Engineering News | Telecoms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/telecoms-1 Fri, 20 Jul 2018 19:54:08 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 MTN’s Van Coller takes the reins at EOH Holdings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtns-van-coller-takes-the-reins-at-eoh-holdings-2018-07-19 Natasha Odendaal NEW APPOINTMENTS Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:45:00 +0200 493047 1531994203 1531993500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Alphabet to deploy balloon Internet in Kenya in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alphabet-to-deploy-balloon-internet-in-kenya-in-2019-2018-07-19 Reuters TELECOMS Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:42:00 +0200 493031 1531991034 1531989720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Kenya's Safaricom in 'advanced talks' to take M-Pesa to Ethiopia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenyas-safaricom-in-advanced-talks-to-take-m-pesa-to-ethiopia-2018-07-17 Reuters TELECOMS Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:56:00 +0200 492825 1531832520 1531832160 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Telecom Egypt, Liquid Telecom sign MoU to complete fibre network from Cape Town to Cairo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telecom-egypt-liquid-telecom-sign-mou-to-complete-fibre-network-from-cape-town-to-cairo-2018-07-16 Reuters TELECOMS Mon, 16 Jul 2018 09:13:00 +0200 492662 1531726000 1531725180 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 MTN disposes of its MTN Cyprus holdings for R4.1bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-disposes-of-its-mtn-cyprus-holdings-for-r41bn-2018-07-16 Natasha Odendaal MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:34:00 +0200 492659 1531808318 1531722840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740453_resized_mtnheadoffice1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Cable theft stunts connectivity availability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cable-theft-stunts-connectivity-availability-2018-06-27 Paige Müller Telecoms Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490973 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736507_resized_cablesradwininstillation06181022.jpg CABLE FREE COUNTRY The significant cost associated with cable theft in South Africa is forcing internest service provider to find alternative methods of providing connectivity 511 287 Modest growth in device shipments expected this year – Gartner http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/modest-growth-in-device-shipments-expected-this-year-gartner-2018-07-10 Schalk Burger DIGITAL DEVICES Tue, 10 Jul 2018 16:12:00 +0200 492267 1531232100 1531231920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Digital content incubator launched at Tshimologong precinct http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-content-incubator-launched-at-tshimologong-precinct-2018-07-09 Schalk Burger DIGITAL ECONOMY Mon, 09 Jul 2018 11:20:00 +0200 492084 1531129894 1531128000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738921_resized_tshimologongceolesleywilliams07181022.jpg Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct CEO Lesley Williams 511 287 MTN Uganda says security personnel raided its data centre http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-uganda-says-security-personnel-raided-its-data-centre-2018-07-06 Reuters TELECOMS Fri, 06 Jul 2018 15:47:00 +0200 492024 1530885464 1530884820 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Second-hand textbook sales app wins e-commerce competition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/second-hand-textbook-sales-app-wins-e-commerce-competition-2018-07-06 Schalk Burger EDUCATION Fri, 06 Jul 2018 15:33:00 +0200 492000 1530888760 1530883980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Intelligent management of data key to human-machine interactions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intelligent-management-of-data-information-key-for-human-machine-interactions-2018-07-06 Schalk Burger Information Management Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490962 1530541320 1530828000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736124_resized_opentextproductmarketingvpstephenludlow06181022.jpg STEPHEN LUDLOW The growth of connected devices, systems and people necessitates a change in the concepts of production and use of data 511 287 Kenya to use Alphabet's balloons for rural Internet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-to-use-alphabets-balloons-for-rural-internet-2018-07-05 Reuters TELECOMS Thu, 05 Jul 2018 10:38:00 +0200 491768 1530785428 1530779880 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738167_resized_internetbaloonreuters1022.jpg 511 287 Teraco to invest R1bn to expand Isando data centre http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/teraco-to-invest-r1bn-to-expand-isando-data-centre-2018-07-05 Marleny Arnoldi INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY Thu, 05 Jul 2018 10:04:00 +0200 491754 1530778001 1530777840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738127_resized_janhnizdoteracocfo0720181022.jpg Teraco CFO Jan Hnizdo 511 287 Unlocking South Africa’s high-demand spectrum http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unlocking-south-africas-high-demand-spectrum-2018-07-04 Creamer Media Reporter Telecoms Wed, 04 Jul 2018 09:28:00 +0200 491629 1530713092 1530689280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737970_resized_natashast0618dylan1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75187_2018-07-04_secondtake_en_-_hd_web.mp436453415Unlocking South Africa’s high-demand spectrum Unlocking South Africa’s high-demand spectrum South Africa works on policy as fintech gives rise to innovation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-works-on-policy-as-fintech-gives-rise-to-innovation-2018-07-03 Natasha Odendaal FINTECH Tue, 03 Jul 2018 15:39:00 +0200 491577 1530626118 1530625140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Intelligent data management capabilities support future services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intelligent-data-management-capabilities-support-future-systems-services-2018-06-29 Schalk Burger Data management Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490151 1529997548 1530223200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734198_resized_veeammeavpgreggpetersen1022.jpg GREGG PETERSEN Data in enterprises includes multiple devices and data sources per user, as well as multiple public and private cloud systems 511 287 Opportunity for smaller exporters amid global ecommerce trend http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-commerce-set-to-grow-cross-border-commerce-fedex-2018-06-29 Schalk Burger ECommerce Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490164 1529997548 1530223200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Telkom appoints successor to CFO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telkom-appoints-successor-to-cfo-2018-06-27 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMS Wed, 27 Jun 2018 08:36:00 +0200 490937 1530082815 1530081360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735933_resized_deonfrederickstelkom05181022dylan.jpg Telkom chief investment