I-Mode Strategy

I-Mode Strategy

by Takeshi Natsuno
     
 
First introduced in 1999, i-mode was the world's first smart phone for Web browsing. The i-mode wireless data service offers color and video over a variety of handsets. Its mobile computing service enables users to do telephone banking, make airline reservations, conduct stock transactions, send and receive e-mail, play games, access weather reports and have access to

Overview

First introduced in 1999, i-mode was the world's first smart phone for Web browsing. The i-mode wireless data service offers color and video over a variety of handsets. Its mobile computing service enables users to do telephone banking, make airline reservations, conduct stock transactions, send and receive e-mail, play games, access weather reports and have access to the Internet. It can offer a wide array of websites from internationally known companies such as CNN to very local information.
In Japan, the number of i-mode users is close to a sensational 13 million. This means that 10% of Japan's total population are using i- mode after not even 2 years of its existence.

i-mode Strategy authored by one of the main architects behind i-mode:
* Discusses the success story of i-mode to date
* Offers highly probable future projections for the technology
Written by the most highly respected expert in the field, i-mode Strategy is an absolute must for everyone wanting to know more about NTT DoCoMo's sustainable business model and i-mode strategy

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"...a fascinating read for anyone who's in the mobile communications area...should be on the reading list of every executive in the mobile communications industry..." (Global Telecoms, February 2003)

"...all those interested in the outcome should read this book..." (IEE Review, February 2003)

"...ideal for the corporate telecomms executive ..readable and accessible..." (Telecomworldwire, 26 March 2003)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470851012
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/10/2003
Edition description:
Translated from Japanese Edition
Pages:
182
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.76(d)

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