Tuesday, 20 October 2015

AfricaCom 2015 Awards - Shortlist Announced


AfricaCom 2015 Awards - Shortlist Announced19 October 2015 – The AfricaCom Awards continues to grow in strength and significance. According to Adam Thompson, Head of Content at Com World Series, the 2015 applications were many and of an extremely high standard, and reinforced the importance of the Awards as a showcase for innovation within the telecoms and ICT sector across Africa. The winners will be announced at the eagerly anticipated AfricaCom Awards event, always a highlight on the AfricaCom agenda, which this year takes place on 18th November.



The shortlisted contenders for the various categories in 2015 are:
Best Network Improvement

  • Airtel - NW Modernization Airtel Kenya
  • Botswana Fibre Networks - Best Network Improvement
  • Huawei Technologies - Huawei's Lampsite Solution in Kenya
  • Liquid Telecom - Liquid Telecom Kenya - Nairobi metropolitan network
  • Millicom Ghana Limited - Best Network Improvement
  • World Telecom Labs - ICN and World Telecom Labs – increasing capacity in Nigeria

Excellence in Customer Experience Management
  • First National Bank - FNB Connect
  • Mahindra Comviva - Real-time Analytics of Customer Experience (RACE)
  • MODE - Advanced Credit Services
  • Orange - Vocal Emergency Credit
  • Safaricom - Voice of the Customer
  • Etisalat - 24/7 HELP LINE/SUPPORT

Breakthrough LTE Development
  • Ericsson - Ericsson LTE roll out
  • Huawei Technologies - Huawei's eLTE Solution for Kenya
  • PCCW - high-performance IPX-enabled networks
  • Safaricom – LTE
  • Telkom SA SOC Ltd - LTE and LTE-A
  • Vodacom South Africa and Nokia Networks - Voice over LTE Service

Best Cost Efficiency Solution for Africa
  • CSG - International Managed Services
  • Huawei Technologies - MTN wireless Managed Service project
  • PCCW - Keeping African international voice traffic in Africa
  • Sigma Solutions Inc - OmniCare - a suite of telecom software solutions
  • ZTE - Cloud Radio

Best Connectivity Solution for Africa
  • Internet Solutions - CloudConnect
  • Liquid Telecom - 100Mbps FTTH “Fibroniks” Service
  • MTN SA - fibre to the home or FTTH
  • Orange - Always Connected Services
  • Polystar - Polystar Network Insight and Customer Insight Solutions
  • Project Isizwe - Tshwane Free WiFi project

VSAT Innovation for Africa
  • Liquid Telecom - Double VSAT Service
  • Orange - VPN VSAT Services_Orange Business Services
  • Vodacom DRC - Rural Coverage System
  • Isatafric – SkySat. Read More...

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