Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Select your office

Convergence of banking and telecoms

Will digitalization encourage cooperation?

Telecom operators and retail banks have been converging for years. As remaining barriers vanish and extrinsic factors push further convergence, banks will see increasing competition from telecom operators, which will aggressively enter into financial services, especially in transactional lines of...
Financial services, Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

French media in the crisis: storm or tsunami?

Arthur D. Little France Media Flow of Funds

The French media and entertainment market has grown slightly since 2007, like most other European markets.Arthur D. Little has conducted a complete study of the recent development of the media and entertainment market in France. In this study, which focuses on the 2007–2013 period and is...
Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Looking Under the Hood of the Internet

Over the last decade, the nature of the traffic for which the Internet and its ecosystem was initially developed has fundamentally changed. Next-generation content and applications are being designed all the time, but there are some hidden bottlenecks preventing these from achieving their full...
Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

The Economics of Telecoms in France, 2014 edition

Arthur D. Little study “The Economics of Telecoms in France” focuses on Telecoms industry health and telecoms impact on the economy.

The study highlights four key learnings:Telecoms are a key engine of the digital transformation of the economyEurope is the only region of the world that is not benefiting from the strong growth of the digital economyIn France, the telecom sector is suffering hardshipTomorrow’s demand is stimulated...
Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Creating value in telecoms consolidation

Lessons learned – Benchmarks – Recommendations

Europe and in fact the world experiences a record wave of telecom merger activity. Mergers are generally expected to create significant value via the realization of synergies – not just in the Network and IT area (remaining the bulk synergy source) but also in Distribution and Marketing, SG&A...
Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

The Economics of Telecoms in France, 2013 edition

Arthur D. Little study “The Economics of Telecoms in France” is focused on the digital value chain and telecom operators’ role.

This study emphasizes the decisive contribution of telecoms operators to the economy among the contribution of other players of the digital ecosystem and the multiplier effect of telecom investments on the economy. Key learnings are the following: The telecom sector contributes to...
Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

The Economics of Telecoms in France, 2012 edition

Arthur D. Little study “The Economics of Telecoms in France” is focused on Telecoms health.

The study analyses the 2006-2011 period and draws four conclusions: The telecom industry is at the core of society and economyTelecoms are a major driver in the development of the digital economyIn France, telecom operators’ performance is declining under strong regulatory, tax and competitive...
Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

The Belgian Telecom Landscape

Study on the Belgian Telecom Sector - 1st edition

Arthur D. Little released its first study on the Telecom sector in Belgium, commissioned by the five major operators of the Belgian Telecom market (Base Company, Mobistar, Proximus, Telenet and VOO), entitled ‘A New Deal for the Telecom Sector in Belgium’ at a seminar in Brussels, Belgium. With...
Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Digitization: Do or Die!

Arthur D. Little EU5 Media Flow of Funds 2014

The objective of this report is to enable media corporations to identify opportunities for vertical or horizontal integration, as well as to guide portfolio optimizations and go to market strategy. Financial investors will be able to identify the most attractive market segments and acquisition...
Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME), Digital company transformation

Managed Services

A new Telecom operating model to extract value in B2B

Thus, Managed Services could represent a natural extension to their existing capabilities. However, providing Managed Services to customers brings its own set of challenges. The required capabilities, both for go-to-market and for designing service delivery, represent a significant departure from...
Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)