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
Industry SWOT Analysis
The Global Internet Service Providers industry is expanding rapidly because it has been able to maintain double-digit growth in the number of internet subscribers. The continued expansion in subscriber numbers in being propelled by demand for broadband internet access, particularly from developing regions such as China and India. There is scope for even further rapid broadband growth as China has an internet penetration rate below 30.0%, which is much less than the majority of developed economies.
There are very few markets that have satisfied consumer and business demand for faster access speeds... read more