Huawei defies US restrictions in 5G push
The Chinese telecommunications giant makes significant gains in the 5G market, despite the continued US sanctions.
Five telephony tech trends for 2021
2020 highlighted the importance of secure, reliable communications networks, says Nic Laschinger, CTO of Euphoria Telecom.
Local 5G subscribers to top 11m in four years
Although 5G is in its infancy in SA, it could see 11 million subscribers and 43% population coverage in the next four years, says Africa Analysis.
Huawei’s Ren Zhengfei in charm offensive to Biden admin
The company’s founder and CEO calls on the new US administration to come up with more open policies.
MTN drags ICASA to court over ‘unlawful’ spectrum action process
The company says it has pursued every procedural avenue available to it to resolve the issue and is now left with no other option than to seek relief from the courts.
Eswatini makes US ‘Clean Network’ U-turn after Trump ouster
The kingdom withdraws its joint statement with the US “due to legitimacy issues surrounding the approval process of the document”.
5G deployment to be ‘ignited’ in 2021
Global tech research firm Omdia sheds light on key trends for the telecoms industry, predicting a second wave of acceleration of 5G deployments in 2021.
Eswatini becomes Africa’s first to join Trump’s ‘Clean Network’
The US and the kingdom commit to safeguarding each country’s national security by excluding high-risk digital equipment suppliers.
MTN debunks 5G link to COVID-19
The telco says 5G mobile tech has undergone extensive research, with numerous studies finding it has no negative impact on the environment or people.
In the era of 5G, data is key
In a 5G world, data must be portable, protected and available for analysis, says Gerhard Fourie, district channel manager for Commvault in SA.
Zyter debuts Smart Hospitals
Zyter Smart Hospitals connects a hospital’s various data systems, departments, people and IOT devices.