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TABLE OF CONTENTS


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   Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations.....I-1  
   Disclaimers.....I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level.....I-2
  
   Quantitative Techniques & Analytics.....I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study.....I-3
  
   Set-top boxes.....I-4
Access Systems.....I-4
Video Head-Ends.....I-4
VoD Server.....I-4
Middleware.....I-4
Content Protection/Content Aggregation Systems.....I-4
System Integration Devices.....I-4
  
   Industry Overview.....II-11$100
   iPTV - A Multi-Disciplinary Technology.....II-2
iPTV: A Transversal Revolution.....II-2
1$100
   iPTV and the Promises.....II-3
iPTV - Bringing Enduring Transformations.....II-3
Self-Care Channels.....II-3
1$100
   Cross-Platform Integration.....II-4
Content Management.....II-4
Back-Office Systems.....II-4
Others.....II-4
1$100
   iPTV Rises Above Web-based Streaming and Cable TV.....II-5
The Rising Global Profile of the iPTV Market .....II-5
1$100
   Underlying Factors for iPTV Uptake.....II-61$100
   Stimulating Factors.....II-7
Inhibiting Factors.....II-7
Market Scenario.....II-7
Impact of the 2007-2009 Recession in Retrospect.....II-7
1$100
   Outlook.....II-8
Strategies for iPTV Companies to Grow.....II-8
1$100
   Why Telcos Need to Adopt iPTV.....II-91$100
   Telcos Need to Learn Content Management and Back Office Functions.....II-10
Cable Operators Embracing iPTV.....II-10
Broadband Network - The Platform for iPTV.....II-10
1$100
   Next Generation TV is Here.....II-111$100
   Market Drivers.....II-12
The Recent Convergence Wave.....II-12
Factors Driving Convergence.....II-12
Tough Market Environment.....II-12
Changing Customer Behavior and Expectations.....II-12
1$100
   Deregulation and Intense Competition.....II-13
Technological Advancements.....II-13
Expanding IP Networks.....II-13
1$100
   Market Demand for Data Services.....II-14
Various Dimensions of Convergence.....II-14
Convergence of Telecommunication Networks.....II-14
Convergence of Equipment.....II-14
Media and Content Convergence.....II-14
Convergence of Pricing and Tariff Models.....II-14
Convergence of Services and Applications.....II-14
Convergence of Industries.....II-14
1$100
   Other Market Drivers.....II-15
Trends & Issues.....II-15
Consolidation - Order of the Day.....II-15
Momentum Rests in Asian and European Markets.....II-15
1$100
   Demand for Greater Connectivity Drives the Market.....II-16
Infrastructure Constraints Before iPTV Commercialization.....II-16
1$100
   Market Calls for Huge Capital Investment.....II-17
Technological Developments to Improve the Services.....II-17
Fragmented Market Affects Growth Opportunities.....II-17
Legislations to Play Vital Role in Shaping Up of Market.....II-17
1$100
   Product Differentiation - A Time Tested Strategy.....II-18
iPTV Equipment Market Better Placed than Service Sector.....II-18
Test Vendors Growing through Opportunities.....II-18
Content on Demand Catalyzes iPTV Growth.....II-18
1$100
   Personalized Advertising – To Fetch Substantial Revenue.....II-19
Value-Added Services – A Must to Beat Competition.....II-19
iPTV Over Satellite - An Emerging Niche Market.....II-19
1$100
   Satellite Technology Displays Potential Opportunities.....II-20
Telcos Favoring DSL Network.....II-20
iPTV over ADSL – An Advanced Option.....II-20
Integration and Interoperability to Define Competitiveness.....II-20
1$100
   International VoD Market Expands.....II-21
Customization of iPTV Services based on the User Requirements.....II-21
Efficient Data Transfer – Another Prominent Issue.....II-21
1$100
   DTT – A Competing and Complementing Technology for iPTV.....II-22
iPTV-Video Market.....II-22
1$100
   Market Participants.....II-23
Service Providers.....II-23
Telecom Operators.....II-23
Opportunities and Challenges Before Telcos.....II-23
1$100
   Telcos Face Technical Problems.....II-241$100
   Cable Network Operators.....II-25
Operators – Competing for Market Share.....II-25
Broadcasters.....II-25
Media & Entertainment Companies.....II-25
1$100
   Information Technology (IT) Companies.....II-26
Consumer Electronics Producers.....II-26
Telcos and Cable Operators - Enraged Competitors.....II-26
1$350
   Table 1: Global iPTV Market (2010): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of Subscribers by Leading iPTV Operators (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-27
Positive Outlook for Telecom Carriers.....II-27
Challenges Ahead.....II-27
1$350
   Issues to be Addressed.....II-28
Vital Factors for Business Success.....II-28
The Right Content.....II-28
Top Quality Services.....II-28
1$100
   Convenience & Optimistic User Experience.....II-29
Security.....II-29
Economy of Set-top boxes.....II-29
Cost Control.....II-29
1$100
   Interactivity.....II-30
Business Model for iPTV.....II-30
Role of Business Model.....II-30
Underlying Factors.....II-30
1$100
   Types of Business Model.....II-31
Virtual Video Store Model.....II-31
1$100
