Phil Anderson

ICT Senior Writer, Chile Bureau  in BNamericas

Phil Anderson has been working at BNamericas since mid-1999, first writing daily news for the Telecom and IT sectors, then sector editor, and now writing the ICT Intelligence Series reports since 2007. Prior to settling in Chile, Phil taught English in Venezuela and Argentina. Originally from Bath, UK, Phil has a BSc in Animal and Plant Biology from Sheffield University, UK.

5786 articles written by Phil Anderson:

TREND: Regulatory upheaval is catching on

Thursday, November 6, 2014

While all sector regulators are under the scrutiny of the general public and under pressure to help their respective industries contribute to national development, in Latin America some are known for ...

Internet governance left behind by the pace of cloud adoption

Thursday, May 8, 2014

The recent creation of Brazil's internet governance law, and subsequent discussion at the NETMundial multistakeholder conference, owed their success partly to the increasing role of cloud serv...

Telefónica going all out in Costa Rica

Thursday, January 30, 2014

In July 2013 Telefónica (NYSE: TEF) closed the sale of a 40% share in its Central American assets to local group CMI, as part of an ongoing strategy to help the Spanish firm control group-wide debt. ...

ECLAC broadband seminar highlights need for IXP and content policies

Monday, December 3, 2012

Panelists at a seminar on policies to encourage investment in broadband called on governments and regulators in the region to take measures to increase interconnection between ISPs, and also to foster...

Telecom survey 2014: Readers agree that big data solutions are a work in progress

Thursday, February 27, 2014

A recent Harvard Business Review article ventured to suggest that despite all the hype surrounding big data analysis, and large numbers of companies confirming that they plan to use such tools, much o...