European LTE data roaming increased by 800% in 2017

Mobile data services outfit BICS has published its data for 2017 and it reveals some interesting trends in LTE consumption. The most dramatic data point is an 800% year-on-year increase in LTE data roaming traffic in the EU, apparently driven by the ... ( read original story ...)

EU roaming revolution boosts LTE traffic, BICS finds

LTE roaming traffic growth exploded by up to 800 percent during the summer last year, as the European Union's abolition of roaming charges came into effect, according to annual research from wholesale carrier BICS. The Proximus-owned company's latest ... ( read original story ...)

Global LTE traffic doubled in 2017, according to BICS

Europe saw a massive 800% growth in data roaming during the summer months following the introduction of new EU roaming rules, while LTE traffic doubled in 2017, according to roaming figures from BICS. The most recent figures from the wholesale carrier ... ( read original story ...)

Global LTE roaming traffic more than doubles in 2017

2017 was also the year in which LTE roaming in Africa really took off. BICS’ latest data shows a growth in the number of MVNOs and tier three / four operators introducing LTE roaming services in the region, following in the footsteps of major players who ... ( read original story ...)