IT Online featured Fabien Delanaud, Myriad Connect GM, speaking on how technology already extensively used throughout Africa today, could be the answer to helping drive digital transformation across the continent.

Fabien explained that “Unstructured Supplementary Services Data or as it’s more commonly known USSD, is a Global System for Mobile (GSM) communication technology that is used to transfer data between mobile devices and a network in a safe, secure and temporary manner.” He continued to add “It has the potential to revolutionise communications, commerce and mobile in developing markets, reaching subscribers that don’t have access to the Internet.”

For more on the potential for USSD in Africa, read the full article here.