1. Anthro

    Huge Telecoms / BitCo routing to HostAfrica

    Help me understand here, take all the time you need... and then explain it like you would to a five year old. I have a client who has their server hosted with HostAfrica (Hetzner / Xneelo DC) in JHB. The client is experiencing high latency via RDP, and is complaining to my callcentre of the bad...
  2. R

    Is being a small LTE reseller worth it?

    I'm been thinking about this for quite some time, what do you guys think?
  3. M

    Error code: 0x80070035. The network path was not found.

    This issue started a few days ago. Before that I was using the network for file sharing with no issues, and nothing changed that I'm aware of. Both are on the same WiFi network, running Windows 10 Pro OS build 19043.1083, and are fully updated. When I try to map a network drive I get error...
  4. G

    Missing FUSB port on motherboard

    I've just built my first PC, and have recently purchased the TP LINK Archer 3000 WIFI and Bluetooth TP LINK Archer 3000 WIFI and Bluetooth PCIe Adapter. I have an ASUS ROG STRIX H370-F Motherboard, and the Archer is connected to PCIe. The issue here is that for the Bluetooth connection on the...
  5. Savy561

    Is a VPN necessary for torrenting in SA?

    Hi all, I torrent a lot of content that is geo blocked such as anime that is not available locally. Now I know South Africa doesn't crack down on torrenting but I currently have fibre with supersonic on the vumatel infrastructure and for the past year my public ip address has remained static and...
  6. F

    Setting up QOS on ZYXEL VMG3625-T20A

    Hi, just a quick backstory for me wanting to do this. All of us are currently on lockdown because of the virus pandemic. Which means that my family is at home most of the time. I want to set up QOS on my router because currently playing games online is almost impossible and playing games for me...
  7. No Chill

    Alternative to Hamachi for Virtual LAN gaming?

    Hamachi does not seem to connect directly to each other, it routes through a server in london causing any games to have 300+ms ping. Either there is a setting I am missing or no actual solution. What I want to do is make my PC the host for the server and have friends connect to it and play LAN...
  8. S

    Looking for standalone modem for pfSense router

    Hello. I am planning to setup pfSense on an old desktop computer to be used as a router. A standalone modem is required to connect the computer to the WAN via ethernet. I tried searching online including online stores such as Takealot but the results returned include WiFi routers. Where can I...
  9. D

    Server for small business

    Morning all. Hope all is well. Hope I am posting this in the correct section. I am working at a small company, where we have 6 PC's with windows 10, connecting to a server which is also running windows 10. I want to upgrade the server PC (which is now 10 years old), to an unused PC which...
  10. DrJohnZoidberg

    Netgate (PfSense) appliances

    Anyone know where I can get a hold of Netgate appliance hardware locally (this stuff: They list a few authorized local distributors on their website but only one of them looks like a company I would actually do business with (I mean wtf is this...
  11. Shaunl661

    Networking Assignment Urgent Help Needed!!!

    Hey guys. I am new to the Mybroadband community and would like to know if someone will be able to assist me with the following. My boy has a assignment due as he is studying Neworking and I was wondering if some clever It guru can assist with the following? It would be greatly appreciated. He...
  12. M

    2 X Huawei wireless extender ws331c, new, sealed

    Item: 2 x Huawei wireless extender ws331c, new, sealed Location: Pretoria/Centurion Reason: not needed Delivery Method: any, buyer pays Price: R350 each Link :
  13. C

    TP-Link AC1750

    Can anyone give me a estimation on what the range of the TP-Link AC1750 is like? i checked a few tech sites and none of them mentioned what the range of this device is. Please can someone help
  14. T

    IT Qualifications and career advice?

    Hi all I am looking for advice in what IT Qualifications/path I should take, including career prospects and what career path I should take. I’m not sure where to start off with my explanation so I’ll jump right in to it. First off I would like to start off by saying I am very passionate...
  15. A

    Network cable & FIBRE installation

    Hi guys I'm looking for a reliable company for network cable and fibre installation, the project is quite big, looking at a total of around 350-400 points for IP cameras, which will be rolled out over time. Please let me know of any reputable certified installers who can provide warranty.
  16. I

    Getting Fibre, Need a router.

    I am getting Afrihost 50+(50up/50down) FTTH next month. The are recommending that I should get the Zyxel NBG6515 Router. I currently have a TP-Link Archer C7, will this router be fine to use? I also saw recommendation for getting the Ubiquiti EdgeRouterX or the DrayTek Vigor2860. Can...
  17. O

    Wireless Networking Basics

    Hey guys. I have been working in IT for about 6 years now and my experience is mostly in wired networking. I have now started up a new company with a colleague and we are starting to do more advanced wireless stuff. Can you guys share the wisdom? If I am creating wireless networks in...
  18. C

    Wireless ADSL Router

    Hi All, I need some help finding a very good wireless ADSL router i'm looking to spend between R3000-R4000. Please help!! :confused:
  19. C

    Where to take IT short courses

    Hi guys, I'm from East London and want to do some Cisco and Microsoft courses online as I'm a full-time employee. Which online course provider should I enrol with? I want recognised qualifications.
  20. M

    VACANCY: Senior Security and Network Specialist

    Location: Pretoria Position type: Permanent Salary: R45000 - R60000 per month CTC RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Architecture and Roadmap of network technologies and topologies Architecture and Roadmap of security technologies Security frameworks and risk governance Network management...