$, in order to maintain consistency within and between markets. At the same time we acknowledge that this can introduce some irregularities.
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