skip to main content
Close Icon We use cookies to improve your website experience.  To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy.  By continuing to use the website, you consent to our use of cookies.
Global Search Configuration


Wholesale bandwidth providers across Africa are turning their attention to the growing enterprise opportunity across the continent.


  • Wholesalers’ approach in the enterprise segment has been to leverage their existing assets, such as fiber and hosting infrastructure, to deliver high-speed Internet access and hosted services.

Features and Benefits

  • Assesses the market opportunity for wholesale operators in the African enterprise segment.
  • Profiles of some of the key wholesale operators that are moving into the enterprise markets.

Key questions answered

  • What operators are shifting focus to the African enterprise market and how?
  • What services are currently in demand from African enterprises?

Table of contents


  • In brief
  • Ovum view


  • Recommendation for enterprise
  • Recommendations for wholesalers

Market status

  • A shift in the ecosystem
  • High-profile wholesalers make their mark

Market outlook

  • African enterprises have been underserved


  • Methodology
  • Further reading
  • Author

Recommended Articles

  • Internet of Things

    IoT Viewpoints 2018

    IoT Viewpoints explore the IoT opportunity in 2018 and beyond. Download our latest e-book to get our newest collection of thought leadership articles on the emerging IoT trends, technologies and opportunities.

    Topics IoT

  • Consumer & Entertainment Services

    US pay TV: Is it facing an existential threat?

    By Adam Thomas 28 Mar 2018

    With US pay TV having endured the worst year in its history, thoughts have inevitably turned to the future. The likelihood remains that the immediate future will remain highly uncomfortable for everyone except the scaled multinational digital platforms.

  • Enterprise Services

    5G: Another technology in search of enterprise use cases

    By Evan Kirchheimer 26 Apr 2018

    Service provider interest in justifying 5G investment through its potential to open new revenue streams from the enterprise segment is growing ever greater.


Have any questions? Speak to a Specialist

Europe, Middle East & Africa team - +44 (0) 207 017 7700

Asia-Pacific team - +61 (0)3 960 16700

US team - +1 646 957 8878

Email us at

You can also contact your named/allocated Client Services Executive using their direct dial.
PR enquiries - Call us at +44 788 597 5160 or email us at

Contact marketing -

Already an Ovum client? Login to the Knowledge Center now