According to International Data Corporation's (IDC) Worldwide Semiannual Software Tracker, the endpoint security software market in Indonesia expanded by 10.8% year on year (YoY) in 2H22. This increase in demand for endpoint security solutions can be attributed to growing investments by Indonesian businesses to protect their precious assets at endpoints, which include desktop computers, laptops, mobile devices, servers and other network-connected devices.
Smartphone Shipments Plummet in Thailand, Philippines
As Southeast Asian nations continue to struggle with macroeconomic pressure, smartphone shipments in Thailand and the Philippines continue to decline.
Increased Data Boosting Wholesale Capacity
With increased data and demand for network capacity higher than ever before, the wholesale business plays a crucial role in delivering customer value and satisfaction.
ZTE Pledges Continued Commitment to ITU, Partner2Connect
ZTE was recently invited by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) to participate in the celebration event of the 55th World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD), an annual observance celebrated on May 17 to raise awareness about the importance of ICT in promoting social and economic development worldwide.
Indosat Unites Influential Leaders to Drive Digital Transformation
Indosat, also known as Ooredoo Hutchison, recently organized the Empowering Indonesia Forum. This event brought together influential leaders from top companies, business executives and policymakers in Indonesia to discuss important industry ideas. The forum aimed to share knowledge on how to make the most of the latest technologies, create sustainable solutions and provide endless opportunities for Indonesia's social and economic growth.
Indosat, Mastercard Collaborate to Expand Financial Inclusion in Indonesia
Indosat Ooredoo Hutchison and Mastercard have formed a strategic alliance to transform Indonesia's digital payment landscape. Through this agreement, both organizations hope to create innovative digital solutions and experiences that will empower consumers and businesses while also supporting financial inclusion and boosting the expansion of the country's digital economy.
China to Boost 5G Application Scenarios, Industry and Information Technology, Says Minister
China will accelerate the construction of virtual private networks in the 5G industry and enhance the country's 5G application scenarios, according to the Minister of Industry and Information Technology Jin Zhuanglong on Sunday at the opening forum of the 31st PT Expo China in Beijing.
New Zealand Sees Smartphone Market Drop in Q1
The smartphone market in New Zealand experienced a 4.2% year-on-year decline in the first quarter of 2023, according to the International Data Corporation's (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker. With only 336,000 units shipping during this period, the market struggled to overcome customer concern generated by the forthcoming budget and general elections in 2023.
GlobalData: CDN Segment Growth Expected to Create Opportunities for Telcos
An analysis by GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, indicates that the Content Delivery Networks (CDN) segment is poised for significant expansion, giving various chances for existing telecom connectivity providers. The report credits this upbeat forecast to continuing product and service innovation in the CDN sector.
ITU Calls for US$100 Billion by 2026 for Global Digitalization
The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has issued a worldwide appeal to increase the value of pledges for digitalizing the world from the current US$30 billion to US$100 billion by 2026.