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Undersea cable to boost Indian Ocean islands’ economies

December 9, 2019 9:42 am30 comments
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from HANSLEY NABAB in Port Louis, Mauritius PORT LOUIS – THE Indian Ocean Area (IOA) suffers poor internet topology (the structure by which hosts, routers or autonomous systems are connected to each other) with network performance between the islands highly likely to exhibit low performance and high delay characteristics. Experts have […]

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Bloemfontein receives momentous broadband connectivity

September 25, 2019 10:36 am3 comments
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by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – BLOEMFONTEIN, South Africa’s sixth largest city, is to receive a broadband connectivity solution following a partnership between Africa’s prime cable systems company and an information technology solutions provider. SEACOM is partnering Accelerit Technologies for the first-of-its-kind prepaid offering. Wireless Internet Service Providers (WISPs) and mini ISPs in […]

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Proposed superhighway set to drive Digital SADC

July 2, 2019 9:49 am24 comments
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by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – THE Southern African Development Community (SADC) superhighway, a proposed fibre project for the region, is poised to enhance competition in local economies and drastically reduce the cost of telecommunications. It will particularly be beneficial to the bloc’s landlocked countries, which are bearing the brunt of exorbitant rates. […]

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