Global Fiber to the Home Market: An Overview

The global fiber to the home market is expected to witness robust growth during 2018-2026. The market is likely to be driven by increasing entertainment options, booming Artificial intelligence technology and IOT devices, growing online learning options and smart home automation. 

Fiber to the home is expected to bring unprecedented high internet speeds to homes in the next decade. Fiber to the home technology, connects residences to a central point using fibre cables. The technology is also known as Fiber to premises and is capable of providing speeds up to 100 megabits per second.

Fiber to the home is already a reality for millions based in United States, Japan and some other countries. Growing commercialization online and expected web jam in the near future, makes the usage of this technology essential.

A report by Transparency Market Research on the global fibre to the home market discusses the prospects and growth pace of the market in great details. It examines the factors promoting and deterring it. The report also studies the competitive dynamics in the market by factoring in the strengths and weaknesses of prominent participants, the degree of competition, and their key products.

Global Fiber to the Home Market: Key Trends

Global fiber to the home market is expected to register significant growth during the forecast period. The industry will be boosted as several important applications such as 3D learning, virtual reality, smart gadgets and VoIP applications are dependent on high speeds in order to deliver. Hence, the fiber to the home market can serve as a platform for several industries to build and grow.

Additionally, the fiber to the home or FTTH market would also lower internet consumptions costs to consumers. Internet companies are required to invest a lot less than what they were while laying down cables earlier. FTTH market will also speed up the development of 3D holographic high definition television and games. Similarly, it is expected to lead to immediate synchronization in digital signals for telephone, video, audio, television through a single medium.

FTTP (Fiber to the premise) market could also witness emergence of several collaborations and partnerships. Investing large capital sums and reaching a large user base could be the key to success in this market. Hence, a collaboration similar to Vodafone Group plc., with fiber network build by CityFibre Infrastructure Holdings PLC can become the order of the day in the near future.

Global Fiber to the Home Market: Regional Outlook

Global fiber to the home market in Asia Pacific is expected to hold the largest share of the market. Asia Pacific region is an early adapted to the fiber technology.  Countries like China, Japan, South Korea are homes to millions of subscribers who use VOIP technology. Additionally, initiatives like China’s initiative “Broadband China” in 2016, saw an influx of over 180 billion dollars in infrastructure to boost the market.

Global Fiber to the Home Market: Competitive Dynamics

Major players operating in the global fiber to the home market include Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, China Unicom, Google Fiber Inc., Verizon Fios, AT&T Inc.

This report gives access to decisive data, such as:

  • Market growth drivers
  • Factors limiting market growth
  • Current market trends
  • Market structure
  • Market projections for the coming years

Key highlights of this report include:

  • Overview of key market forces propelling and restraining market growth
  • Up-to-date analyses of market trends and technological improvements
  • Pin-point analyses of market competition dynamics to offer you a competitive edge
  • An analysis of strategies of major competitors
  • An array of graphics and SWOT analysis of major industry segments
  • Detailed analyses of industry trends
  • A well-defined technological growth map with an impact-analysis
  • Offers a clear understanding of the competitive landscape and key product segments

Note: Although care has been taken to maintain the highest levels of accuracy in TMR’s reports, recent market/vendor-specific changes may take time to reflect in the analysis.