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Jakarta, Indonesia, 2008/11/04 - Frost & Sullivan, the growth partnership company, hosted the 2008 Frost & Sullivan Indonesia Telecoms Awards today in Jakarta.
The Awards ceremony was inaugurated by Giri Suseno Hadihardjono, Chairman, Masyarakat Telematika Indonesia (MASTEL). Over hundred industry leaders and the telecom industry’s well known personalities were present at this ceremony that crowned the best of the telecommunication industry in Indonesia.
Six coveted titles were conferred to the outstanding organisations in three main categories - vendors, service providers and the best-of-the-best.
Companies honoured through these awards are forerunners in the ICT space in Indonesia whose best practices in operations are recognised and is prided to the industry as exemplary.
Nitin Bhat, senior vice president, ICT, Frost & Sullivan said that, “The exemplary performance put in by the award recipients is a testament to their well thought and impeccably executed strategy in a very competitive marketplace such as Indonesia. The common thread that runs through the award recipients is a focus on creating value for their customers with persistent innovation in their own business model.”
The awards which is a reflection of dedication, excellence and exemplary performance, honoured the top-notch players in the Indonesian telecom sector who have not only out-performed market competition but have also elevated the global standing of the country’s telecom sector through their outstanding best practices.
The contenders were evaluated based on a variety of actual market performance indicators which include revenue growth; market share and growth in market share; leadership in product innovation; breadth of products and solutions; major customer acquisitions; subscriber base and growth in subscriber base; ARPU (average revenue per user) and growth in ARPU; data strategy; next generation service strategy; and business and market strategy. Benchmarked against the highest standards of measurement criteria, the recipients of these awards indeed represent the best-in-class.
Frost & Sullivan congratulates all the outstanding recipients of the 2008 Frost & Sullivan Indonesia Telecoms Awards
Vendor Category: Telecom Equipment Vendor of the Year - PT Nokia Siemens Networks
Service Provider Category:
Broadband Service Provider of the Year - PT Indosat, Tbk
Mobile Service Provider of the Year - PT Excelcomindo Pratama, Tbk
Mobile Data Service Provider of the Year - PT Telekomunikasi Selular Tbk
Best of the Best Category:
Market Challenger of the Year - PT Excelcomindo Pratama, Tbk
Service Provider of the Year - PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia, Tbk
Infokomputer, PR Newswire, Telecom Asia and Wireless Asia are the official media partners for this ceremony. For further information, please visit indonesiatelecomsawards.com.
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