Posts Tagged 'IPTV'

Bandwidth for video – how much is enough?

March 19, 2013

Recently one of the major consumers of bandwidth in the world, Netflix, went live with a website that lists the amount of bits that our operators provision for us to watch a video stream.

“It’s interesting to see ISPs compared.  The spread in bandwidth values returned is revealing with the


Point Topic says IPTV metrics need to be standardised

September 24, 2012

Point Topic proposes international metrics for IPTV

In a month when video downloads from YouTube have set off riots across the world, Tim Johnson of Point Topic is proposing a new set of metrics to reveal the global extent and influence of IPTV (internet television).

Speaking at a key meeting …


IPTV – Subscribers Up in a Competitive Market

May 7, 2012

IPTV Subscribers Up in a Competitive Market

According to leading broadband analyst firm Point Topic, global IPTV subscriptions closed in on 60 million at the end of 2011, with the last yearly quarter witnessing the biggest three month increase in subscribers yet.

“The year end is often the strong quarter


IPTV will reach 60 million subscriptions in the EU by 2020

September 28, 2011

IPTV to treble by 2020 according to the latest analysis from Point Topic

As broadband subscriptions continue to grow in the EU27, Point Topic has today announced analysis on how many subscribers there will be and how many will take an IPTV service as well. According to the leading global …