Norway’s small but advanced broadcasting market became all-digital by the end of 2009. The main operators have focussed on upgrading fixed-line networks to ADSL2+ and VDSL2 in recent years, providing a solid infrastructure for delivering bundled services. This report introduces the key aspects of Norway’s digital media and bundled services markets, together with developments in the digital, cable and satellite TV sectors. It also provides an analysis on analogue switchover and profiles the major market players.
Thor 7 satellite commissioned for 2013 launch; broadcasting revenue shows steady growth in 2011; Canal Digital Go launched to deliver hybrid VoD; regulator’s market data for 2011, telcos’ operating and financial data to September 2012; market developments to October 2012.