Ada banyak cara yang ditempuh operator telekomunikasi demi mempertahankan loyalitas pelanggannya. Tidak dapat dipungkiri jika tingkat perpindahan pelanggan ke operator lain (churn rate) di Indonesia terhitung tinggi, yakni mencapai 11 hingga 20 persen per bulan.
Adopsi teknologi komunikasi 4G (fourth-generation) yang tengah digenjot pemerintah dan industri telekomunikasi mulai memasuki babak baru. Meski komersialisasi akses 4G-LTE belum merata, namun layanan ini secara bertahap bisa dinikmati masyarakat di seluruh Indonesia.
PT Indosat Tbk dan Twitter secara resmi mengumumkan kerjasama mereka dengan menawarkan layanan baru bernama #TwitBuy. Layanan ini memberi kemudahan bagi pelanggan Indosat untuk membeli dan memperpanjang paket Internet, telepon, dan SMS.
Despite the diversity of the economies in South-East Asia, the region is ripe with opportunity for IoT players to enter, and drive adoption and development.
Singapore-based startup blog Tech in Asia said it has secured a total of US$4 million in funding, led by the SB ISAT Fund which counts SoftBank and Indosat as partners.
Jakarta-based Indosat, a member of the Ooredoo Group, and San Fransisco, California-based Smaato have announced the launch of their joint venture called Indonesia Mobile Exchange (IMX) in Indonesia, which they claimed is the world’s first digital exchange platform for mobile advertising with Real-Time Bidding (RTB).
Indosat and Facebook have partnered to launch Internet.org in Indonesia, aiming to make the Internet more accessible through a set of basic services, including health, education, social media for communications, and news.
At its core, Wobe is a micro-business app with an e-wallet, designed to make it easy for anyone with a smartphone and mobile Internet access to start a business – its greater vision however is to build tech that can benefit women in South-East Asia, writes Gabey Goh.
Indonesia’s Communication and Information Technology Minister Rudiantara wants to change the republic’s licensing model with mobile operators. What’s the rationale, will it be successful, and what are the challenges? Goh Thean Eu finds out at the NEC Innovative Solutions Fair 2015 in Jakarta.
As part of its 47th anniversary celebrations, Indosat, member of Ooredoo Group, has announced the launch of what it described as Indonesia’s fastest LTE (Long-Term Evolution) service, ‘Super 4G-LTE’ offering speeds of up to 185Mbps.