Difference between revisions of "Global Connectivity Index"

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<blockquote>There are four components to the GCI: Supply, Demand, Experience and Potential. These encompass the entire chain of ICT development and digital transformation to provide a 360-degree view of the digital economy.</blockquote>
 
<blockquote>There are four components to the GCI: Supply, Demand, Experience and Potential. These encompass the entire chain of ICT development and digital transformation to provide a 360-degree view of the digital economy.</blockquote>
  
* '''Supply:''' measures current levels of supply for ICT products and services used for digital transformation. Supply indicators: ICT investment, telecom investment, ICT laws, international Internet
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* '''Supply:''' measures current levels of supply for ICT products and services used for digital transformation. Supply indicators: ICT investment, telecom investment, ICT laws, international Internet bandwidth, fiber optics, 4G coverage, data center investment, cloud investment, big data investment, and IoT investment.
bandwidth, fiber optics, 4G coverage, data center investment, cloud
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investment, big data investment, and IoT investment.
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* '''Demand:''' gauges demand for connectivity in the context of users and activities relating to digital transformation initiatives. Demand indicators: app downloads, e-commerce transactions, smartphone penetration, computer households, fixed broadband subscriptions, mobile broadband subscriptions, data center equipment, cloud migration, analytics data creation, IoT installed base.
 
* '''Demand:''' gauges demand for connectivity in the context of users and activities relating to digital transformation initiatives. Demand indicators: app downloads, e-commerce transactions, smartphone penetration, computer households, fixed broadband subscriptions, mobile broadband subscriptions, data center equipment, cloud migration, analytics data creation, IoT installed base.
* '''Experience:''' comprises variables for analyzing the experience
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* '''Experience:''' comprises variables for analyzing the experience of connectivity for endusers and organizations in today’s digital economy. Experience indicators: government services, telecom customer services, internet participation, broadband download speeds, fixed broadband affordability, mobile broadband affordability, data center experience, big data experience, cloud experience, IoT experience.
of connectivity for endusers and organizations in today’s digital economy. Experience indicators: government services, telecom customer
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* '''Potential:''' comprises a forwardlooking set of indicators that point towards the future development of the digital economy. Potential indicators: R&D expenditure, ICT patents, IT workforce, software developers, and market potential Index calculations for broadband, data centers, cloud services, big data, and IoT experience.
services, internet participation, broadband download speeds, fixed
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broadband affordability, mobile broadband affordability, data center experience, big data experience, cloud experience, IoT experience.
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* '''Potential:''' comprises a forwardlooking set of indicators
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that point towards the future development of the digital economy.
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Potential indicators: R&D expenditure, ICT patents, IT workforce, software developers, and market potential Index calculations for
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broadband, data centers, cloud services, big data, and IoT experience.
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* Developed by [[Huawei]]
 
* Developed by [[Huawei]]
  
 
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[[Category:Data]][[Category:ICT]][[Category:Indices]][[Category:Data_ICT]][[Category:Indices_ICT]]

Revision as of 05:08, 8 May 2016

http://www.huawei.com/minisite/gci/en/

Launched in 2014.


There are four components to the GCI: Supply, Demand, Experience and Potential. These encompass the entire chain of ICT development and digital transformation to provide a 360-degree view of the digital economy.
  • Supply: measures current levels of supply for ICT products and services used for digital transformation. Supply indicators: ICT investment, telecom investment, ICT laws, international Internet bandwidth, fiber optics, 4G coverage, data center investment, cloud investment, big data investment, and IoT investment.
  • Demand: gauges demand for connectivity in the context of users and activities relating to digital transformation initiatives. Demand indicators: app downloads, e-commerce transactions, smartphone penetration, computer households, fixed broadband subscriptions, mobile broadband subscriptions, data center equipment, cloud migration, analytics data creation, IoT installed base.
  • Experience: comprises variables for analyzing the experience of connectivity for endusers and organizations in today’s digital economy. Experience indicators: government services, telecom customer services, internet participation, broadband download speeds, fixed broadband affordability, mobile broadband affordability, data center experience, big data experience, cloud experience, IoT experience.
  • Potential: comprises a forwardlooking set of indicators that point towards the future development of the digital economy. Potential indicators: R&D expenditure, ICT patents, IT workforce, software developers, and market potential Index calculations for broadband, data centers, cloud services, big data, and IoT experience.