   Enhanced Television Provider (iPTV/VoD) Model.....II-32
Value-Added Internet Service Provider (VA-ISP) Model.....II-32
1$100
   Triple-Play Model.....II-33
Pricing Models Used by iPTV/VoD Service Providers.....II-33
1$100
   Emerging Marketplace for System Providers (OEMs).....II-34
System Integration and Professional Services.....II-34
Test Equipment Suppliers Need to Offer Interoperable End-to-End Solutions.....II-34
1$100
   Market Remains Fragmented.....II-35
Table 2: Global IPTV Middleware Market (2010): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-35
1$350
   iPTV – An Advanced Broadband Service.....II-36
VoD Offerings.....II-36
1$100
   iPTV/VoD Service Elements.....II-37
TV Service.....II-37
VoD.....II-37
PVR and NPVR.....II-37
EPG.....II-37
Information Services.....II-37
Interactive TV.....II-37
1$100
   Interactive Applications.....II-38
Broadband Applications.....II-38
Important Factors for Offering VoD Services.....II-38
Client-Server iPTV Middleware Applications Platform.....II-38
Effective Service Mix.....II-38
Type of Set-top Box.....II-38
Networking Infrastructure.....II-38
1$100
   Video Decoding/Encoding Format.....II-39
Customer Value Proposition.....II-39
iPTV Value Proposition.....II-39
VoD Value Proposition.....II-39
Interactive TV Value Proposition.....II-39
Triple-Play Value Proposition.....II-39
1$100
   Home Networking Technologies.....II-40
Physical Layer Technologies.....II-40
1$100
   DSL and FTTH – Duo For Deploying iPTV.....II-41
Video Compression Technologies.....II-41
Equipment/Components/Sub-Systems of iPTV.....II-41
Set-Top Boxes.....II-41
Access Systems.....II-41
Video Head-Ends.....II-41
1$100
   VoD Server.....II-42
Middleware.....II-42
Content Protection/Content Aggregation Systems.....II-42
System Integration Devices.....II-42
1$100
   Residential Subscribers.....II-43
TV-Centric or PC-Centric.....II-43
Closed Customer-Base or Open Customer-Base.....II-43
1$100
   Segment Granularity.....II-44
Institutional Subscribers.....II-44
1$100
   Optibase Launches FITIS IPTV System.....II-45
Sibirtelecom Unveils IPTV Player service.....II-45
Saudi Telecom Rolls Out InVision.....II-45
Visioneering Introduces New IPTV Set Top Box.....II-45
Telkom Indonesia to Introduce IPTV Services.....II-45
1$100
   Saigon Post and Telecommunications Introduces New IPTV Service.....II-46
SemiDevices Launches New Set Top Box Design.....II-46
NetUP Unveils New Model of IPTV Middleware.....II-46
MAXIS to Soft Launch IPTV Services.....II-46
Verizon to Launch FiOS IPTV Service.....II-46
1$100
   RCom to Introduce IPTV Service in Mumbai and Delhi.....II-47
Allo Communications Introduces Fiber TV Service.....II-47
Telekom Srbija Expands Open ITV.....II-47
Alcatel-Lucent Unveils IPTV Solution.....II-47
TV Cultura to Launch IPTV Service.....II-47
1$100
   Microsoft Introduces Mediaroom Anytime.....II-48
FyreTV Launches BoXXX.....II-48
1$100
   IPTV Americas Introduces IPTV Satellite distribution through NSS-806 of SES.....II-49
NeuLion Launches iPTV HD TV Box.....II-49
1$100
   AccessKey IP to Launch IP Set Top Box.....II-50
Bharti Airtel Introduces Airtel digital TV Interactive.....II-50
1$100
   TEO Introduces Interactive GALA for Business Service.....II-51
Smart Digivision and BSNL Introduce IPTV Services.....II-51
Veoh Networks Introduces Veoh Video Compass.....II-51
1$100
   Essense Hospitality Provides IPTV Solutions.....II-52
Amino Introduces A532 IPTV PVR.....II-52
Microsoft Unveils Microsoft Mediaroom with Virtualization.....II-52
ACT Television Unveils ACT IPTV in Bangalore.....II-52
1$100
   PCCW Unveils Now TV.....II-53
Romtelecom Unveils Dolce Interactiv.....II-53
T-Home Introduces Entertain Pur.....II-53
180Squared and MBO Video Jointly Unveil Cirrus Managed Cloud Solutions.....II-53
Amino Communications Introduces New IPTV STB.....II-53
1$100
   Global Digital Broadcast and Philips Electronics Launch New IPTV Service and
  Set.....II-54
Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group Rolls Out MyTV Service.....II-54
Airtel Unveils Magic@Home Freedom IPTV Service.....II-54
Netgem Launches NetgemTV.....II-54
1$100
   KT Introduces Skylife IPTV Bundle.....II-55
Twingo Telecom Rolls Out New IPTV Services.....II-55
Du Unveils New Du TV+ IPTV Service.....II-55
VTX Telecom Introduces IPTV Service.....II-55
1$100
   MultiChoice to Launch IPTV Service.....II-56
Exterity Introduces IPTV Encoder.....II-56
Telstra to Roll Out New IPTV Service.....II-56
VimpelCom Unveils Beeline IPTV Platform.....II-56
Viasat Introduces New Over-the-top Hybrid-IPTV Video-on-demand Service.....II-56
1$100
   Ukrtelekom Introduces IPTV Service.....II-57
Kazakhtelecom Introduces ‘ID TV' Interactive IPTV Service in Astana.....II-57
Compania Dominicana de Telefonos Launches IPTV Offering in Dominican Republic.....II-57
Moscow City Telephone Network Introduces IPTV Services.....II-57
1$100
   Posdata to Introduce IPTV Services in US with &TV Communications.....II-58
Antel to Introduce IPTV Services in Uruguay.....II-58
AT&T Introduces IPTV U-verse Service in Alabama.....II-58
Bharti Airtel to Launch IPTV Services in India.....II-58
