Telcos, minister close rank on SA satellite tech plans
The Association of Communications and Technology launch highlighted satellite’s critical role in increasing connectivity.
Vodacom, CIVH deal spooks market, opens Telkom race
The prospects of a new mega fibre company on the back of fierce competition startled the market, opening the race for Telkom’s assets, say analysts.
R6m green energy project targets WCape no-fee schools
GreenX conducts energy audits at schools to determine how it can retrofit them with energy-saving devices.
AI, blockchain hasten adoption of JSE’s comms platform
The JSE’s ShareHub shareholder online communication platform empowers companies and shareholders with key information.
Comms minister Ntshavheni endorses new telco alliance
At the launch of the Association of Communications and Technology, the minister urged telcos to grow the economy.
MTN records blockbuster fintech transactions ahead of spin-off
In the first half of the year, the telco counted 60.7 million Mobile Money users, who generated six billion transactions worth R1.8 trillion.
Altron Nexus rethinks strategy, goes back to origins
Under MD Kennedy Chinganya, the firm anchors its strategy on enterprise and smart solutions, to reset revenue streams.
US to foster digital ecosystem in Sub-Saharan Africa
US companies are bullish about the opportunities on the continent, building undersea cables, as well as expanding the number of data centres.
Stellenbosch to be SA’s first transport-oriented smart city
Stellenbosch University works with a German software group to coordinate traffic signals in the town in real-time.
Datatec takes control of UK consultancy Q Associates
The JSE-listed company makes a swift play into higher education and government secured services.
Cheaper, stable connectivity on the cards across SA
Spectrum allocation will enable substantial new telecoms investment, including 5G rollout, says government.