DSL Broadband Services - Global Strategic Business Report

DSL Broadband Services - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Feb 27, 2013, 1099 Pages
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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for DSL Broadband Services in Thousands of Cumulative Subscriptions. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 218 companies. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
What is dsl? I-3

II. EXECUTIVE SYMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
DSL Broadband Services: A Prelude II-1
Current and Future Analysis II-1
Asia-Pacific - The Largest and the Fastest Growing Market II-1
Competitive Scenario in the Fixed-Line Telecom Market II-1
Market Scenario II-2
Market Drivers II-2
Market Challenges II-2
Noteworthy Market Trends II-3
Future of DSL Appears Grim II-3
DSL Tops New Line Additions, FTTx Rises Faster II-3
Table 1: World New Broadband Line Additions in Millions by
Technology: 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3
BRIC Countries to Propel Fixed Line Growth II-3
DSL Technology Losing Sheen II-4
Speed - The Main Killer of DSL Technology II-4
Higher Prices in Emerging Markets Suppress Growth II-4
DSL Broadband Market Remains Unaffected During Recession II-5
Ethernet DSL Access Key to Broadband Mass Market II-5
Network Insufficiency - A Hurdle to Further Adoption II-5
World Broadband Market - Key Statistics II-6
Table 2: World Fixed Broadband Connectivity by Technology
(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Subscriptions for DSL, Cable,
FTTx and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6

Table 3: Leading Countries in Broadband Connectivity by
Subscriber Base: 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6

Table 4: Leading Countries in Broadband Connectivity by
Penetration Rate: 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6

2. DSL BROADBAND SERVICES: AN OVERVIEW II-7
What is DSL? II-7
History of DSL Technology II-7
Various DSL or xDSL Technologies II-7
DSL Types II-8
Naked DSL II-9
DSL Functionality II-9
Applications II-9
Factors that Made DSL Popular II-10
DSL Equipment Setup II-10
DSL Network Protocols II-11
DSL Transmission Methods II-11
Advantages and Disadvantages of DSL Broadband II-11
Advantages II-11
Disadvantages II-11

3. SERVICE LAUNCHES/TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS II-13
Telecom Namibia Launches SkyEdge II Broadband Satellite Network II-13
NETGEAR® Announces Online and Global Availability of DGN2200M
N300 Wireless ADSL2+ Modem Router-Mobile Broadband Edition II-13
Eclipse Internet Rolls Out Bonded DSL Service II-14
Fasthosts Internet Unveils New ADSL Broadband Package Range
for Businesses II-14
Telecom Italia Launches ‘187' Application for iPhone and iPad
Users to Directly Access Commercial Information on ADSL and
Fixed Line II-14
T-Mobile International to Introduce VDSL Services II-15
T-Mobile International to Offer Internet ADSL Standard without
a Fixed Line II-15
Aquiss Introduces New Line of Residential Family Value ADSL2+
Broadband Plans II-15
BE Wholesale Unveils SDSL Broadband Service II-15
Mushroom Networks Introduces Updated Truffle Range II-16
M-Budget Introduces Fixed-line Phone and DSL Broadband Services II-16
Nashua Mobile Introduces Uncapped, Unshaped ADSL Products II-17
Web Africa Networks Introduces Home Uncapped ADSL Service II-17
T-Mobile International Introduces ADSL2+ ZyXEL P- 661HNU-F3
Modem with 3G Backup II-17
Woosh Wireless Provides Un-Metered Free Broadband Access to
iSKY and Trade Me on ADSL Broadband and Landline Plan II-18
Verizon Communications Expands Affordable, Fast DSL-Based High
Speed Internet Service in Pennsylvania and Texas II-18
Verizon Communications Expands Affordable, Fast DSL-Based High
Speed Internet Service in Virginia II-19
CenturyLink Offers DSL Service in Patrick County II-19
AT&T Launches U-verse Service in Alabama II-19
HTP Germany to Expand VDSL Network Roll-Out II-20
Eircom Group Introduces Residential DSL Broadband Service II-20
Afghan Telecom Introduces DSL Services II-20
TalkEasy to Unveil SurfEasy DSL Services II-20
Pacnet Unveils New Line of Business-Grade ADSL Internet Plans
for SMEs II-20
Deutsche Telekom Unveils Sofort DSL Package II-21
Qatar Telecom Introduces Improved Business ADSL Service for SMBs II-21
BCN Telecom Extends and Re-Introduces DSL Broadband Services II-21
Verizon Global Wholesale Introduces White-Label HSI Options II-22
Telkom Group Launches High-Speed DSL II-22
Tata Indicom Broadband Introduces Broadband Combo Plans for
Mumbai II-22
AT&T Extends High Speed Broadband Internet Service to Paynesville II-23
Vodafone Group to Unveil Ethernet Microwave Backhaul Technology II-23
Woosh Wireless Introduces New Dial Up Package II-23
iBurst Introduces Wireless DSL to SMEs II-24
BSNL Rolls-Out Prepaid Broadband Service in Bangalore II-24
Qatar Telecom Introduces New High-Speed Plans for ADSL Service II-25
Bharti Airtel Rolls Out High-Speed Broadband Connection II-25
Star Technology Services Unveils High-Speed ADSL2+ Broadband
Service II-25
T-Mobile International to Introduce Naked ADSL II-26

