FREE DOWNLOADS OF THE INDUSTRY'S MOST RESPECTED INSIGHT AND ANALYSIS
a selection of terabit CONSULTING'S
presentations, reports, and white papers analyzing the
international telecommunications infrastructure industry
SUBMARINE TELECOMS INDUSTRY REPORT 2014: fREE 74-PAGE MARKET OVERVIEW

Date:
October, 2014

Description: 100-page Industry Report providing an overview of global submarine cable telecommunications markets as well as trends and outlook, including regional capacity and bandwidth markets, geopolitical and economic analysis, and supply markets. Authored by Terabit Consulting and published by Submarine Telecoms Forum magazine.
KYRGYZSTAN, TAJIKISTAN, TURKMENISTAN, UZBEKISTAN: telecom & Internet markets and infrastructure

Date:
October, 2012

Description: Presentation at Capacity Russia & CIS 2012 examining the unique market dynamics, key players, and telecommunications infrastructure in four emerging Central Asian telecommunications and Internet markets: Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.
EXPANDING REGIONAL CONNECTIVITY
IN ASIA AND THE PACIFIC

Date:
September, 2012

Description: Presentation at the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)'s "Regional Expert Consultation on Connecting Asia-Pacific's Digital Society for Building Relience" in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Analysis of Asian broadband markets, submarine network vulnerabilities, and Asian international terrestrial network initiatives.
THE PERCEIVED FUTURE OF THE SUBMARINE CABLE INDUSTRY: MARKETS

Date:
January, 2012

Description: Presentation at Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) 2012 conference in Honolulu, Hawaii. Analysis, trends, and outlook covering worldwide submarine cable markets including investment, regional submarine cable deployment, international bandwidth demand and drivers, and submarine cable suppliers' market shares.
Asia-pacific international capacity markets: the undersea perspective

Date:
May, 2011

Description: Presentation at International Telecoms Week (ITW) conference in Washington, DC. International bandwidth demand and submarine cable infrastructure in East Asian, Australian, and transpacific markets, including international bandwidth per capita, international bandwidth demand, submarine cable fill rates, demand drivers, and outlook.
WORLDWIDE SUBMARINE CABLE MARKET
ANALYSIS AND OUTLOOK

Date:
April, 2011

Description: Presentation at the International Submarine Cable Protection Committee (ICPC) 2011 Plenary in Singapore analyzing the transatlantic, transpacific, Latin American, Australasian, South Asian, Middle Eastern, and African submarine cable markets. Includes telecom market and macroeconomic factors, developments and outlook, and an "undersea cable market report card" for each region.
The Submarine Cable Industry at a Crossroads: macroeconomic evaluation

Date:
May, 2010

Description: Presentation at the SubOptic 2010 conference in Kyoto offering an evaluation and analysis of the worldwide submarine cable market, including the economic nature of terabit-capable submarine cables, and a macroeconomic framework for deconstructing and forecasting the undersea cable market. Classes of bandwidth demand and the concept of "BICS" markets [sic] are also presented.
Int'l. Capacity Markets in Asia:
Submarine/terrestrial fiber optics

Date:
March, 2010

Description: Presentation at the Carriers World Asia 2010 conference in Hong Kong covering trnaspacific submarine cable markets, pan-Asian submarine cable markets, and intra-Asian terrestrial fiber optic markets, with a focus on the differentiation of new systems as well as the role of terrestrial networks as a complement to submarine cable infrastructure.
SUBMARINE CAPACITY MARKETS IN AFRICA, THE CARIBBEAN, AND THE MIDDLE EAST

Date:
September, 2009

Description: Presentation at the Submarine Networks World conference in Singapore. Looks at the new dynamics of fiber optics in less-developed markets, including the role of broadband, operators, and government; as well as challenges and opportunities in the Sub-Saharan African, Caribbean, and Middle Eastern international bandwidth markets.
SUBMARINE CABLE MAP: new Pacific Submarine CABLES, 2008-2011

Date:
September, 2008

Description: A detailed submarine cable map showing the routes and landing points of next-generation transpacific and Australasian submarine cable projects, including systems such as Trans Pacific Express (TPE), Asia-America Gateway (AAG), Unity, Pipe Pacific Cable-1 (PPC-1), Honotua, Endeavour, and others.
SUBMARINE CABLE SUPPLY AND DEMAND ECONOMICs, ASIA-PACIFIC & ELSEWHERE

Date:
August, 2008

Description: Presentation at the Submarine Networks World conference in Singapore. Includes analysis of historical submarine cable investment and deployment, regional hotspots for submarine cable deployment including the Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa, financing and ownership of submarine cables, and trends in submarine cable financing and supply.
WORLDWIDE SUBMARINE CABLE MARKET &
AFRICAN SUBMARINE COMMMUNICATIONS

Date:
November, 2007

Description: Presentation at Submarine Networks Africa in Johannesburg. Submarine cable market overview, investment by region, financing, ownership, and trends; supply and upgrade markets; and a detailed look at the African submarine capacity markets on both the east and west coasts, including EASSy, Seacom, TEAMS, Main One, and Glo-1.
INTERNATIONAL CAPACITY INFRASTRUCTURE
IN KENYA, NIGERIA, AND SOUTH AFRICA

Date:
September, 2007

Description: Presentation at the Capacity Africa conference in Cape Town in September of 2007. Looks at the relationship between three of sub-Saharan Africa's key markets - South Africa, Nigeria, and Kenya - and submarine cable infrastructure, as well as South Africa's proposed nationalization of submarine cable landing rights.
UNDERSEA CABLE MARKETS AND
THE DEVELOPING WORLD

Date:
May, 2007

Description: White paper in the SubOptic 2007 (Baltimore) proceedings, foreseeing the submarine cable industry's shift toward less-developed markets around the globe, and concluding that "a close analysis of market fundamentals reveals that there has never been a better time...to ensure the provision of ubiquitous fiber optic connectivity throughout the developing world."
EXECUTIVE TELECOM BRIEFINgs: OVERVIEW OF INT'L. SUBMARINE CABLE MARKETS

Date:
December, 2006

Description: Presentation at "Executive Telecom Briefing" at Boston University, offering an enduring overview of submarine fiber optic cable market dynamics, including lessons learned from the industry's first 20 years, the buildup of the 1990s and the industry's ensuing "bubble burst" and bankruptcy wave, as well as the fundamentals necessary for a successful rebirth of the industry.
CANTO 2006: ANALYSIS OF THE CARIBBEAN SUBMARINE CABLE MARKET

Date:
June, 2006

Description: Presentation at the Caribbean Association of National Telecommunications Organizations (CANTO)'s 2006 annual meeting in the Dominican Republic. Overview of Caribbean submarine cable markets and international capacity markets in Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Haiti, French DOMs, Barbados, Bahamas, Cuba, and ECTEL countries.
GLOBAL SUBMARINE CAPACITY AND INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

Date:
March, 2006

Description: Presentation at the Submarine Communications conference in Lisbon in 2006, focusing on the transatlantic, transpacific, and South Asian markets, with particular attention paid to the financial health of each region's operators. The presentation correctly foresaw that contrary to previous cycles, direct operator investment would drive future deployment.