1. Hanno Labuschagne

    MetroFibre acquires fibre network and infrastructure of Link Africa in Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal

    MetroFibre acquires fibre network and infrastructure of Link Africa in Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal Fibre network operator MetroFibre has announced it has acquired Link Africa's fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) network and infrastructure in Gauteng and Kwa-Zulu Natal. The acquisition means MetroFibre...
  2. Hanno Labuschagne

    MetroFibre announces free fibre-to-the-home speed upgrades

    MetroFibre announces free fibre-to-the-home speed upgrades MetroFibre is increasing the speeds of its fibre-to-the-home products and is introducing a new 300Mbps service. The company has informed its ISP clients that their speeds will be increased free of charge from 1 June 2021. “Your...
  3. A

    Fibre Roll-Out Project in Eersterust, Pretoria

    Good Evening All, I hope all is well. This is my first post in the forum and I was wondering if there is anyone that can help me and my community with a fibre project in the area. I have conducted a digital survey for fibre demand and have included the data that I have collected thus far based...
  4. Jamie McKane

    MetroFibre appoints Johann Pretorius as CTO

    MetroFibre appoints Johann Pretorius as CTO South African fibre network operator MetroFibre has appointed Johann Pretorius as its new chief technical officer (CTO). This appointment was effective from 1 May 2020, the company said.
  5. Jamie McKane

    MetroFibre says it is free or cheap for ISPs to offer line speed upgrades

    MetroFibre says it is free or cheap for ISPs to offer line speed upgrades MetroFibre has told MyBroadband that multiple Internet service providers have implemented the free line speed upgrades it announced in the lead-up to South Africa's coronavirus lockdown. Its statement was in response to...
  6. S

    C-Fibre holding line hostage - Cool ideas address migration

    I bought an apartment in a complex recently. The previous owner had a fibre service with C-Fibre and Metrofibre. I am trying to migrate my Cool-Ideas account to the new address but was told that the previous ISP has not yet released the line at that address. I phoned C-Fibre and was told that...
  7. lllDevin564lll

    Metrofibre Feedback

    Thread for MFN feedback & issues
  8. Nivea

    Best ISP for MetroFibre?

    Hey guys, so MetroFibre is putting some Aerial fibre into South Crest that according to them, should be live before the end of this month, and I need some advice. Who would be the best ISP on their network that could offer me the lowest international latency and good customer support. I wanted...
  9. Amine

    RocketNet or Home-Connect ISP on MetroFiber Networx

    Hello Everyone I'm about to sign up with one of these two ISPs, they are both around R1200 for 100/100 Mbps. in HelloPetter Home-Connect has 4 starts with TrustIndex of 7.9, ranking #3 as Internet Service Provider while RocketNet has 3 starts with TrustIndex 4.4, ranking #8 as Internet Service...
  10. cavedog

    MTN SuperSonic Feedback

    So Openserve went live on 24 December 2018. I placed my order with SuperSonic on 25 December 2018. SuperSonic called me on 27 December 2018 to confirm my order and Tell me I don't have coverage :rolleyes: so when I told him check Openserve website coverage confirmed and account created and moved...
  11. Tim_vb

    Metrofibre Down?

    Seems to have gone down in Sunninghill from about 19:30
  12. P

    Kiklo / Greencom = run for your life!!!

    I would just like to share my experience with everyone. We recently had MetroFibre Networx install fiber in our complex. They only give you 2 choices as an ISP/re-seller: GreenCom or Kiklo. GreenCom had no communication or transparency with us for 3 months, so I moved to Kiklo, as they showed...
  13. S

    MetroFibre and careless contractors

    I've been on fibre for almost 2 months with FireStream and MetroFibre in Sunninghill. Since I've signed up, I've been disconnected 3 times, for a week each time. This week is the second week in a row. Fibre got fixed on Friday, Monday I was down again. :mad: In the almost 8 weeks I've been...
  14. J

    Metrofibre reprovisioning turnaround time

    Hello! Metrofibre are just about done with fibre installation in my complex, I understand there's some kind of exclusivity agreement for the first 2 months. Unfortunately the ISP selected for exclusivity is quite a bit pricier than the options I'd have 2 months down the line. If I opted to...
  15. Tim_vb

    Greencom / Metrofibre instability

    Is anyone else experiencing intermittent instability with Greencom? Yesterday I couldn't play Vimo videos smoothly and tonight I could hardly use gmail. is either returning a connectivity error or giving me 0.5mbps when it does work and not failing every second time :mad:
  16. J

    Metrofibre - lonehill village estate

    Anyone used metrofibre? Any good? I signed up for the 100mbps uncapped service. Thry said i would get 200mbps for the first month as a freebie. Wondering if anyone has had any experience with them. They just did the installation this morning, waiting to be activated.
  17. N

    Metrofibre FTTH - Edenburg, Sandton

    Hey guys, Just saw that Metrofibre is coming to do a presentation in our complex about their services, they've already been in contact with our Body Corp. Just wanted to find out if anyone has any experience with them? I have some of their pricing and packages, and for a base 10Mb...
  18. Z

    What ISPs on which Fibre networks

    I started researching and planning a fibre connection to my complex and discovered that not everyone has they own fibre network or presents the network as they own. The major fibre providers which I came across so far: DFA: Dark Fibre Africa Metrofibre Telkom fibre MTN fibre Vodacom fibre...