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Internet Landscape in Thailand by Kittinan Sriprasert & Viraphan Smadi

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Internet Landscape in Thailand by Kittinan Sriprasert & Viraphan Smadi

  1. 1. Internet Landscape in Thailand Kittinan Sriprasert (BKNIX), Viraphan Samadi (THNICF) Peering Asia 3.0, 6-7 Nov 2019 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  2. 2. Agenda • Thailand Overview • Thailand Telecommunications Overview • Submarine Cables & Cable Landing Stations • Transit Carriers • Internet Exchanges • Data Centers • Cloud Providers 2
  3. 3. Thailand Overview • Area : 513,115 sq km. • Population : 66,413,979 (as of 2018) • Males: 32,556,271 • Females: 33,857,708 • Households : 26,208,994 • Official Languages • Thai - ภาษาไทย 3 Bangkok Capital National flag 51%49% Sources: DOPA
  4. 4. Thailand Overview : Internet Users 4 2015 2016 2017 2018 39.5 M 43.9 M 45.2 M 47.5 M 24.7 M 25.2 M 25.7 M 26.2 M 65.7 M 65.9 M 66.2 M 66.4 M Sources: NBTC Population Internet users Household 1.59 1.73 1.75 1.81 60.04 % 66.54 % 68.27 % 71.44 %Internet penetration Internet users per household
  5. 5. 5 Thailand Overview : Broadband subscriber Sources: NBTC 33.6% 38.4% 42.6% 45% 10.7 % 12.13 % 13.55 % 14.26 % Broadband Penetration per Population Broadband Penetration per Household Broadband Subscribers (Million) Broadband Penetration (%) 2016 2017 2018 2019 9.6 M9.2 8.2 7.2
  6. 6. 6 2016 2017 2018 2019 129.7 M 125.1 121.53 119.67 Thailand Overview : Mobile subscriber Sources: NBTC Mobile Penetration (%) 181.5 % 183.61 % 188.36 % 186.14 % Mobile Subscribers (Million)
  7. 7. Leading countries based on number of Facebook users as of July 2019 (in millions) Sources: We Are Social; DataReportal; Hootsuite; Facebook #5 in Asia #8 in the world #1 of penetration per population in country (~70%) 7
  8. 8. Thailand Overview : Top 10 activities on the Internet #1 93.6% Social Media #2 74.2% Send-Receive Email #3 70.8% Search engine #4 60.7% VDO/Music streaming #5 51.3% Online shopping #6 50.6% Text messaging #7 49.2% Financial transaction #8 48.3% Reading #9 43.2% Download softwares/files #10 41.0% Gaming Sources: ETDA 8
  9. 9. Agenda • Thailand Overview • Thailand Telecommunications Overview • Submarine Cables & Cable Landing Stations • Transit Carriers • Internet Exchanges • Data Centers • Cloud Providers 9
  10. 10. • Regulator • Internet service providers • Broadband services • Mobile services • Local loop / metro network operators Thailand Telecommunications Overview 10
  11. 11. Thailand Telecommunications Overview : Regulator • Office of The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) • To define nature and type of broadcasting business, television business, and telecommunications business • To consider licensing and govern utilization of frequency and radio communication equipment in operation of broadcasting business, television business, and telecommunications business, or in telecommunications business, and prescribe rule and procedure for licensing, condition or fee of such licensing. • To consider licensing and governing the operation of broadcasting business, television business, and telecommunications business to ensure the service user’s receipt of quality, efficient, fast, proper and fair service; and prescribe rules and procedures of licensing, conditions or fee of such licensing. 11
  12. 12. Thailand Telecommunications Overview : Internet service providers • 222 licensed ISPs in Thailand • 14 Major Internet service providers Bandwidth(Gbps) 1,600 3,200 4,800 6,400 8,000 2017-01 2017-04 2017-07 2017-10 2018-01 2018-04 2018-07 2018-10 3,649.301 3,666.841 3,673.841 3,659.841 4,086.041 4,314.641 4,724.401 4,750.401 4,770.401 5,003.25 5,012.25 5,032.21 5,236.31 5,293.91 5,953.73 6,078.608 6,127.608 6,463.386 6,551.686 6,592.046 6,794.946 6,914.946 7,468.946 7,863.248 4,003.035 4,103.035 4,141.535 4,244.535 4,284.585 4,288.085 4,311.585 4,358.085 4,360.085 4,699.085 5,068.085 5,249.25 5,091.435 5,542.235 5,842.235 5,869.885 5,869.885 5,919.885 6,168.885 6,201.885 7,246.885 7,273.885 7,324.085 7,154.385 Domestic BW growth  International BW growth  Sources: NBTC 12
