Sunday, 18 August 2019

Could data security fears over second-hand devices be blocking a $52bn opportunity for telcos?

By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom
Thursday 14 February 19

Customer concerns over data security are preventing telcos from properly capitalising on the opportunities presented by the second hand device market, a new report reveals

The global market in second hand smartphone handsets could be worth as much as $52.7 billion by the year 2022, according to a report by IDC.  However, new research published by the Blancco Technology Group shows that fears over data security could be preventing consumers from trading in their own devices…

The global market in second hand smartphone handsets could be worth as much as $52.7 billion by the year 2022, according to a report by IDC.  However, new research published by the Blancco Technology Group shows that fears over data security could be preventing consumers from trading in their own devices…

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