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  • T I A January 29, 2009 ICT Development in Korea YOUNG K. NOH IT Counselor Korean Embassy
  • Contents Lessons from ICT Development Broadcasting and Telecommunications Convergence Status of ICT Korea
  • Government Key Success Factors Strategic investment for infrastructures Education on Internet usage Policy to promote competition Ideal Test-bed Aggressive marketing for more subscribers Low and flat subscription tariffs Many online content and game providers Private Sector (59.4%) (76.3%) 26 M. 34 M. 10.4 M . (69%) 14.7 M . (90.8%) ’ 02 ’ 07 ’ 02 ’ 07 ’ 02 ’ 07 ’ 06 32.34 M . (67.9 %) 116 T. (0.4%) 5,699 T. (13.1%) 40.1 M . 3 I. Status of ICT Korea Densely populated residential areas Large IT consumer Base - Technology savvy consumers Active technical innovation 43.4 M . ( 89.8 %)
  • I. Cutting-edge Service (1) : WiBro Broadband Access on the Move fast, seamless and affordable Provided WiBro Service Wibro VoIP demonstration (’08. 6 OECD ICT Ministerial Meeting) Adopted as the international standard(itu) (’07.10) Adopted Int. Standard (IEEE802.16e) (’05.12) KT, SKT launched commercial Service (’06. 6. 30) WiBro Speed improvement: 50~80Mbps (’07) To be Provided To be considered Indonesia, Malaysia, Croatia, Italy, Brazil, Japan, Taiwan, USA Uzbekistan Uzbekistan New Zealand, Norway, Great Britain, Singapore Country Korea ( KT/SKT) ㆍ Venezuela 4 30 Mbps KT/SKT KDDI
    • Sprint Nextel
    • Arialink
    • Neupara
    • TVA
    • Omnivision
    • Etisalat
    • Bayana
    Middle East Africa
    • Altech
    • BT
    • Telecom Italia
    • Portus
    • FT
    Europe North America South America Asia Pacific
  • World’s smallest TV - TV in my hand - 0 40 80 120 140 200 500 T - DMB S - DMB Growth of DMB users (10,000) 1,000 48.9 96.9 France, Germany, China, Italy, Canada, Ghana, Indonesia, Netherland, Vatican, U.K, South Africa Country DMB Service Pilot service KOREA, CHINA(Beijing), GERMANY service 5 I. Cutting-edge Service (2) : DMB 1,369 560.8 7.6 Radio/TV Studio Disaster related information collecting center Wireless Mobile Network T- DMB Broadcasting Station Warning Control System Receiver DMB Transmitter 05.6 05.12 06.3 07.4 08.6
  • 6 online civil affairs services (G4C), home tax service single window service (G4B) for business support online citizen participation portal Portals for disclosing public administrative information I. Broadband Applications : e-Government/e-Commerce ’ 01 ’ 03 Total transaction volume E-Commerce 1,308 trillion 119 trillion ’ 06 1,555 trillion 235 trillion 358 trillion (19.8%) 517 billion dollar
  • New paradigm called for as digital technology advancement and wider network bandwidth have stimulated convergence in network, service, equipment and content Integrated policy-making and regulatory functions between broadcasting and telecommunications to proactively respond to the digital convergence environment (Feb ’08) 7 I I . Broadcasting and Telecommunications Convergence Korean Government promotes regulatory reform and market-friendly policies to create a dynamic market economy.
