Technology & Convergence - In Brief

Technology & Convergence

- Between 2010 and 2013, investors will spend more on submarine cable systems in Africa than anywhere else in the world, a new report from TeleGeography shows. Investors are expected to pump almost US$2bn into new undersea cable systems serving Africa in 2012 and 2013, on top of the more than $1bn spent in 2010 and 2011.

- Today, 36 months away from the final extinction of the analog world, the Congolese (DRC) DTT is still pending except in the center Binza. Hence the question: Teleconsult - company in charge of DTT - where are we with the introduction and deployment of DTT in DRC? Direct.cd points out delays and false promises of DTT deployment in this article in French.