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Discussion Paper

No. 416: Market definition and significant market power with regard to OTT-0 and OTT-1-services

Market analysis for OTT services is challenging and complex. Traditional concepts have to be modified. Instant messaging services are the most popular service which are used by smartphone owners. The paper presents an outline how market analysis should be conducted with regard to instant messaging services. Read More...

MorgenCamp Digital, 26.1.2017, Berlin

Das MorgenCamp Digital bietet etwa ein- bis zweimonatlich die Gelegenheit, in kleinerem Kreis auf der Basis von aktuellen Ergebnissen des WIK mit Experten sowie Vertretern aus Praxis und Politik über relevante Themen der Digitalisierung und Regulierung zu diskutieren. Read More...

WIK Investment Workshop 2017

WIK is organising an interactive workshop on 7 March 2017 in Brussels which will provide an in-depth discussion on regulatory tools to boost Gigabit broadband. Read More...

Dutch Parliament published WIK study on postal market scenarios

Digitisation strongly affects postal markets in the Netherlands. This study by WIK-Consult analyses the Dutch postal market today, identifies future scenarios until 2025, and gives recommendations for future postal policy. Read More...

Report on the General X-Factor for German Energy Network Operators

WIK Report on the general productivity factor in consultation. Read More...

International Communications Market Report 2016

Ofcom has published its annual report on the development in international communications markets (television, telecoms, broadcasting and postal services). Read More...

Newsletter Nr. 105 | Dezember 2016

Der neue WIK Newsletter mit Berichten aus der laufenden Arbeit des WIK und Berichten von Veranstaltungen ist erschienen Read More...

Gigabit networks for Germany – WIK workshop at the BMWi

Innovative applications have high demands for bandwidth and quality – telecommunications networks should not limit the speed of digitization in Germany. Read More...

Building the European Data Economy – Free Flow of Data

The European Commission is examining barriers to the free flow of data. A consortium composed of Deloitte, WIK-Consult, Open Evidence, OpenForum Europe and Timelex summarised first findings at a high-level workshop with Commissioner Oettinger. Read More...
Discussion Paper

No. 415: Approaches to measure performance in the Best Effort Internet

WIK publishes a discussion paper investigating the likelihood of "dirt road" effects in the Best Effort Internet. Moreover, approaches that are suitable for measuring the performance of the Internet are presented. Read More...

Digital Executive Club Brussels – an initiative of WIK and IDATE

The next Meeting on "Three very different examples of co-investment in the deployment of very high capacity broadband networks – in France, Portugal and Italy" will be held on 12 January 2017 in Brussels. Read More...

Margin squeeze models for ADSL, VDSL, Cable and Fibre

WIK-Consult has developed Margin Squeeze Models for the Belgium telecommunications regulator (BIPT). Read More...