Massive growth forecast for Wi-Fi

January 28, 2015 11:09 am1 comment
Dennis Magaya, Chief Executive Officer of Rubie Technologies

JOHANNESBURG – LOCAL information and telecommunications experts projected public Wi-Fi installations to grow by more than 100 percent in Africa. Dennis Magaya, Chief Executive Officer of Rubie Technologies, said this rollout would further accelerate the demand for social media. The predictions were in line with global recent global research, which […]

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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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Spectrum experts meet in Abuja

7:22 am1 comment
Nigeria hosts Africa's Radiocommunication Conference

ABUJA -EXPERTS from the African continent and beyond are meeting in Abuja in preparation for the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) 2015 World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-15) holding later in the year. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the meeting, Minister of Communication Technology, Dr Omobola Johnson, said the meeting would enable […]

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