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  • The road to 5G and challenges ahead

    The road to 5G and challenges ahead

    May 15, 2019 • GeneralComments Off on The road to 5G and challenges ahead

    The introduction of 5G will have a considerable impact on the Middle East and Africa economy. Data traffic and mobile broadband subscriptions The Middle East and Africa region has a unique position globally: While it has countries on the cusp of 5G roll-out,...

  • Samsung selects VIAVI for 5G network test eqipment

    MTN launches live 5G Indoor solution at Kyalami International Convention Centre

    April 10, 2019 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on MTN launches live 5G Indoor solution at Kyalami International Convention Centre

    MTN South Africa has launched a live 5G indoor solution at Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and International Convention Centre. This is the first time that MTN SA has deployed a trial 5G network in an indoor business environment with standards-based...

  • Samsung selects VIAVI for 5G network test eqipment

    Ericsson enhances 5G Platform

    February 19, 2019 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Ericsson enhances 5G Platform

    Ericsson is evolving its 5G Platform with portfolio additions across core, radio access and transport areas, as well as service orchestration. These add-ons will make the platform more dynamic and flexible, enabling service providers to smoothly evolve their...

  • Top electronics trends for 2019

    Top electronics trends for 2019

    January 6, 2019 • Top StoriesComments Off on Top electronics trends for 2019

    Intelligence of Things, 5G, smart clothes and sensors connected to IoT solutions. These are some of the trends that will grow stronger in 2019. Niklas Kvist, Head of Engineering at Swedish sensor manufacturer JonDeTech explains how and why. Technological...

  • Samsung selects VIAVI for 5G network test eqipment

    The technologies that will shape the business landscape in 2019

    December 4, 2018 • FeaturesComments Off on The technologies that will shape the business landscape in 2019

    The past few years have seen the technology landscape alter tremendously, with both consumers and professionals benefitting from continued innovation in the areas of cloud, IoT, networking and virtual and augmented reality – to name but a few. However, it...

  • The 5G imperative

    The 5G imperative

    November 9, 2018 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on The 5G imperative

    It has been just a decade since the mobile phone spread rapidly across Africa, leapfrogging the landline and bringing literacy, education and connectivity to widely scattered populations. Mobile has played a significant role in building improved communities,...

  • 5G uptake even faster than expected-Mobility Report

    Is 5G a reality in South Africa?

    September 22, 2018 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern AfricaComments Off on Is 5G a reality in South Africa?

    With global 5G rollout gathering speed and the recent launch of 5G in Lesotho by Vodacom, the question of whether South Africa is ready for the transition to 4G’s successor is dependent on various factors that could cause a delay in the integration of...

  • Vodacom Group launches commercial 5G service

    Vodacom Group launches commercial 5G service in Lesotho

    August 27, 2018 • Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Vodacom Group launches commercial 5G service in Lesotho

    Vodacom Group announced that it has created Africa’s first standards-based, commercial 5G service in Lesotho using 3.5GHz spectrum to initially deliver Fixed-Wireless Access broadband services to two enterprise customers in Lesotho. The immediate benefit of...

  • ALL G software-enabled Open network solution to bridge digital divide in Africa

    5G is expected to become an integral part of a connected society

    April 4, 2018 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on 5G is expected to become an integral part of a connected society

    In this digital age, devices and applications require a wireless network access that is not only fast but also resilient, secure, and able to protect the individual’s right to privacy. The 5G system puts all this front and centre. The latest white paper...

  • 5G uptake even faster than expected-Mobility Report

    Will the shift to 5G happen in 2018?

    April 3, 2018 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Will the shift to 5G happen in 2018?

    GlobalData, a data and analytics company, has revealed that the full transition to 5G will not happen in 2018. Network equipment vendors have been promoting mobile base station gear as ‘pre-5G’ and ‘5G-ready’. In Q1, 2018, when vendors announced 5G...

  • 5G uptake even faster than expected-Mobility Report

    Unlocking 5G’s revenue potential: A roadmap for operators

    March 15, 2018 • Enterprise ITComments Off on Unlocking 5G’s revenue potential: A roadmap for operators

    The industries’ focus on 5G has shifted from viewing it as a disruptive technology to now embracing it as a central part of their strategy. In its latest 5G-IoT report, unveiled at Mobile World Congress today, Ericsson lays out a roadmap for operators to...

  • 5G uptake even faster than expected-Mobility Report

    The Winter Olympics just launched 5G. What should your venue do?

    March 1, 2018 • Online & SocialComments Off on The Winter Olympics just launched 5G. What should your venue do?

    The use of the world’s first 5G network at the 2018 Winter Olympics is generating excitement amongst those in the industry – and it’s easy to see why. As a user, our expectations for instant, seamless connectivity on every device have never been higher....

  • 5G - Are we there yet?

    5G – Are we there yet?

    February 7, 2018 • FeaturesComments Off on 5G – Are we there yet?

    5G, or Fifth Generation networks are being lauded as the vehicle which will launch technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT) and blockchain based applications into mainstream use – and with good reason. 5G promises significantly faster speeds than...

  • 5G could ignite smart city development in South Africa

    5G could ignite smart city development in South Africa

    January 24, 2018 • General, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on 5G could ignite smart city development in South Africa

    Looking for real estate investment opportunities around the world? The secret is to think “smart”. The term “smart city” is coming up more and more frequently in real estate and investment circles. Cities either claim to be or are aspiring to be...

  • Ericsson lays out vision for cellular IoT

    Ericsson: There will be 1 billion 5G subscriptions in 2023

    November 28, 2017 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Ericsson: There will be 1 billion 5G subscriptions in 2023

    The November edition of the Ericsson Mobility Report released on Tuesday, 28 November 2017 has predicted that there will be 1 billion 5G subscriptions for enhanced mobile broadband by 2023. According to the report, 5G will cover over 20 percent of the...

  • ALL G software-enabled Open network solution to bridge digital divide in Africa

    5G to serve user generations divided by digital literacy rather than age

    November 23, 2017 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on 5G to serve user generations divided by digital literacy rather than age

    The fifth generation of mobile networks will be the first to serve five distinct human generations. The reason? Digital literacy… While in the past, we grouped generations into age brackets, soon we might use digital literacy as the divider. Traditionally...