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Posts Tagged ‘Afrihost’

  • MTN Sifiso Dabengwa

    Consolidation in South African Telecom sector

    June 4, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Consolidation in South African Telecom sector

    The mobile operator MTN is acquiring a 50 percent stake in one of the top hosting and internet service providers (ISPs) in South Africa, Afrihost. While this deal is still subject to regulatory approvals, it does not come as a complete surprise as these two...

  • It has been confirmed that MTN has been the victim of a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) cyber-attack (image: Warren Rohner)

    MTN victim of cyber attack

    August 30, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on MTN victim of cyber attack

    Mobile operator MTN suffered an outage on its South African data network on Wednesday and it has now been confirmed that the company fell victim to a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) cyber-attack. The outage also affected internet service providers...

  • MTN and Afrihost form partnership

    November 22, 2012 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on MTN and Afrihost form partnership

    Mobile service provider MTN and Internet service provider, Afrihost, have announced a strategic partnership to leapfrog customer service by providing seamless converged solutions. Through the partnership, MTN Business will become second in the market in terms...