DATA IS THE FU­TURE

Finweek English Edition - - SIMON SAYS -

The Vo­da­com up­date shows that while tra­di­tional voice rev­enue is un­der pres­sure, data con­tin­ues to grow, and it now makes up al­most a third of ser­vices rev­enue. This trend is likely to con­tinue as more peo­ple get smart­phones and – more im­por­tantly – as peo­ple with smart­phones use more and more data. Ul­ti­mately we will hit a data ceil­ing, but I think that is a very long way off. Us­ing my per­sonal ex­pe­ri­ence, I was an early

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