South Korea Digital Economy Report

In South Korea widespread adoption of Internet together with the continued pace of development has resulted in a strong digital economy. This report looks at various aspects of the digital economy in South Korea that support the drive to digital services. It includes forecasts to 2017 in fixed-line, mobile, internet and broadband subscribers. See more

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Global Mobile Broadband

The global mobile broadband market continues to gain momentum and is becoming an increasingly exciting sector to watch. One of the key reasons for this growth is the fact that due to competition and a saturated mobile voice market, the operators have been forced to offer very competitive capped data packages. Non-SMS mobile data is now growing as it is becoming easier to access via mobile devices such as smart phones. Mobile networks are also improving as 3.5G (HSPA) continues to be deployed and wireless broadband technologies (4G) emerge over the next few years. While on deck mobile data usage remains strong, off deck usage to both mobile specific Internet sites and regular sites is also growing rapidly. Read the executive summary.