12 Sep

MTN calls for scarce spectrum to be unlocked

CEO Rob Shuter says the company is struggling to increase data adoption among its users.


Huawei constructs Optical Transport Network for ÖBB

The company deployed an OTN using Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing for the Austrian Federal Railways.

Aug 3, 2018

Huawei sees smartphone shipments rebound in 2018

The company believes it could become the world's number one player in the fourth quarter of next year.


Huawei dislodges Apple as number two smartphone maker

The Chinese telecoms giant is now the number two smartphone maker; the first quarter since 2Q10 in which Apple has not been number one or two.

Jul 19, 2018

ICT and a better life for all...

Nelson Mandela strove to achieve a better life for all, and he saw ICT as an enabler of that vision, says David Chen, VP of Huawei Southern Africa.


Huawei introduces intent-driven network solution in SA

The Huawei CloudCampus solution will help enterprise networks respond quickly to operational needs.

Jun 6, 2018

Facebook admits data sharing with Chinese companies

Facebook has data sharing partnerships with at least four Chinese firms, including Huawei, which has been scrutinised by US intelligence agencies.

May 18, 2018

MTN SA, Huawei jointly launch CloudAIR 2.0

Huawei's CloudAIR 2.0 solution enables spectrum sharing between 2G, 3G, 4G and NB-IOT radio technologies in the 900MHz band.

May 10, 2018

New high-cost Huawei hopes to entice with Porsche logo

The Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS smartphone is now available in South Africa and will cost R26 459.

May 10, 2018

ZTE blames US ban for ceased business operations

The Chinese firm's main business operations cease due to a ban imposed by the US government, even as it tries to have the ban modified or reversed.

May 8, 2018

MTN, Huawei launch Africa's first live outdoor 5G trial

MTN and Huawei unveiled Africa's first 5G field trial today in Pretoria.

Apr 26, 2018

US probes Huawei for possible Iran sanctions violations

Prosecutors are investigating whether the Chinese tech company violated US sanctions in relation to Iran.