Taipei, Tuesday, October 17, 2017 12:19 (GMT+8)
mostly cloudy
Taipei
31°C
Network convergence in China: Government policy and market effects
Tom Lo, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei [Friday 3 September 2010]
Registration required (free) to purchase. Please sign in if you wish to continue.
China's State Council has listed accelerated triple network convergence as an important policy in 2010 and formulated a timetable and key milestones for such implementation. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes China's triple network convergence, outlining its details while analyzing the effects the promoted policies will have on players in China's telecom and broadcast industries.
Abstract

Triple network convergence flow The Chinese government has actively been pushing for the convergence of the country's three big networks - the Internet, telecom networks, and TV broadcasting networks - via various measures, most notably through the Triple Network Convergence Plan it laid out early in 2010. While the Triple Network Convergence Plan reiterates many government policies set out previously, one area that is expected to have significant effects on the market is the government's step to grant permission for TV broadcasting firms and telecom carriers to enter and do business in each other's realms.

China's State Council has listed accelerated triple network convergence as an important policy in 2010 and formulated a timetable and key milestones for such implementation. Local scholars estimate that triple network convergence will induce investment and consumption to the tune of 700 billion yuan (about US$103 billion), leading to widespread concern over the policy's effect on the development of related industries and various parties. In addition to its extensive coverage, China's Triple Network Convergence Plan also involves political entanglement, veiling its nature and importance.

This Digitimes Research Special Report examines China's Triple Network Convergence Plan from a macro and micro point of view. In addition to outlining triple network convergence details, Digitimes Research analyzes the effects the promoted policies will have on players in China's telecom and broadcast industries. The report also highlight the business opportunities and challenges triple network convergence will have on the development of services such as broadband, IPTV, connected TV, mobile TV, physical network infrastructure, among other areas.

Table of contents
Price: NT$48,000 (approx. US$1,685)
Realtime news
  • Huawei announces Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro

    Mobile + telecom | 2min ago

  • Samsung striving for OLED panel orders from China

    Displays | 20min ago

  • Linde LienHwa making new gas production investments in Taiwan

    Bits + chips | 24min ago

  • Taiwan PV Module Manufacturing to set up factory in STSP

    Green energy | 56min ago

  • Largan recruiting over 1,000 workers

    IT + CE | 1h 6min ago

  • Yield rates for iPhone X components improving

    Bits + chips | 1h 19min ago

  • TSEC signs MoU for southern Taiwan PV projects

    Green energy | 1h 28min ago

  • SMIC names co-CEOs

    Bits + chips | 1h 39min ago

  • China-based Konka group to invest NT$200-300 billion in AMobile

    Before Going to Press | Oct 16, 22:12

  • Xintec to swing to profit in 4Q17, says report

    Before Going to Press | Oct 16, 22:08

  • SMIC names new executives

    Before Going to Press | Oct 16, 21:39

  • NSP looking to wholly own GES

    Before Going to Press | Oct 16, 21:36

  • Xiaomi aims to ship 90 million smartphones in 2017

    Before Going to Press | Oct 16, 21:31

  • Asustek, Gigabyte reorganization efforts to bear fruit in 1Q18

    Before Going to Press | Oct 16, 21:25

  • IC material supplier Wahlee cuts into supply chain of China panel makers

    Before Going to Press | Oct 16, 21:03

Pause
 | 
View more

China AMOLED panel capacity expansion forecast, 2016-2020

RESEARCH EXTRAS | Jun 8, 15:37

This Digitimes Research Special Report examines the China AMOLED industry, focusing on the expansion capacity of the makers, the current implementation plans of major smartphone vendors in the market and the technological hurdles faced by China's makers.

Taiwan server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2017

TAIWAN MOBILE DEVICE | May 31, 10:20

According to surveys and analyses conducted by Digitimes Research, revenues generated from sales of server motherboards, servers, storage systems and related network system equipment by Taiwan-based vendors rose 4.8% on year to reach NT$555.8 billion (US$18.79...

Taiwan handsets – 2Q 2017

TAIWAN MOBILE DEVICE | Aug 24, 14:56

The revival of the Nokia brand by HMD Global is benefitting Taiwan's handset manufacturing sector. Orders for Nokia-branded feature phones have become a main growth driver for Taiwan's handset shipments.

China smartphone market and industry – 2Q 2017

CHINA SMARTPHONE | Aug 18, 14:38

Digitimes Research estimates smartphone shipments to the China market in the second quarter of 2017 totaled 94.1 million units, maintaining a similar level to that seen in the first quarter of 2017 but down 11.8% on year.

Taiwan LCD TVs – 2Q 2017

TAIWAN DISPLAY SYSTEM | Aug 14, 11:13

Taiwan TV makers' shipments to some of their China-based clients were weakened by rising LCD panel prices in the second quarter of 2017, during which shipments to China's financially-troubled LeEco had mostly stopped.

Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond
Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020
Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond
  • China AMOLED panel capacity expansion forecast, 2016-2020

    This Digitimes Research Special Report examines the China AMOLED industry, focusing on the expansion capacity of the makers, the current implementation plans of major smartphone vendors in the market and the technological hurdles faced by the China makers.

  • Global AP demand forecast, 2017-2020

    Digitimes Research expects global AP shipments to surpass the 1.9 billion mark in 2017, with smartphones remaining the main application. Qualcomm will be leading the market in 2017, as other players continue playing catch up and scramble for funds to invest in more diverse applications.

  • Global notebook shipment forecast, 2017 and beyond

    This Digitimes Special Report examines key factors in the notebook industry, including products, vendors and ODMs, that will affect total shipments in 2017 and through 2021.