Dunstable, UK, July 19, 2013--Latest research from Futuresource predicts that global 4KTV shipments will grow from just 62,000 units last year to 780,000 in 2013 and 22 million units in 2017. The reports adds that the local 4K content and increased consumer awareness will help boost sales from 2015 onwards.
Dublin, Ireland, July 18, 2013--Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) raised contract revenue 18.3% in 2012, to US$2.28 billion, as value-added services (site/app acceleration, cloud solutions, analytics, specialized HTTP video platforms, content transformation, workflow, management, security and rights protection) in addition to core bandwidth provisioning supporting very large video accounts fuelled market growth, according to "Content Delivery Networks Analytics 2012 - 2015" report.
London, UK – July 18, 2013 – In the second half of 2012, the number of cellular machine-to-machine (M2M) connections reported by China Mobile had increased by nearly 5.5 million. That’s as many as the UK had in total at the end of last year. This outstanding growth has helped to propel China forward to become the single largest national market in terms of connections, having now overtaken the US.
Reston, Va., July 17, 2013--85.2 percent of the U.S. Internet audience viewed online video, according to the latest comScore Video Metrix service showing that 183 million Americans watched more than 44 billion online content videos in June, while the number of video ad views surpassed 20 billion.
Market for high power RF will grow at a CAGR of 9 percent through 2017
Boston, Mass., July 15, 2013 - Military expenditure faces challenges with declining budgets impacting the introduction of new platforms, but technology will be the differentiator providing opportunities for RF technologies. The Advanced Defense Systems (ADS) service report, "Defense Market Opportunities for RF Technologies" forecasts that the market for RF technologies will remain strong as the focus shifts towards enhancing capabilities in areas such as radar, satellite communications and electronic warfare.
El Segundo, Calif., July 12, 2013—Despite the pay-TV industry’s increasing focus on delivering services to alternative devices like PCs, smartphones and tablets, its traditional flagship platform-- the set-top box (STB)—continues to thrive, with market shipments set to hit record highs in 2013, 2014 and 2015, according to the latest IHS Set-Top Box Monitor report.
Scottsdale, Ariz., July 11, 2013--The pay-TV market in India is expected to reach 167 million subscribers in 2017 from 140 million in 2012, showing a 3.6% CAGR during this period, according to a new report by Multimedia Research Group (MRG). DTH, alone, is expected to reach 100 million subscribers by 2017. Following digitization, it will surpass cable TV penetration, which comprised 67% of the pay-TV market share in 2012.
Paris, France, July 10, 2013-- According to Euroconsult's newly released research report,Company Profiles: Analysis of FSS Operators, 86% of all 37 active commercial FSS operators saw revenue growth in 2012, with 13 operators reaching 10% or more. However, approximately half of the operators experienced slower revenue growth than the previous year.
London, UK, July 9, 2013 – Innovation is critical to telco survival, finds Ovum. Yet many operators miss the big picture, exaggerate the threat from over-the-top (OTT) players, and misunderstand the broader benefits of innovation. New research from the global analyst firm examined more than 3,500 new service launches since 2009, finding that telcos must compete less and collaborate more.
Hampshire, UK, July 8, 2013--A new study by Juniper Research investigating the Mobile TV & Video market has found that by 2017, revenues from streaming and download services on mobile and tablet devices will reach US$ 9.5 billion, up from US$ 4.5bn this year. This will be as a result of the maturation of the market for streaming subscription services and pay-per-title content, which will see new business models develop for smartphone and tablet users.