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    Can I get a Static IP on CISP through SADV?

    Hello Everyone, Is it at all possible in any way, shape, or form to get a static IP address through Cool Ideas (or any other ISP) using SA Digital Villages Fibre? SADV is busy installing Fibre in our neighborhood, but I require a Static IP, and I am worried that I will not be able to get one...
  2. M

    iSAT Spammers!

    Is anyone else getting huge amounts of spam from iSAT recently. I have many different email addresses and am getting the same spam nonsense on all of them, they've obviously picked up all my email addresses recently. You cannot reply to their spam email and they don't have a support email...
  3. E

    New Fibre ISP called "Connekt".

    After months of seeing the streets of my neighbourhood dug up and filled in fibre cables we were eventually approached by someone at the gate. He was from this company called "Connekt" with a brochure, looking for signatures to generate interest for implementing fibre in the area. I've tried to...
  4. simmakombe

    Beware of eNetworks (GoTurbo) debit orders!

    I had pre-ordered fibre internet with eNetworks t/a @goturbo as they are offering an attractive deal, they started debiting from my account despite Muizenberg area not having any fibre infrastructure installed. Their phones always go unanswered, I finally managed to get hold of their accounts...
  5. T

    BitCo. Keen to hear views about them

    I live in an area that's about to go live and have been reading all kinds of rave reviews about Cool Ideas. Then I came across this: Anyone know anything about them?
  6. S

    Receiving SPAM calls from numbers associated with an ISP which is unwilling to help.

    Hi everyone, I am receiving spam calls with the same robot message, like 6-8 calls per day. These calls are from VoIP numbers, and I was able to track down the ISP responsible for the numbers associated with these calls. After requesting assistance from the ISP, I am sure they blocked my...
  7. J

    Ignite and IS

    Hi Guys so any thoughts on Ignite (and IS) as ISP's etc? Regards J
  8. I

    Fibre - Moving House

    Hi, Does anyone know if moving houses counts as a 'cancellation' of a contract when signed up for fibre? My question relates to a situation where we have held back from getting fibre installed due to us possibly moving house soon. Free connection fees offered by ISPs are repayable if you...
  9. ToniO

    Finding out spam source?

    Hi, Not sure which sub-forum to post this on? I'm struggling to find out the ISP source of spam I'm receiving. I can't see a legitimate ISP on their record, and I need to escalate this to their ISP as they are not responding to my warning. 1c. Registrar...
  10. C

    Home-Connect Fibre Packages. Do you have issues with them?

    Hi All Currently SADV is installing fibre in our complex. I'm looking at capped vs uncapped packages. The uncapped packages usually have either a low fair use policy or the contention ratio is very high, sometimes up to 80:1. The capped packages start getting expensive when looking at...
  11. N

    Vodacom FTTB

    Hi Guys Is anyone here using Vodacom FTTB and what has your experience been like with pricing, performance, support etc, compared to Vox 50Mb FTTB (includes VOIP) which would you choose? thanks, Naz
  12. M


    Hi guys, I live in benoni and I'm looking to get fibre from Imagine-ips. Would you recommend?
  13. F

    Doing Business in SA: A case of ISPs and their upstream compadres

    This note has been trigerred by an experience I had with my fellow citizen: Axxess DSL. Legally, I signed up for a LTE contract but practically, I have not been provided with a reliable service (see the numerous downtime notices on ISP websites and complaints on this site). I consider a...
  14. D

    IT Field Technician

    Job Location: Brooklyn , Waterkloof Pretoria Requirements: Own Cellphone (Reimbursement) , Drivers License , Own Car Skills: Mikrotik, Unifi, VOIP (Asterisk), Basic Linux knowledge, Routing & Switching (VLANS), Knowledge of all Windows OS. Active Directory , Exchange 2010, 2013, 2016 Pc , Laptop...
  15. L

    Help find - best isp reseller

    Hi, guys, I am looking for an ISP reseller with the below features: Back-End portal, With no monthly cost, Minimum Set-Up Cost, Wireless connectivity, Micro-wave connectivity, LTE connectivity, Cloud Services, Voip... please help guys i have been through the The Internet...
  16. B

    Best IPS in Wellington?

    What is the fastest most reliable ISP in Wellington Western Cape? Money isn't much of an issue but getting what I pay for is.
  17. T

    BEWARE signing up for any Telkom LIT Box deal / special

    I have had enough. I am STILL waiting since the beginning December for my Telkom LIT box. "No stock no stock no stock" is the constant excuse. I COULD understand that, being December and all. But everywhere I look, from online ads to print media, I see them advertising deals, ending...
  18. Jamie McKane

    South Africa’s first ISP owned and run by a cooperative

    South Africa’s first ISP owned and run by a cooperative What’s special about the project is that it involves a not-for-profit company.
  19. C

    ISP Provider suggestions/experience

    Hi All I'm thinking of moving from my current ISP provider as I have had constant problems which never really get resolved - poor lambs, they do try to help, it just seems to never work. I'm hoping you can share your experiences with your ISPs, so that I can make an informed decision...
  20. J

    Opinions on Openserve fiber

    My area just got lit up for fiber and it seems the only provider is Openserve. Whilst im not too bothered with the price, I just want to know if anyone here has had experience with them as their primary fiber ISP and if i should rather wait on other ISPs to operate on the infrastructure? Since...