Archive for December, 2018

Liquid Telecom sets 4G network in South Africa

December 25, 2018 2:45 am6 comments
Liquid Telecom CEO South Africa, Reshaad Sha

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – LIQUID Telecom South Africa will establish a multi-billion rand fourth generation broadband cellular network technology (4G) network in South Africa. From early 2019, wholesale roaming services will be made available across the company’s network nationwide. Using our 1800MHz spectrum, the network will handle 4G mobile data traffic to […]

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5G adoption set to soar in 2020

December 21, 2018 4:58 am15 comments
5G in Africa

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – THE adoption of fifth generation (5G) of cellular mobile  communications is intensifying, with 66 percent of organisations having plans to deploy the technology by 2020. Organisations expect 5G networks to be mainly used for Internet of Things (IoT) communications and video, with operational efficiency the key driver. Gartner, the research […]

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Cyber crooks eye jackpot in festive shopping

December 20, 2018 5:05 am12 comments
Cybercrime

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG  – WHILE a majority of people in South Africa are aware of financial cyberthreats, more than half have had their financial credentials fall into the wrong hands. Amid the ongoing season of unrestrained shopping cybercriminals targeting consumers’ banking credentials or online shopping accounts could hit the jackpot. This is a cording […]

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