A man with a need for an LTE data package has lodged a complaint with the Advertising Standards Authority of South Africa against Telkom.
Neotel has confirmed that its CDMA customers are experiencing slow data speeds due to a fault in its network.
Telkom will provide ICT services to the Independent Electoral Commission for the 2016 elections.
The ASA has dismissed a complaint against Telkom’s SmartBroadband Uncapped Wireless product, which offers “Unlimited Broadband Internet”.
Fibre installations from Vox Telecom will include the option to go with a ceiling-mounted Wi-Fi access point.
Telkom said it is experiencing congestion on some sections of its 2,300MHz LTE network, and is addressing the problem.
The Telecommunications Minister’s plan to fight ICASA’s spectrum auction may delay the roll-out of faster and better broadband. It is, however, not the first time this has happened.
The DA’s Shadow Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Marian Shinn has called on Siyabonga Cwele to halt legal action against ICASA.
BitCo said it can now deploy high-speed last-mile connectivity on the 2GHz band.