  • I I . 방송과 통신의 융합 2008 ’ 09 ’ 10 ’ 11 ’ 12 2 3 4 5 Source: Media & Future Institute IPTV around the world 6 (million) Asia # of countries # of service providers Europe North American Others Household Total Source: Korea SW Industry Promotion Agency 2005 6 19 2 6 14 million 33 38 57 173 14 282 (MRG 2005) Mega TV Service provider Service launch No. of subscribers (end of Feb ’06) 2006.7 Total : 1.35 million KT 2006.9 LG Dacom My LG TV 2007.12 482 thousand 5 thousand Hana TV Hanaro Telecom 858 thousand 8 Prospect of subscribers I I . Broadcasting and Telecommunications Convergence Real-time IPTV pilot service Passed the ‘Internet Multimedia Broadcasting Business Act’ Completed the legal framework for IPTV service - Real-time transmission, account separation, equal access to network content Award license to service provider and launch commercial service Pre IPTV in Korea
  • Enacted Special Act (Dec’07), Complete digital transition by 2012 Establish national promotion agency, Organize joint promotional activity between government-broadcaster-manufacturer Improve digital reception environment by assisting the building of community reception facilities Draw up measures to utilize unused frequency after digital transition Settlement of DTV Transmission mode 2004.7 DTV Special Act Passed 2008.3 Termination of analog broadcasting in Japan 2011.7 Termination of analog broadcasting in Korea 2012.12 Start HDTV broadcasting (Metropolitan area) 2001.10 Start nationwide HDTV broadcasting 2006.7 Termination of analog broadcasting the US 2009.2 Termination of analog broadcasting in France 2011.11 9 I I . Broadcasting and Telecommunications Convergence
  • Ⅲ . Information Security Policies Upgrade security incident response mechanism by developing early response system Implement customized countermeasures Introduce security servers for 30,000 websites that handle personal information ” “ President Myungbak Lee The Internet should be a space of trust. Otherwise, the force of the Internet could turn out to be venomous rather than beneficial. In a nutshell, what is being menaced is the trust in transactions, a linchpin for the continued development of the Internet economy. In order to promote confidence in the Internet, all individuals and nations basically have to equip themselves with a systematic response system. More than anything else, cooperation between countries is urgently required. 10 “ ” Financial damages due to cyber incidents World (’06) Korea(’06) 4450 billion (KRW) 14.2 trillion (KRW)
    • Public-Private Joint TFT
    • Global Cooperation against Cyber Terrorism
    • Response to Hacking/Virus
    • Act on Protection of Personal Data
    • Strict Punishment on Privacy Infringement
    • Protection of Privacy
    • Spam Mail Control
    • Obscene Material Control
    • e-Clean Korea Campaign
    • Clean Cyber Environment
    Safe and Sound Digital Society 11 Ⅲ . Information Security Policies
  • Non-disabled Disabled 20s Over 50s Monthly Income over $3400 Low- income General Population Rural 76.3 49.9 99.3 34.1 52.8 76.3 33.4 87.4 Digital Divide (Digital Opportunity Index) Source: Internet World Stats 12 Source: ITU, World Information Society Review Ⅲ . Bridging Digital Divide 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% North America Oceania/Australia Europe Latin America/ Caribbean World Avg. Middle East Asia Africa 73.6% 59.5% 48.1% 24.1% 21.9% 21.3% 15.3% 5.3%
  • Mid-to-Long Term Project for Bridging Digital Divide 13 Ⅲ . Bridging Digital Divide
    • Full Broadband Nationwide Coverage
    • Optical Access Point to Households in Rural Areas
    • Satellite NW to Households in Isolated Areas
    • PC Penetration in Digital Have-nots
    • IT Training to Digital Have-nots
    • - Practical IT Training to the Disabled, Senior Citizens, etc.
  • Importance of Broadband Infra Consideration for the digital have-nots Prevention of the malicious use of ICT
    • Essential for a successful
    • e-Government/e-business
    • environment
    • Development and testing
    • of new technologies
    • Digital divide could be
    • a serious problem in
    • development process
    • Need ICT-education ,
    • policy, budget to bridge
    • digital divide
    • Malicious use of ICT
    • increase with the
    • informatization
    • Preventive measures
    • against hacking, virus,
    • unsolicited mails and
    • other negative uses
    14 Ⅲ . Some Lessons from ICT Development Experience
  • Thank you