MTN said it is the first mobile operator in the world to test the Facebook-designed Voyager platform, after it joined the Telecom Infra Project earlier this year.
South Africa’s Internet Service Providers’ Association has welcomed the government’s National ICT Policy White Paper as “broadly positive”.
Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Siyabonga Cwele said their intention with the ICT policy white paper is to share networks, not to expropriate private property.
Cancelling a Telkom LTE service turned out to be a challenging and costly task, with feedback from the company’s helpdesk in conflict with the law.
Switch Telecoms said Cell C has behaved hypocritically in how it handled the new toll-free regulations in South Africa.
National Treasury has budgeted R987.4bn for infrastructure over the next three years, with investments set to be made in energy, transport and telecommunications.
Telkom is investigating the migration of Internet traffic from the mobile network to the Telkom Internet network.
Angola Cables has revealed all the technical details about the cable which will connect Africa, and by extension South Africa, to the United States.
Cybersmart CEO Laurie Fialkov highlights the risk of government involvement in determining pricing in the telecommunications industry.
Telkom has welcomed the publication of the Integrated Information and Communication Technology Policy White Paper, noting the policy’s attempt to balance universal access with the need to innovate and grow the industry.