Liquid launches Asia-US global internet transit route via Africa
ZTE wins 5G Fixed-Wireless Solution of the Year Award at BBWF 2021
The company won the award for its passive optical networking-based 5G xHaul solution at the Broadband World Forum, in Amsterdam.
Dimension Data appoints Manelisa Mavuso as MD of MWeb
Having recently made the decision not to sell MWeb, Dimension Data is now focusing on strengthening and growing the business.
Seacom bumps up IP network to 100Gbps
The upgrade comes as more submarine cables are expected to land on the African continent to boost connectivity.
Telcos gang up against ICASA in temporary spectrum fight
Vodacom and MTN have joined Telkom’s court application to halt the regulator’s move to take back temporary spectrum.
Frogfoot pilots WiFi-only fibre solution
If successful, the open-access infrastructure provider says it will expand the concept across its entire network countrywide.
US firm Vantage dwarfs Teraco in Africa’s biggest data centre race
Vantage Data Centres announces the beginning of construction on its new R15 billion state‐of‐the‐art data centre campus in Johannesburg.
ICASA to fight court bid to hold onto temporary spectrum
The telecoms regulator readies to oppose the litigation instituted by Telkom to prevent it from withdrawing the temporary spectrum by 30 November.
Countries pay high price for excluding women from digital
Governments lose billions of dollars annually as women remain digitally excluded, with dire economic consequences of digital inequality.
ZTE wins Best Telco Cloud Strategy award
The company's 5G system automatic integration solution for software-defined integration was recognised at the 2021 5G World Summit.
'Go-it-alone' operators stifle eSports growth in SA
The country’s eSports community remains fractious, while lack of infrastructure and high data costs create a burden that impedes the entry of the majority of people.
MEC puts collaboration at forefront to connect communities
KwaZulu-Natal finance MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube stresses that connectivity has moved past being a “nice to have” and is now essential.