6 Telecom Strategies & Trends Titles for Dec 2015     Archive    

Sustaining growth despite difficult regulatory environment in Bangladesh's mobile market

Published: 2015-12-23

This article explores the development of Bangladesh's mobile market between 2011 and 2015. We first present a short socioeconomic profile of the country followed by a discussion of the evolution of its mobile market. We then discuss the challenges and barriers for its development, citing primarily government regulations as well as the adjustments made by mobile players in order to secure growth am...

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Industrie 4.0 - The digitisation of manufacturing and production lines

Published: 2015-12-23

In 2011, the term "Industrie 4.0" was introduced to the German public, meaning, according to historians of science, the fourth industrial revolution after the intensified usage of steam engines in the 18th century, followed by the launch of assembly lines for mass production in Chicago's slaughterhouses (inspiring Henry Ford) in the late 19th century and the age of IT, computers and elec...

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Internet access for businesses: main product features overview

Published: 2015-12-18

Internet connectivity is a main requirement for businesses - not only to access the public Internet but also to enable telephony services (i.e. VoIP - Voice over IP) or to establish private networks (e.g. via an IPSec VPN). Hence this article gives an overview on product features and optional services that are currently marketed by Internet service providers (ISPs), including mostly network operat...

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New Zealand tackles broadband development with rural as well as urban deployment initiatives

Published: 2015-12-09

This article delves into the fixed broadband developments in New Zealand from 2010 up to 2015. We first discuss the evolution of fixed broadband technologies and penetration rates in the country, highlighting the impact of the policy initiatives, specifically the Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) and Rural Broadband Initiative (RBI) during the aforementioned period. Secondly, we tackle the impact of the ...

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L2 Ethernet services without guaranteed bandwidth have some potential

Published: 2015-12-08

We have in the past regularly published articles about PDH/SDH and Ethernet services. In this current article we focus on the potential for L2 (layer 2) Ethernet services without guaranteed bandwidth. This article is based on interviews conducted between June and September 2015 as well as on the analysis of offers of up to 30 network operators active in Western Europe: national incumbents, large c...

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Going for the home run - Eastern European telcos strengthen household presence with insurance offers

Published: 2015-12-02

The article tackles the insurance offers from telecom providers, particularly nontelecom related offers such as life and non-life insurance (accident, health, motor, property, etc.). The article does not delve into device insurance and travel insurance as these are typically already offered by telcos. For this review, we focused on the offers in Eastern Europe, particularly in Czech Republic, Hung...

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