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-27
Spacenet Takes Over CICAT Networks II-27
Telekom Deutschland Signs Agreement to Offer DSL Broadband II-27
BSNL and ZTE Ink Agreement to Install Fixed Broadband Devices II-27
SES ASTRA and Deutsche Telekom Enter into Partnership to
Combine DSL and Satellite Services II-27
CenturyLink Takes Over Qwest Communications International II-28
Windstream Acquires PAETEC II-28
Savvis and CenturyLink Merge II-28
Xplornet Communications Acquires RipNET II-28
Verizon Communications Invests in IT and Landline
Communications Network Infrastructure II-29
AT&T Signs Agreement with CJUF II Stratus Block 21 II-29
AT&T Expands Availability of AT&T U-verseSM High Speed
Internet Max Turbo Internet Package II-29
PAETEC Holding Acquires Cavalier Telephone II-30
CenturyLink Expands Broadband Service Availability in Minnesota II-30
Covad Communications and MegaPath Merge II-30
Mobistar Takes Over KPN Belgium Business II-31
OTE to Upgrade ADSL Speeds in Greece II-31
MTS Allstream Enters into Investment Agreement with Radiant
Communications II-31
Tele2 Germany to Exit Joint Venture Agreement with QSC II-32
Ivy Web Services Takes Over VoIP Reseller Program and Xila
Broadband Wholesale DSL II-32
Vodafone Greece, HOL Enter into Strategic Partnership II-32
Woosh Wireless and Telecom Wholesale Enter into Partnership to
Offer Bundles of Joy II-32

5. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-33
Table 5: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
DSL Broadband Services by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World
Markets Independently Analyzed with Cumulative Subscriptions
in Thousands for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-33

Table 6: European Historic Review for DSL Broadband Services
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Cumulative Subscriptions in
Thousands for Years 2004 through
2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-34

Table 7: World 15-Year Perspective for DSL Broadband Services
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Cumulative
Subscriptions for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2011
and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-35

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Current and Future Analysis III-1
Market Scenario III-1
Cable Dominates US Broadband Market, DSL Comes Second III-1
Top Players Lose DSL Lines III-2
Regulatory Scenario III-2
Service Launches/Technological Developments III-2
Strategic Corporate Developments III-6
Select Key Players III-10
AT&T, Inc. III-10
CenturyLink, Inc. III-10
Cincinnati Bell, Inc. III-11
Sprint-Nextel Corporation III-11
Verizon Communications, Inc. III-11
B.Market Analytics III-12
Table 8: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for DSL
Broadband Services Analyzed with Cumulative Subscriptions in
Thousands for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

Table 9: US Historic Review for DSL Broadband Services
Analyzed with Cumulative Subscriptions in Thousands for
Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

2. CANADA III-14
A.Market Analysis III-14
Current and Future Analysis III-14
Canadian Broadband Market - An Overview III-14
Infrastructure Modernization Underway III-14
Strategic Corporate Developments III-14
Select Key Players III-15
Bell Canada III-15
MTS Allstream III-15
Radiant Communications Corp. III-16
RipNET Limited III-16
Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corporation III-16
TELUS Communications Company III-17
B.Market Analytics III-17
Table 10: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for DSL Broadband Services Analyzed with Cumulative
Subscriptions in Thousands for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 11: Canadian Historic Review for DSL Broadband
Services Analyzed with Cumulative Subscriptions in Thousands
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-18

3. JAPAN III-19
A.Market Analysis III-19
Current and Future Analysis III-19
Market Scenario III-19
Advancing Access Technologies in Japan III-19
Table 12: Japanese Broadband Market by Technology (2011):
Percentage Breakdown of Subscriptions for FTTx, DSL and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-20
Competitive Landscape III-20
Table 13: Leading Broadband Service Providers in Japan
(2010): Percentage Breakdown of Subscriptions for NTT East,
NTT West, Softbank and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-20
Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation - A Key Japanese
DSL Service Provider III-20
B.Market Analytics III-21
Table 14: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for DSL Broadband Services Analyzed with Cumulative
Subscriptions in Thousands for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 15: Japanese Historic Review for DSL Broadband
Services Analyzed with Cumulative Subscriptions in Thousands
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-22

