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Paula Gilbert

Paula Gilbert is ITWeb telecoms editor.

New data expiry rules won't reduce costs

21 Nov 2017ICASA's most recent draft regulations propose that data bundles only expire after three years.

Analysts are not convinced that longer validity periods for data bundles will actually reduce costs for consumers.

Derek Wilcocks leaving DiData

20 Nov 2017Dimension Data group CIO Derek Wilcocks is leaving the company.

After 22 years at Dimension Data, the group CIO is leaving the company, and will be replaced by Neil Louw.

Coding should be SA's 12th language

16 Nov 2017Sipho Maseko, Telkom group CEO.

CEO Sipho Maseko says Telkom is investing substantially to fund coding initiatives as he believes it needs to be the next language learned by SA's youth.

Cell C cuts data costs for new VOD platform

15 Nov 2017Cell C CEO Jose Dos Santos.

The operator announces new low-cost data pricing, specifically for streaming or downloading on its video-on-demand platform, Black.

Vodacom tests machine learning capabilities

14 Nov 2017Vodacom group CEO Shameel Joosub.

The telco experiments with big data analytics and machine learning across various areas of its business.

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