The recent investment by Vodacom in KZN sees unconnected areas nine district and 14 local municipalities receive 3G/4G base stations.
The Connectivity Index shows an improvement from last year, but SA still lacking in specific areas of broadband and device penetration.
SENTECH said that its broadband connectivity would help bridge the digital divide in under-serviced and rural areas.
Microsoft’s Airband initiative is going international.
Now that all its ducks are in a row, Eutelsat expects the Konnect service to go live and serve Western Europe and Africa by 2020.
With SA swept up by the promise of fibre, some forget about wireless’ value. We chat to Wirulink CTO, Riaan Maree, to find how the broadband technology can fill the gaps.
MainOne’s expansion into West Africa has official approval from Cote d’Ivoire lawmakers.
Government wants to merge Broadband Infraco and Sentech into the State Infrastructure Company.
Tenders were awarded for the 900km Joburg broadband network in 2015.
The partnership forms part of the Affordable Access Initiative which seeks to bridge the digital divide in South Africa.
Over 600 sites in schools and clinics in two Eastern Cape municipalities were launched by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.
If your body corporate is giving you grief about installing fibre, Telkom has a solution for you.
Population maps will be used to improve internet coverage in rural areas.
Ericsson’s November 2016 Mobility report unpacks the key trends and growth predictions for our market through 2022.
South Africa had the lowest 4 Mbps broadband adoption rate in the EMEA region by far, with just over one in four IP addresses connecting to Akamai.
It is an industry collaboration – not a competition, FibreCo says. The skills we teach aren’t just about technology, but also about entrepreneurship.
Dr Siyabonga Cwele was quick to add that ICT isn’t something that can be rushed, as there are a lot of factors involved.
The Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services said it will still approach the private sector for additional broadband funding.