Riverbed and Verizon partner up for AWS Direct Connect Bundle solution

Riverbed Technology has partnered with Verizon Enterprise Solutions to deliver an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect Bundle solution to support hybrid architecture deployments. The solution will allow enterprise customers to connect their branch offices and data centres to AWS environments...

29 Nov 2016

The Carlyle Group acquires CMC Networks

Asset management company, The Carlyle Group, has acquired a majority share of the pan-African network connectivity provider, CMC Networks. Investec Equity Partners, represented by CMC's board member, Richard Tunstall, is set to sell its stake in the company, whilst the founder and management team...

23 Nov 2016

ShowMax joins NAPAfrica

Internet-based subscription video on demand service, ShowMax has joined NAPAfrica Johannesburg, the largest internet exchange point (IXP) in Africa. Since its launch in 2015, ShowMax has been made available in 65 countries boasting the largest video entertainment catalogue on the continent. By...

7 Nov 2016

Avaya unveils Cloud networking platform

Technology company, Avaya has introduced a network lifecycle manage solution system in the form of the Avaya Cloud Networking Platform for enterprises and mid-size businesses. The network provides IT experts with unified management, visibilty and control over their system without the complex nature...

5 Oct 2016

Turrito Networks, Saicom enter into PBX, VoIP partnership

MICROmega Group company Turrito Networks has entered into a strategic partnership with Saicom Voice Services, a provider of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services aimed at simplifying telephony for SMEs.

25 Apr 2016

Cisco buying IoT platform Jasper for $1.4bn

US computer networking titan Cisco has announced that it is buying Internet of Things service platform Jasper Technologies in a deal valued at $1.4 billion. Jasper is a privately held firm based in Silicon Valley and enables businesses to launch, manage, and make money from the Internet of Things...

5 Feb 2016

IDT brings Boss Revolution to AfricaCom 2015

IDT Corporation has announced that it's bring its flagship brand Boss Revolution to AfricaCom 2015, Cape Town Convention Centre from 17-9 November at Booth B17. BOSS Revolution delivers affordable communications and financial services that allow foreign-born customers to stay in touch and share...

18 Nov 2015

Alcatel-Lucent to modernise TTCL's IP/MPLS and optical transport networks

A three-year agreement between Alcatel-Lucent and TTCL, the Tanzanian Telecommunications Company Limited, has been signed which will allow Alcatel-Lucent to modernise the operator's IP/MPLS and optical transport networks. This transformation will allow TTCL to meet the growing demands of its...

18 Nov 2015

Red Bull Mobile disconnects from SA market

If you're making use of Cell C's Red Bull Mobile products, you'll need to make another plan as the partnership's ending on 31 May 2015... Red Bull Mobile was launched in South Africa in 2011 in partnership with Cell C and was relaunched in 2013 following lacklustre performance, with just 120,000...

7 May 2015

Enter the Social and Digital Media Awards

The closing date for submissions for The New Generation Social and Digital Media Awards, that will be taking place on 26 November at the Sandton Convention Centre, is 10 October. There's still time to enter - so do it... For more information and the entry form visit www.lavello.co.za/awards or call...

3 Oct 2013

DStv mobile adds new phone

The DStv Mobile DVB-H service can now be accessed on the Nokia E6 smartphone, adding to the Nokia E7, Nokia C7 and Nokia N8 models capable of receiving content on the go. The device requires a Nokia DVB-H headset.

8 Aug 2011

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