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Spectrum headache must be resolved ASAP

Cell C CEO Jose Dos Santos hopes government will soon fast-track spectrum allocation for telcos, as SA awaits a Cabinet reshuffle that could further delay the process.

Connectivity is key

Connectivity is high on the agenda as South African businesses evolve in their digital transformation journey, says Vino Govender, acting chief strategy officer at Dark Fibre Africa.

Altron lands R585m deal to link Limpopo

16 Feb

The Limpopo government appoints Altron's Altech Radio Holdings to establish an affordable, secure, open access broadband network.

Netgear presents smart baby monitoring system

15 Feb

The Arlo Baby's smart analytics platform provides real-time, customisable alerts when motion or sound are detected. [Local rep: Duxbury Networking]

Cisco beats its revenue slump

The network gear-maker posts its first rise in quarterly revenue in more than two years.

SpaceX promises out of this world Internet

15 Feb

Elon Musk's space company gets the nod for its application to provide broadband services using satellites in the US and worldwide.

Hyperscale cloud providers becoming increasingly dominant

Hyperscale providers are increasingly dominating the local cloud sector and will continue to do so, says Amazon's Michael Needham.

First Technology National partners with Cloudamize

The platform provides the automation and in-depth insights needed to migrate to the public cloud more quickly, says First Technology National.

Tshwane spends big to keep citizens connected

The city council agrees to pay Project Isizwe R9.45 million to maintain WiFi hotspots until June, as it searches for a more cost-effective way to continue the free Internet service.

5G innovations accelerate

5 Feb

Mobile operators and manufacturers test new 5G innovations as the industry moves towards the commercial launch of 5G.

Modernise your network to digitise your business

Legacy network architectures built for the client-server era were not designed to meet the needs of today's mobile/IOT/cloud-enabled organisations, says Aruba Networks.

The compliancy conundrum

Being compliant is tricky; automation goes a long way towards simplifying it.