Analyses for ICT (IT & telecommunications) market

  • Key trends on the telecommunications market in Central Europe

    2013 was yet another difficult but interesting year for the telecommunications market in Central Europe. 2014 does not look much better either, but there are clear signs, trends and actions which augur a foreseeable improvement in the future. The cumulative value of the… »

  • Polish IT sector bounces back

    In 2014 fewer IT companies perceive the difficult macroeconomic situation as a major barrier inhibiting the development of the domestic IT market. The consensus forecast of representatives of the largest IT companies in Poland compiled by PMR in the second quarter of this year… »

  • Telecoms market in Russia: short-term outlook

    The main challenge of the Russian telecommunications market to adapt to the relatively modest overall market growth and to stagnation in voice telephony, which still accounts for the most substantial proportion of operators’ sales revenue. Providers of telecommunications… »

  • SaaS impacts on software market in Central and Eastern Europe

    The software market in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) has recorded positive results so far, and development forecasts are also promising. The market has recently become strongly influenced by cloud expansion, although the share of SaaS in total software sales remains slim.… »

  • SME sector in Poland remains promising for IT vendors

    Small and medium-sized enterprises in Poland, employing up to 249 employees, spend almost PLN 6bn a year on IT, which is slightly less than one-fifth of the total IT spending in the country. Hardware dominates in the overall ICT budgets of SMEs. The Polish SME segment is… »

  • Telecommunications market in Poland 2014 – gradual improvement

    According to the report “Telecommunications market in Poland 2014. Development forecasts for 2014-2018” the value of the telecommunications market in Poland in 2013 stood at PLN 44.7bn. Compared to the preceding year its value contracted by almost 4%. Such a challenging… »

  • SaaS still has a small share of Poland’s software market

    The choice between software delivery in the SaaS format and in the traditional model is not a straightforward one. It depends on the type of software, its function, the way it is used, the frequency of upgrades or updates, or the size of the user company. Even so, it should be… »

  • Polish telecommunications market – regional differences

    The telecommunications market in Poland recorded a several percent decline in 2013 as compared to 2012. But, as a new PMR report „Telecommunications market in Poland 2014 – Regional focus. Development forecasts for 2014-2018” shows, the picture varied considerably, not… »

  • Polish SME sector goes mobile

    Polish small and medium-sized entreprises more frequently use portable devices. There is no doubt the trend of mobility is gathering momentum. Over the last two years or so hardware replacement cycles have stretched slightly. In the sector of small and medium-sized enterprises… »

  • IT market in Russia 2014 – current situation and short term outlook

    Total sales of IT products and services in Russia were worth RUB 711.6bn (€16.8bn) in 2013, which is 0.5% less than the figure for the previous period. The IT market in the country declined for the first time since the crisis of 2009. Many leading players reported a… »