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Research and Markets: Croatia - Digital Media and Broadband Markets - Insights, Statistics and Forecasts


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Croatia - Digital Media and Broadband Markets - Insights, Statistics and Forecasts" report to their offering.

Internet penetration in Croatia is the highest in the Balkans region, and is more in line with those found in the Eastern European EU countries. Available broadband access platforms include ADSL2+, cable, FttX and WiMAX. ISPs have focused on increasing broadband uptake, with hopes of generating additional revenue through sales of broadband TV and triple play services. Digital Terrestrial TV developments are underway, with analogue switch off taking placing. Digital TV programming is also available via cable TV and satellite TV. Drawing upon a variety of statistics and sources, this report provides an informative insight into Croatia's dynamic digital media and broadband markets, offering a variety of statistics and forecasts on the broadband market for selected years to 2020.

Key Developments:

- MAXtv extends to satellite platform

- Novi-Net granted national WiMAX licence

- IPTV among the more successful in Central and Eastern Europe

- B.Net bought by Telekom Austria

- VelaTel Global Communications expands wireless broadband capacity

- DVB-T2 to be employed in two MUXES

- regulator awards funding to promote rural broadband

- GTS Central Europe extends fibre network through Croatia

- High Court upholds regulator's pricing for incumbent's wholesale fibre access

- Amis Telekom builds fibre network in Zagreb

- launches subscription Video-on-Demand service

- H1 Telekom launches IPTV service

- regulator market data to June 2012

- telcos' operating and financial data to Q2 2011

- market developments to September 2012

Topics Covered:

1. Synopsis

2. Internet market

2.1 Overview

2.2 Internet statistics

3. Croatia's emerging internet economy

3.1 Overview

3.2 E-government

3.3 E-education

3.4 E-health

4. Fixed broadband market

4.1 Overview

4.2 Broadband statistics

4.3 Asymmetrical Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL)

4.4 Cable modems

4.5 Fibre-to-the-Home (FttH) networks

5. Wireless broadband

5.1 WiFi

5.2 WiMAX

6. Mobile broadband

7. Overview of broadcasting market

7.1 Regulatory issues

7.2 Digital TV

7.2.1 Broadband TV (IPTV)

7.2.2 Cable TV (CATV)

7.2.3 Satellite-based digital pay TV developments

7.2.4 Digital Terrestrial TV (DTTV)

8. Forecasts

8.1 Forecasts - fixed broadband subscribers - 2010 - 2013; 2020

8.1.1 Scenario 1 - higher broadband subscriber growth

8.1.2 Scenario 2 - lower broadband subscriber growth

8.1.3 Notes on scenario forecasts

List of Tables

List of Charts

Companies Mentioned


- Digi TV

- H1 Telekom

- Optima Telekom


- T-HT

- VIPNet

For more information visit

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: New Media, Broadband

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