Tag Archive: Information Society

Jul 24 2015

4 trends in telecoms/ICT regulatory reform

A quick look at four trends highlighted in the ITU’s Trends in Telecommunications Reform 2015. Earlier this month, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) published its latest Trends in Telecommunications Reform, which highlights key telecoms/ICT developments worldwide and their impact on regulation. Below four trends, from the six presented, are highlighted. 1.  Fostering competition has become more …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2015/07/4-trends-telecomsict-regulatory-reform/

Jul 15 2015

Snapshot: 2015 update on the state of telecoms in the Caribbean

An update of fixed-line, mobile/cellular and fixed-broadband Internet take up across select Caribbean countries, as of 2014. This year, 2015, marks our fifth review of telecoms services take up – in terms of subscriptions density in the fixed-line telephony, mobile/cellular and fixed broadband Internet markets – across the Caribbean. Table 1 lists the countries that …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2015/07/snapshot-2015-update-state-telecoms-caribbean/

Jun 24 2015

4 keys to improving your organisation’s digital quotient

An overview of how organisations, especially micro and small businesses, can improve their digital sophistication and integration of IT in their operations. Although to varying degrees you might consider your organisation tech savvy, the digital techniques and strategies employed may be uneven across the organisation. Strength might be demonstrated in some areas, but not others. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2015/06/4-keys-improving-organisations-digital-quotient/

Jun 22 2015

Roundup: for the week ending 21 June 2015

A roundup of the latest ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region for the period Monday 15 June to Sunday 21 June 2015. Monday, 15 June 2015 New cell-phone tax Barbados – Effective August 1, 2015, it will cost more to make calls on cell-phones… more New telecoms home in Warrens Barbados – WITH GREEN …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2015/06/roundup-week-21-june-2015/

Jun 03 2015

Snapshot: 2015 update of Internet speeds and pricing across the Caribbean

Figure 4:  Percentage change in monthly rates between May 2014 and June 2015 for an Internet plan with an advertised download speed of 2 Mbps in select Caribbean countries (Source: ICT Pulse)

A 2015 update of fixed Internet broadband speeds and pricing across the Caribbean, and a brief comparison with our 2014 results. As the Internet becomes increasingly important across the Caribbean, the telecoms providers themselves are continually adjusting and refining their offerings in that market. Since 2011, we, here at ICT Pulse, have been tracking fixed …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ict-pulse.com/2015/06/snapshot-2015-update-internet-speeds-pricing-caribbean/

Older posts «