4. EUROPE III-23
A.Market Analysis III-23
Current and Future Analysis III-23
Germany - The Largest Market III-23
Russia - The Fastest Growing Market III-23
DSL Market Shrivels in Nordic Region III-23
Regional Market Scenario III-24
Germany III-24
Demand for Broadband Nears Saturation III-24
DSL Faces Tough Time in Germany, Telekom Benefits III-24
Table 16: Leading Broadband Service Providers in Germany
(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Subscriptions for
Telekom, Vodafone, 1&1, Alice/O2, Kanel Deutschland and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-25
New Laws Enable Easy Subscriber Switch III-25
France III-25
A Peek into the French Broadband Market III-25
Italy III-26
Lack of Cable Infrastructure Appends DSL' Growth III-26
Increasing Competition in the Italian DSL Market III-26
Table 17: Leading DSL Broadband Service Providers in
Italy (2010 & 2011): Percentage Breakdown of
Subscriptions for Telecom Italia, Wind, Vodafone, Fastweb
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27
Government Support Critical in Advancing Broadband
Connectivity III-27
Sweden III-27
DSL Losing Ground in Swedish Broadband Market III-28
Russia III-28
Overview III-28
Table 18: Russian Broadband Access Market by Technology
(2010): Percentage Breakdown of Number of Subscriptions
for ADSL, FTTB (Ethernet), DOCSIS, and FTTH (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28
Competitive Scenario III-28
Table 19: Leading Broadband Service Providers in Russia
(2010): Percentage Breakdown of Number of Subscriptions
for Svyazinvest, Comstar, Beeline, ER-Telecom Holding,
Akado Group, and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-29
Finland III-29
Finland Inches Away from DSL III-29
Denmark III-29
DSL Subscriptions under Immense Pressure in Denmark III-29
Service Launches/Technological Developments III-30
Strategic Corporate Developments III-34
Select Key Players III-36
BT Group Plc (UK) III-36
Deutsche Telekom AG (Germany) III-36
FASTWEB S.p.A (Italy) III-36
Iliad SA (France) III-36
Mobistar SA (Belgium) III-37
OTE S.A (Greece) III-37
Portugal Telecom (Portugal) III-37
Telecom Italia S.p.A. (Italy) III-38
Telefónica Germany GmbH (Germany) III-38
T-Mobile Czech Republic a.s (Czech Republic) III-38
Wind Telecommunications SpA (Italy) III-39
B.Market Analytics III-40
Table 20: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
for DSL Broadband Services by Geographic Region - Belgium,
Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Russia,
Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Turkey, UK, and
Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with
Cumulative Subscriptions in Thousands for Years 2010 through
2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 21: European Historic Review for DSL Broadband
Services by Geographic Region - Belgium, Denmark, Finland,
France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Russia, Spain, Sweden,
Switzerland, The Netherlands, Turkey, UK, and Rest of Europe
Markets Independently Analyzed with Cumulative Subscriptions
in Thousands for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 22: European 15-Year Perspective for DSL Broadband
Services by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Cumulative Subscriptions for Belgium, Denmark, Finland,
France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Russia, Spain, Sweden,
Switzerland, The Netherlands, Turkey, UK, and Rest of Europe
Markets for Years 2004, 2011 and 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-43
A.Market Analysis III-43
Current and Future Analysis III-43
China - The Largest Market for DSL Broadband Services III-43
Indonesia - The Fastest Growing Market for DSL Broadband
Services III-43
Market Opportunity III-43
Market Scenario III-43
Market Drivers III-44
Market Challenges III-45
Regional Market Scenario III-45
Australia III-45
Overview III-45
Competitive Landscape III-45
Table 23: Leading Broadband Service Providers in
Australia (2010): Percentage Breakdown of Number of
Subscriptions for Telstra, Optus, iiNet, TPG, Primus, and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45
Increasing Consolidation in the Australian ISP Market III-46
New Infrastructure to Put Telstra's Dominance at Check III-46
Changes Already Underway III-46
China III-46
Table 24: Leading Broadband Service Providers in China
(2010): Percentage Breakdown of Number of Subscriptions
for China Telecom, China Unicom and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47
India III-47
Market Opportunities III-47
Market Drivers III-47
Market Challenges III-47
Competitive Landscape III-48
Table 25: Leading Broadband Service Providers in India
(2010): Percentage Breakdown of Number of Subscriptions
for BSNL, Bharti Airtel, MTNL and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48
Pakistan III-48
PTA Initiatives III-48
Market Scenario III-48
Competitive Scenario III-48
Table 26: Leading Broadband Service Providers in Pakistan
(2010): Percentage Breakdown of Number of Subscriptions
for PTCL, Wateen, Link Dot Net and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49
South Korea III-49
Overview III-49
Competitive Landscape III-50
Table 27: Leading Broadband Service Providers in South
Korea (2010): Percentage Breakdown of Number of
Subscriptions for KT, SK Broadband, LG Telecom and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50
Korea Looks forward to 1Gbps Broadband Connections III-50
New Zealand III-50
Broadband Penetration to Surge III-50
Competitive Landscape III-51
Table 28: Leading Broadband Service Providers in New
Zealand by Subscriptions (2010 & 2011): Percentage
Breakdown of Cumulative Subscriptions for Telecom,
TelstraClear, Orcon, Vodafone, CallPlus and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

