16 reports

Digital Economy Readiness Index: digital payments in Sub-Saharan Africa

11 pages • By Analysys Mason

"Operators should not try to replicate M-Pesa's success in other countries, but rather look beyond person-to-person transfers and develop a more diverse suite of financial enablement services." Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is the most successful region for operator-led mobile financial services (MFS) in the world. The success of...

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Feb 2017

Digital Economy Readiness Index: digital payments in the Middle East and North Africa

11 pages • By Analysys Mason

"The most successful digital payments solutions in the Middle East and North Africa are those that navigate the widespread use of cash as a transaction medium in the region, and provide effective alternatives to cash." Operators face multiple challenges in generating a critical mass of users and the engagement necessary to make...

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Jan 2017

Digital Economy Readiness Index: digital payments in Europe and North America

11 pages • By Analysys Mason

"Operators have two choices in mobile financial services: become a fully fledged financial services provider, or provide enablement services to the existing system." Operators face multiple challenges in generating a critical mass of users and the engagement necessary to make their mobile financial services sustainable. This...

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Jan 2017

Digital Economy Readiness Index: digital payments in emerging Asia–Pacific

11 pages • By Analysys Mason

"The growth of digital payments in EMAP is driven by ecommerce players like Alibaba, and OTT messaging platforms such as WeChat; to differentiate, operators should pursue novel ways to address consumers' challenges." Operators face multiple challenges in generating a critical mass of users and the engagement necessary to make...

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Jan 2017

IT Industry Business Outlook and Procurement Report May-October 2016

44 pages • By Global Data

Summary In the midst of uneven economic conditions, rising competition, and pricing pressure within the IT industry, companies are planning to increase focus on expansion in current market, improving operational efficiency, and new product development. Mergers and acquisitions are expected to increase within the IT industry with...

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Jul 2016

Perspective: Listening to Kazakhstan: A Way for Central and Eastern European Countries to Improve eGovernment

4 pages • By IDC

Kazakhstan's egovernment agenda can be regarded as a success story. In the UN's 2014 E-Government Development Index, Kazakhstan ranked in 28th place, outranking Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) countries that far more affluent, such as Poland (42nd), the Czech Republic (53rd), and Hungary (39th). Russia ranked slightly better (27th), while...

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Jun 2016

Digital Economy 2025 – The future of Telecom and Internet ecosystems

By IDATE

This report develops a perspective of where the digital economy, and in particular the telecoms and Internet sectors, might be headed over the next decade, to 2025. The starting point of the study was to identify key trends that have clearly emerged and major uncertainties, which might push the industry to develop in one direction...

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Jan 2016

Global Digital Economy - E-Health, E-Education and E-Government Trends

98 pages • By Paul Budde Communication Pty Ltd

Countries around the world improving e-services through digital technologies The key benefits of the digital economy include eliminating unnecessary costs, creating greater efficiencies and increasing productivity. These benefits are of particular importance when considering the healthcare, education and government services sectors. The...

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Dec 2015

Australia - Digital Economy - E-Government

23 pages • By Paul Budde Communication Pty Ltd

Governments are facing revenue and expenditure pressures that will only intensify in the coming decades as the Australian population ages. This is creating an urgent need to reduce costs, particularly in non-front line areas such as administration. At the same time, the public sector is at a crossroads of how services have been delivered in...

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Dec 2015

BuddeComm Intelligence Report - Digital Technologies are Transforming Governments

16 pages • By Paul Budde Communication Pty Ltd

Many governments around the world are now well aware of the importance of implementing digital services and solutions such as online services, cloud computing and m-government. The benefits of many of these developments include cutting costs and improving processes and information flow with the primary aim to improve customer service for citizens....

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Nov 2015

The Digital economy services bring growth to Asia–Pacific, led by mobile financial and healthcare services

3 pages • By Analysys Mason

<p>Operators in Asia–Pacific are searching for new and alternative revenue sources, and are increasingly looking towards digital economy services in a range of verticals. This comment examines the opportunities and identifies key success factors for operators, based on findings from our 'Connected Consumer Survey'.</p>

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Aug 2015

Hong Kong - Digital Economy and Digital Media

17 pages • By Paul Budde Communication Pty Ltd

Underpinned by widely accessible, fast and affordable fixed and mobile broadband, Hong Kong has developed into a digital economy to improve socioeconomic development. Technology has been utilised to improve the quality, accessibility and affordability of commerce, government services, healthcare, education and utilities. One of the...

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Aug 2015

Australia - The Networking Economy - Analyses

19 pages • By Paul Budde Communication Pty Ltd

The digital economy began to take hold a decade or so ago, and some organisations were fast to react to it, while others were slow. The naysayers saw the impact of the internet on their business as a fad that would soon fade away; others, such as Google, Amazon, Facebook and Yahoo, saw it as the new business model. A decade later the...

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Jul 2015

South Korea - Digital Economy

19 pages • By Paul Budde Communication Pty Ltd

The widespread adoption of the Internet in South Korea coupled with the continued pace of development has resulted in an exciting digital economy. This report looks at various aspects of the digital economy in South Korea that support the drive to converged services. It includes statistics on e-commerce users and market size, e-banking and...

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Apr 2015

Australia - Digital Economy - Teleworking

6 pages • By Paul Budde Communication Pty Ltd

In 2012 the government committed to having 12% of public servants regularly working from home by 2020. Deloitte telework research (2012) has found telework will add an extra $3.2 billion a year to GDP, which is the equivalent of an extra 25,000 full-time jobs, by 2020-21. With the rollout of the NBN, telework will become an increasingly...

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Apr 2015

Global Digital Media - E-Education, E-Learning and E-Government Trends and Statistics

23 pages • By Paul Budde Communication Pty Ltd

The use of IT and telecommunications technology within educational environments is set to increase dramatically between now and 2015 as high-speed fibre-based broadband becomes more widely available. Simultaneously, the capability of internet services devoted to distance education is set to increase enormously over the next decade as well....

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Mar 2015