e-Infrastructure and e-Services for Developing Countries

Third International ICST Conference, AFRICOMM 2011, Zanzibar, Tanzania, November 23-24, 2011, Revised Selected Papers

  • Radu Popescu-Zeletin
  • Karl Jonas
  • Idris A. Rai
  • Roch Glitho
  • Adolfo Villafiorita
Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 92)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Track I: Communication Infrastructures for Developing Countries

    1. Christian Lottermann, Andreas Klein, Hans D. Schotten, Christian Mannweiler
      Pages 14-23
    2. Yvon Gourhant, Ali Gouta, Venmani Daniel Philip
      Pages 35-48
    3. Venmani Daniel Philip, Yvon Gourhant, Djamal Zeghlache
      Pages 49-63
    4. Le Wang, Edward Mutafungwa, Yeswanth Puvvala, Jukka Manner
      Pages 74-83
    5. Philipp Batroff, George Ghinea, Thorsten Horstmann, Karl Jonas, Jens Moedeker
      Pages 96-105
    6. Christian Mannweiler, Christian Lottermann, Andreas Klein, Hans D. Schotten
      Pages 106-115
  3. Track II: Electronic Services, ICT Policy, and Regulatory Issues for Developing Countries

    1. Hugh Cameron, Benjamin Kanagwa, Michael Niyitegeka
      Pages 156-166
    2. Aaron Ciaghi, Adolfo Villafiorita
      Pages 167-176
    3. Pierre Valére Nketcha Nana, Christophe Péguy Choub Faha
      Pages 177-186
    4. Massimiliano Masi, Rosario Pugliese, Francesco Tiezzi
      Pages 187-196

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the Third International ICST Conference on e-Infrastructure and e-Services for Developing Countries, AFRICOMM 2011, held in Zanzibar, Tansania, in November 2011. The 24 revised full papers presented together with 2 poster papers were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions.  The papers cover a wide range of topics in the field of information and communication infrastructures. They are organized in two tracks: communication infrastructures for developing countries and electronic services, ICT policy, and regulatory issues for developing countries.


communication infrastructure e-commerce e-health e-services network security

Editors and affiliations

  • Radu Popescu-Zeletin
    • 1
  • Karl Jonas
    • 2
  • Idris A. Rai
    • 3
  • Roch Glitho
    • 4
  • Adolfo Villafiorita
    • 5
  1. 1.Fraunhofer FOKUSBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Schloss BirlinghovenFraunhofer FOKUSSanktGermany
  3. 3.The State University of ZanzibarZanzibar CityTanzania
  4. 4.Concordia UniversityMontrealCanada
  5. 5.FBK Center for Information TechnologyTrentoItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-29093-0
  • Copyright Information ICST Institute for Computer Science, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-29092-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-29093-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8211
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-822X