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Market Trends: South Korean CSPs Driving New Revenue Growth From Digital Services

Published: 24 September 2014

ID: G00260683

Analyst(s): Gyanee Dewnarain, Rishi Tejpal


South Korean CSPs have set up fairly successful domestic consumer digital service businesses and are now starting to expand both internationally and into the enterprise segment. CSP CDOs in similar markets can use this model as a template to develop their own digital service strategy.

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Market Trend

  • South Korean CSPs Compete Head-On Against Global OTT Players With Broad Range of Consumer Digital Services
    • Key Observations and Implications for CSPs
  • A Strong Innovation Strategy Helps CSPs Maintain a Continuous Flow of New Apps, Content and Services
    • Key Observations and Implications for CSPs
  • A Comprehensive Digital Transformation Strategy Gives SK Telecom a Competitive Edge Over Kt and LG U+

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