Solutionpark Introduces ‘Wilmaaa.com' IPTV Service.....II-58
1$100
   Cybermesh Offers the Integration of IPTV and Mesh Network Technologies.....II-59
enCentro Unveils Novel, Economical and Scalable IPTV Transcoding Solution.....II-59
TV-Desi and Jump TV Unveil New IPTV Service.....II-59
1$100
   Minerva Networks and Entone Unveil Premier Whole-home DVR Solution.....II-60
Cisco Introduces Digital Media System with New Technology Advancements.....II-60
1$100
   NEC to Unveil Next Generation Network Oriented Solutions.....II-61
Nokia Siemens Networks Unveils Home Entertainment Release 3.0.....II-61
YouSee Unveils New Web TV System.....II-61
1$100
   Microsoft Unveils DVR Anywhere.....II-62
Motorola Introduces IPTV Services Suite.....II-62
1$100
   Fastweb Collaborates with WBITD to Introduce Warner TV.....II-63
KT-NHN Introduces ®Naver Portal service and NHN ®real-time search on Mega TV.....II-63
1$100
   Microsoft to Introduce Novel Solutions for Digital Content Life Cycle.....II-64
Microsoft Launches Advanced Advertising Platform.....II-64
1$100
   Thomson Unveils New Modules to Deliver Push Video on Demand Solution for Hybrid
  Networks.....II-65
UTStarcom Introduces IPTV Set-Top-Boxes with eZiText Predictive Text Solution of
  Zi.....II-65
Canby Telcom Unveils HD Offering.....II-65
1$100
   Comarch Unveils IPTV Solution.....II-661$100
   Comstar-Ukraine Unveils IPTV service.....II-67
MTS Allstream to Launch High-Speed IPTV and Internet Services.....II-67
CCTV Introduces IPTV Service.....II-67
Transvideo Introduces i-Box/2000-C IPTV Set-Top-Box.....II-67
1$100
   XAVi Technologies Introduces Pisces®111 IP-STB.....II-68
BSNL Introduces IPTV Services.....II-68
China Telecom to Introduce Mobile IPTV Service.....II-68
1$100
   Optima Telekom to Introduce IPTV Services.....II-69
Boxer to Launch IPTV Services.....II-69
Latens Unveils ECO 4.0 IPTV Middleware.....II-69
OTE Group Launches Cnn-x TV (IPTV).....II-69
1$100
   Aksh Optifibre and BSNL Introduce Icontrol IPTV Service.....II-70
Smart Telecom to Soft Launch IPTV Services.....II-70
Andinatel to Introduce IPTV.....II-70
UNE-EPM to Launch IPTV Systems.....II-70
BH Telecom to Introduce IPTV Services and 3.5G Mobile.....II-70
1$100
   Tilgin Launches Full Service Routing System.....II-71
BSNL to Introduce IPTV Services in Punjab.....II-71
Ericsson Develops IMS Integrated IPTVE Middleware.....II-71
Orange France to Launch Free TV Channels and Pay-TV Options.....II-71
1$100
   Bouygues Telecom to Introduce ADSL Broadband TV Service.....II-72
Ekioh Rolls Out Inuk Networks Freewire IPTV Service.....II-72
Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Bogotá to Launch IPTV in Columbia.....II-72
IBM Introduces Advanced Version of IBM Tivoli Netcool Service Quality Manager.....II-72
1$100
   Jungo Launches OpenRG Residential Gateway.....II-73
Amino Communications Introduces AmiNET130M.....II-73
Sri Lanka Telecom Introduces IPTV Broadcasting Services.....II-73
1$100
   Google Plans to Acquire Motorola Mobility.....II-74
CenturyLink Acquires Qwest Communications.....II-74
The Reliance Communications Takes Over Digicable.....II-74
Tres Estrellas Enterprises Inks Agreement with IN Media.....II-74
1$100
   Telus Provides Access to Optik TV Service via Microsoft Xbox 360.....II-75
The Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad Receives Approval from The Contraloría
  General de la República.....II-75
Telekom Malaysia and Content Providers Ink Agreements.....II-75
Aksh Optifibre to Expand Services in Punjab.....II-75
1$100
   Redtone International to Invest in Existing Corporate Broadband & IPTV Offers.....II-76
Openv.com to Enter in Joint Venture with China Digital TV Holding and State-run
  Enterprise.....II-76
Global Online Television and Egnyte Ink Agreement.....II-76
Aksh Optifibre to Expand Network and Offerings.....II-76
1$100
   Chunghwa Telecom to Collaborate with Taiwan Netmovie.....II-77
Comstar-UTS Acquires Remaining Stake in Comstar-Direct.....II-77
MyStarU.com Signs LoI to Purchase China IPTV Industry Park Holdings.....II-77
Audiovisuel Extérieur de la France Inks Strategic Global Partnership Agreement with
  Orange.....II-77
1$100
   LG Dacom Chooses JDSU's NetCompleteTM to Support Deployment of IPTV.....II-78
CDNetworks Enters into Partnership with Widevine Technologies.....II-78
1$100
   Exterity Enters into Partnership with SecureMedia.....II-79
Bouygues Telecom Deploys Video Content Authority System of Verimatrix.....II-79
1$100
   Net Insight Provides Nimbra Platform for IPTV Virtual Head-End Network.....II-80
DivX Certifies IPTV Set-Top Box of Advanced Digital Broadcast.....II-80
Broadcom Integrates Video Chipset and Wi-Fi® Platforms.....II-80
1$100
   CSI Digital Enters into Partnership with Power & Telephone Supply.....II-811$100
   Thomson to Divest Grass Valley Unit.....II-82
Globecast to Provide Transmission Services to Zcom Networks.....II-82
Wind, Fastweb and Telecom Italia Form Associazione Italiana degli operatori
  IPTV.....II-82
1$100
   Entone Collaborates with Edgeware.....II-83
Accedo Broadband and UNE EPM Telecommunications Ink Agreement.....II-83
