e-Infrastructure and e-Services for Developing Countries

Third International ICST Conference, AFRICOMM 2011, Zanzibar, Tanzania, November 23-24, 2011, Revised Selected Papers

  • Radu Popescu-Zeletin
  • Karl Jonas
  • Idris A. Rai
  • Roch Glitho
  • Adolfo Villafiorita
Conference proceedings AFRICOMM 2011

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Track I: Communication Infrastructures for Developing Countries

    1. Christian Lottermann, Andreas Klein, Hans D. Schotten, Christian Mannweiler
      Pages 14-23
    2. Yvon Gourhant, Ali Gouta, Venmani Daniel Philip
      Pages 35-48
    3. Venmani Daniel Philip, Yvon Gourhant, Djamal Zeghlache
      Pages 49-63
    4. Le Wang, Edward Mutafungwa, Yeswanth Puvvala, Jukka Manner
      Pages 74-83
    5. Philipp Batroff, George Ghinea, Thorsten Horstmann, Karl Jonas, Jens Moedeker
      Pages 96-105
    6. Christian Mannweiler, Christian Lottermann, Andreas Klein, Hans D. Schotten
      Pages 106-115
  3. Track II: Electronic Services, ICT Policy, and Regulatory Issues for Developing Countries

    1. Hugh Cameron, Benjamin Kanagwa, Michael Niyitegeka
      Pages 156-166
    2. Aaron Ciaghi, Adolfo Villafiorita
      Pages 167-176
    3. Pierre Valére Nketcha Nana, Christophe Péguy Choub Faha
      Pages 177-186
    4. Massimiliano Masi, Rosario Pugliese, Francesco Tiezzi
      Pages 187-196
    5. Lorenzo Dalvit, Ingrid Siebörger, Hannah Thinyane
      Pages 228-238
  4. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the Third International ICST Conference on e-Infrastructure and e-Services for Developing Countries, AFRICOMM 2011, held in Zanzibar, Tansania, in November 2011. The 24 revised full papers presented together with 2 poster papers were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions.  The papers cover a wide range of topics in the field of information and communication infrastructures. They are organized in two tracks: communication infrastructures for developing countries and electronic services, ICT policy, and regulatory issues for developing countries.


communication infrastructure e-commerce e-health e-services network security

Editors and affiliations

  • Radu Popescu-Zeletin
    • 1
  • Karl Jonas
    • 2
  • Idris A. Rai
    • 3
  • Roch Glitho
    • 4
  • Adolfo Villafiorita
    • 5
  1. 1.Fraunhofer FOKUSBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Schloss BirlinghovenFraunhofer FOKUSSanktGermany
  3. 3.The State University of ZanzibarZanzibar CityTanzania
  4. 4.Concordia UniversityMontrealCanada
  5. 5.FBK Center for Information TechnologyTrentoItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information ICST Institute for Computer Science, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-29092-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-29093-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8211
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-822X
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