The results of the second annual global study on the quality of broadband connections done at end of 2009 reveal that 62 out of the 66 countries analyzed had
wever, new data from the study highlights the extent of thedigital quality divide between urban and rural areas and, for the first time, compares the quality of fixed and mobile broadband services. improved the quality of consumer broadband services since last year. Ho
The first groundbreaking Broadband Quality Study was published in September 2008 to highlight each country’s ability to benefit from next-generation web applications and services. The research team found that broadband quality is linked to a nation’s advancement as a knowledge economy and countries with broadband on their national agenda had the highest broadband quality. This year’s report
covers an additional 24 countries and includes new analysis on broadband quality in more than 240 cities.