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Data is the key in the era of 5G

The cloud, the endpoint, the edge and now 5G are converging and changing the way we collaborate, connect and communicate. However, for telcos and operators, adapting to a 5G world can be a challenge...

By Gerhard Fourie 14 Jan 2021

MTN rewards users with 1GB of data for downloading Covid-19 Alert app

MTN recently announced that it is rewarding its users that download the Covid-19 Alert South Africa app with 1GB of data...

12 Jan 2021

Telkom withdraws part of spectrum court application against ICASA

Telkom has withdrawn Part A of its court application against the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA). This was announced recently in a statement by the regulatory body...

11 Jan 2021

Covid-19 conspiracy theorists burn and destroy 5G towers in KZN

Three 5G telecommunication towers belonging to Vodacom and MTN in KwaZulu-Natal have been burnt and essentially destroyed by conspiracy theorists believing the emergence of the new generation of technology to be linked with Covid-19...

8 Jan 2021

Why is MTN data more expensive in South Africa? Company responds...

Following public outcry over MTN data prices in South Africa and a threatened boycott with the #NoRechargingForMTN hashtag, MTN has shed more light on local pricing for its data bundles...

By Wiehahn Diederichs 28 Dec 2020

#BestofBiz 2020: ICT

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2020 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's IT & Telecommunications site over the past year below...

14 Dec 2020

Tsholofelo Molefe is MTN's new group CFO

Molefe is a qualified chartered accountant and has deep financial, risk and telecommunications experience. She will take up her new position as soon as practically possible in 2021...

7 Dec 2020

VMLY&R SA lands Vodacom

VMLY&R South Africa has landed the full Vodacom advertising account. The remit includes through-the-line advertising for all business units within the telecoms giant as well as the master brand...

7 Dec 2020

How VR, 5G will become the new frontier of sports

The combination of 5G, augmented reality and virtual reality supports completely new user experiences in sports - pushing boundaries and taking the consumer to the heart of the game itself...

By Kevin Murphy 30 Nov 2020

Telkom FutureMakers launches innovation incubator for township entrepreneurs

Telkom is looking for 15 budding entrepreneurs who are based in Soweto and using technology to solve a problem in their communities...

26 Nov 2020

Pick n Pay launches PnP Mobile, a new MVNO

The MVNO operates on MTN's network and allows Pick n Pay customers access to prepaid SIM-based services including airtime, data, and SMS...

18 Nov 2020

How do CSPs go about achieving true digital transformation?

Communications service providers need to transform their businesses to compete in the country's highly competitive communications landscape. However, digital transformation is a journey, which takes time, and there are many tasks to undertake on the way...

By Pikie Monaheng 17 Nov 2020

Integrate your business voice calls, video and chat for R159 per user from Telviva One

A journey that began more than a decade ago with the Telviva Cloud Phone Service, regarded as the most powerful business phone system in South Africa, has culminated with the arrival of the Telviva One unified communications (UC) platform to integrate voice, video and chat...

Issued by Telviva 17 Nov 2020



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