Table 29: DSL Subscription in New Zealand as a % of
Overall Broadband Subscriptions: 2009-2011 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52
Service Launches/Technological Developments III-52
Strategic Corporate Developments III-54
Select Key Players III-55
China Telecom Corporation Limited (China) III-55
China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited (China) III-55
Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. (Taiwan) III-55
OptusNet (Australia) III-56
Telstra Corporation Limited (Australia) III-56
B.Market Analytics III-57
Table 30: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for DSL Broadband Services by Geographic Region -
Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New
Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan,
Thailand, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
Analyzed with Cumulative Subscriptions in Thousands for
Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 31: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for DSL Broadband
Services by Geographic Region - Australia, China, India,
Indonesia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines,
Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Rest of
Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Cumulative
Subscriptions in Thousands for Years 2004 through 2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

Table 32: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for DSL Broadband
Services by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Cumulative Subscriptions for Australia, China, India,
Indonesia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines,
Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Rest of
Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2004, 2011 and 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

6. LATIN AMERICA III-60
A.Market Analysis III-60
Current and Future Analysis III-60
Mexico - The Largest Market for DSL Broadband Services III-60
Regional Market Scenario III-60
Main Inhibitors for Broadband Access in Latin American
Countries III-61
Comparison of Market Restrains for Broadband Access in
Emerging and Mature Markets of Latin America III-61
Argentina III-61
Overview III-61
Competitive Landscape III-62
Brazil III-62
Overview III-62
Regulatory Scenario III-62
Mexico III-63
Overview III-63
Competitive Landscape III-63
Select Key Players III-63
ALGAR TELECOM (Brazil) III-63
Maxcom Telecomunicaciones, S.A.B. de C.V. (Mexico) III-64
Oi SA (Brazil) III-64
Telefonica de Brasil (Brazil) III-64
TELMEX (Mexico) III-64
B.Market Analytics III-65
Table 33: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for DSL Broadband Services by Geographic Region -
Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin American
Markets Independently Analyzed with Cumulative Subscriptions
in Thousands for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 34: Latin American Historic Review for DSL Broadband
Services by Geographic Region - Argentina, Brazil, Mexico,
and Rest of Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed
with Cumulative Subscriptions in Thousands for Years 2004
through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66

Table 35: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for DSL
Broadband Services by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Cumulative Subscriptions for Argentina, Brazil,
Mexico, and Rest of Latin America Markets for Years 2004,
2011 and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-67

7. REST OF WORLD III-68
A.Market Analysis III-68
Current and Future Analysis III-68
Market Scenario in the Middle East III-68
Service Launches/Technological Developments III-68
Select Key Players III-71
Axxess DSL (Pty) Ltd. (South Africa) III-71
GlobalCom Data Services (Lebanon) III-71
Telecom Namibia Ltd. (Namibia) III-72
B.Market Analytics III-73
Table 36: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future
Analysis for DSL Broadband Services Analyzed with Cumulative
Subscriptions in Thousands for Years 2010 through 2018
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

Table 37: Rest of World Historic Review for DSL Broadband
Services Analyzed with Cumulative Subscriptions in Thousands
for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-74

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 218 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 258)

The United States (27)
Canada (11)
Japan (4)
Europe (129)
- France (4)
- Germany (10)
- The United Kingdom (36)
- Italy (4)
- Spain (5)
- Rest of Europe (70)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (41)
Latin America (17)
Africa (16)
MiddleEast (13)

 

 

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