Emery Telcom Launches IPTV Services.....II-83
1$100
   Xinhua News Agency and China Telecom Partner for IPTV service.....II-84
Motorola and BitBand Ink Agreement.....II-84
Walt Disney Television and Fastweb Ink Agreement.....II-84
Farmers Telephone Selects Motorola's IPTV Deployment Service.....II-84
1$100
   SoftAtHome Enters in Collaboration with Endavo Media.....II-85
InfoValue Computing Introduces IPTV Service for WIMAX Users.....II-85
Swisscom Hospitality Services Deploys IPTV Service at Hilton Frankfurt.....II-85
Orca Interactive Enters into Partnership with AirTies.....II-85
NBA China Partners with BesTV.....II-85
1$100
   Sky Inked Agreement with Fetch TV.....II-86
UTStarcom Sets up Center of Excellence and IPTV Technology Center.....II-86
DivX Signs Licensing Agreement with Motorola.....II-86
SunTec Business Solutions and SeaChange International Ink Agreement.....II-86
Altibox Signs Agreement with DVR Digital Broadcast.....II-86
Five Inks Agreement with Sony.....II-86
1$100
   IPTV Americas Partners with Super Cable.....II-87
SFR Inks Licensing Agreement with Netgem.....II-87
NRTC Invests in Avail Media.....II-87
Canal Digital Sweden Enters into Partnership with Ownit.....II-87
Smart Digvision Private Limited Partners with BSNL and MTNL.....II-87
Rosari and Anevia Install IPTV at Hotel International & Terminus.....II-87
1$100
   Turk Telekom Installs Verimatrix VCAS Over IPTV Platform.....II-88
Iskon Internet Sets Up Edgeware's Orbit-2X Server Platform.....II-88
Keisense and DiviNet Access Technologies LimitedIntegrate Interactive TV
  Platform.....II-88
1$100
   SureWest Communications to Install Mediaroom IPTV Platform.....II-89
Orca Interactive and Mariner Enter into Global Alliance.....II-89
KIT digital Purchases Operating Assets of Narrowstep.....II-89
Vodafone Group to Establish New Global R&D Centre in Germany.....II-89
1$100
   Kalimat Telecom and PCCW Ink Deal.....II-90
Mariner Enters into Partnership Agreement with Endurance Technology.....II-90
Goldbach Media to Purchase 50% Stake in Gartenhof Media.....II-90
Permira Newcos and News Corporation Privatize NDS.....II-90
1$100
   Cisco to Take Over DiviTech.....II-91
Future Quest Corporation Changes Name to InterVision Network Corporation.....II-91
Amino Takes Over Tilgin.....II-91
1$100
   KT to Invest in IPTV.....II-92
Journal Broadcast Group Signs Agreement with Banks-Boise.....II-92
Sinclair Broadcast Group to Buy WTVR-TV.....II-92
Carma Broadcasting Signs Agreement to Purchase WRLH-TV.....II-92
Global TV Network Takes Over IPTV Entertainment Network.....II-92
Logica Holdings Buys Dolphin Digital Media.....II-92
1$100
   OnStream Media Enters into Agreement with Narrowstep.....II-93
Fortune Market Media Snaps Up Skee TV.....II-93
Falcon Broadband Signs Letter of Intent with Prime Time Communications.....II-93
GestevisionTelecinco Buys minority Stake in Caribevision.....II-93
MVS Comunicaciones and EchoStar Create Joint Venture.....II-93
Orca Interactive Partners with Yuxing.....II-93
1$100
   SaskTel International and Mariner Form Strategic Partnership.....II-94
Motorola Signs Agreement with Deutsche Telekom.....II-94
Orbit E-Commerce to Buy NexTube.....II-94
HaiVision Enters into Partnership with Video Furnace.....II-94
USTelematics Signs Agreement with American Wireless.....II-94
Orbit E-Commerce to Form JV with HangZhou ZhengYuan Software Technology.....II-94
1$100
   SK Telecom Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Shanghai Media Group.....II-95
Tech Mahindra Enters into Agreement with Microsoft.....II-95
KIT Digital Signs Agreement with Kamera Content.....II-95
Onstream Media and Narrowstep Enter into Agreement.....II-95
ROK Entertainment Buys Jalipo Media Limited.....II-95
NXP Semiconductors to Purchase Operations of Contexant Systems.....II-95
1$100
   KidsCo Signs Agreement with hanaTV.....II-96
Viaccess to Purchase Orca Interactive.....II-96
Star India Signs Agreement with Digital Entertainment Networks.....II-96
Tongfang to Acquire IPTV Companies.....II-96
Goldstone Technologies to Introduce IPTV Services.....II-96
Daum Communications, Microsoft, and Celrun to Establish Joint Venture.....II-96
1$100
   Microsoft and Broadcom Enter into Partnership.....II-97
CEIT to Take Over Telindus.....II-97
BCC Company and Orca Interactive Enter into a Distribution Agreement for Wholesale
  IPTV.....II-97
Orca Interactive to Expand into Asia-Pacific.....II-97
1$100
   Alcatel-Lucent Acquires Motive.....II-98
Alcatel-Lucent Enters into Partnership with Edgeware.....II-98
Alcatel-Lucent to Enter into Collaboration with SpeedCast.....II-98
1$100
   AT&T Expands into New Markets.....II-99
Cisco Systems inks Agreement with Tiscali.....II-99
Cisco Acquires Pure Networks.....II-99
1$100
   Comcast Enters into Collaboration with Intel.....II-100
Comcast Forms Alliance with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios to Introduce Impact.....II-100
Insight Communications and Comcast Conclude Insight Midwest Partnership
  Agreement.....II-100
1$100
   Microsoft Mediaroom Interoperability and Qualification Lab Qualifies 4Caster C4 Encoder
