Spectrum deadlock hindering 5G deployment in SA

January 8, 2018 12:29 pm15 comments
MTN and Ericsson executives at the historic trial of 5G at MTN headquarters on Monday. Picture, Savious Kwinika, CAJ News.

JOHANNESBURG – A historic fifth generation (5G) technology and applications trial has been conducted in Africa but concerns remain over the failure by the South African government to allocate extra spectrum. MTN and the Sweden-headquartered Ericsson launched the trial at the former’s headquarters in Johannesburg on Monday, achieving a throughput in data transmission, […]

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dotAfrica flag begins trek towards Mount Kilimanjaro

January 4, 2018 10:01 am7 comments

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – THE dotAfrica (.africa) roadshow has begun its journey from Southern Africa towards Mount Kilimanjaro as the continent gears towards a new online identity. A unique geographic Top Level Domain (gTLD), .africa, aims to bring the continent together as an internet community under one umbrella allowing e-commerce, technology […]

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Israel’s OTI in East African health solutions deal

December 29, 2017 5:38 pm1,769 comments
Zambian flag

  JOHANNESBURG – ON Track Innovations (OTI), the Israeli-based firm, has concluded a US$1 million deal to supply its patient information smart cards and biometric verification technology to Zambia and some East African countries in 2018. Besides Zambia, OTI’s South African subsidiary will deliver the technology to Kenya, South Sudan and […]

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