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Information & Communication Technology (ICT) Statistics

Type of ICT Organization:

Number

Internet Service Providers

Internet Cafes

Software Developers

21

315

38

Employees of Software Developers

1,900

No. of Registered Internet Subscribers

42,000

Estimated Internet Users

100,000


Communications

Number of Providers

Land-based lines
Mobile phones
Pagers
ISPs
Telex/Fax
VSAT
International Gateway

21
315
38
21
6
2
1


Profile of Major Telecommunication Companies


ISLACOM

10 year old company
Full service telephone     company
LEC, CMTS and IGF in     Cebu
Fully developed network      in the Visayas
539 central and remote     switching units in 102 sites
2,600 km. of fiber optics
Data speeds of 56 KBPS     up to ISDN equivalent to     xDSL

GLOBE TELECOM

Most extensive cellphone      coverage in Cebu.
40% of Internet users use     Globe, usually 128 KBPS
2 installations of E-1 (1.544     MBPS) speeds
has the capacity to bring in up      to 80 E-1s
40 cents anytime, anywhere
14 Million text messages/day
150,000 new subscribers a      month
more than 1,000 cell sites by     yearend
leading the WAP revolution,     full Internet access via mobile     phones

 


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