5G to create infinite opportunities, but clarity needed

While 5G is set to boom globally, more clarity is needed on its technical rollout requirements, to achieve its envisioned value.


WiFi contributes $2tn to world economy

Industry experts talk up the next generation of WiFi connectivity, as new solutions and services become readily available.


Huawei zeroes in on 5G

The Chinese manufacturing company details plans to secure more 5G network commercial contracts, dispelling naysayers.

15 Apr

ZTE, China Mobile make calls between 5G and 4G smartphones

ZTE, Guangzhou Branch of China Mobile and Ericsson have made VoLTE voice and video calls between 5G and 4G smartphones.

15 Apr

Understanding SA's 5G reality

Rolling out 5G coverage countrywide is not a cheap exercise, and will require major resources and infrastructure, says Turrito Networks.


MTN debuts live 5G indoor solution

The trial 5G network solution was launched at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and International Convention Centre.


ZTE solution wins at 5G MENA 2019

The ZTE 5G-Oriented Core Network Evolution Solution scooped the 'Best Telco Digital Transformation' award at 5G MENA 2019.


Tribunal to decide on Vumatel, CIVH union

The Competition Tribunal hosts a competition hearing, as CIVH seeks to increase its shareholding in Vumatel.


Free State still en route to digital TV

Deputy communications minister Pinky Kekana will inspect digital migration implementation in the Free State, after missing self-set deadlines.


Huawei ramps-up 5G efforts, targets $200bn revenue

Despite the US ban, the Chinese telco maintains strong growth and eyes a 20% revenue increase in 2019, pushed by 5G offerings.

3 Apr

SA smartphone penetration now at over 80%, says ICASA

South Africa's smartphone penetration has nearly doubled in the last two years and is now sitting at over 80%, according to a new ICASA report.