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The road to 5G and challenges ahead
The road to 5G and challenges ahead

The introduction of 5G will have a considerable impact on the Middle East and Africa economy...

20 May 2019

The importance of multi-operator connectivity in SA
The importance of multi-operator connectivity in SA

The many challenges in South Africa present a unique chance for the country to evolve in its approach to new and innovative technologies and their applications...

By Tony Smallwood 14 May 2019

Addressing the local cybersecurity skills shortage
Addressing the local cybersecurity skills shortage

The PWC Global Economic Crime and Fraud Survey published in 2018 states that over a quarter of South African respondents believe that cybercrime will be the most disruptive, impactful crime...

By Marcus Karuppan 14 May 2019

Design from data
Design from data

Sub-Saharan Africa's data lakes are expanding rapidly, says data expert at DAN SSA Vikesh Singh, but it's knowing how to tame the tide of info that's going to help make design from data a reality...

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 10 May 2019

MyBroadband - The biggest technology website in South Africa
MyBroadband - The biggest technology website in South Africa

MyBroadband continues to dominate the South African technology news market, with over two million unique browsers in April 2019...

Issued by MyBroadband 7 May 2019

Vodacom bans plastic bags across its stores
Vodacom bans plastic bags across its stores

Vodacom on Tuesday, 9 April, announced that it will no longer be issuing plastic bags to customers at its stores, replacing them with brown paper bags...

12 Apr 2019

#InspiringFiftySA 2019 opens for nominations
#InspiringFiftySA 2019 opens for nominations

This year marks the third edition of Inspiring Fifty South Africa, a non-profit initiative that benchmarks and awards the 50 most inspiring women in STEM...

11 Apr 2019

Intelsat and Aldea Solutions enter partnership
Intelsat and Aldea Solutions enter partnership

Intelsat and Aldea Solutions announced that the two companies have entered a peering relationship...

10 Apr 2019

It's time for women to consider a career in tech
It's time for women to consider a career in tech

Before the introduction of the South African Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, women had no formal recognition as equal citizens...

By Leonie Stanley 5 Apr 2019

What 4IR means in the Namibian context
What 4IR means in the Namibian context

The world is on the verge of a major revolution; while developed countries are keeping pace with major technological advancements...

By Llewellyn le Hané 5 Apr 2019

Understanding SA's 5G reality
Understanding SA's 5G reality

Over the past year, it has become difficult to ignore the increasing hype and media noise around 5G...

By Colin Thornton 4 Apr 2019

CellCgirl Bursary Fund sees 7 young women graduate
CellCgirl Bursary Fund sees 7 young women graduate

Seven young disadvantaged women, with financial help and guidance from the CellCgirl Bursary Fund, have recently graduated...

3 Apr 2019

AfricaOnline appoints new MD
AfricaOnline appoints new MD

AfricaOnline, Ghana's ISP and a Gondwana International Networks (GIN) subsidiary, has appointed Foster Plender as its managing director...

1 Apr 2019

#WinTechAfrica: Blending diversity and professionalism
#WinTechAfrica: Blending diversity and professionalism

Day 1 of the first Women in Tech Africa Conference started with a resounding message: diversity is key, but women must not wait to be recognised...

19 Mar 2019

Part 2: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?
Part 2: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?

Just what is the fourth industrial revolution? No really, what is it all about beyond the hype and jargon?

By Garth Williams 14 Mar 2019

Part 1: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?
Part 1: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?

Just what is the fourth industrial revolution? No really, what is it all about beyond the hype and jargon?

By Garth Williams 11 Mar 2019

Ericsson set to switch on 5G globally in 2019
Ericsson set to switch on 5G globally in 2019

Ericsson says the global operator is set to switch on 5G - globally - in 2019...

6 Mar 2019

Telecoms industry steps up to lead global digital transformation charge
Telecoms industry steps up to lead global digital transformation charge

The telecoms industry is fast emerging as a digital transformation and application services trailblazer, according to new research from F5 Networks...

5 Mar 2019

Cell C appoints interim chief executive officer
Cell C appoints interim chief executive officer

Cell C has appointed Douglas Craigie Stevenson as interim group chief executive officer of the company, effective 1 March 2019...

4 Mar 2019

Seacom completes FibreCo acquisition
Seacom completes FibreCo acquisition

Seacom has formally announced the completion of the 100% acquisition of FibreCo Telecommunications...

4 Mar 2019

SA's first commercial-ready 5G network launched
SA's first commercial-ready 5G network launched

South African operator rain and Nokia announced the launch of the country's first commercial-ready 5G network in Cape Town...

1 Mar 2019

Growth opportunities for African telecoms operators
Growth opportunities for African telecoms operators

While the telco industry may have seen its traditional revenue streams decline further in 2018...

By Mariam Abdullahi 27 Feb 2019

Bayede Mobile to launch in SA mid-2019
Bayede Mobile to launch in SA mid-2019

Bayede Mobile, set to launch mid-2019, will connect communities and empower everyone with affordable mobile network rates...

27 Feb 2019

Jose Dos Santos steps down as CEO of Cell C
Jose Dos Santos steps down as CEO of Cell C

The Board of Cell C has announced that Jose Dos Santos will step down as Cell C's chief executive officer...

22 Feb 2019

SA among the global trailblazers for digital businesses
SA among the global trailblazers for digital businesses

South Africa ranks among the top 10 regions leading digital business maturity...

22 Feb 2019

What's your VoIP call quality number?
What's your VoIP call quality number?

Do we have any idea what call quality we're receiving from our corporate Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) provider?

19 Feb 2019

What to prioritise when deciding on a business broadband provider
What to prioritise when deciding on a business broadband provider

With dozens of providers jostling for your organisation's business connectivity, it can be extremely confusing to settle on one broadband package...

13 Feb 2019

Electronic Communications Amendment Bill withdrawn
Electronic Communications Amendment Bill withdrawn

Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has decided to withdraw the Electronic Communications Amendment Bill to enable further consultations and to align it with the drive towards the fourth industrial revolution...

12 Feb 2019

Critical success factors for successful transformation
Critical success factors for successful transformation

Digital transformation. We are all a part of it: governments, companies and consumers...

By Ahmad Sayed 12 Feb 2019

Ethiopia telecom privatisation leads new wave of deals for 2019
Ethiopia telecom privatisation leads new wave of deals for 2019

Ethio Telecom took a major step forward in its much-anticipated privatisation last month by pre-selecting six consultancies in partnership with the World Bank...

12 Feb 2019

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