Ukraine - Broadband and Digital Media Markets - Insights and Statistics
Ukraine's sizeable broadband market enjoys effective cross-platform competition. DSL remains the dominant access platform, though cable is also widely available and there has been considerable investment in FttP and FttB in recent years. LAN and wireless platforms such as WiFi and WiMAX exist on a smaller scale. Digital TV is accessible from the cable and satellite platforms, while DTTV has progressed, though not without controversy in the selection of broadcasters. This report offers a concise overview of Ukraine's broadband and digital media sectors, covering major players, market developments and a wide range of statistics.
Ukrtelecom launches fibre-based services for the SME market; DCTEL upgrades network using subscriber-6GHz spectrum; National Council Radio and TV Broadcasting plans to retender regional DTT frequencies; Volia launches 150Mb/s cable broadband service and bundled TV package; UBG secures capacity on ASTRA satellite for DTH pay-TV offering; Volia expands cable network reach through acquisitions; Kyivstar's Home Internet' fibre network extended to 70 cities; Ukrtelecom launches FttP services; regulator subsidises up to one million STBs to encourage DTTV take-up; regulator market data updates; State Statistical data for 2014; telcos' operating and financial data to Q4 2014; recent market developments.
Companies covered in this report include:
Golden Telecom, PAN Wireless, Volia Cable, Ukrtelecom, VimpelCom