September 29, 2008
Key Statistics Telecom Market & Regulatory Overviews of the United Kingdom Market
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8d4f81/united_kingdom_k) has announced the addition of the "United Kingdom - Key Statistics Telecom Market & Regulatory Overviews" report to their offering.
The UK's telecom market is one of the largest in Europe. Mobile and broadband penetration are comfortably ahead of the European average, while the country leads in digital TV take-up. Considerable competitive pressure has reduced consumer prices in all sectors, while the landscape promises enormous change with BT's national Next Generation Network. This report introduces the key aspects of the UK's telecom market in 2008, presenting the latest statistics on the fixed network services sector and an overview of the key regulatory issues including the status of interconnection, Local Loop Unbundling , and carrier preselection. The report reviews the major fixed network telecom operators in the UK, examines the status of fixed network voice services, and analyses BT's new 21CN and the development of Openreach.
Key Topics Covered: Synopsis Key statistics Telecommunications market - Overview of the UK's telecom market Regulatory environment - History - Regulatory authority - BT's structural separation - Next Generation Networks (NGN) - Telecom sector liberalisation in the UK Major fixed network operators in the UK - New regulations - British Telecom - KCOM - Cable & Wireless - Virgin Media - COLT Telecom - THUS - Carphone Warehouse - Post Office re-entry - Orange - BSkyB Telecommunications infrastructure - National telecom network - Virgin Media - International Related reports Companies mentioned: - British Telecom - KCOM - Cable & Wireless - Virgin Media - COLT Telecom - THUS - Carphone Warehouse - Post Office re-entry - Orange - BSkyB