Engineering News | Telecoms https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/telecoms-1 Fri, 19 Apr 2019 12:39:10 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Digital transformation pros and cons https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-transformation-pros-and-cons-2019-04-19 Halima Frost Telecoms Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516106 1555051255 1555624800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791218_resized_industry40etionmaesonmaherry04191022.jpg MAESON MAHERRY Businesses have to transform to meet the expectations of a society that won’t tolerate complexity 511 287 New revolution prompts need for tight security https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/does-industry-40-pose-a-safety-risk-2019-04-19 Halima Frost Telecoms Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516168 1555051255 1555624800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791329_resized_industry40denelcreamermedia04191022.jpg ‘TANKS’ A LOT Denel defends South Africa on land, in the air and now in cyberspace 511 287 Digital initiatives could unlock trillions in value for SA, research shows https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digital-initiatives-can-unlock-value-for-south-africa-accenture-2019-04-19 Schalk Burger Digital Economy Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516486 1555051260 1555624800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792161_resized_accentureceovukanimngxati2191022.jpg VUKANI MNGXATI Unlocking the value from digital transformation within the economy will require efforts by the public and private sectors 511 287 Minister says spectrum policy directive should be issued this month https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/final-spectrum-policy-directive-will-be-issued-by-end-april-ndabeni-abrahams-2019-04-19 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516437 1555051260 1555624800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Technology disruption becoming the business of technology https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-disruption-becoming-the-business-of-technology-2019-04-19 Schalk Burger Digital Economy Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516474 1555051261 1555624800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Nokia secures thirtieth commercial 5G deal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nokia-secures-thirtieth-commercial-5g-deal-2019-04-19 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 516435 1555051262 1555624800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Dimension Data, Cisco sign co-innovation agreement https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dimension-data-cisco-sign-co-innovation-agreement-2019-04-18 Creamer Media Reporter CORPORATE ACTIVITY Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:45:00 +0200 517635 1555578964 1555577100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Angola mobile tender dials back on transparency pledge 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Schalk Burger Financial Risk Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515934 1554473953 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790815_resized_sasbankingriskheadgaborszalontai3191022.jpg GABOR SZALONTAI The risk processes of banks and financial service providers will continue to evolve in the digital space, increasing analytics requirements 511 287 Employment in SA telecoms sector rose in 2018 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telecommunications-sector-registers-continued-growth-in-2018-2019-04-12 Natasha Odendaal Information & communication technology Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515802 1554473954 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 IoT to improve health and healthcare provision https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/it-iot-to-improve-health-and-healthcare-provision-2019-04-12 Schalk Burger Technology & Healthcare Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515945 1554473955 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790839_resized_gemaltocismeaiotseniorvpsherryzameer12181022.jpg SHERRY ZAMEER Mobile- and e-health technology can drive efficiency, improve patient outcomes and boost preventative healthcare 511 287 MTN granted more Nigerian spectrum after long regulator battle https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-granted-more-nigerian-spectrum-after-long-regulator-battle-2019-04-11 Bloomberg TELECOMS Thu, 11 Apr 2019 15:22:00 +0200 517037 1554989535 1554988920 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 MTN has best mobile network – MyBroadband Insights https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-has-best-mobile-network-mybroadband-insights-2019-04-08 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Mon, 08 Apr 2019 09:43:00 +0200 516483 1554709672 1554709380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Early crypto-asset regulations indicate firmer rules on the way 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