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    Frost & Sullivan reveals 2014 entrepreneurial company of the year

    August 26, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on Frost & Sullivan reveals 2014 entrepreneurial company of the year

    Mi-Fone has come out on top and has been awarded the 2014’s ‘Entrepreneurial Company of the Year’ in the Mobile Phone Industry sector for Sub-Sahara Africa by the market research organization. Following the worldwide hunt to monitor, screen and analyse...

  • Frost & Sullivan's Vice President & Global Head for Growth, Brian Denker and myVRM President. Gil 2014 Middle East.

    Frost & Sullivan to host interactive Think Tank session at GIL 2014

    August 18, 2014 • EventsComments Off on Frost & Sullivan to host interactive Think Tank session at GIL 2014

    It is no wonder that investors are looking to Africa as the ‘next big thing’. With several new innovations being launched on a daily basis, and businesses showing 82 percent revenue growth per annum, innovative companies are transforming the business...

  • Cisco has released its results and analysts believe the network company is focused on the increased uptake of cloud computing across Africa going forward. (Image source: Google/newsroom.cisco.com)

    Cisco sees silver lining in cloud take up in Africa

    February 13, 2014 • Cloud Computing, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Cisco sees silver lining in cloud take up in Africa

    An ICT research analyst from Frost & Sullivan has reiterated the strategic importance of a projected increase in cloud computing in key markets throughout Africa to global networking company Cisco. Cisco released its Q2 2014 results yesterday. Cisco...

  • Research suggests that the development of local content is fuelling growth of broadband services in East Africa. (Image source: Shutterstock.con)

    Local content quickens pace of broadband service delivery in East Africa

    December 3, 2013 • East Africa, Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Local content quickens pace of broadband service delivery in East Africa

    The increasing availability of affordable customer premise equipment (CPE) and smartphones in East Africa is driving the broadband services market in the region. Greater demand for access to social media platforms, especially on mobile devices, sustains...

  • Deon Scheepers, Strategic Consultant EMEA Interactive Intelligence. (Image source: Interactive Intelligence)

    PCC: Getting closer for greater business benefits

    November 8, 2013 • Opinion, Southern AfricaComments Off on PCC: Getting closer for greater business benefits

    If you still wait for your customers to call you, your contact centre strategy is about to become outdated. Simply waiting for calls to come in, or worse – making outbound sales calls scripted to suit the mass market – will not generate customer loyalty...

  • ESET launches ESET Secure Authentication in SA

    March 12, 2013 • SecurityComments Off on ESET launches ESET Secure Authentication in SA

    ESET, the leader in proactive digital protection, has announced the general availability of ESET Secure Authentication™, a two-factor authentication (2FA) software solution for small and medium businesses (SMBs).   This simple and highly efficient...

  • Tunisia to push 3G ahead of fixed-line

    October 4, 2012 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Tunisia to push 3G ahead of fixed-line

    Tunisia believes the future of their telecom market is in the 3G sector and not in fixed-lines. The government has announced that in their push to boost the 3G and mobile markets, they will break up the country’s fixed-line monopoly to promote...

  • Broadband steering Algerian IT sector

    October 1, 2012 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Broadband steering Algerian IT sector

    Algeria is to see broadband services bolstered as new reports indicate that the high-speed Internet service is currently driving the country’s IT sector.   By 2018, government information says the telecom market in the country will be estimated at...

  • Mega Trends to drive African communication and innovation

    August 24, 2012 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Mega Trends to drive African communication and innovation

    During Frost & Sullivan’s second annual Growth, Innovation and Leadership (GIL) event, South African telecommunications company Neotel’s CEO Sunil Joshi said that four major mega trends exist that will be important for the overall success of...

  • Social media drives mobile broadband revenues in Africa

    March 30, 2012 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Social media drives mobile broadband revenues in Africa

    According to Frost & Sullivan (F&S), a business research and consulting firm, effective regulatory environments have made Nigeria and Ghana among the most dynamic broadband markets in sub-Saharan Africa with over 150 market participants and massive...

  • France’s Orange could move into SA

    January 20, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on France’s Orange could move into SA

    International growth consulting and research firm Frost & Sullivan has hinted that there is a possibility of France Telecom’s Orange starting operations in South Africa as early as this year. “What we anticipate for 2012 is that we will see new mobile...

  • Africa: Frost & Sullivan Awards iBurst DRC

    October 21, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Africa: Frost & Sullivan Awards iBurst DRC

    Frost & Sullivan recognises iBurst Africa DRC with the 2011 West and Central Africa Frost & Sullivan Growth Leadership Award. Since its market entry in December 2008, the company has rapidly become one of the largest internet service providers (ISP)...

  • West Africa increases broadband connections

    February 21, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

    Over the past three years the West African broadband market has witnessed a dramatic increase in broadband connections. This increase is mainly due to the deployment of advanced technologies, affordable customer premises equipment as well as reduced tariffs....

  • Another success for Innovation Dinner series

    October 29, 2010 • Top StoriesComments Off on Another success for Innovation Dinner series

    Over 60 senior executives and professionals from the IT industry gathered at the latest “Innovation Dinner” hosted by ITNewsAfrica.com, held on the 27th of October in Johannesburg with the Theme: “Our connected future”. The event was supported by...

  • Telecel wins award for Market Penetration

    October 19, 2010 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Telecel wins award for Market Penetration

    Telecel Zimbabwe has been awarded the 2010 Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Penetration Leadership within the Southern African Development Community. The rapid growth in its subscriber base and market share has given it a unique position within the SADC...

  • Frost & Sullivan: Over 10% mobile subscriber growth in Southern Africa

    April 29, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Frost & Sullivan: Over 10% mobile subscriber growth in Southern Africa

    According to research firm Frost& Sullivan, the mobile communications markets of Southern Africa, which includes Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe, experienced a subscriber growth of more than 10% in the last five years, fuelled by mobile data...