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South Africa communication services spend to grow 0.7% this year

Wednesday 30 August 2017 | 12:04 CET | News
End-user spending on communications services in South Africa is forecast to total ZAR 122 billion in 2017, a 0.7 percent increase from 2016, mainly due to shifts to less expensive legacy service offerings as competition heats up, according to a study by Gartner. This slight growth in spending compares favourably with the global market, which is forecast to show a 0.2 percent decline. Business customers are applying effective pressure to service providers to get shorter contracts, lower and more accurate pricing, and shifting to software-defined architectures that improve their ability to

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