ICTs key to SA economic boon: ANC

January 29, 2015 5:27 pm1 comment
Broadband

PRETORIA  – THE information and communications technology sector (ICT) holds the key to South Africa’s economic growth and the creation of thousands of jobs, a senior ruling party official said. African National Congress (ANC) Secretary-General, Gwede Mantashe, was speaking at the end of the party’s first National Executive Committee (NEC) Lekgotla […]

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Samsung’s A Series launches in SA

4:42 pm1 comment
GALAXY A5

JOHANNESBURG – SAMSUNG Electronics South Africa has confirmed the local availability of the GALAXY A3 and GALAXY A5, the first smartphones in its A series. The range is said to be the slimmest in the company’s smartphone range. Officials said these would further strengthen its mid-segment market positioning and expand […]

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Vodacom chooses French firm for new solution

January 27, 2015 8:21 am1 comment
Alcatel-Lucent

JOHANNESBURG – VODACOM, South Africa’s biggest mobile service provider, has selected Alcatel-Lucent, the French firm, to build a gigabit passive optical networking solution to expand Vodacom’s customer base enterprise and residential markets. The new converged network enables Vodacom to provide customers with ultra-broadband needed to access bandwidth-hungry services and applications such […]

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