Telkom suffers massive fibre outage
A damage to a fibre cable impacts mobile, LTE and fibre customers in Northern Gauteng, Limpopo, Rustenburg and portions of Mpumalanga.
Hefty prison sentence for telecoms infrastructure vandals
Three vandals will serve 30 years each for theft of cellphone tower batteries belonging to MTN and Vodacom.
Ex-Samsung Africa boss joins Telkom board
Sung Hyuck Yoon is a seasoned executive, with deep experience in turning around businesses, says Telkom.
SA telcos struggle to satisfy consumer expectations
A tough year, with load-shedding and spectrum battles, impacts operators’ ability to meet customer demands.
Reverse billed mobile data?
Reverse billing empowers corporates that have staff working from home and, at the same time, it lessens the load on HR and IT to manage VPNs, APNs and data costs.
Telkom connects Mpumalanga teachers, matrics
The telco partners with the Mpumalanga education department to connect thousands of teachers and matrics.
SA’s IT spending on software, hardware rebounds
Hardware, software and IT services spending recovered significantly in 2021 from the dismal 2020, says BMIT.
Openserve connects more SA homes through prepaid
The operator introduces Web Connect and Prepaid Connect fibre offerings to provide flexible payments options.
Telkom, ICASA smoke peace pipe over spectrum impasse
The organisations reach out-of-court settlement, ending High Court litigation over high-demand spectrum licensing.
Moody's upgrades Telkom, MTN ratings to 'stable'
The telcos receive positive feedback on the back of their strong operational and financial performance.
Mobile network operators heed data price reduction call
ICASA’s prepaid tariff analysis report finds changes to data costs, as operators reduce 500MB, 1GB and 2GB prepaid bundle price points.