302, 2015

Is Your Online World Secure?

By |3 February, 2015|Tags: |

I must admit that when it comes to online security I have a habit of using the same password combinations, falling into the trap of using the same password for everything - my bank, social media accounts and ecommerce sites. I am ignorant to the fact that one day I [...]

2111, 2014

Digital Services: Partnering is Key to Success

By |21 November, 2014|Tags: |

I recently had an article published in the SAMENA Trends magazine where I explained the importance of why mobile operators should implement a Digital Services strategy. The telecoms landscape is becoming increasingly competitive as mobile operators face threats from rival operators as well as internet companies. These Over-The-Top (OTT) players [...]

411, 2014

API Exposure and Management

By |4 November, 2014|Tags: |

At SLA Mobile we specialise in API Exposure and Management for our clients. Craig Richards, our Director of Group Operations and Delivery discusses our managed service solution and how we allow our clients to safely open their data and leverage the API Economy, building a robust ecosystem of new services [...]

809, 2014

The Rise of Online Video Consumption

By |8 September, 2014|Tags: |

My first experience of consuming mobile data was with my first mobile phone, a Nokia 3510i complete with colour screen and polyphonic ringtones – but unfortunately, no Snake game. Thankfully, the mobile internet space has developed a lot since then and these days using mobile devices to access the internet [...]

3007, 2014

Feature Phones Still Matter

By |30 July, 2014|Tags: |

With the rise of smart phone penetration gaining momentum on a global scale, it is no surprise that the market for mobile content in the Middle East is growing significantly.   It seems that mobile user engagement has escalated which only confirms recent research that indicated the importance of mobile [...]

2406, 2014

WSO2, Power to You!

By |24 June, 2014|Tags: |

I have just returned from the WSO2Con Europe in Barcelona and went open-minded and not with my usual scepticism.  What surprised me was whilst WSO2 built an industrial grade Enterprise Service Bus (ESB), they profess that they do not provide solutions but a “philosophy”.  This philosophy is all about providing [...]