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Broadband Internet Access Reaches 77% - Wireless Connectivity To Drive Next Phase 

The number of Internet adults utilizing ‘wired’ broadband connections may be peaking, according to results released from Ipsos Insight’s annual The Face of the Web study. At the end of 2006, it is estimated that 77% of the global online population was utilizing a broadband connection to access the Internet. 

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Global Broadband Subscribers to Double by 2011 to Hit 620 million 

The global broadband market is expanding at a rapid pace, with both equipment revenue and global subscribers expected to increase robustly during the next few years, according to iSuppli Corp. Global broadband subscribers will grow to 622.7 million by 2011, more than double the 270.4 million in 2006.

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IPTV Rising: 92% CAGR to 103 million in 2011

Global IPTV subscribers will rise to 103 million in 2011, expanding at a whopping Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 92.5% up from 3.9 million in 2006, iSuppli Corp. predicts. This translates into $39.1 billion in revenue, up by a factor of more than 40 from $960.5 million in 2006.

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$48 billion Federal Phone Deal Goes to Qwest, AT&T, Verizon

The US federal government's largest telecommunications contract ever, a 10-year deal worth up to $48 billion, was awarded to AT&T, Qwest Communications and Verizon on Thursday, according to the General Services Administration. The contract winners beat out Sprint Nextel Corp.  

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Mobile Content Goldrush; $1 trillion Capex on Next Generation Networks

Data-heavy mobile content services will be key to the future success of mobile operators, according to ABI Research's two Research Briefs, "Mobile Operator Performance Benchmarks, 4Q-2006" and "Global Wireless Subscriber Dynamics, 4Q-2006" that track the latest developments in the global mobile marketplace. 

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US Residential Broadband Penetration to Hit 55% or 60M Households in 2007

Residential subscriptions to broadband Internet connections surged 20% in 2006 to exceed 50 million U.S. households, according to a new study from Parks Associates. The report estimates U.S. residential broadband subscriptions will surpass 60 million households by year-end 2007, accounting for 55% of all U.S. households.

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Online Video and Other Web Services Drive $70 billion Telecom Infrastructure Spending

As Internet users embrace Internet phone services and online video, North American telecom companies are projected to spend $70 billion on new infrastructure to meet voice and data Internet traffic demand around the globe, up 67% from their 2003 total, according to industry tracker Infonetics Research. 

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US Telecom Market Grew 9.3% to $923B in 2006; Worldwide Market Hits $3 trillion

The U.S. telecommunications market grew 9.3% in 2006, the fastest rate since 2000, to $923 billion in revenue, while the worldwide telecommunications market grew 11.2% to $3 trillion in revenue, according toTIA’s 2007 Telecommunications Market Review and Forecast.   

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ATLANTIC-ACM: Market for Business VoIP and IP VPN to Reach $15 billion by 2012

The total market for business VoIP and IP VPN services will grow from $6.4 billion in 2006 to $15 billion in 2012, according to "Business VoIP Revolution 2007-2012: The Opportunity. The Market. The Players." – a new study by ATLANTIC-ACM.

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Residential Voice over IP Subscribers to Grow 7-Fold to 267 Million by 2012 

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) telephone services will grow to a subscriber base of 267 million by 2012 from less than 38 million subscribers worldwide in 2006, according to a new study released by ABI Research. 

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