Press Releases

  • Multiplay households to reach 144.5m in Americas by year-end 2016 19 May 2016 Pyramid Research expects multiplay penetration of households in the Americas to reach 46.3% by year-end 2016, with Latin America accounting for 37.2% of the total multiplay households  According to a new report by Pyramid Research, the number of households subscribing to multiplay services in the Americas will reach 144.5 million in 2016, representing a multiplay penetration of households of 46.3%…
  • LPWA IoT Will Grow Rapidly and Represent 55% of IoT Connections by 2020, says Pyramid Research 28 April 2016 Low Powered Wide Area (LPWA) Internet of Things (IoT) connections will witness huge growth, from just 20 million in 2014 to 861 million by 2020, which will be equivalent to 55% of all IoT connections, according to Pyramid Research. The company’s latest report Low Power Wide Area Internet of Things: Market Forecasts and MNO Approaches, states that huge volume growth is expected from 2018, particul…
  • The German digital consumer - 10 takeaways from the latest consumer survey 24 March 2016 The German digital consumer – 10 takeaways from the latest consumer survey   “The groundwork for consumer digitalization is set in Germany – said Pablo Iacopino, Director of Europe at Pyramid Research – as the adoption of next generation devices and services move beyond early adopter status, consumers are more open to mobile payment and online retail channels purchases, and the appetite for bund…
  • Key factors to continue shaping the enterprise cloud market in the Middle East 10 December 2015 A new report by Pyramid Research has identified seven key factors that will impact the adoption of enterprise cloud services in the Middle East.   Seven predominant factors are shaping the market in the region and overall cloud services adoption is at an inflection point. “These factors provide a 360 degree overview, covering all elements of the value chain from suppliers, distributors, consumer…
  • Fiber-optic to reach 5.1 million connections in Latin America by year-end 2015 18 August 2015 According to Pyramid Research’s latest Fixed Communications Demand Forecast, fixed lines in Latin America will reach 163.8 million by year-end 2015, with fiber-optic (FTTH/B) accounting for 5.1 million connections.   The number of fixed lines for voice and Internet services in Latin America will reach 163.8 million in 2015, an increase of 2.3% over 2014. This represents a broadband penetration ra…
  • The merger Wind-3 Italia may unlock convergence opportunities 07 August 2015 On 6 August 2015, CK Hutchison Holdings Limited, parent company of 3 Italia, and VimpelCom Limited, parent company of WIND, entered into an agreement to form a 50/50 joint venture that will manage the combined telecoms businesses. Completion is subject to regulatory approvals and is expected within twelve months.    In a new blog post, Pyramid Research's Director of Europe, Pablo Iacopino, e…
  • Smart cities: Operator success closely linked to network robustness and convergence 29 July 2015 Smart cities offer new revenue streams for operators in maturing markets, but a less risky approach is to address various verticals that are attractive in themselves on a nationwide basis which can also form part of a broader smart city project.   A new report by Pyramid Research finds that smart cities are fundamentally attractive propositions for network operators because they drive demand for …
  • Mobile subscriptions in Latin America to top 885 million by year-end 2020 15 July 2015 According to Pyramid Research’s most recent Mobile Data Forecast, mobile subscriptions in Latin America will reach 757.2 million by the end of 2015, with LTE accounting for 4.2% of all subscriptions. Data will account for 40% of total revenue, nearly double the 22% from 2011.  The number of mobile subscriptions in Latin America will increase by 3.3% to reach 757.2 million in 2015, accounting for …
  • Qatar: One of the most advanced telecom markets in the Middle East 24 June 2015 Qatar's telecom services market is set to generate US$2.8 billion in service revenue by 2020, driven by operators' consistent investment in next generation networks capable of delivering new innovative products and services to the market. Pyramid Research expects the Qatari telecommunications market to generate total service revenue of US$2.8 billion in 2020, up from a forecast of US$2.3 billion …
  • Bolivia’s telecoms market is fastest growing in Latin America 04 June 2015 A new report by Pyramid Research finds that the Bolivian telecoms market will grow at a CAGR of 7.8% between 2014 and 2019, driven by broadband Internet and pay-TV. Although the telecoms market in Bolivia is one of the smallest in Latin America -- generating US$1 billion in 2014 -- it is the fastest growing market in the region. With a projected CAGR of 7.8% from 2014 to 2019, the Bolivian teleco…