News for ICT (IT & telecommunications) market

  • CEE: 4.5% growth in PC shipments in Q1 2017

    The delivery of traditional PCs in CEE countries in Q1 2017 rose by 4.5% in comparison to Q1 2016, according to IDC. The largest growth was recorded in the notebook market (by 11.7% y-o-y), where both consumer (+8.1% y-o-y) and commercial segments increased thanks to previous quarter backlogs and… »

  • NASK: PLN 20m net profit in 2016

    Polish Research and Academic Computer Network (NASK) generated ca. PLN 20m (€4.8m) in net profit in 2016, according to the Ministry of Digital Affairs (MC). MC plans to transform NASK into the national research institute. In comparison, net profit reached PLN 63.5m (€15.1m) in 2015, out… »

  • ATM: PLN 10m net loss in 2016

    ATM, provider of colocation, hosting and cloud computing services in Poland, generated PLN 132m (€31.4m) revenues and PLN 10m (€2.4m) net loss in 2016, reports telko.in. It was mainly associated with the revaluation of the shares held in Russian company Linx Telecommunications.… »

  • Poland: 5m SIM cards drop

    Polish mobile operators had less than 52m SIM cards in Q1 2017, according to the Central Statistical Office of Poland (GUS). It was about 4.6m SIM cards less than in Q1 2016 and ca. 5.2m less than at the end of Q2 2016. This drop is mainly associated with the anti-terrorism law introduced last… »

  • F-Secure: 100,000 cyber-attacks per day in Poland

    There are about 100,000 cyber-attacks in Poland daily, according to the research conducted between Q4 2016 and Q1 2017 by F-Secure. Over 65% (65,493) of all cyber-attacks come from Russia. The runner-up is Germany, followed by Poland, the Netherlands and Belgium. These attacks are made via… »

  • T-Mobile Polska to focus on ICT services

    …is going to develop cybersecurity products and those related to IoT and smart cities ecosystem. Moreover, T-Mobile does not exclude further expansion of its data centre in Piaseczno. Furthermore, T-Mobile also plans to take part in ICT integration projects and provide more complex B2B solutions. »

  • UKE to start the tender for 450 MHz

    …exploring 800 MHz or 900 MHz can be awarded with 10 points for each frequency. In Poland only four mobile operators possess such frequencies. In addition, the value of network investments completed in the past three years and executing timely payments will be also very important factors for UKE. »

  • Digitisation as a risk for Polish companies

    …implementing forecasting as well as budgeting and reporting systems as a method of effective cost management. The research was conducted in enterprises with revenues reaching €100m per year in the UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, Norway, Denmark and Poland. »

  • Orange Group opts for cloud solutions

    …its own bank services as a result of acquiring Groupama Banque. In Poland, Orange Group wants to expand the multiple fibre FTTH, which range now reaches ca. 1.6m HP. Despite the fact that the cloud STB will not be implemented soon, the operator wants to introduce the cloud PVR next year. »

  • Poles stick to pay TV

    …of pay TV subscribers in Poland will drop from 10.8m in 2016 to 10.4m in 2022. In addition, Ampere Analysis report conducted on 53,000 viewers from North America and Europe shows, that people will still opt for both pay TV and internet services as Netflix, Hulu or Amazon Prime Video. »