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Insights in mobile technology

Could mobile become the true trusted source?


Fraud is a serious global issue, but Africa is encountering its own unique set of challenges when it comes to financial service fraud. The continent is home to the most advanced mobile payments ecosystem in the world, where forty-six percent of the population have access to mobile services, according to the GSMA. However, one of…

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Giving Credence to the Voice of Africa


Millions of Africans face exclusion from the digital economy due to a lack of basic IDs or street addresses. Mobile and voice biometrics technology are set to make authentication as mobile as today’s users are. Stakeholders across the African continent are preparing to leapfrog the first three industrial revolutions and move directly to an Industrie…

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Myriad Connect in Africa – African Wireless Communications Yearbook Interview


Myriad Connect’s GM, Fabien Delanaud, recently spoke to African Wireless Communications Yearbook about Myriad Connect and our passion for being part of Africa’s burgeoning technology market. Fabien Delanaud is general manager of Myriad Connect, responsible for the overall direction of Myriad’s mobile business unit, which works to support digital and mobile transformation, particularly in Africa. With…

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Myriad Connect featured in This Day’s article on ‘Is USSD the Future of Banking?’


Despite the explosive growth of mobile across the continent, only 25% of Africans have access to the internet according to recent research from the United Nations telecommunications agency (International Telecommunication Union). Mobile technology has been leading transformation across Africa and has been the critical driver of financial inclusion across the continent. However, it is clear…

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Myriad Connect speaks to ITWeb on Enterprise Mobility


Fabien Delanaud, Myriad Connect GM, recently spoke to ITWeb on the potential for mobile technology to drive business transformation, as featured in ITWeb’s CIO Zone. In South Africa and across the African continent mobile in business has limitless potential to disrupt the way business is done. In much the same way, mobile technology has impacted economic…

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Myriad Connect’s GM speaks to ITWeb’s Brainstorm on Enterprise Mobility


Myriad Connect’s GM, Fabien Delanaud, recently spoke to Brainstorm on Enterprise Mobility and the role of mobile technology in the workplace. Mobile in the Enterprise Mobile in the enterprise is helping drive business transformation by improving efficiencies, increasing productivity, driving down the cost of operation and enabling real-time access to information anywhere, at any time. It…

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300% Improvement in ROI – USSD vs SMS Marketing Campaigns


The meteoric rise of mobile has delivered marketers an all access, always-on link to their customers and the means to completely revolutionise brand engagement. As mobile adoption and use continues to see dramatic growth, consumer behaviours have evolved and so too have the methods and channels marketers use to reach them. Mobile technology has afforded…

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Myriad Connect talks Digital Inclusion with IT News Africa


Mobile technology has driven innovation and transformation across Africa and for many across the continent, has enabled financial inclusion for example. The success of mobile technology continues to gather momentum in Africa and other developing regions, but the challenge of digital inclusion is still being faced by many in these markets. With his wealth of…

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Tech Smart features Myriad Connect’s Fabien Delanaud


Myriad Connect’s GM, Fabien Delanaud, is passionate about using technology to help address the digital divide in Africa and other emerging markets. With Myriad Connect’s 15 years of experience working in Africa and countries across Latin America and certain parts of Europe, we understand the challenges facing these markets and also how technology can be…

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