NEC XON wins global networking award for innovative African solutions

ADVA's Global Partner of the Year award celebrates NEC XON's revenue growth, sales and business development in Africa, and its investment in ADVA technologies, says Anthony Laing, GM of networking at NEC XON.


Vodacom, Seacom partner in African network venture

The companies enter a network partnership to initiate the next chapter of their African connectivity venture.


OTT innovation urged ahead of Disney+, Apple TV+ launch

Local over the top service providers must find innovative ways to ward off international competition, says Nozi Dikgale, media analyst at Africa Analysis.


SA’s spectrum-sharing provisions vague, say industry players

Although none of the local industry players have applied to share spectrum, resource-sharing has been found to be one of the ways to drive universal connectivity in marginalised areas.

11 Oct

NEC XON, Mimosa bring hybrid fibre wireless to SA

The new partnership will offer hybrid fibre wireless services, which use millimetre wave technology to provide affordable, high-speed hybrid Internet services.

10 Oct

MTN celebrates 25 years with 95% 4G coverage in SA

The mobile network operator says it has reached 95% 4G coverage across the country.


SA Connect: ‘One step forward, two steps back’

The communications ministry says a feasibility study is in the works to determine an efficient way to deliver the second phase of the ambitious government broadband project.


Accelerit Technologies forms strategic partnerships

The company aims to extend its high-speed fibre footprint to remote towns across SA.


Top reasons to attend AfricaCom 2019

AfricaCom returns to Cape Town in November, featuring new content dedicated to ICT and digital transformation.


Minister challenges fibre industry to service marginalised areas

Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams encourages fibre providers to reach areas they normally shy away from to ensure connectivity for all South Africans.


Vumatel fires warning shot with prepaid fibre services

The fibre network operator promises high-speed and reliable connectivity through its prepaid platform, saying cost shouldn’t be an inhibitor to access.