  13. 13. Thailand Telecommunications Overview : Mobile services • 5 mobile operators • AIS (1-2-Call) • DTAC • CAT (My) • TOT • TRUE (TRUE Move H) • MVNO : White space (Penguin), FINN Mobile, NU Mobile Lowest 0.8 USD Average 2.78 USD Highest 9.58 USD #55 We are here Sources: cable.co.uk, Statista 13
  14. 14. Thailand Telecommunications Overview : Local loop / Metro network operators • Major providers • ALT Telecom • Symphony 14 • Interlink • Otaro • CAT • TOT • TRUE
  15. 15. Thailand Telecommunications Overview : Broadband services • Major fixed broadband providers • AIS Fibre (AWN) • C Internet (CAT) • Triple T broadband (3BB) • TOT • TRUE • Average Price (FTTH) • 100 Mbps ~ 650 THB (21.34 USD) • 200 Mbps ~ 850 THB (27.90 USD) • Technology • xDSL < Cable < FTTx/FTTH 15
  16. 16. Agenda • Thailand Overview • Thailand Telecommunications Overview • Submarine Cables & Cable Landing Stations • Transit Carriers • Internet Exchanges • Data Centers • Cloud Providers 16
  17. 17. Sriracha Rayong Songkhla Satun • 4 Cable Landing Stations • Eastern • Sriracha (Chonburi) • Rayong • Southern • Satun • Songkhla Submarine Cables & Cable Landing Stations 17
  18. 18. Sriracha Rayong Songkhla Satun Submarine Cables & Cable Landing Stations AAE-1 APG FEA SJC TIS SJC2 AAG MCT AAE-1 FEA SMW-3 SMW-4 * RFS in Q4 2020Sources: fiberatlantic.com ~ 9 running cable system 18
  19. 19. Submarine Cables & Cable Landing Stations (1) 19 Cable system Owners Coverage Landing station Asia-America Gateway (AAG) AT&T, Bayan, Bharti, BT, CAT, ETPI, FPT Telecom, the Government of Brunei Darussalam, PT Indosat, PLDT, Saigon Postel Corporation, StarHub, Telcotech, TELKOM Indonesia, Telstra, Telekom Malaysia, TNZL, Viettel, and VNPT Brunei, Guam, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore,
 Vietnam, Hawaii & United States Sriracha, Chonburi SeaMeWe-3 92 Parties Consortium (including CAT) 4 continents, to include Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia. 33 countries Satun SeaMeWe-4 16 Parties Consortium (including CAT) France, Algeria, Tunisia, Italy, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, India, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Singapore Satun FLAG Europe-Asia (FEA) Global Cloud Xchange (including CAT) England, Spain, Italy, Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, India, Malaysia,, Hong Kong, China, Korea, and Japan Songkhla
  20. 20. 20 Cable system Owners Coverage Landing Station Thailand-Indonesia- Singapore (TIS) Singtel, Telkom Indonesia, CAT Indonesia Singapore Songkhla Asia Pacific Gateway (APG) CT, CU, CMI, CHT-I, NTT, KT, LG, PLDT, StarHub, TT, Viettel, VNPT, Facebook, CAT South East Asia and East Asia Songkhla Asia Africa Europe-1 (AAE-1) BT, CU, Chuan Wei, Djibouti Telecom, Etisalat, PCCW, Mobily, Omantel, Ooredoo, PTCL, Telecom Egypt, Telecom Yemen, Vittel, OTEG, Reliance Jio , TT, TOT Cambodia, Djibouti, Egypt, France, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Malaysia, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, UAE, Vietnam, Yemen Satun Songkhla Southeast Asia-Japan Cable (SJC) CT, CU, CMI, CHT-I, KDDI, Globe, SingTel, TOT, Telin, Google Japan, China, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Brunei, Singapore and Indonesia Songkhla Malaysia-Cambodia- Thailand (MCT) Telekom Malaysia, Telcotech (Ezecom), Symphony Malaysia, Cambodia Rayong (Moalee) Submarine Cables & Cable Landing StationsSubmarine Cables & Cable Landing Stations (2)
  21. 21. Upcoming Submarine Cables 21 Cable system Owners Coverage Landing Station Southeast Asia- Japan Cable 2 (SJC2) 
 RFS Q4 2020 China Mobile International, Chuan Wei, Chunghwa Telecom, Facebook, KDDI, Singtel, SK Broadband, VNPT, True Cambodia, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, mainland China, Singapore, Taiwan, Vietnam Songkhla Upcoming Submarine Cables
