Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



Mobile Internet Services Set to Grow as the Last Mile Solution in Africa - New analysis from growth consulting company Frost & Sullivan finds that Africa's Demand for Mobile Internet Access is growing quickly, with operators anticipating growth of between 40 per cent and 50 per cent between 2006 and 2009
Mobile Internet Services Set to Grow as the Last Mile Solution in Africa

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Cape Town, South Africa, 2008/01/28 - New analysis from growth consulting company Frost & Sullivan finds that Africa's Demand for Mobile Internet Access is growing quickly, with operators anticipating growth of between 40 per cent and 50 per cent between 2006 and 2009.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Telecom/Wireless/VoIP/IPTV Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!

World needs to know about google malpractices - Share your Adsense publishers stories on Google tactics to steal your revenues

 

The African mobile internet services market is set to expand due to the continent's lack of sufficient fixed line infrastructure. Reduction in handset costs and internet service prices together with improved transmission speeds will boost demand for mobile Internet throughout the continent.

New analysis from growth consulting company Frost & Sullivan (ict.frost.com) finds that Africa's Demand for Mobile Internet Access is growing quickly, with operators anticipating growth of between 40 per cent and 50 per cent between 2006 and 2009. The emergence of mobile internet as a preferred last mile connectivity solution is driving this uptake. The steady growth in mobile cellular services and the migration from 2G mobile technologies to 3G technologies creates a platform for deployment of mobile internet services.

"The poor state of fixed line infrastructure is creating the potential for the African mobile internet market to boom," states Frost & Sullivan Research Analyst Spiwe Chireka. "Mobile internet has emerged as the solution to the continent's last mile connectivity problem."

Mobile internet is significantly more cost-effective to deploy than fixed line services, is much cheaper and easier for users to acquire, covers a larger area and allows users access while they on the move.

However, the high cost of mobile internet-compatible handsets coupled with the pricing structure remains a significant challenge. Moreover, the majority of Africa's population still finds these services too expensive to use.

Poor infrastructural development in some countries is also leading to some operators finding it hard to deploy mobile internet services because of a lack of reliable electricity and inadequate road networks to access remote areas.

"Mobile internet service providers need to form partnerships with cellular companies as well as technology and infrastructure providers to see how best they can provide cheaper or more affordable handsets that will provide good quality service," advises Chireka. "They should also form partnerships with governments across Africa and work out investment plans to improve telecommunications infrastructures so that deployment of such services is not limited."

If you are interested in a virtual brochure, which provides manufacturers, end users, and other industry participants with an overview of the investment analysis and growth opportunities in Africa's mobile Internet access market, then send an email to Patrick Cairns, Corporate Communications, at patrick.cairns[.]frost.com, with your full name, company name, title, telephone number, fax number, and email address. Upon receipt of the above information, an overview will be sent to you by email.

Africa's Demand for Mobile Internet Access is part of the Mobile & Wireless Growth Partnership Service Programme, which also includes research in the following markets: South African Mobile Content Market, Untangling the Web: African ISP Markets, and South African Broadband Market. All research included in subscriptions provides detailed market opportunities and industry trends that have been evaluated following extensive interviews with market participants. Interviews with the press are available.

About Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan, the Global Growth Consulting Company, partners with clients to accelerate their growth. The company's Growth Partnership Services, Growth Consulting and Career Best Practices empower clients to create a growth focused culture that generates, evaluates and implements effective growth strategies. Frost & Sullivan employs over 45 years of experience in partnering with Global 1000 companies, emerging businesses and the investment community from more than 30 offices on six continents.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Telecom/Wireless/VoIP/IPTV Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!

World needs to know about google malpractices - Share your Adsense publishers stories on Google tactics to steal your revenues

 

Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Telecom/Wireless/VoIP/IPTV articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Mobile Internet Services Set to Grow as the Last Mile Solution in Africa

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
Frost & Sullivan |
Contact: Patrick Cairns 
+27 83 258 4219 patrick.cairns[.]frost.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Frost & Sullivan securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Telecom/Wireless/VoIP/IPTV via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From Frost & Sullivan / Company Profile


Read Telecom/Wireless/VoIP/IPTV Most Recent Related Press Releases:

Nokia Receives the New Product Innovation Award at Frost & Sullivan’s Awards Gala Honouring Best-in-Class Companies
Qualcomm Begins Commercial Sampling of World’s First 10nm Server Processor and Reshapes the Future of Datacenter Computing
Grandstream Releases a New WiFi Access Point for Beta Testing
IDC MarketScape Names HCL a Leader for Worldwide Internet of Things Consulting and Systems Integration Services
India’s First Payments Bank Goes LIVE-Airtel Payments Bank Starts Pilot Services in Rajasthan
Grandstream Introduces New Mid-Range IP Phones
Qualcomm and Samsung Collaborate on 10nm Process Technology for the Latest Snapdragon 835 Mobile Processor
Axiata Announces Completion of Bangladesh’s First Telecoms Merger with Bharti Airtel
NEC Develops 5G Massive-element Active Antenna System that Supports 28GHz Band
Grandstream Expands into WiFi Market with New Managed WiFi Access Point

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  Triggr & Bloom

Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  JobsWare.com







 
  ©2016 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today