Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Industry operators provide internet access via wired networks. Some internet service providers (ISPs) offer extra services such as web hosting, web page designing and connectivity consulting. ISPs may provide local or national coverage to retail clients or deliver backbone services, except telecommunications carriers, to other ISPs. Over the five years to 2014, rapid advancements in internet-related infrastructure and services led to explosive growth for the industry. Going forward, growth will remain strong, as the internet will become an even greater part of the daily lives of businesses and consumers... read more
Internet services have changed rapidly over the past five years. The introduction of smartphones and improving technology has allowed for faster speeds and more convenient means such as wireless internet services. Broadband services have become the most prominent service offering; however, mobile services are also driving growth.
DSL internet services
Digital subscriber line (DSL) internet services refer to technologies that provide internet access by transmitting data over local telephone networks. DSL networks have become extremely popular as they take advantage of existing infrastructure and, therefore, are estimated to account for 61.4% of total revenue. The most common form of DSL is asymmetrical digital subscriber line, also known as ASDL... read more