officer Deon Fredericks 511 287 Years-long delayed digital terrestrial television project assigned dedicated PMO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/years-long-delayed-digital-terrestrial-television-project-assigned-dedicated-pmo-2018-06-26 Natasha Odendaal DIGITAL MIGRATION Tue, 26 Jun 2018 12:27:00 +0200 490866 1530009203 1530008820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Free camera placement tools, IP solution aiding tech renewal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/free-camera-placement-tools-ip-solution-aiding-tech-renewal-2018-06-22 Schalk Burger IMAGING TECHNOLOGIES Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489543 1529389404 1529618400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732753_resized_gitexecutivelaurencesmith04181022.jpg LAURENCE SMITH All data of the TruWitness body-worn cameras are encrypted on the devices 511 287 Zimbabwe regulator cuts mobile data tariffs by 60 percent http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zimbabwe-regulator-cuts-mobile-data-tariffs-by-60-percent-2018-06-21 Reuters TELECOMS Thu, 21 Jun 2018 16:25:00 +0200 490536 1529592865 1529591100 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Ethiopia plans to split telecoms monopoly in two to spur competition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ethiopia-plans-to-split-telecoms-monopoly-in-two-to-spur-competition-2018-06-19 Reuters TELECOMS Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:58:00 +0200 490096 1529396009 1529395080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 MTN aims to launch mobile service in Namibia around August http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-aims-to-launch-mobile-service-in-namibia-around-august-2018-06-13 Reuters TELECOMS Wed, 13 Jun 2018 11:49:00 +0200 489586 1528883425 1528883340 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Digital revolution sees ticketless rail future, says Trenitalia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-revolution-sees-ticketless-rail-future-says-trenitalia-2018-06-13 Irma Venter RAIL Wed, 13 Jun 2018 11:23:00 +0200 489581 1528891219 1528881780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 CSIR researching social media use for public safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-researching-social-media-use-for-public-safety-2018-06-11 Schalk Burger PUBLIC SAFETY Mon, 11 Jun 2018 14:44:00 +0200 489368 1528721890 1528721040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732413_resized_iphonefacebooktwitter104111022duane.jpg 511 287 Altron acquires iS Partners Group http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/altron-acquires-is-partners-group-2018-06-11 Natasha Odendaal MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Mon, 11 Jun 2018 10:29:00 +0200 489309 1528706086 1528705740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Vodacom embarks on new R17.5bn BEE deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-embarks-on-new-r175bn-bee-deal-2018-06-11 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 11 Jun 2018 09:30:00 +0200 489291 1528702774 1528702200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732233_resized_shameeljoosub51112duanenew.jpeg Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub 511 287 Court order delays implementation of new end-user regulations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/court-order-delays-implementation-of-new-end-user-regulations-2018-06-08 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 08 Jun 2018 11:24:00 +0200 489211 1528451798 1528449840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Companies moving towards emerging technologies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-moving-towards-emerging-technologies-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Telecoms Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487381 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727942_resized_deidrefreyer06181022.jpg DEIRDRE FRYER Using the most suitable technology in the right areas can give rise to large cost reductions for businesses 511 287 Icasa steps closer to priority markets review http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-steps-closer-to-priority-markets-review-2018-06-07 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMS Thu, 07 Jun 2018 14:56:00 +0200 489089 1528376698 1528376160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Tanzania charges telecoms executives with fraud in tax evasion crackdown http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-charges-telecoms-executives-with-fraud-in-tax-evasion-crackdown-2018-06-07 Reuters TELECOMS Thu, 07 Jun 2018 09:59:00 +0200 488991 1528365085 1528358340 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Davies launches R1bn ICT factory in East London http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-launches-r1bn-ict-factory-in-east-london-2018-06-06 African News Agency MANUFACTURING Wed, 06 Jun 2018 08:58:00 +0200 488807 1528272639 1528268280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 MTN continues Turkcell defence http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-continues-turkcell-defence-2018-06-05 Natasha Odendaal LEGAL MATTERS Tue, 05 Jun 2018 16:24:00 +0200 488777 1528209028 1528208640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Telecoms company Seacom upgrades subsea cable system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telecoms-company-seacom-upgrades-subsea-cable-system-2018-06-05 African News Agency TELECOMS Tue, 05 Jun 2018 12:26:00 +0200 488729 1528194840 1528194360 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Analytical tools seen as increasingly essential to water management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-essential-for-water-management-2018-06-01 Schalk Burger Water Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486639 1527518416 1527804000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726270_resized_accentureresourcessouthafricaseniormanagermaandaramutumbu1022.jpg MAANDA RAMUTUMBU Analytical tools can empower utilities to manage their water resources more efficiently and enable them to take proactive steps 511 287 Utilities urged to increase cyber-physical integration to improve cyberdefence http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/utilities-must-increase-cyber-physical-integration-to-improve-cyberdefence-2018-06-01 Schalk Burger Cybersecurity Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487354 1527518417 1527804000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727853_resized_btafricaitsecuritysalesheadalessandropostiglioni05181022.jpg ALESSANDRO POSTIGLIONI Refined controls and new technologies allow utilities to build effective prevention capabilities across business networks and the growing number of endpoints in their environments 511 287 Backup a key defence for critical infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/back-up-a-key-defence-for-critical-infrastructure-2018-06-01 Schalk Burger Cyberdefence Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 485922 1527518416 1527804000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000724534_resized_veeammeavpgreggpetersen1022.jpg GREGG PETERSEN Bolstering cybersecurity is important as more critical public services become supported by data networks and cloud-hosted assets 511 287