Sweden - Digital Economy and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses
Considerable investments in upgraded DSL and cable broadband infrastructure as well as fibre networks by Sweden's telcos in recent years have encouraged 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 videostreaming, bundled services and VoIP.
Com Hem Group acquires Boxer Sweden from the Teracom Boxer Group; Netflix launches services in Nordic countries; report update includes the regulator's market data to 2015, telcos' operating and financial data to Q3 2016, recent market developments.
Companies mentioned in this report:
Com Hem, Tele2, Canal Digital, Viasat, Boxer, MTG.