  of Envivio.....II-101
NEC Corporation to Launch Full-Scale IPTV Business.....II-101
Espial® Acquires Kasenna.....II-101
1$100
   Espial® and Motorola Inks Software License and Distribution Agreement.....II-102
Espial® Inks Reseller Agreement with Major NEV.....II-102
1$100
   Sagem Communications, Orange and Thomson Combine Forces to Form a JV.....II-103
IneoQuest and Agilent Joins Microsoft as IPTV QoS Solution Providers.....II-103
1$100
   HP, 180Squared and Tech Mahindra Joins Microsoft as Systems Integration
  Partners.....II-104
Sigma Designs Collaborates with Microsoft.....II-104
1$100
   MTS Allstream Collaborates with Alcatel-Lucent and Microsoft to Launch Advanced
  High-speed Internet and TV Services.....II-105
Microsoft Partners with BT Vision to Introduce Advanced TV Service with Xbox
  360.....II-105
1$100
   Disney-ABC International Television Signs Agreement with now TV to Offer US Network
  Series Service.....II-106
PCCW, Telekomunikasi Indonesia and Indonusa Telemedia Collaborates to Introduce IPTV
  Services in Indonesia.....II-106
1$100
   Widevine Technologies and IBM Assist Skynet to Provide High-Quality TV
  Content.....II-107
Incited Media Enters into Technology Partnership with Widevine to Provide Secure Live
  Multiplatform Content.....II-107
1$100
   Widevine Enters into Partnership with Origin Digital to Supply Secure Content Delivery
  Platform.....II-108
Widevine Enters into Partnership with Move Networks for Delivery of Video Content for
  Foremost Broadcast Networks.....II-108
1$100
   UTStarcom Inks Agreement with Best Tone Information to Establish Video Information
  Distribution Network.....II-109
UTStarcom Inks Agreement to Divest Its Mobile Solutions Business Unit.....II-109
1$100
   Viaccess Inks Partnership Agreement with C-NET.....II-110
Hanaro Telecom Renamed SK Broadband.....II-110
MTG and Viasat Ink Agreement for Telia IPTV.....II-110
Appear TV Collaborates with HFC Technics.....II-110
1$100
   Even Technologies Successfully Concludes First Phase of IPTV System Testing.....II-111
Disney -ABC International Television Enters Into Deal with Chunghwa Telecom.....II-111
GE Enters Into JV with Tatung Company.....II-111
1$100
   Motorola and Verimatrix Enters into Reseller Agreement.....II-112
KIT digital and WebAlive Sign Distribution Agreement.....II-112
1$100
   Latens Enters Into Partnership with ZyXEL Communications.....II-113
Pioneer Telephone Deploys VCAS® for IPTV Services.....II-113
1$100
   China Telecom Establishes R&D Lab.....II-114
China Netcom to Expand IPTV trials.....II-114
Nordija and Tilgin Collaborate to Provide HD IPTV solution to TRE-FOR.....II-114
ADB Selects STRONG GROUP as Distribution Partner.....II-114
1$100
   Ericsson and Sonaecom Ink an Agreement.....II-115
Amino Communications Inks Global Cooperation Agreement with Ericsson.....II-115
1$100
   Motorola and PrimaCom Enter IPTV Cooperation.....II-116
Mirifice Partners with Comstar and Amino.....II-116
Tilgin and Nokia Siemens Networks Ink Cooperation Agreement.....II-116
Unión Electrica Deploys VCASTM for IPTV.....II-116
1$100
   Morega Systems Enters into Partnership with ViXS Systems.....II-117
SK Broadband Deploys TANDBERG TV IPTV Head-End.....II-117
Tiscali to End IPTV Service Operations in Italy.....II-117
1$100
   StreamGuys Delivers Content for ABS-CBN IPTV Service.....II-118
Global Village Telecom to Introduce IPTV Pilot Trials.....II-118
1$100
   Key iPTV Carriers/Operators.....II-119
AT&T Inc (USA).....II-119
Belgacom (Belgium).....II-119
Bell Canada Enterprise Inc (Canada).....II-119
BT Group plc (UK).....II-119
1$100
   China Telecom Corporation Limited (China).....II-120
Comcast Corporation (USA).....II-120
Deutsche Telekom AG (Germany).....II-120
1$100
   FastWeb TV (Italy).....II-121
France Telecom SA (France).....II-121
PCCW Limited (Hong Kong).....II-121
CenturyLink, Inc. (USA).....II-121
1$100
   Telecom Italia SpA (Italy).....II-122
Verizon Communications Inc (USA).....II-122
Key iPTV Vendors/System Providers.....II-122
Alcatel-Lucent SA (France).....II-122
1$100
   Cisco Systems, Inc (USA).....II-123
ECI Telecom Ltd (Israel).....II-123
Entone, Inc (USA).....II-123
1$100
   Envivio, Inc (USA).....II-124
Microsoft Corporation (USA).....II-124
Motorola Mobility, Inc. (USA).....II-124
NEC Corporation (Japan).....II-124
1$100
   Orca Interactive Ltd. (Israel).....II-125
Sprint Nextel Corporation (USA).....II-125
Widevine Technologies, Inc. (USA).....II-125
1$100
   Viaccess S.A. (France).....II-1261$100
   Table 3: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysisfor iPTV by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific (including Japan) and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1271$350
   Table 4: World Historic Review for iPTV by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific (including Japan) and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1281$350
   Table 5: World 14-Year Perspective for iPTV by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Number of Subscribers for US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific (including Japan) and Rest of World for the Years 2004, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1291$350
