Inclusive economic recovery requires connected citizens
South Africa desperately needs to up its connectivity for citizens to engage in other forms of economic activity, stresses Broadband Infraco CEO Andrew Matseke.
Sentech offers streaming services, powered by AWS
The signal distributor is leveraging Amazon Web Services to provide streaming services to local audiences.
Millions set aside for dual-illumination amid digital TV delay
Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Comms hears R204 million has been allocated to Sentech this financial year for dual-illumination, as digital migration limps along.
New CFO to join Sentech ranks
Melanie Rambally will fill the position of chief financial officer at signal distributor Sentech after Cabinet approved her appointment.
Call for Broadband Infraco board nominations
Communications minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams invites the public to nominate suitable candidates to serve on the board of Broadband Infraco.
Communications ministry entities back Ndabeni-Abrahams
Despite reports of a tumultuous past, the heads and CEOs within minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams’s portfolio have committed their support to ensure delivery of key targets.
Smart set top box wins Sentech’s Hack the Future contest
The smart STB turns any TV monitor into a mini-computer, says its inventor Michael Aldridge.
USAASA denies spending R1.8bn on digital TV project
The agency refutes reports that it has spent R1.8 billion on the pending procurement of the Integrated Digital Television project.
Comms ministry details fiscal year’s audit outcomes
The communications and digital technologies ministry reveals to Parliament’s portfolio committee that it achieved an unqualified audit.
Call for innovators to enter ‘hack the future’ challenge
Sentech seeks innovators and developers to enter the Hack The Future Challenge, to compete for a chance to bring their work to life.
Analogue switch-off to improve fiscus, bring SABC financial relief
Signal distributor Sentech says the national analogue switch-off will give the SABC significant cost reduction benefits, realising R130 million in savings.