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    Telkom Networks department contact

    Hi All Would anyone have a contact number for the Networks departments with Telkom? My boss is moving into a new estate in CPT which doesn't even appear on google street view yet (not saying much it was last updated in 2009) but he needs the line installed. Telkom is saying that there isn't...
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    Limited Line Speed In My Area and Possible Alternatives to Telkom ADSL

    Hi Guys, I'm currently using Afrihost as my ISP and wanted to upgrade from the current 2Mbps Package to either an 8Mbps or 10Mbps package however when I entered my telephone number on the Afrihost and Telkom websites I see that the max I can go is 2Mbps. I spoke to a Telkom technician and he...
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    Rustenburg FTTH | 123NET | Internet

    Please help get 123NET awesome fibre service in Rustenburg. We need at least 300-500 people so sign up so we can get it. Here are the details : Prices range from R499 to >R1000 (Speeds are 1GBPS which is super fast!) We can also get free 5mbps if we sign up and pay the once-off...
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    Panorama ADSL infrastructure

    Panorama DSL infrastructure Firstly, I'm more of a myBB reader than a poster. I would like to explain my sad story as briefly as possible, the TL;DR version. Panorama is a small suburb in Parow, Cape Town where i reside. There a couple of institution/facilities/services nearby, namely...
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    Head of Business Development: (Salary: R65k – 75k pm)

    Our client, a player in the enterprise storage, backup and recovery and disaster recovery solutions is looking to appoint a Head of Business Development with the main focus to develop, execute and maintain effective sales plans and strategies that ensure the long term success of the business and...
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    School Project- internet culture and infrastructure in Johannesburg

    Hi guys im doing a project for school on the topic above and I was wondering if anyone had any information or opinions. (if possible please focus on Johannesburg) Topics such as: Why is our infrastructure so poor Why do you think internet is so expensive here so in turn so little of our...
  7. LazyLion

    SA will not run out of water: Molewa

    South Africa will not run out of water in the next 100 years, Water Affairs Minister Edna Molewa assured MPs on Tuesday. Opening debate on her 2013/14 budget in the National Assembly, Molewa dismissed what she referred to as "the current myth" about the country running dry. "You must have...
  8. LazyLion

    SAPA PR: Pipes Body Warns Replacement of Water Infrastructure is Long Overdue

    ISSUED BY: AIM MARKETING ATTENTION: NEWS EDITORS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PIPES BODY WARNS REPLACEMENT OF WATER INFRASTRUCTURE IS OVERDUE The South African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers' Association (SAPPMA) has warned that the replacement of old water pipes around the country is long...
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    Now to petition for Telkom infrastructure?

    So, I applied for the Telkom 3-months-free-ADSL special last year and never heard anything from them. I've been busy following up the last couple of months and was about to pull the remaining hair out of my head when I managed to get through to a helpful agent at the Telkom Cables department...
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    New Telkom infrastructure installations during World cup

    Hi all I've heard that Telkom will not be installing any new infrastructure (such as ADSL lines, leased lines, etc) during the World cup period... Have been trying to find some more information on this (without calling Telkom directly), but could not actually validate if this is true. I'm...
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    Seacom Question and infrastructure

    Hi Something I'm not clear on regarding broadband. Seacom has brought additional broadband to RSA. Thats cool but in my eyes its a cable that landed on some beach. How exactly is this broadband going to reach everyone? The local network infrastructure is controlled by who? (Telkom) I...
  12. LazyLion

    FBI: Copper thieves jeopardize US infrastructure And I thought this was just a South African problem! :eek:
  13. Lycanthrope


    I've recently - 4 August - had a phone line installed. Called Telkom the same day, asked to change billing address and to apply for DSL, couldn't apply for DSL because the line installation wasn't registered as "complete" yet. Guy said he'd call me back the next day. He did. I applied for DSL...