   Table 6: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific (including Japan) and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1301$350
   Table 7: World Historic Review for iPTV by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific (including Japan) and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1311$350
   Table 8: World 14-Year Perspective for iPTV by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Service Revenues for US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific (including Japan) and Rest of World for the Years 2004, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1321$350
   Table 9: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV by System – Set-Top Boxes, Access Systems, Video Headend Equipment, Video-on-Demand, Middleware, Content Protection and System Integration Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1331$350
   Table 10: World Historic Review for iPTV by System – Set-Top Boxes, Access Systems, Video Headend Equipment, Video-on-Demand, Middleware, Content Protection and System Integration Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1341$350
   Table 11: World 14-Year Perspective for iPTV by System – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Set-Top Boxes, Access Systems, Video Headend Equipment, Video-on-Demand, Middleware, Content Protection and System Integration for the Years 2004, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-1351$350
   A. Market Analysis.....III-1
Outlook - Despite Challenges, Bright Future Ahead.....III-1
Trends Point Excellent Future for iPTV Operators.....III-1
iPTV Regulation in Texas Opens Growth Avenues.....III-1
Satellite Operators - Sensing the Opportunity.....III-1
1$75
   iPTV in Rural Areas - A Secured Niche Market for Satellite Operators.....III-2
Biggies Lagging.....III-2
Competitive Scenario.....III-2
1$75
   Pay TV Market – A Review.....III-3
ARPU.....III-3
Competitive Structure.....III-3
1$75
   Cable Operators Vs Telco.....III-41$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-5
Table 12: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-5

Table 13: US Historic Review for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-5
1$200
   Table 14: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-6

Table 15: US Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-6
1$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-7
Outlook.....III-7
Market Overview.....III-7
Regulations.....III-7
ARPU.....III-7
Canadian Telecom Market.....III-7
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-8
Table 16: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-8

Table 17: Canadian Historic Review for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-8
1$200
   Table 18: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-91$200
   Table 19: Canadian Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-101$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-11
Pay TV Market in Europe.....III-11
1$75
   IPTV - Market Overview.....III-121$75
   Regional Perspective.....III-13
Western Europe – Leading the Way.....III-13
Market Drivers.....III-13
Internet Access and IP-Based Services.....III-13
1$75
   Digital Television.....III-14
DSL Subscription.....III-14
Issues and Trends.....III-14
Deregulation of Telecom Operations.....III-14
Regional Differences – An Imperative Influencing Factor.....III-14
1$75
   Table 20: Historic Review of the European Market for iPTV (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown of iPTV penetration of Pay TV Households by Region – Belgium, France, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, UK, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-15
Market Participants.....III-15
1$200
   Broadband Market in Europe.....III-161$75
   Ambiguous Regulatory Model for Audiovisual Media.....III-171$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-18
Table 21: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV by Geographic Region – France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Independently Analyzed with Annual Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-18
1$200
   Table 22: European Historic Review for iPTV by Geographic Region – France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Independently Analyzed with Annual Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-191$200
   Table 23: European 14-Year Perspective for iPTV by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Number of Subscribers for France, Germany, Italy,UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe for the Years 2004, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-201$200
   Table 24: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV by Geographic Region – France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Independently Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-211$200
