The changing consumption patterns that IPSOS identified show that Europeans increasingly take up internet services. Surveyed consumers feel that choice, offers and prices are largely satisfactory and telecommunication services are crucial to their daily lives (65%), with all generations being increasingly enthusiastic about the value added of services such as social media, digital TV and e-commerce.
During the Digital Day in Rome, ministers from seven European countries (France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal and Spain) have signed a declaration to support the next generation of computing and data infrastructures, a European project of the size of Airbus in the 1990s and of Galileo in the 2000s.
ETNO has been the voice of Europe’s telecommunications network operators since 1992 and has become the principal policy group for European electronic communications network operators. Its 41 members and observers from Europe and beyond are the backbone of Europe’s digital progress. They are the main drivers of broadband and are committed to its continual growth in Europe. ETNO brings together the main investors in innovative and high-quality e-communications platforms and services, representing 60% of total sector investment.