Engineering News | Telecoms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/telecoms-1 Thu, 22 Feb 2018 20:26:50 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Blue Label posts higher earnings on acquisitions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blue-label-posts-higher-earnings-on-acquisitions-2018-02-22 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:37:00 +0200 479138 1519304081 1519303020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000709537_resized_brettlevy08171022duane.jpg Blue Label joint CEO Brett Levy 511 287 Icasa to hold public hearings on end-user and subscriber service charter regulations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-to-hold-public-hearings-on-end-user-and-subscriber-service-charter-regulations-2018-02-20 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:31:00 +0200 478852 1519133774 1519133460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Cell C FY17 rallies on Blue Label recapitalisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cell-c-fy17-rallies-on-blue-label-recapitalisation-2018-02-20 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:13:00 +0200 478847 1519134430 1519132380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708811_resized_josedosantos310220515duane.jpg Cell C CEO Jose dos Santos 511 287 Altron secures R585m Limpopo broadband project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/altron-secures-r585m-limpopo-broadband-project-2018-02-16 Natasha Odendaal BROADBAND Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:26:00 +0200 478530 1518769654 1518769560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Bureau Veritas 2020 strategy includes strong digital component http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bureau-veritas-2020-strategy-includes-strong-digital-component-2018-02-16 Schalk Burger QUALITY STANDARDS – 2 Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477482 1518500545 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Franklin Electric launches IoT trial to monitor performance of water pumps http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iot-can-provide-greater-value-for-clients-and-more-work-for-companies-franklin-2018-02-16 Schalk Burger Internet of Things Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477503 1518500545 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Newly expanded Joburg data centre to serve cloud demand in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/newly-expanded-south-african-data-centre-to-serve-cloud-demand-in-southern-africa-2018-02-16 Schalk Burger Data centre Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477491 1518772151 1518732000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705780_resized_liquidtelecominsidemidranddatacentre02181022.jpg NEW COOL The data centre uses a closed-loop water heating, ventilation and air conditioning system, which only uses a small amount of water for humidification 511 287 Blue Label to post higher interim earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blue-label-to-post-higher-interim-earnings-2018-02-15 Natasha Odendaal TRADING UPDATE Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:24:00 +0200 478450 1518702752 1518697440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Smart city initiatives must be ‘part of long-term vision’ – Huawei http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/smart-city-initiatives-must-be-a-journey-up-the-value-chain-huawei-2018-02-09 Schalk Burger INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476817 1517899884 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704306_resized_huaweienterprisegovernmentandpublicutilityseniorvpedwindiender0118.jpg EDWIN DIENDER The smart city concept is about developing a broad platform to support a wide and dynamic range of initiatives and functions 511 287 New payment infrastructure designed to meet modern financial demands http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-payment-infrastructure-to-provide-fabric-for-21-century-financial-services-2018-02-09 Schalk Burger BANKING SERVICES Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476804 1517899884 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704231_resized_bankservafricaentrance01181022.jpg BANKSERVAFRICA BankservAfrica, in Selby, Johannesburg, facilitates payments clearing between financial organisations 511 287 Solar-asset marketplace using cryptocurrency, blockchain to monetise solar energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-asset-marketplace-uses-cryptocurrency-and-blockchain-to-monetise-solar-energy-2018-02-09 Schalk Burger SOLAR ENERGY Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476796 1518170314 1518127200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Nimbus takes 26.5% stake in Paratus Namibia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nimbus-takes-265-stake-in-paratus-namibia-2018-02-07 Schalk Burger AFRICA ICT Wed, 07 Feb 2018 15:22:00 +0200 477564 1518009870 1518009720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Hotels urged to capitalise on sharing economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hotels-urged-to-capitalise-on-sharing-economy-2018-02-02 Schalk Burger Hospitality Fri, 02 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475442 1517295046 1517522400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Vodacom revenue climbs 6.7%, makes solid gains in South Africa, internationally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-revenue-climbs-67-makes-solid-gains-in-south-africa-internationally-2018-01-31 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMS Wed, 31 Jan 2018 09:40:00 +0200 476823 1517384521 1517384400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Reunert acquires SkyWire http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reunert-acquires-skywire-2018-01-30 Creamer Media Reporter MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Tue, 30 Jan 2018 09:42:00 +0200 476674 1517299802 1517298120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Nigeria's 9mobile takeover looms as advisers evaluate bids – sources http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerias-9mobile-takeover-looms-as-advisers-evaluate-bids-sources-2018-01-26 Reuters TELECOMS Fri, 26 Jan 2018 11:14:00 +0200 476457 1516958621 1516958040 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Cities turn to digital solutions to solve service delivery problems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/from-smart-cities-to-smart-societies-2018-01-26 Schalk Burger SMART CITIES Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474918 1516948639 1516917600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702328_resized_connected.jpg 511 287 Communications department needs R6.6bn to complete digital migration by 2019 deadline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/communications-department-needs-r66bn-to-complete-digital-migration-by-2019-deadline-2018-01-24-1 News24Wire DIGITAL MIGRATION Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:20:00 +0200 476130 1516775063 1516774800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702682_resized_broadcastingtvremote1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 MTN optimistic about Africa’s future growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-optimistic-about-africas-future-growth-2018-01-18 