   Table 25: European Historic Review for iPTV by Geographic Region – France, Germany, Italy, UK,, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Independently Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-221$200
   Table 26: European 14-Year Perspective for iPTV by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Service Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe for the Years 2004, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-231$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-24
Market Overview.....III-24
Pay TV Market.....III-24
iPTV Market.....III-24
iPTV Market Continues to Expand .....III-24
1$75
   ARPU.....III-25
Regulations.....III-25
B. Market Analytics.....III-25
Table 27: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-25
1$200
   Table 28: French Historic Review for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-261$200
   Table 29: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-271$200
   Table 30: French Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 754 through 758 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-281$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-29
Outlook.....III-29
Market Overview.....III-29
Position of Cable and Satellite Operators.....III-29
APRU.....III-29
Regulations.....III-29
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-30
Table 31: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-30
1$200
   Table 32: German Historic Review for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-311$200
   Table 33: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-321$200
   Table 34: German Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-331$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-34
Market Overview.....III-34
Pay TV Market.....III-34
Regulations.....III-34
ARPU.....III-34
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-35
Table 35: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-35

Table 36: Italian Historic Review for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-35
1$200
   Table 37: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-361$200
   Table 38: Italian Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-371$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-38
UK: Picking Up Pace .....III-38
Market Overview.....III-38
Regulations.....III-38
ARPU.....III-38
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-39
Table 39: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-39

Table 40: UK Historic Review for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-39
1$200
   Table 41: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV by Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-401$200
   Table 42: UK Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-411$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-42
Spanish iPTV Market Holds Immense Growth Potential.....III-42
Market Overview.....III-42
Pay TV Market.....III-42
Spain - Luring Opportunities for iPTV.....III-42
Regulations.....III-42
1$75
   ARPU.....III-43
B. Market Analytics.....III-43
Table 43: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-43
1$200
   Table 44: Spanish Historic Review for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-441$200
   Table 45: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes Graph/Chart).....III-451$200
   Table 46: Spanish Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-461$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-47
Market Overview.....III-47
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-48
Table 47: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-48

Table 48: Russian Historic Review for iPTV by Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-48
1$200
   Table 49: Russian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-491$200
   Table 50: Russian Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-501$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-51
Market Overview.....III-51
Sweden - Huge Opportunities for iPTV.....III-51
Historic Market Share Findings: A Review.....III-51
Table 51: Swedish Broadband Market (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown of Major Players - ComHem, TDC Song, Tele2, Telenor, Telia, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-51
1$200
   B. Market Analytics.....III-52
Table 52: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-52
1$200
   Table 53: Rest of Europe Historic Review for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-531$200
   Table 54: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-541$200
   Table 55: Rest of Europe Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-551$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-56
Market Overview.....III-56
Pay TV Market.....III-56
1$75
   Leading Markets in the Region.....III-571$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-58
Table 56: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV by Geographic Region – China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Independently Analyzed with Annual Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-58
1$200
