Insights from AfricaCom 2023: The future of telecoms in Africa

Discover our insights from AfricaCom 2023 and how Netaxis enables leading service providers in shaping the future of African telecoms.

Our team recently attended AfricaCom 2023, the continent’s leading tech and telecoms event. We returned invigorated with fresh insights and a deeper understanding of the evolving landscape of telecommunications in Africa. This post delves into the key messages and themes from the event and explores how Netaxis Solutions is perfectly poised to enable leading service providers to embrace succesfully these emerging trends and challenges.

1. Telco of Tomorrow: Evolving strategy and business models for Africa’s digital age

The telecoms sector in Africa is rapidly transforming, necessitating a shift towards more adaptive and innovative business models. Orchestration platforms and portals empower Telcos with SMB and Enterprise offers to do this shift. These platforms not only enable a faster time to market but also aligns with the evolving needs of digital consumers in Africa.

2. Leveraging partnerships to build future proof networks

Netaxis’ Role

Fusion for Operators by Netaxis revolutionizes the Go-To-Market strategies of Telcos, ensuring they can swiftly adapt to the digital age's demands.

Building robust, future-proof networks in Africa requires collaboration and strategic partnerships between operators. Service routing platforms facilitate this by offering a comprehensive control and visibility in the complexity of these multi-partnership agreements. It provides actionable insights essential for data-driven decision-making and strategic planning.

Netaxis’ Role

SRE's introspective approach is invaluable for service providerss, offering a single pane of control. This platform enhances network reliability and fosters partnerships that future-proof telecoms infrastructures.

3. Digital infrastructure investment

Investing in digital infrastructure is crucial for Africa’s telecoms sector. As mentioned partnerships will be key to valorize these investments. Service creation across siloed applications and data in an efficient way will be key. This leads to improved operational efficiency and drives innovation through continuous improvement provides actionable insights essential for data-driven decision-making and strategic planning.

Netaxis’ Role

API Orchestrator catalyzes efficiency and innovation. It enables businesses to stay ahead of the curve, offering cutting-edge solutions vital for the growth of digital infrastructure in Africa.

Netaxis: Navigating challenges and opportunities

The future transformation of telecoms to Techco presents unique challenges and opportunities, as outlined in Netaxis’ insights that are aligned with the key takeaways of the conference. These include simplifying telecoms networks, enhancing operational efficiency, and driving innovation. Netaxis, with its core services like APIO and SRE, is strategically positioned to address these challenges, offering tailored solutions that resonate with the needs of the African telecoms sector.


Our experience at AfricaCom 2023 was enlightening, providing us with a clearer perspective on the dynamic telecoms landscape in Africa. Netaxis, with its innovative solutions like Fusion for Operators, SRE, and API Orchestrator, is not just keeping pace but is actively shaping the future of telecoms in Africa. As the continent steps into a new era of digital transformation, Netaxis emerges as a key enabler and partner in this journey.

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