Natasha Odendaal ECONOMY Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:47:00 +0200 475569 1516270651 1516268820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 MTN takes top spot in Q4’s best network rankings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-takes-top-spot-in-q4s-best-network-rankings-2018-01-15 Creamer Media Reporter TELECOMMUNICATIONS Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:44:00 +0200 475240 1516020364 1516020240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Personal devices soon to become more intuitive, Gartner predicts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/personal-devices-soon-to-become-more-intuitive-personal-gartner-predicts-2018-01-08 Creamer Media Reporter INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Mon, 08 Jan 2018 15:01:00 +0200 474467 1515420257 1515416460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Phone company MTN assigns its long dated shareholder loan to IHS Holding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/phone-company-mtn-assigns-its-long-dated-shareholder-loan-to-ihs-holding-2017-12-29 African News Agency DEBT ASSIGNMENT Fri, 29 Dec 2017 20:30:00 +0200 474336 1514572349 1514572200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699061_resized_mtnbloombergnew.jpeg 511 287 Technology can improve effectiveness of emergency response agencies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/safe-smart-cities-to-respond-more-effectively-to-incidents-huawei-2017-12-15 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473185 1512994087 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Telco infrastructure still relevant in IoT world, but models are changing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-relevant-in-iot-world-but-business-models-changing-2017-12-15 Schalk Burger Telecommunications Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473170 1512994087 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Demand for ICT skills outstripping supply, survey shows http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jcse-ict-skills-survey-points-to-loss-of-economic-contribution-2017-12-15 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY SKILLS Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 473251 1512994088 1513288800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696713_resized_jcseappliedresearchmanageradrianschofield1022.jpg ADRIAN SCHOFIELD South Africa is lagging its peers in Africa to unlock the value of technology for economic growth and social development 511 287 Electronic waste at new high, squandering gold, other metals – study http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electronic-waste-at-new-high-squandering-gold-other-metals-study-2017-12-14 Reuters ELECTRONIC WASTE Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:45:00 +0200 474002 1513234104 1513233900 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Blue Label concludes 3G acquisition after Competition Tribunal thumbs up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blue-label-concludes-3g-acquisition-after-competition-tribunal-thumbs-up-2017-12-11 Natasha Odendaal MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:12:00 +0200 473663 1513001854 1513001520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 WiFi can aid in water crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wifi-can-aid-in-water-crisis-2017-12-08 Marleny Arnoldi Telecoms Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471560 1512454231 1512684000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693947_resized_nickwatsonruckusbusinessinthewesterncape1120171022.jpg NICK WATSON Mobile data rates are quite prohibitive. Most people can afford the handsets, but they simply can not afford the connection 511 287 IoT and data set to be at the heart of African smart cities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iot-and-data-at-heart-of-african-smart-cities-hitachi-vantara-2017-12-01 Schalk Burger Smart Cities Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471788 1512454232 1512684000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Blockchain set to change transactions, information flow and business processes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/blockchain-will-change-transactions-information-flows-and-business-processes-2017-12-08 Schalk Burger BLOCKCHAIN Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472396 1512461344 1512684000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000696416_resized_chains.jpg 511 287 Quality reprioritised in local battery market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quality-reprioritised-in-local-battery-market-2017-12-08 Robyn Wilkinson Telecoms Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471890 1512735754 1512684000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693840_resized_northstaraceblueaztec1120171022.jpg POSITIVE RESPONSE NorthStar ACE was launched in South Africa this year and Aztec has seen a positive local market response to its advanced capabilities 511 287 Extending digital backbone to remote regions will stimulate development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/connectivity-for-development-in-remote-regions-needs-visible-top-down-approach-2017-12-01 Schalk Burger CONNECTIVITY Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471793 1511853907 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Waltloo fibre-optic factory to supply African telecoms industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-fibre-optic-factory-to-supply-african-telecoms-industry-2017-12-01 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471785 1511853907 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693681_resized_dartcomwaltloofactory11022.jpg DARTCOM WALTLOO FACTORY The factory has fibre colour, ringmarking, buffer tube production, SZ stranding and dual-jacket equipment to produce complete cables 511 287 CSIR’s new antenna concept promises savings for wireless sensor networks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-antenna-concept-from-csir-promises-savings-for-wireless-sensor-networks-2017-12-01 Keith Campbell Electronics Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471660 1511853907 1512079200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Seacom eyes acquisitions, fibre growth in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seacom-eyes-acquisitions-fibre-growth-in-2018-2017-11-30 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Thu, 30 Nov 2017 16:05:00 +0200 472751 1512129126 1512050700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000695761_resized_seacombusinessheadgrantparker21022.jpg Seacom business head Grant Parker 511 287 Ansys boosts its IP, skills to capture future business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ansys-boosts-its-ip-skills-to-capture-future-business-2017-11-29 Schalk Burger RESULTS Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:37:00 +0200 472598 1511966552 1511966220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Huge Group appoints new Huge Telecom MD http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/huge-group-appoints-new-huge-telecom-md-2017-11-28 Natasha Odendaal NEW APPOINTMENTS Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:22:00 +0200 472436 1511876127 1511875320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0