   Table 57: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for iPTV by Geographic Region – China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Independently Analyzed with Annual Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-591$200
   Table 58: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for iPTV by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Number of Subscribers for China and Rest of Asia-Pacific for the Years 2004, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-601$200
   Table 59: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV by Geographic Region – China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Independently Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-611$200
   Table 60: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for iPTV by Geographic Region – China and Rest of Asia- Pacific Independently Analyzed with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-621$200
   Table 61: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for iPTV by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Service Revenues for China and Rest of Asia-Pacific for the Years 2004, 2011 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-631$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-64
Market Overview.....III-64
Accelerated Entry of Telcos into iPTV Service Market.....III-64
Immense Potential Lies Ahead.....III-64
1$75
   Trouble in Paradise.....III-65
Key Historic Statistics.....III-65
Table 62: Chinese Market for iPTV (2006): Percentage Share Breakdown of iPTV User Preferences by Type – VoD, Live TV Broadcast, and Time-shifted TV (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-65
1$200
   Table 63: Chinese Market for iPTV (2007): Percentage Share Breakdown of iPTV Users in Select Major Provinces – Beijing, Guangdong, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Jiangsu, Shanghai, Xinjiang, and Yunnan (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-66

Table 64: Chinese Market for iPTV (2007): Percentage Share Breakdown of iPTV Subscribers in Shanghai by Consumer – Existing Broadband users loading iPTV, New Broadband users loading iPTV, and New iPTV Customers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-66
1$200
   Chinese TV Industry - An Introduction.....III-67
Regulatory Framework.....III-67
1$75
   SARFT Favors Digital TV.....III-68
A Peek into the Broadband Market.....III-68
1$75
   iPTV Market.....III-69
Market Trends.....III-69
Conformist Regulations Hindering iPTV.....III-69
1$75
   iPTV- A Young Market.....III-70
Chinese iPTV Market in Nutshell.....III-70
1$75
   Challenges Before iPTV.....III-711$75
   Competitive Structure.....III-721$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-73
Table 65: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-73

Table 66: Chinese Historic Review for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-73
1$200
   Table 67: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-741$200
   Table 68: Chinese Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-751$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-76
Leading Markets.....III-76
Hong Kong.....III-76
A Mature Market.....III-76
Pay TV Market.....III-76
iPTV in Hong Kong: A Market Profile.....III-76
FTTH to Take Front Seat.....III-76
1$75
   Competitive Structure.....III-77
Japan.....III-77
Pay TV Market.....III-77
iPTV Market.....III-77
South Korea.....III-77
An Advanced Market for Broadband Penetration.....III-77
1$75
   Table 69: Leading Players in Korean iPTV Market (2007 H1): Percentage Share Breakdown of Market Revenues for Hanaro Telecom, KT, and LG Dacom (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-781$200
   Table 70: Leading Players in Korean iPTV Market (2007 H1): Percentage Share Breakdown for Hanaro Telecom, KT, and LG Dacom by Number of Subscribers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-79
Pending Regulatory Reforms.....III-79
Telcos Facing Intense Regulatory Barriers.....III-79
Undermining Prospects for iPTV.....III-79
1$200
   India: Market with Strong Potential.....III-80
B. Market Analytics.....III-80
Table 71: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-80
1$200
   Table 72: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-811$200
   Table 73: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-821$200
   Table 74: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-831$200
   A. Market Analysis.....III-84
Latin America – A Primer.....III-84
Brazil: Opportunities Galore for Service Providers.....III-84
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-85
Table 75: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV by Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-85

Table 76: Rest of World Historic Review for iPTV with Number of Subscribers in Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-85
1$200
   Table 77: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-861$200
   Table 78: Rest of World Historic Review for iPTV with Annual Service Revenues in US$ Million for the Years 2004 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-871$200