Engagements, Strategy

Global anaysis of spectrum licence landscape and network technology synergies

Northstream performed an analysis of the global license and spectrum situation related to a new technology-spectrum combination.  The analysis, based on both primary and secondary research, focused on spectrum availability and operator commitments.  The results of the study provided a global perspective on the likely candidates to launch the new technology in this spectrum, and […]
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Published December 2, 2009.


Engagements, Strategy

LTE business case development for operator in 2.6 GHz spectrum auction

Northstream supported in the development of an internal Business Case for a potential participation in a 2.6 GHz spectrum auction. The case was developed under the assumption that LTE would be used as network technology. Northstream assessed all components relevant to the case such as revenue streams, subscriber uptake, ARPU levels, CAPEX, OPEX, etc and […]
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Published December 2, 2009 in .


Engagements, Strategy

HSPA market analysis including consumer opinion survey

In a series of studies, Northstream combined state-of-the art collection technologies of end-user opinions with top-down market trends analysis to evaluate the development of the global HSPA market. The studies included an analysis of the role of HSPA handsets and the specific consumer use cases for such devices and how well these use cases are […]
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Published January 1, 2008.


Engagements, Strategy

Competitive SWOT analysis of product portfolio strategy

Northstream’s client desired an external view on how its customers perceive differences across a number of product categories. The purpose was to identify strengths, weaknesses and major deviations compared to the competition. Northstream applied a competitive positioning analysis framework reviewing the product portfolio from a number of defined dimensions, including technology, pricing models and sales […]
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Published January 1, 2008.