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    Increasing danger of cybercrime in CEE Companies from the CEE region have recently reported to more frequently suffer cybercrime than at any time in the past, according to a survey conducted by PwC. Compared to the previous edition of the survey (2011), percentage of companies reporting cybercrime in CEE went up from 18% to 22%. Nevertheless, CEE countries vary strongly - share of… »

  • Orange Polska buys the 1,800 MHz frequency block from Polkomtel

    Orange Polska buys the 1,800 MHz frequency block from Polkomtel Orange Polska has bought from Polkomtel a block of 2.4 MHz in the 1,800 MHz band. The agreement was signed in July 2013, but it required approval of the Office of Electronic Communications (UKE). According to Orange, the transaction is beneficial for the effectiveness of mobile frequencies usage in Poland. The operator has also added that its… »

  • ABC Data re-enters Romania

    ABC Data re-enters Romania ABC Data, the largest ICT distributor in Poland, will return to the Romanian market. Company’s plans related to strategy development and products portfolio in Romania has just been announced during a conference with the press in Bucharest. It aims to become on of the top five players on the market in Romania in a period of three years. It… »

  • The eleventh edition of the Polish telecommunications sector survey

    The eleventh edition of the Polish telecommunications sector survey PMR conducted B2B survey among 100 largest and top profit-making companies operating in the telecommunications market in Poland. This unique publication is an all-purpose business resource for professionals with interests in Poland’s telecommunications industry. »

Expert view

Increasing quality of colocation space in Poland attracts foreign investors

Paweł Olszynka
Head IT&Telecoms Analyst, PMR

In accordance with what PMR predicted last year, we can clearly see some movement on the market of new server space in Poland. Although certain investments have been postponed, the scenario of surge in colocation resources outlined by PMR has been consistently implemented, in both commercial as well as private and hybrid centres in Poland. The Polish market remains highly attractive among other Central and Eastern European countries and arouses interest of foreign… »

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IT market

Browse through our extensive data and information concerning IT market value, segments, events, forecasts and key players. Take advantage of PMR’s reports on emerging trends and opportunities for software, IT hardware and IT services.

PMR experts take care to regularly deliver the most recent and reliable news, data and analyses about the IT market in Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia and Ukraine. For industry professionals – from whether global corporations or locally active IT companies – we provide data about:

  • market size
  • market structure and vertical IT markets
  • important events
  • IT projects
  • key trends
  • development forecasts
  • factors influencing the market
  • key companies in the IT sector
  • legal regulations.

Telecommunications market

Observe both the current situation and future developments on the fast changing telecommunications market. Boost your telecoms business growth by using in practice knowledge on this key sector in the CEE and CIS regions.

Review important news, analyses, facts and figures about Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia and Ukraine. Read more about:

  • fixed line telephony
  • mobile telephony
  • data transmission and internet services provision
  • multimedia segment.

The available market information contains:

  • market value
  • market structure
  • events influencing the market
  • recent and future trends
  • key market players and their results
  • forecasts for the telecoms market
  • legal regulations.


Monitor latest trends and market potential regarding the e-commerce market in Central Europe, Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States.

Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia and Ukraine – these countries should be included in each business plan for developing e-commerce business. PMR experts observe the markets in each of these countries, continually providing our clients with relevant information about:

  • current market conditions
  • e-commerce market valuation
  • recent events
  • development forecasts.

IT & telecoms reports

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Review market information, sector analyses, as well as statistical dashboards available for the IT / telecoms sectors in Bulgaria. »

The Czech Republic

Monitor the most important developments occurring on the IT and telecommunications markets in the Czech Republic. »


Discover the current situation, trends and development forecasts for the IT and telecommunications markets in Hungary. »


Read about Poland’s market for IT software, hardware, services, fixed-line and mobile telephony; as well as e-commerce and multimedia. »


Gain broader knowledge about the current state and future trends in the IT and telecommunications sectors in Romania. »


Broaden your knowledge about IT software and hardware segments, as well as fixed-line and mobile telephony, in Russia. »


Examine how the mobile and fixed-line telecommunication market and the IT market segments are changing in Slovakia. »


Read recent and reliable news, analyses and statistical data on the IT and telecoms sectors in Ukraine. »


Choose an educational event from IT sector or telecommunications sector that best fits your professional development goals – select from the sector-focused conferences, workshops, webinars and exhibitions presented here.

The events PMR has selected are useful for professionals doing business in Central and Eastern Europe or in the Commonwealth of Independent States. All of them examine in detail the present state and future trends of the ICT market segments found in these regions.
For the convenience of our visitors, we deliver useful information about the meetings:

  • descriptions of the events
  • main goals and topics covered
  • contact information: telephone, mail, website of the organiser
  • and special discounts we offer our clients.

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Learn more about the IT and telecoms sectors with all their key segments, such as software, hardware, services, data transmission, ISD, multimedia, fixed-line and mobile telephony. Develop thorough ICT market knowledge about the CEE and CIS regions.

PMR’s glossary describes IT and telecoms terminology and reveals the meanings of important sector abbreviations. You can find out:

  • what the terms BSA, SAC, DLISP and USSD mean
  • how the mobile telephony penetration indicator is calculated
  • what the key characteristics of cloud computing are
  • what are the various types of data centre operators
  • who the most important IT / telecoms associations are
  • what differentiates private versus public clouds
  • what criteria are used in tier classification of data centres.