Vfw#187-tobi-chatbot-icon

Operations

Vodacom brings in TechM to push automation

Services and systems integrator exploring ways to take bot-based task handling to next level.

vfw-20191013-250x300

vfw#186-mining

Enterprise (B2B)

Vodacom makes move into mobile private networks

 Mining an early target for integrated IoT, edge, and analytics solution.

vfw186-tt-altran-vodafone

Suppliers & SCM

Altran expands Vodafone 5G links

Vendor flags further 5G engagement with Vodafone, building on existing projects in Italy, Portugal, and Spain.

Vfw#186-vodacom-hq

Strategy & Change

Vodacom tells home market business to stand free

Expanded Vodacom Group creates “simplified” structure to manage expanded African portfolio. Vodafone South Africa becomes a standalone business with its own MD, Exco.

vfw186-tt-openran-policy-coalition

Partnerships & Alliances

Vodafone takes seat on Open RAN policy board

US interests dominate the new Open RAN Policy Coalition, but Vodafone will have a board presence within the 30 member‑strong lobbying group.