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

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
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-23827-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-23828-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8211
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-822X
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