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UFB the case for the Line Companies

Thursday, 11 March 2010, 10:27 am | PAUL BUDDE Communication

In a recent report that Buddecomm presented to the New Zealand Government in relation to the UFB. We listed some key recommendations: • Development of trans-sector policies • One single national UFB plan (covering both urban and rural areas) • National ... More >>

Telecom Cabinets Analysis - Shortsighted Industry

Monday, 26 November 2007, 11:12 am | PAUL BUDDE Communication

Budde Comm Progress at the expense of competition – analysis of the new situation Shortsighted industry More >>

Internet economy going from strength to strength

Tuesday, 13 November 2007, 10:23 am | PAUL BUDDE Communication

Solid new business models, backed by spectacular growth in online advertising, are quickly laying the foundations of the new internet economy, a new study has found. More >>

Paull Budde: Australian Broadband And The OECD

Thursday, 8 November 2007, 2:39 pm | PAUL BUDDE Communication

It is amazing what happens with statistics. If they agree with the government’s position they are praised and welcomed, but if they are not they are rejected. More >>

China’s communications market powers on to 2008

Thursday, 31 May 2007, 2:11 pm | PAUL BUDDE Communication

Sydney, May 28, 2007 – China’s communications market is rocketing ahead, recording enormous growth in its mobile, broadband and new media sectors, according to a new BuddeComm study. More >>

Can We Sort Out The Mobile Mess In New Zealand?

Tuesday, 1 May 2007, 7:09 pm | PAUL BUDDE Communication

Those who have followed my comments and analyses on the mobile market in New Zealand will not have been surprised at the withdrawal of both TelstraClear and Econet from that marketplace. The fundamentals have been wrong for a long time. More >>

2007 Global Mobile Communications - Report

Thursday, 12 April 2007, 10:38 am | PAUL BUDDE Communication

Competition will continue to increase in the telecommunications sector because users of all forms of technologies continue to grow, especially in personal communications. This applies to the mobile industry, where mobile subscribers have more than doubled ... More >>

Paul Budde: This week on the BuddeBlog

Wednesday, 4 April 2007, 12:21 am | PAUL BUDDE Communication

BuddeBlog - Fibre and digital media – the European topics - Value-added ISPs are starting to arrive - Will Hutch do the trick - Finland slowly ditching dial-up Internet - How to spend New Zealand’s Yellow Pages money - Can we stop the broadband train ... More >>

Paul Budde: TSO Review New Zealand – Comments

Wednesday, 17 January 2007, 9:53 am | PAUL BUDDE Communication

I very much welcome the review of the range of Telecommunications Service Obligations (TSO) services that are to be provided under the government’s so called Kiwi Share arrangements. These obligations currently only encompass universal access to telephone ... More >>

2007 New Zealand – Mobile and Broadband

Monday, 18 December 2006, 12:04 am | PAUL BUDDE Communication

The New Zealand mobile market is now approaching saturation and mobile subscriber growth will taper off significantly in 2007 and 2008. During 2006 the trend of ISP consolidation slowed; however, moving forward into 2007 and 2008, commoditisation ... More >>

Paul Budde: Dutch Closer To All-IP Regulation

Tuesday, 12 December 2006, 1:18 pm | PAUL BUDDE Communication

The Dutch regulator, OPTA, published its position paper on KPN’s all-IP program in October 2006, in which it supported KPN’s open network and gave the green light to the operator’s plans to phase out the traditional switched network and sell ... More >>

Paul Budde: Analysis Of Telecoms Amendment Package

Monday, 11 December 2006, 3:24 pm | PAUL BUDDE Communication

I had a very interesting week in New Zealand, happily coinciding with the discussions that are taking place there regarding its telecoms reforms. With Parliament debating the new telecoms amendments there was hope that some of the outcomes of the discussions ... More >>

NZ Telecommunications Reports – Ind. Roundtables

Tuesday, 28 November 2006, 4:53 pm | PAUL BUDDE Communication

The New Zealand mobile market is now approaching saturation and mobile subscriber growth will taper off significantly in 2007 and 2008. During 2006 the trend of ISP consolidation slowed; however, moving forward into 2007 and 2008, commoditisation ... More >>

Vodafone And IHUG Writing New History

Tuesday, 10 October 2006, 1:22 pm | PAUL BUDDE Communication

This is a very significant development as it clearly goes beyond the strategy Vodafone has pursued so far; which is to built partnership with fixed based operators in order to get a better foothold in the market. More >>

Paul Budde: To Separate Or Not To Separate?

Friday, 21 July 2006, 1:53 pm | PAUL BUDDE Communication

By now we should be seeing how serious Telecom is about its reforms. I have been a voice in the wilderness in my defence of Teresa over the last few months, and it is good to see that she will be in charge of the first, and the most important, part ... More >>

2006 Global Report - Digital Media & Convergence

Friday, 21 July 2006, 12:08 am | PAUL BUDDE Communication

The media market is on the verge of massive changes. With the convergence of telecoms, media and IT, we see the arrival of Digital Media. DSL and cable based-broadband networks are rapidly moving into triple play models, delivering voice, data and video ... More >>

Paul Budde: Telecom On The Right Track

Tuesday, 20 June 2006, 2:56 pm | PAUL BUDDE Communication

Over the last few weeks I have found myself on what is, for me, an unusual side of the telecoms fence. I have been trying to defend Telecom’s positive reaction to the government’s reform policies and Teresa’s position within the company. More >>

Telecom And Telstra – Comparing Strategies

Wednesday, 17 May 2006, 12:50 am | PAUL BUDDE Communication

Last week has been quite a shocker for Telecom, and the company needs to pool its resources and put in a major effort if it’s going to keep the company on the right course. More >>

Slowly But Surely Structural Changes Are Underway

Wednesday, 19 April 2006, 1:22 pm | PAUL BUDDE Communication

For many years I have argued that the telecoms industry should restructure itself along two segments: - infrastructure - (retail) services Companies should ensure that the infrastructure segment is technology-agnostic. More >>

Wireless Broadband Market: Hype Or Reality?

Wednesday, 16 June 2004, 2:25 pm | PAUL BUDDE Communication

The Wireless broadband allows new operators to avoid the stranglehold that the incumbent carrier has on the local access market. As the telecoms market is rapidly moving in the direction of broadband, the stakes are much higher than simple telephone calls. ... More >>