Sweden - Digital Economy and Digital TV - Insights, Statistics and Analysis
Considerable investments in ADSL2+ and fibre networks by Sweden's telcos in recent years have provided the infrastructure for consumer adoption of bundled services. The largest cable TV operators, Com Hem and Kabelvision, have upgraded their networks to provide fast data services, which has led to customer some migration from DSL. Switchover to digital transmission was completed in late 2007, providing the government with the first opportunity in Europe to make use of the digital dividend for wireless broadband services. This report provides an overview of Sweden's digital TV and converging media markets, including recent developments in VoD, triple play and VoIP services.
World Economic Forum (WEF) ranks Sweden the world's most connected economy; Netflix launches services in Nordic countries; regulator's market data to June 2013; telcos' operating and financial data to Q4 2013; market developments to early 2014.
Companies covered in this report include:
Com Hem, Tele2, Canal Digital, Viasat, Boxer, MTG.