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Alcatel-Lucent and NITA successfully completes Eastern Corridor rural fibre optic backbone project
Alcatel-Lucent and NITA successfully completes Eastern Corridor rural fibre optic backbone project

Alcatel-Lucent and NITA, the ICT policy arm of Ghana's Ministry of Communications, are celebrating the successful completion of the Eastern corridor rural fibre optic backbone project...

20 May 2015 07:39

The IT partners' dilemma: skill up, team up or fade away
The IT partners' dilemma: skill up, team up or fade away

The growth of virtualisation, cloud computing and big data is changing the entire landscape for IT partners...

20 May 2015 07:30

Networks Unlimited opens Kenya office
Networks Unlimited opens Kenya office

Networks Unlimited has opened its first cross border office in Nairobi, Kenya, encouraged by the growing demand for its products in East Africa...

18 May 2015 16:52

Millennials not likely to use a company's products or services after a poor experience
Millennials not likely to use a company's products or services after a poor experience

According to a recent global report conducted by Oracle, nearly 55% of millennials say a poor mobile app experience would make them less likely to use a company's products or services...

18 May 2015 06:55

Lutz Blaeser
The dangers of a connected world

The problem is that the IoT is connecting places that were never originally designed to be connected to the internet...

By Lutz Blaeser 8 May 2015 15:36

Ithuba betting on Vodacom-MTN partnership deal
Ithuba betting on Vodacom-MTN partnership deal

CAPE TOWN: Vodacom has been appointed communication services provider for Ithuba Holdings which will take over the operation of the national lottery from 1 June...

By Linda Ensor 7 May 2015 12:20

Cell C launches girl child alumni programme
Cell C launches girl child alumni programme

Cell C's Take a Girl Child to Work Day alumni programme was launched this year to link former participants with this year's girl learners...

29 Apr 2015 11:40

The art of successful IT recruitment
The art of successful IT recruitment

Art and science, they're polar opposites and don't exist on the same continuum. Well, that's what we've been taught to believe. But what if I told you that wasn't true?

By Lara Green 23 Apr 2015 14:28

Neo-on-the-Move empowers entrepreneurship, creates jobs
Neo-on-the-Move empowers entrepreneurship, creates jobs

Neotel has launched Neo-on-the-Move, an enterprise development programme designed to ensure a meaningful contribution to skills development and employment in South Africa by growing small businesses...

22 Apr 2015 10:20

The mobile revolution in Africa
The mobile revolution in Africa

The influx of mobile phone has enhanced ease of access across the world - no more so than in Africa...

17 Apr 2015 15:25

Daryl Blundell
SME survival guide for loadshedding

Loadshedding is here to stay, so every small business needs to take steps to protect its systems and data when the lights go out as well as from power surges when electricity is restored after an outage...

By Daryl Blundell 16 Apr 2015 14:21

Neil Cameron
One security platform to rule them all?

Each type of facility is different so it needs a different security solution...

By Neil Cameron 9 Apr 2015 10:22

Avanti to deliver ICT infrastructure and e-learning programme in Tanzania
Avanti to deliver ICT infrastructure and e-learning programme in Tanzania

Avanti Communications has been appointed by the UK Space Agency to deliver a major ICT infrastructure and e-learning programme to teachers in Tanzania...

31 Mar 2015 13:48

NMMU to research faster, cheaper alternative to ADSL broadband
NMMU to research faster, cheaper alternative to ADSL broadband

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) will conduct pioneering research around optical fibre data transport for the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope...

30 Mar 2015 10:30

Peering should be better utilised
Peering should be better utilised

NAPAfrica says that the digital divide still exists and new innovative approaches, such as peering, should be better utilised if Africa...

21 Mar 2015 10:58

Wi-Fi Forum of South Africa launched
Wi-Fi Forum of South Africa launched

An inaugural conference of the Wi-Fi Forum of South Africa was recently held, officially establishing the Forum as an active player in the development of the country's Wi-Fi sector...

16 Mar 2015 15:03

How the NSP industry will impact the provision of Internet Access into Africa
How the NSP industry will impact the provision of Internet Access into Africa

From the recent South African SONA and Budget Speech 2015, it is clear that the development of the country's ICT sector has become a focus area for South African government...

By Edward Lawrence 14 Mar 2015 11:50

What can we expect from Windows 10?
What can we expect from Windows 10?

The impending release of Windows 10 was officially announced to the public in October 2014...

By Ruben Naicker 9 Mar 2015 12:36

Findings of Gemalto's investigations into the alleged hacking of SIM card encryption
Findings of Gemalto's investigations into the alleged hacking of SIM card encryption

Following the release of a report by a news website in February 2015, Gemalto has conducted an investigation...

2 Mar 2015 13:21

Junior officials blamed for cellphone jamming
Junior officials blamed for cellphone jamming

Ministers in the Cabinet's security cluster have blamed junior officials for last week's jamming of cellphone signals in the National Assembly, saying the executive was not involved at an operational level as this had been left to officials...

23 Feb 2015 10:23

Parliament was 'under threat'
Parliament was 'under threat'

Government ministers on Thursday claimed there was a major security threat against the country's parliament...

23 Feb 2015 07:52

Stable VOIP over WiFi starts with quality Installation

The Internet: it has become an essential tool for productivity, learning, entertainment and even - for many - socialising.

Issued by WhichVoIP.co.za 20 Feb 2015 15:26

Jamming not a political decision, says Mahlobo
Jamming not a political decision, says Mahlobo

State Security Minister David Mahlobo says it was not an executive or political decision to use a cellular network jamming device that disrupted the start of SONA last week...

By Wyndham Hartley and Paul Vecchiatto 20 Feb 2015 10:10

WAPA Predictions for 2015
WAPA Predictions for 2015

In December, the news is full of reviews and analysis of the year gone by, while predictions are notoriously difficult, WAPA has focused on the trends impacting the wireless industry and predicts the following for 2015...

17 Feb 2015 10:09

Kalvin Subbadu
Is the future in flash, or is the hard drive here to stay?

With data volumes continuing to increase at an unprecedented rate, capacity has become a critical criterion when it comes to selecting data storage solutions...

By Kalvin Subbadu 15 Feb 2015 16:10

Jack Peterson
Four phenomenal ways big data is used to boost traffic to websites

Long gone are the days when one would have to wait till the equity research expert or the market analyst submitted reports before the management could reach a decision...

By Jack Peterson 10 Feb 2015 06:06

Vodacom e-school offers unlimited access to education content
Vodacom e-school offers unlimited access to education content

Vodacom introduced its education portal, Vodacom e-school - a learning platform with internet access to education content sites - at Riet Valley Combined School, KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday, 5 February...

6 Feb 2015 10:40

The globalisation of the African continent
The globalisation of the African continent

Data consumption continues to grow at an incredible pace globally. Over 90% of all the data in the world was created in the past two years, and the total amount of data being captured and stored by industry doubles almost year on year...

3 Feb 2015 14:05

MDM: What's hot and what's not
MDM: What's hot and what's not

There is a broad awakening amongst South African companies that mobile device management (MDM) software for managing mobile phones, tablets, laptops and other portable devices has become a necessity for protecting corporate data...

3 Feb 2015 06:50

The age of Wi-Fi Calling
The age of Wi-Fi Calling

Wi-Fi Calling is expected to change how African consumers and businesses benefit from mobile communication in 2015...

2 Feb 2015 13:11

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