Global market for Internet TV is forecast to reach US$81.2 billion by the year 2017, primarily driven by factors such as soaring demand for digital media entertainment, growing penetration of high-bandwidth broadband services among households, and rapid proliferation of Internet enabled devices such as smart TVs, smartphones, and tablet PCs.
Introduction of Internet TV applications and programs is expected to drive the global Internet TV in the years to come. Intense competition among content developers and service providers is encouraging development of highly creative, entertaining and localized content, which will help attract more subscribers to this emerging digital television medium. As Internet TV continues to mature and starts featuring more personalized, interactive and on-demand entertainment, its opportunities galore for the market. Entry of several new service providers also augurs well for the market as it only intensifies competition in the marketplace, thereby driving innovation in terms of content and service delivery.Report Scope
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Internet TV in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2017. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.
The report profiles 97 companies including many key and niche players such as AOL, Inc., BT Group Plc, BBC, Boxee, Inc., Channel 5 Broadcasting Ltd., China Telecom Corporation Limited, Comcast Corporation, NBC Universal, Cable News Network, Channel 4 Television Corporation, Fox News Channel, Google
TV, Hulu, Microsoft Corporation, RTÉ Commercial Enterprises Ltd., British Sky Broadcasting Group plc, Vivendi SA, and Canal Plus Group. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain. Global Industry Analysts ©