Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

Thursday, Feb 20th

SEACOM signs on Akamai to boost internet speeds.

SEACOM signs on Akamai to boost internet speeds

Lower latency could be on the cards thanks to a deal with the cloud services provider.

Nautical maps no safeguard against subsea cable breakages.

Nautical maps no safeguard against subsea cable breakages

Instances exist of ship captains who deliberately or accidentally fail to follow international law.

Cisco pegs SA ‘internet of everything’ value at $14.3bn.

Cisco pegs SA ‘internet of everything’ value at $14.3bn

South Africa’s public sector could experience a value-added boost if it adopts the technology.

Internet Solutions introduces UK-SA network solutions.

Internet Solutions introduces UK-SA network solutions

Pan-African telecoms provider says it provides the “shortest path” between the countries.

SuperSport wins olympics broadcast rights for Africa.

SuperSport wins olympics broadcast rights for Africa

Both the 2014 and 2016 winter and summer games are to be officially available on the channel.

Liquid Telecom expands African satellite footprint.

Liquid Telecom expands African satellite footprint

Data, voice and IP provider plans to keep Africa’s data within the continent to reduce latency.

Elon Musk’s SpaceX launches African-Asian focused Thai satellite.

Elon Musk’s SpaceX launches African-Asian focused Thai satellite

THAICOM-6 is expected to serve the broadcast industry with higher quality TV services.

SEACOM management shake-up.

SEACOM management shake-up

As Brian Herlihy takes top spot other restructuring has been introduced.

South African internet “busier than usual” during Mandela YouTube streaming.

South African internet “busier than usual” during Mandela YouTube streaming

MWEB Business warned its customers on Tuesday about high demand during the memorial event.

SEACOM CEO Mark Simpson resigns.

SEACOM CEO Mark Simpson resigns

Chief executive officer joined the African broadband provider in 2011.

Liquid Telecom connects 40 SA schools to broadband.

Liquid Telecom connects 40 SA schools to broadband

North West province is the recipient of the offering from the wholesale network provider.