• Vodafone to sell mobile-only units?

    Vodafone to sell mobile-only units? From April to September 2014 the total revenues of Vodafone Romania dwindled by approx. 9% to €346m, compared to €382m reported a year earlier while EBITDA declined to €122m. In Q3 2014 the total revenues also decreased by 5% y-o-y to €168m as a result of lowering mobile termination rates. Nevertheless,… »

  • UPC Polska: Mobility and multiscreening gain ground

    UPC Polska: Mobility and multiscreening gain ground According to a report of Corporate Profiles Consulting prepared for UPC Polska, 42% of Poles aged 15-50 would prefer to watch programs on a TV set connected to the internet (hybrid TV or connected TV). Moreover, 62% of those surveyed declared that they would also use laptops to watch TV.   Watching TV via mobile devices was more… »

  • ZMorph expands abroad

    ZMorph expands abroad ZMorph, one of the leading Polish 3D printer providers, on 9 October 2014 opened its first showroom located in Haarlem (Netherlands), which is a European centre of the 3D printing. CEO of ZMorph admits that choice of the localisation was essential due to Haarlem's prestige on the 3D printing market and proximity to company’s… »

  • Understanding prepaid market in multi-country setting

    Understanding prepaid market in multi-country setting Our client - one of the largest international mobile phone operators - was seeking for support in understanding the prepaid segment in selected European countries (Greece, Croatia, Romania, Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Netherlands). The key aim of the project was to gather information about the habits and needs of prepaid users in order to… »

Expert view

Regional broadband networks to enhance ISP segment in Central Europe

Paweł Olszynka
Head IT&Telecoms Analyst, PMR

Despite the visible signs of saturation the ISP and data transmission market is and will remain the fastest growing part of the telecommunications market in CE, positively influencing the value of the entire market until the end of 2018. The still increasing (although not as rapidly as just a few years ago) demand for broadband internet access and the growing demand for data transmission will contribute to the gradual substitution of slower lines by those offering… »

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PMR’s glossary describes IT and telecoms terminology and reveals the meanings of important sector abbreviations. You can find out:

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  • what the key characteristics of cloud computing are
  • what are the various types of data centre operators
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  • what differentiates private versus public clouds
  • what criteria are used in tier classification of data centres.