Engineering News | Telecoms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/telecoms-1 Wed, 13 Dec 2017 22:59:42 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Icasa tables new draft Number Portability Regulations for comment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-tables-new-draft-number-portability-regulations-for-comment-2017-11-27 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Mon, 27 Nov 2017 14:40:00 +0200 472313 1511787148 1511786400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BCX, GE deploy agritech solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bcx-ge-deploy-agritech-solution-2017-11-27 Creamer Media Reporter DIGITAL SOLUTIONS Mon, 27 Nov 2017 12:51:00 +0200 472302 1511780379 1511779860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Icasa publishes second draft of End-User and Subscriber Service Charter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-publishes-second-draft-of-end-user-and-subscriber-service-charter-2017-11-17 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:10:00 +0200 471559 1510928242 1510927800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Benin government requests MTN Benin CEO to leave the country http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/benin-government-requests-mtn-benin-ceo-to-leave-the-country-2017-11-17 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:26:00 +0200 471550 1510927734 1510925160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Organisations’ digital memory gets cloud boost http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/organisations-digital-memory-gets-cloud-boost-2017-11-17 Schalk Burger Data Management Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470254 1510643470 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690453_resized_mimecastsalesenablementmanagernicksaunder11171022.jpg NICK SAUNDERS Email serves as the digital memory of companies and remains the main medium for business communications 511 287 Big Data, analytics to improve responses to natural disasters http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/big-data-analytics-to-improve-responses-to-natural-disasters-2017-11-17 Schalk Burger BIG DATA Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470241 1511268451 1510869600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000690414_resized_sasseniorbusinessdevelopmentmanageraneshanramaloo10171022.jpg ANESHAN RAMLOO Emergency response agencies can model potential disasters and their effects, and enable authorities to develop proactive plans to prevent or mitigate harmful consequences 511 287 Solidarity ranks SOEs, lambastes 'cadre merry-go-round' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-ranks-soes-lambastes-cadre-merry-go-round-2017-11-14 Anine Kilian STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:34:00 +0200 471043 1510731841 1510666440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000692044_resized_saa1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Vodacom’s M-Pesa ambitions heat up post Safaricom transaction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacoms-m-pesa-ambitions-heat-up-post-safaricom-transaction-2017-11-13 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:42:00 +0200 470901 1510581113 1510580520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Vodacom records H1 uptick in headline earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-records-h1-uptick-in-headline-earnings-2017-11-13 Natasha Odendaal FINANCIAL RESULTS Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:16:00 +0200 470760 1510558320 1510557360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691464_resized_shameeljoosub210220515duane.jpg Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub 511 287 Telkom eyes business portfolio review http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telkom-eyes-business-portfolio-review-2017-11-10 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 10 Nov 2017 15:52:00 +0200 470722 1510322597 1510321920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000691201_resized_siphomaseko110220615duane.jpg Telkom group CEO Sipho Maseko 511 287 MTN receives notice of regulatory hearing in Benin http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-receives-notice-of-regulatory-hearing-in-benin-2017-11-10 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMS Fri, 10 Nov 2017 10:36:00 +0200 470664 1510307600 1510302960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Challenging economic environment keeps Telkom H1 financials flat http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/challenging-economic-environment-keeps-telkom-h1-financials-flat-2017-11-10 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMS Fri, 10 Nov 2017 10:27:00 +0200 470659 1510304305 1510302420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Monitoring energy consumption fosters efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/monitoring-energy-consumption-fosters-efficiency-2017-11-10 Nica Schreuder Telecoms Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469019 1510037531 1510264800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687573_resized_smartsolutionseachmicromodulecanbelinkedtoabuttonthatisfastandeasytoprogram1022.jpg SMART SOLUTIONS ElectroMechanica’s smart home solutions enable users to control and monitor their energy consumption from their smartphone 511 287 Integrated, automated security fabric to protect business devices and data http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-automated-security-fabric-to-protect-business-devices-and-data-2017-10-27 Schalk Burger Cybersecurity Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468182 1510037534 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Telkom appoints CEO of property management unit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telkom-appoints-ceo-of-property-management-unit-2017-11-09 Megan van Wyngaardt TELECOMMUNICATIONS Thu, 09 Nov 2017 16:42:00 +0200 470584 1510239317 1510238520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 MTN, Ericsson to collaborate on 5G http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-ericsson-to-collaborate-on-5g-2017-11-09 Creamer Media Reporter TELECOMMUNICATIONS Thu, 09 Nov 2017 11:12:00 +0200 470474 1510221345 1510218720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Angola Cables to establish second PoP in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/angola-cables-to-establish-second-pop-in-south-africa-2017-11-08 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Wed, 08 Nov 2017 15:10:00 +0200 470363 1510151366 1510146600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 BCX unveils new digital learning platform http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bcx-unveils-new-digital-learning-platform-2017-11-06 Creamer Media Reporter EDUCATION Mon, 06 Nov 2017 11:19:00 +0200 470008 1509960169 1509959940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Solar photovoltaic invention passes two-year milestone http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-enterprise-invention-passes-two-year-milestone-2017-11-03 Schalk Burger RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468820 1509430619 1509660000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000687181_resized_solarturtle1022.jpg SOCIAL SOLAR ENTERPRISE The SolarTurtle with its solar panels open 511 287 Fostering innovation will put South Africa on a higher growth trajectory http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/embedded-innovation-2017-11-03 Schalk Burger INNOVATION Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468851 1509437573 1509660000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688591_resized_growth.jpg 511 287 Vodacom commercially launches narrow-band IoT in Gauteng http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-commercially-launches-narrow-band-iot-in-gauteng-2017-11-01 Natasha Odendaal INTERNET OF THINGS Wed, 01 Nov 2017 16:47:00 +0200 469709 1509548842 1509547620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Turkcell welcomes litigation progress in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/turkcell-welcomes-litigation-progress-in-south-africa-2017-11-01 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 01 Nov 2017 16:25:00 +0200 469706 1509546665 1509546300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 MTN files its plea against Turkcell’s Iran litigation drive http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-files-its-plea-against-turkcells-iran-litigation-drive-2017-10-31 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 31 Oct 2017 11:34:00 +0200 469456 1509443746 1509442440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Manufacturing sector bore brunt of industrial cyberattacks in first half of 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturing-sector-bore-brunt-of-industrial-cyberattacks-in-first-half-of-2017-2017-10-27 Schalk Burger Industrial cybersecurity Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 468144 1508762238 1509055200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Altron’s continuing operations maintain performance despite ‘tough’ H1 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/altrons-continuing-operations-maintain-performance-despite-tough-h1-2017-10-26 Anine Kilian ICT Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:48:00 +0200 469153 1509029744 1509029280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Spectrum crunch not sustainable as disappointment sets in over lack of auction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/spectrum-crunch-not-sustainable-as-disappointment-sets-in-over-lack-of-auction-2017-10-26 Natasha Odendaal BROADBAND Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:28:00 +0200 469149 1509029329 1509028080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0