Italy - Telecoms, IP Networks, Digital Media and Forecasts
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This report provides a comprehensive overview of trends and developments in Italy’s telecommunications market. The report analyses the mobile, Internet, broadband, digital TV and converging media sectors.
Market and industry analyses, trends and developments; Facts, figures and statistics; Industry and regulatory issues; Infrastructure; Major players, revenues, subscribers, ARPU, MoU; Internet, VoIP, IPTV; Mobile voice and data markets; Broadband (FttH, DSL, cable TV, wireless); Convergence and digital media; 3G subscriber and mobile ARPU forecasts to 2015; Broadband market forecasts for selective years to 2020.
Analogue TV spectrum auction troubled by broadcaster compensation claims; Dahlia TV folds; Sky Italia and Fastweb team to provide bundled services; State Council allows Sky Italia withdraws from tender for DTT frequencies; TivùSat reports over one million active cards; NGN Committee works on open access network, Fastweb, Wind and Vodafone continuing with €2.5 billion NGN project; Milan’s Metroweb sold to F2i and IMI Investimenti; TI sets up JV to build open access fibre network covering 80% of buildings in Milan; Fastweb bundles broadband with Sky Italia; Fastweb buys 11% of Metroweb; Regulator addresses fibre network open access; proposed FiberCo to coordinate fibre deployments to 20 million people in 15 cities by 2015; Telecom Italia commitment to deliver FttH/FttB to an additional 138 cities by 2018; regulator extends 3G licences to 2029 and GSM licences to 2027; Vodafone introduces Booster femtocell unit, TIM contracts NSN for 7,000 LTE base stations; mobile market value fell to €21 billion in 2010; TIM to close mobile TV service; 3 Italia signed a seven-year managed services contract with Ericsson; Digi Mobil launched mobile services tailored to Romanians in Italy; regulator proposes lower MTRs to 2015; spectrum auction opens up LTE sector and delivers €3.945 billion for the government; regulator market data to end-2010; operator data to September 2011.