E-Infrastuctures and E-Services for Developing Countries

Second International ICST Conference, AFRICOM 2010, Cape Town, South Africa, November 25-26, 2010, Revised Selected Papers

  • Radu Popescu-Zeletin
  • Idris A. Rai
  • Karl Jonas
  • Adolfo Villafiorita
Conference proceedings AFRICOMM 2010
Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 64)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Wireless Network Technologies

  3. Security Issues on Network Infrastructures

  4. E-Governance

  5. ICT for Development

    1. Hisham Abdelsalam, Hatem ElKadi, Sara Gamal
      Pages 102-112
  6. ICT Business Models and Open-Access

    1. Giampaolo Armellin, Leandro Paulo Bogoni, Annamaria Chiasera, Tefo James Toai, Gianpaolo Zanella
      Pages 122-131
  7. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the Second International ICST Conference on e-Infrastructure and e-Services for Developing Countries, AFRICOM 2010, held in Cape Town, South Africa, in November 2010. The 13 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected and cover a wide range of topics such as wireless network technologies, E-governance, as well as ICT for development and ICT business models and open-access.


SMS infrastructure provision e-government e-learning enterprice information systems network security wireless Internet access wireless telecommunications

Editors and affiliations

  • Radu Popescu-Zeletin
    • 1
  • Idris A. Rai
    • 2
  • Karl Jonas
    • 3
  • Adolfo Villafiorita
    • 4
  1. 1.Fraunhofer FOKUSBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Makerere UniversityKampalaUganda
  3. 3.Schloss BirlinghovenFraunhofer FokusSankt AugustinGermany
  4. 4.FBK Center for Information TechnologyTrentoItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-23828-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-23827-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-23828-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8211
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-822X