Digitally-enhanced public-private partnerships pay dividends

Digital technologies can play at least three key roles in enhancing the delivery and management of PPPs, says Vino Govender, executive: strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and innovation at DFA.

Aug 29, 2018

Local business prepares for AI-based collaboration

Technologies like artificial intelligence, machine learning and deep learning are making inroads in the collaboration process, says Dark Fibre Africa.

Jun 15, 2018

DFA positioned to take advantage of 5G

Dark Fibre Africa sees a lot of opportunity coming from the approaching roll-out of 5G in South Africa.

Jun 8, 2018

Vumatel to be sold to CIVH

Community Investment Ventures Holdings (CIVH) acquires 34.9% of Vumatel and enters into an agreement to acquire the remaining 65.1%.

Jun 1, 2018

DFA appoints APPSolve for Oracle Fusion implementation

Oracle Fusion Cloud Services will manage DFA's business processes related to finance, supply chain management, assets, projects and HR.


You wear it well

Wearable technologies are the wave of the future, and can have a positive impact on a range of industries, provided there is fast, high-quality connectivity for them to make use of.

Jul 25, 2017

Internet access equals economic access

A new World Wide Worx study reveals the single most common use of the Internet among South Africans.

May 30, 2017

DFA raises R1.25bn in funding

Dark Fibre Africa says the additional debt funding will help finance the expansion of its open-access national metro fibre footprint.?

Apr 20, 2017

DFA tight-lipped on possible sale

Dark Fibre Africa will not comment on market speculation its parent company is in talks to sell it to Internet Solutions.

Dec 9, 2016

DFA deploys Ciena's Blue Planet orchestration software

This will automate the delivery of Ethernet services across its existing multi-vendor network and provide more service flexibility and agility for its customers.

Nov 16, 2016

Sigfox partners with DFA for IOT

The roll-out of the Sigfox network will initially be in the key metros, starting with Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Town and Durban.


High-speed connectivity key to economic prosperity

DFA has seen a clear indication of the pivotal role businesses are playing in accelerating digital transformation over the past two years.

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