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MTN on course to become Africa’s 5G pioneer

November 15, 2019 11:39 am0 comments
Giovanni Chiarelli, CTIO MTN South Africa and Nicolas Blixell, VP, Ericsson Middle East and Africa, at the contract signing

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – MTN South Africa is set to be one of the leading pioneers of fifth generation technology (5G). This after the operator selected Ericsson as its 5G network modernisation vendor as it upgrades its core network to support third generation partnership project (3GPP)-compliant 5G Non-Standalone (NSA) architecture. Ericsson […]

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MTN, again, rated South Africa’s best network

August 29, 2019 2:56 pm6 comments
MTN South Africa Chief Technology and Information Officer, Giovanni Chiarelli

SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – MTN believes its investment of over R400 billion (US$2,6 billion) on its network over the past four years is paying off after its quality was again adjudged the best in South Africa. This follows a comprehensive nationwide project measuring the data speeds of the five major mobile operators […]

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MTN spends R40 billion on network upgrades

July 23, 2019 2:50 pm1 comment
MTN South Africa Chief Technology and Information Officer, Giovanni Chiarelli

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – MTN has invested over R40 billion ($2,8 billion) in the past four years to build South Africa’s best network, the company disclosed as it announced it was developing a software-defined Wide-Area Network (SD WAN) and re-purposing thousands of sites across the country. The move is aimed at […]

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