Deadline: Friday, February 27 , 2015
What is the average cost of bandwidth by geography globally and how has it trended the part 5 years? In stage one you are simply asked to answer briefly how you would solve that question.
Deadline: Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Please list the top 2-3 openly available datasets for broadband cost and list 2-3 datasets/industry reports that you ideally would want access to for this study and make a brief comment for why you ideally would use these for the analysis, keeping in mind that the client's ultimate interest is in the current state and likely evolution of B2B broadband costs in the market, by geography (which is different from negotiated bulk prices for a large company like Akamai).
Deadline: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Secret question; will be unveiled once a top team is identified. Once the initial question is answered, and a top multidisciplinary team is identified, the challenge will move to more sensitive business development and market strategy questions of relevance to the company. Those stages may entail additional budget is available.