Telkom backs down on spectrum interdict against ICASA
Competitors review Telkom’s softened spectrum stance
Cell C, Vodacom and MTN are unconvinced Telkom’s offer to withdraw its interdict application will hasten issuing of spectrum.
ZTE scores high in BSIMM12 assessment
The 5G Flexhaul products had a leading score of 100 in the Building Security In Maturity Model 12 assessment.
Social groups look to improve communities with LG’s help
LG Electronics SA selects three winners for the local leg of its global ambassador challenge, pledging financial support.
BT, Rackspace partner to boost cloud services
The partnership will allow BT to evolve its managed cloud services further.
Telkom moots withdrawing spectrum court interdict
The telco is willing to withdraw the interdict application on condition its concerns are addressed before the finalisation of the spectrum auction process.
Fibre operator DFA to retrench employees
Dark Fibre Africa will consult with the affected staff on a range of restructuring options that are expected to be concluded by the end of March.
Vodacom shareholders vote in favour Vodafone Egypt bid
Vodafone, which holds a 60.5% stake in Vodacom Group, was precluded from voting on the approval of the transaction at the general meeting.
Number portability regulations to turbo-charge telecoms sector
The implementation of the non-geographic number portability regulations will stimulate activity and healthy competition in SA’s telecommunications market, say pundits.
Police kill suspected cell tower battery thief in gun fight
Police officers from Amangwe and Estcourt act on information about four suspects tampering with cellphone tower batteries with the intention to steal.
DAC assists Two Mountains in migrating to Office 365
The financial and burial services company was looking for a more cost-effective and integrated productivity suite that could also deliver telephony features.
ICASA unshackles VOIP market with number portability
Businesses that rely on 087, 0800, 0860 or 0861 numbers and the like are able to port or transfer their number to another service provider.