Engineering News | Telecoms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/telecoms-1 Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:06:42 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Competition Commission sets sights on high data costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competition-commission-sets-sights-on-high-data-costs-2017-08-18 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:03:00 +0200 462110 1503065299 1503064980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Cloud virtualization platform adds flexibility to legacy enterprise networks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cloud-network-virtualisation-platform-makes-legacy-enterprise-networks-flexible-and-adaptable-2017-08-18 Schalk Burger Internet services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460766 1502785187 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Construction contract awarded for Kenya’s techno city http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kenya-2017-08-18 John Muchira PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460875 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Neutral Internet exchange point reports strong growth in African demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/peering-service-growth-target-highlights-demand-in-ssa-2017-08-18 Schalk Burger Internet services Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460877 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669447_resized_teracobusinessdevelopmentmanagermichelemccann04171022.jpg MICHELE MCCANN Teraco has invested in hardware and systems to support critical infrastructure in multiple countries 511 287 Telematics fleet management solutions guarantee increased profitability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telematics-fleet-management-solutions-guarantee-increased-profitability-2017-08-18 Robyn Wilkinson Telecoms Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460386 1502782664 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668271_resized_mixtelematicsscreeninterface0820171022.jpg INFORMATION AT A GLANCE The MiX Journey Management tool presents all information relating to cargo’s journey in a clear and efficient manner to facilitate quicker decision-making 511 287 Icasa, CEO part ways http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-ceo-part-ways-2017-08-17 Creamer Media Reporter MANAGEMENT CHANGES Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:54:00 +0200 461979 1502978190 1502978040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Infraco to get new CEO as Kwele’s term ends http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infraco-to-get-new-ceo-as-kweles-term-ends-2017-08-17 Creamer Media Reporter MANAGEMENT CHANGES Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:37:00 +0200 461976 1502977866 1502977020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Helios Towers Tanzania acquires Zantel’s mainland tower portfolio http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/helios-towers-tanzania-acquires-zantels-mainland-tower-portfolio-2017-08-10 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMS Thu, 10 Aug 2017 09:44:00 +0200 461105 1502369175 1502351040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Icasa tackles data expiry woes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-tackles-data-expiry-woes-2017-08-08 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 08 Aug 2017 11:39:00 +0200 460960 1502185929 1502185140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New committee set up to accelerate digital migration http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-committee-set-up-to-accelerate-digital-migration-2017-08-07 Natasha Odendaal DIGITAL MIGRATION Mon, 07 Aug 2017 10:30:00 +0200 460768 1502095601 1502094600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Blue Label concludes Cell C recapitalisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blue-label-concludes-cell-c-recapitalisation-2017-08-07 Natasha Odendaal MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Mon, 07 Aug 2017 09:51:00 +0200 460759 1502092632 1502092260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669227_resized_bluelabelbrettlevy1022.jpg Blue Label joint CEO Brett Levy 511 287 China to lend Zambia over $280m to improve telecoms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/china-to-lend-zambia-over-280m-to-improve-telecoms-2017-08-04 Reuters TELECOMS Fri, 04 Aug 2017 16:05:00 +0200 460713 1501856178 1501855500 1504476000 Reuters 0 0 WiFi addresses connectivity at ports http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wifi-addresses-connectivity-at-ports-2017-08-04 Marleny Arnoldi Telecoms Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459283 1501571324 1501797600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665762_resized_riaangraham11022.jpg RIAAN GRAHAM It has become a necessity for ports to use connectivity and smart systems to make port operations more efficient and timely 511 287 MTN sets out to prove it’s the best custodian of emerging market assets after H1 recovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-sets-out-to-prove-its-the-best-custodian-of-emerging-market-assets-after-h1-recovery-2017-08-03 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Thu, 03 Aug 2017 16:24:00 +0200 460588 1501771176 1501770240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africa's telecoms regulator eyes new mobile tariff regulations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-telecoms-regulator-eyes-new-mobile-tariff-regulations-2017-08-02 Reuters TELECOMS Wed, 02 Aug 2017 14:24:00 +0200 460427 1501676814 1501676640 1504303200 Reuters 0 0 Zambia’s offgrid homes to be equipped with pay-to-own solar home systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambias-offgrid-homes-to-be-equipped-with-pay-to-own-solar-home-systems-2017-08-02 Natasha Odendaal ENERGY Wed, 02 Aug 2017 12:52:00 +0200 460410 1501673412 1501671120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Spectrum constraints leave rural regions behind the data wave http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/spectrum-constraints-leave-rural-regions-behind-the-data-wave-2017-08-01 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 01 Aug 2017 16:19:00 +0200 460292 1501598147 1501597140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SADC sees growth in electricity generation capacity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sadc-sees-growth-in-electricity-generation-capacity-2017-08-01 Anine Kilian ELECTRICITY Tue, 01 Aug 2017 14:51:00 +0200 460265 1501836664 1501591860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 City of Cape Town’s support generates investment worth R2. ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-towns-support-generates-investment-worth-r267bn-with-6-236-jobs-created-in-key-growth-industries-2017-07-31 African News Agency INVESTMENT Mon, 31 Jul 2017 09:01:00 +0200 460073 1501484678 1501484460 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Telkom slashes fixed-line prices, fluffs up uncapped package deals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telkom-slashes-fixed-line-prices-fluffs-up-uncapped-package-deals-2017-07-28 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 28 Jul 2017 16:23:00 +0200 460041 1501252631 1501251780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667422_resized_telkombloombergnew.jpeg 511 287 Nigerian Senate withdraws report exonerating South Africa's MTN over FX transfers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerian-senate-withdraws-report-exonerating-south-africas-mtn-over-fx-transfers-2017-07-28 Reuters TELECOMS Fri, 28 Jul 2017 16:21:00 +0200 460040 1501252031 1501251660 1503871200 Reuters 0 0 Education institutions struggling with connectivity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/education-institutions-struggling-with-connectivity-2017-07-28 Simone Liedtke Telecoms Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458332 1500965345 1501192800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663481_resized_riaangrahamsubsaharanafricasalesdirector072017ruckus1022.jpg RIAAN GRAHAM Connectivity to the Internet is essential and if it is available at a school, WiFi can be used to distribute access to the students 511 287 Local presence drives Southern Africa demand for UK firm’s IIoT solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobile-iiot-service-provider-seizing-regional-opportunities-2017-07-28 Schalk Burger INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458975 1500965348 1501192800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665019_resized_eseyesadcregionaldirectorjeremypotgieter10220717.jpg JEREMY POTGIETER The industrial-grade solutions enable clients to leverage commercial telecommunications networks for IIoT data connectivity 511 287 Mobile video equipment facilitates varied surveillance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-resolution-and-mobile-video-equipment-enables-varied-surveillance-design-demands-2017-07-14 Schalk Burger SECURITY CAMERAS Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457491 1500965349 1501192800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661610_resized_gitexecutivelaurencesmith1022.jpg LAURENCE SMITH Video surveillance systems can be designed for specific applications, integrated with other video systems and managed from a single platform 511 287 Multiple forms of biometrics to underpin contextual security authorisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/multiple-forms-of-biometrics-to-underpin-contextual-security-authorisation-gemalto-2017-07-28 Schalk Burger BIOMETRIC IDENTIFICATION Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458966 1500965348 1501192800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 MTN to swing back into the black in H1 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-to-swing-back-into-the-black-in-h1-2017-07-27 Creamer Media Reporter TELECOMS Thu, 27 Jul 2017 11:55:00 +0200 459800 1501156212 1501149300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Cell C appoints new chief digital officer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cell-c-appoints-new-chief-digital-officer-2017-07-26 Creamer Media Reporter APPOINTMENT Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:43:00 +0200 459684 1501073393 1501065780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SA to probe data costs as a hindrance to small business – Gigaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-to-probe-data-costs-as-a-hindrance-to-small-business-gigaba-2017-07-24 African News Agency TECHNOLOGY Mon, 24 Jul 2017 14:47:00 +0200 459452 1500987049 1500900420 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666146_resized_angelgurriamalusigigaba210220717duane.jpg Angel Gurria & Malusi Gigaba 511 287 Telkom injects R200m into educational programmes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telkom-injects-r200m-into-educational-programmes-2017-07-21 Natasha Odendaal EDUCATION Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:38:00 +0200 459307 1500634198 1500633480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Icasa number portability report shows room for improvement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-number-portability-report-shows-room-for-improvement-2017-07-21 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:07:00 +0200 459302 1500633299 1500631620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Cybersecurity needs to be integrated into business continuity strategies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-continuity-strategies-must-address-cybersecurity-veeam-2017-07-21 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458250 1500361729 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Industrial cybersecurity resilience in focus as attacks increase http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-cybersecurity-resilience-in-focus-as-attacks-increase-2017-07-21 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458281 1500362605 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664671_resized_industrial.jpg 511 287 Mobile solution launched to great effect http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobile-solution-launched-to-great-effect-2017-07-21 Tasneem Bulbulia Telecoms Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457915 1500620488 1500588000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662665_resized_pic1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69814_2017-07-04_ssg_-_hd_web.mp421467038SSG Consulting CEO Steven Golding discusses the KEY360 system. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. SSG Consulting CEO Steven Golding discusses the KEY360 system. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Smart cities require effective cyberinfrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/smart-cities-require-effective-cyberinfrastructure-2017-07-21 Schalk Burger Smart Cities Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 458248 1500361729 1500588000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Vodacom Q1 revenue rises on South African operation’s strong performance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-q1-revenue-rises-on-south-african-operations-strong-performance-2017-07-20 Creamer Media Reporter TELECOMS Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:43:00 +0200 459138 1500544250 1500540180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665354_resized_shameeljoosub21112duanenew.jpeg Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub 511 287 Increased demand for fibre connectivity cables and accessories http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-demand-for-fibre-connectivity-cables-and-accessories-2017-07-14 Marleny Arnoldi Telecoms Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456902 1499756174 1499983200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000660260_resized_fibreopticcable1022reuters.jpg SPEED OF LIGHT The demand for connectivity and higher speeds in cable networks has created many opportunities for cable companies on the telecommunications front for fibre-optic technology 511 287 Industrial IoT platform enables companies to customise solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-iot-platform-provides-opportunity-for-industrial-companies-to-develop-iot-systems-2017-07-14 Schalk Burger Internet of Things Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 457522 1499756174 1499983200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0