The number of fibre to the home (FTTH) and fibre to the building (FTTB) subscribers in Europe increased by 19% over the first nine months of 2015, reaching more than 35.9 million FTTH/B subscribers.
Ultra-fast broadband revenues will grow by 95% over the five next years to reach EUR182 billion in 2017.
Worldwide video and television revenues will increase from €392bn in 2012 to €483bn in 2017, according to iDate.
Europe reported a solid 15% increase in the number of FTTH/B (fibre-to-the-home/building) subscribers during second half 2012, according to the latest figures from iDate.
BBWF 2012 – Amsterdam. Both Germany and the UK are lagging behind in the deployment of fibre-to-the-home services, according to research by Idate. Both countries show less than 1% penetration.
The number of TV households worldwide will reach 1.502 billion in 2016, an increase of 9.4% in five years, according to France-based Idate.
The global market of services on connected TVs will reach €2.5 billion in 2016, according to iDate’s Jacques Bayon.