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Mobile data services in Finland: usage of networks, devices, applications and content
by Timo Smura, Antero Kivi, Juuso Toyli
International Journal of Electronic Business (IJEB), Vol. 9, No. 1/2, 2011


Abstract: Importance of mobile data services is increasing but factual information on their usage is limited. This paper analyses the usage of mobile data services in Finland. The use of multiple data sources gives complementary viewpoints to the evolution and usage of the services and the underlying technical components: networks, devices, applications and content. The analysis is descriptive by nature and presents detailed information about the past market evolution, current market situation and trends. The results indicate that the technical components enabling mobile data service usage are spreading. On the basis of the study, a number of mobile data market metrics are suggested.

Online publication date: Tue, 24-May-2011


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