2016 Adoption of Mobile VoIP

A leading indicator that signals the adoption of mobile VoIP is the adoption by mobile subscribers of social networking/instant messaging OTT services. The precursor to OTT service adoption is the strategic drive by mobile operators to increase smartphone penetration combined with an effective data pricing strategy. Mobile VoIP OTT usage leads to traditional mobile revenue […]

South African IoT/M2M Market Opportunity for Network Operators

The global IoT/M2M installed base is expected to reach between 12.5 and 13.3 billion by 2020, and show a CAGR of over 20% over the period 2015 to 2020. In South Africa, we forecast that the IoT/M2M installed base will reach 35 million by 2020, showing a CAGR of 32% over the same period. While […]

Mobile Ads …. do consumers like them or loathe them?

Nokia recently completed 2016 Nokia Acquisition and Retention study shows what ads consumers would like to receive from their mobile operators. Mobile advertising Mobile ads… do consumers like them or loathe them? As it turns out, not as many consumers mind receiving mobile advertising as you might think, particularly if targeted to their needs. And […]