MENU

Posts Tagged ‘Wi-Fi’

  • This year's Huawei Connect conference is designed to help all businesses and organizations step over the threshold and stake their claim in the intelligent world.

    Huawei activates intelligence to build better smart cities

    October 11, 2018 • Internet of ThingsComments (0)

    Currently underway the Huawei Connect 2018, Huawei held a Smart City Summit with the theme “Activate Intelligence to Build Better Smart Cities”. This year’s Huawei Connect conference is designed to help all businesses and organisations step...

  • VAST Networks launches Hotspot 2.0

    Wi-Fi hijacking: a real threat to your security

    September 3, 2018 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Wi-Fi hijacking: a real threat to your security

    Every device that is connected to the internet is a potential access point for hackers, risking data and personal information. There are some inherent vulnerabilities in Wi-Fi security protocols and hardware components, which can make the lives of hackers...

  • Riaan Graham, sales director for Ruckus Networks, sub-Saharan Africa

    Wi-Fi has another trick up its sleeve and CTOs should take note

    August 29, 2018 • OpinionComments Off on Wi-Fi has another trick up its sleeve and CTOs should take note

    Like the businesses it supports, the wireless market is seeing a huge amount of transformation. With each generation, Wi-Fi keeps getting faster. Many factors, and increasing demand, are shaping the market, as new generations and modern technologies enter our...

  • Namibians need safe and secure Wi-Fi

    Namibians need safe and secure Wi-Fi

    August 28, 2018 • Internet of Things, Opinion, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Namibians need safe and secure Wi-Fi

    Namibians love their Wi-Fi, we hold our smartphones in front of us desperately seeking a Wi-Fi router to latch onto in a hotel, airport, shopping centre, restaurant or any venue we may be at. As soon as the signal is strong enough, we try to connect. ‘No...

  • Wi-Fi to be seen as a “utility” in 2018 says Ruckus

    Wi-Fi to be seen as a “utility” in 2018 says Ruckus

    December 27, 2017 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on Wi-Fi to be seen as a “utility” in 2018 says Ruckus

    According to Gartner, artificial intelligence, immersive experiences, digital twins, event-thinking and continuous adaptive security, create a foundation for the next generation of digital business models and ecosystems will be the top strategic trends for...

  • The future of Wi-Fi is Mesh

    SES Networks provides Wi-Fi to participants of the Munga Mountain Bike Race

    December 11, 2017 • General, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on SES Networks provides Wi-Fi to participants of the Munga Mountain Bike Race

    SES Networks provided Wi-Fi connectivity to participants and organisers of the Munga MTB, a single stage mountain bike race across the middle of South Africa. The race, said to be the toughest race on earth, took place 29 November to 2 December 2017 from...

  • Wi-Fi access

    Reliable Wi-Fi access made possible with Ruckus

    September 27, 2017 • Sponsored, Top StoriesComments Off on Reliable Wi-Fi access made possible with Ruckus

    Getting a decent Wi-Fi connection in a crowded outdoor space can prove to be a challenge. Because we are now able to work at almost any location or environment, the demand for connectivity wherever we are is high, and the expectation is that whatever...

  • Hubs dot Ng launches Emily, an AI assistant

    Time for Education Institutions to Harness Power of Mobile

    August 8, 2017 • Education, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Time for Education Institutions to Harness Power of Mobile

    More students access the internet on their mobile phones than laptops or tablets. Education that does not embrace this reality is not meeting students where they are, an expert says. “A survey of students in preparation for the rollout of IIELearn, the...

  • Smart Link Communications & Alepo to Launch Algeria’s first Public WiFi Service

    5 Safety Tips for Using Public Wi-Fi

    July 21, 2017 • Lists, Online & Social, SecurityComments Off on 5 Safety Tips for Using Public Wi-Fi

    With the constant need to be connected to the world through our mobile devices, combined with high data costs in many African countries, it has become somewhat of a habit to search for public Wi-Fi once out of the house. Free Wi-Fi can sometimes be a...

  • The future of Wi-Fi is Mesh

    SA firms to offer free Wi-Fi on World Wifi Day

    June 15, 2017 • General, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on SA firms to offer free Wi-Fi on World Wifi Day

    In a country where unemployment is at a record high and small businesses are increasingly being looked at to stimulate economic growth, ubiquitous, affordable connectivity is a necessity. Recognising and celebrating the significant role of Wi-Fi in connecting...

  • MTN SA & Huawei launch the first LTE LAA network in Africa

    April 21, 2017 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on MTN SA & Huawei launch the first LTE LAA network in Africa

    MTN and Huawei have partnered to bring the first LTE Licensed Assisted Access (LAA) network in Africa. LTE LAA is an evolution of the LTE-Unlicensed mobile technology, which enables LTE to utilise unlicensed spectrum to significantly enhance network capacity....

  • WAPA calls of South African Govt. to rethink Wi-Fi

    June 21, 2016 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on WAPA calls of South African Govt. to rethink Wi-Fi

    In the wake of World Wi-Fi Day, WAPA, the Wireless Access Providers Association, is calling on government and industry in South Africa to rethink Wi-Fi. Wi-Fi is a transformative technology that makes life convenient for some, but it is also the only...

  • Mobile Roaming versus Wi-Fi Connectivity: What are the risks?

    May 18, 2015 • Features, Top StoriesComments (1)

    Whether you are travelling throughout Africa, or globally, you may be considering activating your mobile roaming services with your mobile operator of choice. While mobile roaming services are indeed a blessing, especially when it comes to staying in contact...

  • Wi-Fi eases transition to high data consumption

    September 30, 2014 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Wi-Fi eases transition to high data consumption

    With LTE (4G) cellular gaining momentum and operators starting to push entry-level smartphones across Africa, consumers across the continent are in a great position to benefit from the connected world. However, what does the increase in data demand mean for...

  • Tracker launches Maths and Science learning curriculum app

    Wi-Fi paving the way for e-Learning

    July 7, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Wi-Fi paving the way for e-Learning

    According to research conducted by Ambient Insight, South Africa is said to be one of the most dynamic e-Learning markets in Africa, where over the last two years, many countries across Africa have embarked on new initiatives to integrate learning technology...

  • 10 African cities with free Wi-Fi

    April 22, 2014 • Lists, Top StoriesComments Off on 10 African cities with free Wi-Fi

    If Internet use proliferates in Africa at the rate mobile phones did in the early 2000s, the continent stands to add as much as $300 billion to its economic growth by 2025, a new study by the McKinsey Global Institute has found. While most internet...