To identify data around price and availability of WAN (Wide area network) circuits by size in the following countries: Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Bahamas, Barbados, Guyana, Cayman Islands, St. Lucia, British Virgin Islands, Grenada, Anguilla, Dominica, Turks & Caicos Islands.
To identify the available circuits (MPLS, DIA, broadband), the sizes of the circuits (ex. 1.5Mbps/20Mbps/etc.), and which telecom providers/carriers offer these circuits. This information will be used to determine where alternative circuits are available for end customers to realize savings.
There have been major plans by the Dominican Republic to invest in the network infrastructure in the next five years.
In 2017, the total subscribers of fixed broadband in the Dominican Republic was 814,000 with an annual growth of 7% and household penetration of 26.9%.
HSPA and LTE services and mobile broadband are rapidly growing.
"Claro (America Movil) is a market leader in the Dominican Republic, and accounts for over half of fixed lines and nearly 60 % of mobile lines in the country."