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Mini-grids, macro impact?

Mini-grids, macro impact?

On July 1, 2019

By George Kibala Bauer, Mobile for Development Utilities Lacking access to electricty is one of the biggest barriers to structural transformation and private sector development in emerging markets. Of course, there is no silver bullet to extending electricity access, especially …

Closing the identity gap for women and the role of mobile: 5 insights from the Commonwealth Digital Identity Initiative

On July 1, 2019

By Azmina Dhrodia, Matthew Wilson | Digital Identity More than 230 million women and girls across the Commonwealth do not have access to any form of government-recognised identity. Official proof of identity (ID) is fundamental to a woman and girl’s ability …

Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation at Mobile 360 – Africa 2019

Mobile For Humanitarian Innovation At Mobile 360 – Africa 2019

On June 18, 2019

Mobile 360 – Africa gathers leaders across Africa’s tech and telecom landscape to share disruptive, provocative, and inspirational ideas contributing to Africa’s digital rise. GSMA Intelligence has shown the significant increase in mobile coverage and users in the region, and …

Reliving Mobile 360 – Latin America in Mexico City

On June 13, 2019

Last week Mobile 360 – Latin America returned to Mexico City for the first time since in 2016. The three-day event brought in over 1,500 attendees to discuss a variety of topics that fall under the overarching theme of “Intelligently …

Forging Forward As One Africa

On June 11, 2019

By Akinwale Goodluck, GSMA Head of Sub-Saharan Africa Now more than ever, the need for African countries to come together and unite is at an all-time high. The mobile ecosystem is changing as more subscribers gain access therefore bringing with …

M360 ‘Security for 5G’ Predictions Panel

On June 7, 2019

5G Security predictions for 2020 Following 2019’s M360 ‘Security for 5G’ event in The Hague, we have updated our 5G Security Predictions with inputs from our distinguished security panel: Jamie Collier (Digital Shadows), Philip Celestini (Syniverse), Pieter Veenstra (NetNumber), and …

Powering a New Generation of MVNOs in Latin America

On May 30, 2019

By Jorge Suarez, Deputy CEO, Antel and Juan Carlos Jil – Senior Manager Tata Communications The MVNO market in Latin American and the Caribbean region lags behind other key markets, but there is light on the horizon. A report by …

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Digital Growth in Latin America 

On May 29, 2019

In the run up to the Mobile 360 – Latin America in Mexico City, Insights360 spoke with Jorge Camacho Pineda, Director General from Magnum Soluciones Digitales to discuss the biggest opportunities for digital growth in Latin America and how the …

5G Security White Paper: Security Makes 5G Go Further

On May 28, 2019

By ZTE ZTE is an Industry Sponsor of Mobile 360 – Security for 5G, which will be held in the Hague, 28-29 May 2019. With the coming of 5G, Internet is facing new challenges. Following the concepts of network business …

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Transitioning to 5G in Latin America

On May 27, 2019

By Gabriel Solomon, Head of Government & Industry Relations, Europe & Latin America Latin America’s digital infrastructure will drive its future prosperity. We need powerful robust and secure networks that enable pervasive and data-intensive communications between everyone and everything. 5G …