Cassava Tech Talks Ep. 3: Connecting the next billion
Over the last two decades, Africa's connectivity mix has grown considerably with major submarine cable projects like Seacom and the West Africa Cable System (WACS) as well as the advent of new players like 2Africa and Equiano underway in recent years.
This along with the rise of satellite connectivity directly to mobile phones and independent players like SpaceX's Starlink moving into the market has boosted connectivity options on the continent.
On this episode of the Cassava Tech Talks podcast, Connecting Africa Editor Paula Gilbert is joined by David Eurin, CEO of Liquid Dataport, and Dobek Pater, analyst and director at Africa Analysis, to delve into the state of connectivity in Africa and how different technologies factor into overcoming connectivity gaps on the continent.
Here are a few topics we covered:
This podcast is sponsored by Cassava Technologies.Related posts:
- Cassava Tech Talks Ep. 2: Solving Africa's energy crisis
- Cassava Tech Talks, Ep. 1: Building African Intelligence
- Connecting Africa Podcast S2 Ep. 10 – Financial inclusion reality check
- Connecting Africa Podcast S2 Ep. 9 – Financial literacy & wealth creation
— Paula Gilbert, Editor, Connecting Africa