  22. 22. Submarine cables, Landlines, Satellites • Thailand connect to international gateways through landlines, submarine cables, and satellites • Submarine cable systems are mainly used for global network connections • Currently, 3 telecom operators (CAT, TOT, and Symphony) have submarine cable systems, TRUE will be the latest one 22 To Laos To Cambodia To Myanmar @Maesai @Maesod @Nhong Khai @Mukdahan @Nakhon Phanom @Chiang Khong @Chong Mex @Aranyaprathet-Poipet @Sadao@Padang Baesar @Ban Nampu Ron @Kra buri To Malaysia AAE-1 FEA SMW-3 SMW-4 AAE-1 APG FEA SJC TIS SJC2 Songkhla Satun Bangkok
  23. 23. Agenda • Thailand Overview • Thailand Telecommunications Overview • Submarine Cables & Cable Landing Stations • Transit Carriers • Internet Exchanges • Data Centers • Cloud Providers 23
  24. 24. Transit Carriers (1) • Major Local providers (International Internet Gateway license holder) • ALT (IG) • AWN (AIS/SBN) • BBConnect/UIH (Beenet) • CAT • CSL • DTAC 24 • Symphony • Jastel • TCCT • TOT • TRUE (TIG)
  25. 25. Transit Carriers (2) • International providers • AT&T • Campana • China Mobile • China Telecom • China Unicom • Chunghwa Telecom • Frontier • HGC • NEOCOMISP 25 • NTT (GIN) • PCCW • SG.GS • SingTel • TATA • Telin • Telekom Malaysia • Telstra • TW Gate
  26. 26. Agenda • Thailand Overview • Thailand Telecommunications Overview • Submarine Cables & Cable Landing Stations • Transit Carriers • Internet Exchanges • Data Centers • Cloud Providers 26
  27. 27. Internet Exchanges (1) • 12 Internet exchange in Thailand • 11 Local providers • 1 International provider • Mixing between L3 and L2 IX providers 27
  28. 28. Internet Exchanges (2) • 11 Local providers • AWN-IX • BBConnect-IX • BKNIX • CSL-IX & Thai-IX • DTAC-IX • Jastel-IX 28 • SYMC-IX • TCCT-IX • TH-IX | Thailand-IX (CAT) • TIG-IX • TOT-IX
  29. 29. Internet Exchanges (3) • 1 International provider • BBIX Thailand 29
  30. 30. How to effectively peer with Major ISPs in Thailand? 1. Peering at IX in Thailand (Most recommend) 👍 • Set up POP in Carrier Neutral Datacenter • Go to local peering forum / NOG event • eg. BKNIX Peering Forum, ThaiNOG, … 2. Peering at other IX in Asia eg. HK, SG, MY, JP, … • Go to Peering Asia, APRICOT, APNIC Meeting 30
  31. 31. Agenda • Thailand Overview • Thailand Telecommunications Overview • Submarine Cables & Cable Landing Stations • Transit Carriers • Internet Exchanges • Data Centers • Cloud Providers 31
  32. 32. • Major Providers • BBConnect / UIH • CAT • CSL (CSLoxinfo) • INET • Interlink • ISPIO (NIPA) • Jastel • Kirz 32 Data Centers Bangkok Metropolitan Region • Bangkok 15 • Nonthaburi 2 • Samut Prakan 1 Others • Chonburi 3 • Rayong 1 • Saraburi 1 • NTT • PROEN • Servenet • Siamdata (ReadyIDC) • Supernap • TCCT • TRUE
  33. 33. Agenda • Thailand Overview • Thailand Telecommunications Overview • Submarine Cables & Cable Landing Stations • Transit Carriers • Internet Exchanges • Data Centers • Cloud Providers 33
  34. 34. Cloud Providers (1) • Local cloud providers • Bangmod.Cloud • CSL (Wecloud) • INET • INOX (Clnox) • ISSP • LeapSolution 34 • Metrabyte • Nipa.Cloud • UIH (Cloud HM) • YIP IN TSOI • Z.com Cloud • … 

  35. 35. Cloud Providers (2) • International cloud providers • Huawei Cloud • Alibaba Cloud 35
  36. 36. Interesting Internet events • Telecoms World Asia • 25-26 Mar 2020 • ThaiNOG Day #3 • 18 May 2020 36 • BKNIX Peering Forum • 18-19 May 2020 • IETF 109 • 14-20 Nov 2020
  37. 37. More Information • NBTC Internet Statistics Report • http://webstats.nbtc.go.th/netnbtc/HOME.php • Internet Information Research Network Technology Lab (IIR) by NECTEC • Domestic & International Map - http://internet.nectec.or.th/ webstats/internetmap.current.iir?Sec=internetmap_current • Local Speedtest Report • http://www.adslthailand.com/network-tools/speedtest-results 37
  38. 38. Thank you ขอบคุณครับ
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