SA can’t afford further spectrum delays, says industry body
The South African Communications Forum urges ICASA to follow robust consultative processes, as it prepares for the next spectrum licensing process.
SACF supports spectrum licensing
The licensing of spectrum will contribute to much-needed economic growth, says the communications forum.
Black-owned tech SMEs get R10m support
The SACF and Raizcorp offer R10 million worth of business development support to black-owned ICT SMEs.
Digital decoder squabble continues
MultiChoice is unhappy with the minister of communications over set-top box controls.
Digital TV tender lapses
The Department of Communications will have to reissue a tender for the manufacture of about five million digital TV decoders.
SACF punts conditional access
Removing encryption from decoders will delay migration, argues the forum.
SACF unveils ICT Youth Forum
The forum aims at bridging the digital divide and harnessing the national ICT development goals to promote universal access.
Step forward for universal broadband
At least five million more households will have a modem, as government-funded set-top boxes must be able to connect to the Internet.
Call for Web-enabled set-top boxes
The boxes will be vital in replacing the costly PC for Internet access, says the South African Communications Forum.