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3:30
5 hours ago

Satcom business model challenges

Why large-scale LEO and GEO networks needs a new approach.

1:30
Yesterday

HeroTel notches up 100 000 fixed broadband subscribers

The fibre and wireless broadband services provider attracts 55 000 more customers to reach the 100 000 mark, securing a third-place market position.

4:10
Monday

MTN, Telkom downgrades to have minimal impact

An analyst expects minimal near-term impact on the telecoms sector, given the strong industry profit growth in this environment.

3:00
Thursday

HeroTel accelerates fibre deployment in Potchefstroom

HeroTel and Safricom merge their networks and operations in order to give residents and businesses access to “high-quality” Internet services.

3:50

Vodacom advances towards becoming a ‘techco’

The JSE-listed company is evolving from being just a telco into a technology company, says CEO Shameel Joosub.

4:00

Andile Ngcaba touts broader support for start-ups, SMMEs

The Digital Council Africa plans to collaborate with industry players to boost support for start-ups and SMMEs, says council president Andile Ngcaba.

3:20

South Africa leads Sub-Saharan Africa’s fibre uptake

Even though fibre remains a niche technology, South Africa has the highest number of fibre-based connections in the region.

8:50
24 Nov

Telkom leads SA’s competitive mobile network market

Telkom's differential quality is affordable reliability, says the company.

1:00
23 Nov

Vodacom network hit by downtime

The telco has identified and remedied a fault with a core network element at one of its sites that impacted data connectivity to certain customers.

4:40
23 Nov

Spectrum allocation now critical, analysts warn ICASA

Telecoms experts say the sustainability of price reductions will depend on the market structure the regulatory authorities create with spectrum allocations.

4:40
20 Nov

Telkom’s annual R6.7bn broadband project expands fibre footprint

The telco says it invests billions of rands in broadband infrastructure projects across SA annually, creating jobs for 1 400 employees through subcontractors.

6:10

MTN unlocks mobile virtual network operator potential in SA

The launch of PnP Mobile demonstrates the mobile virtual network operator market has been enriched by the entry of MTN as a wholesale provider, analysts say.