Not many people realise that undersea cables transport nearly 100% of transoceanic data traffic.
If you use an Internet connection in South Africa, it is very likely that you are going through one of these companies.
Icasa has been instructed to investigate the high price of broadband access in SA.
There are a few things that can be done to boost the roll-out of faster broadband in South Africa.
The City of Tshwane’s free Wi-Fi programme hit a milestone of one million unique devices on Wednesday.
The latest global fixed-broadband numbers reveal that there are over 700 million connections, and that South African fixed-broadband technologies are a generation behind.
Most South African broadband services are slow when compared to international standards, but some areas are experiencing world-class speeds.
The latest MyBroadband speed test results show which broadband services produced the highest peak speeds in South Africa.
Unless you have Internet speeds of over 25Mbps, you shouldn’t think you have a true broadband connection.