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  • Egypt’s Mobinil, Telecom Egypt still in talks

    July 4, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Egypt’s Mobinil, Telecom Egypt still in talks

    Egypt’s largest mobile operator Mobinil is yet to finalise an agreement with Telecom Egypt over the costs of the company’s wholesale services. Mobinil is looking to bolster its services in the country and has repeatedly said the agreement would help spur...

  • Gateway Business selects Cisco for MPLS Network

    July 21, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Gateway Business selects Cisco for MPLS Network

    Gateway Business, a supplier of African telecommunications services, has selected Cisco for its multiprotocol label switching (MPLS) network in Nigeria and across sub-Saharan Africa. This deployment means that Cisco technology solutions will drive an IP next...

  • Gateway keeps eastern and southern Africa connected during a SEACOM outage

    June 8, 2010 • Top StoriesComments Off on Gateway keeps eastern and southern Africa connected during a SEACOM outage

    Gateway Communications, a leading supplier of African telecommunications services, today announced that it was once again the only carrier operational in many East and Southern African countries following an outage on the SEACOM cable on 4 June. The cable,...

  • Gateway partners with Helios Towers on Nigerian network rollout

    May 19, 2010 • Top StoriesComments Off on Gateway partners with Helios Towers on Nigerian network rollout

    African infrastructure sharing, co-location and managed services provider, Helios Towers Nigeria (HTN) has signed a 120-site co-location deal with Gateway Business Nigeria, a pan African telecommunications service provider, for a nationwide network roll out...

  • Gateway fills in during SEACOM outage

    April 29, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

    Gateway Communications kept East and Southern African countries connected during last week’s Seacom outage. “When such an outage occurs, the cost to businesses and inconvenience to customers is great and as such, we decided to re-route our connections at...

  • Gateway expands presence in Guinea and Senegal

    April 22, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Gateway expands presence in Guinea and Senegal

    Pan-African wholesale connectivity and telecommunications provider Gateway Communications has increased its presence in West Africa by signing new deals in Guinea and Senegal. Gateway agreed to support two mobile operators and an Internet Service Providers...

  • Gateway Communications builds national MPLS network for Nigeria

    February 1, 2010 • Top StoriesComments Off on Gateway Communications builds national MPLS network for Nigeria

    Gateway Communications in partnership with Cambridge Broadband is creating Nigeria’s largest point to multipoint broadband wireless network...

  • African Internet backbone service doubles its satellite capacity

    January 28, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on African Internet backbone service doubles its satellite capacity

    Gateway Communication, which boasts one of the largest pan-African communications network with customers in 40 countries, adopted Newtec’s FlexACM tehnology to double satellite link capacity for its backbone service, Africa IPJetDirect...

  • Gateway Communication and Longphone to boost pan-African voice operations

    January 15, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Gateway Communication and Longphone to boost pan-African voice operations

    Gateway Communications and European carrier Longphone have agreed to partner in the call termination market to the African continent, with Longphone benefiting from Gateway’s extensive African network and voice connectivity offerings...

  • Gateway Communications Upgrades network across Africa

    October 6, 2009 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Gateway Communications Upgrades network across Africa

    Gateway has upgraded its pan-African network from the original Digital Video Broadcasting Standard for satellite to a second generation system; DVB-S2. Migrating to the new standards allows more efficient use of scarce African satellite capacity...

  • Gateway Communications goes live on SEACOM

    September 8, 2009 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Gateway Communications goes live on SEACOM

    Nairobi, Kenya – Two years after committing to the SEACOM project, Gateway Communications is live on the submarine fibre optic cable connecting Africa to Europe, Asia and the rest of the world...

  • Vodacom acquires Gateway Telecom

    January 5, 2009 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Vodacom acquires Gateway Telecom

    The Vodacom Group believes its acquisition of the carrier services and business network solutions subsidiaries of Gateway Telecommunications SA (Pty) Ltd will enhance its growth in Africa...

  • Gateway Coms sign deal with Hellas Sat for 36Mb

    December 1, 2008 • Top StoriesComments Off on Gateway Coms sign deal with Hellas Sat for 36Mb

    GATEWAY Communications, which has signed a deal with Hellas Sat which will provide an additional 36Mb of capacity over Southern Africa, has pledged to invest in satellite services over Africa to guarantee our customers have secure, high quality capacity...

  • Banking the Unbanked in Africa

    October 10, 2008 • Enterprise ITComments Off on Banking the Unbanked in Africa

    African banks are moving closer to the 230 million unbanked households in Africa’s rural areas through advanced satellite technologies. Gateway Communications, the largest provider of specialist pan-African corporate connectivity, which works with 22 of...

  • Gateway communications leases capacity on Africasat-1

    September 25, 2008 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Gateway communications leases capacity on Africasat-1

    MEASAT Satellite Systems Sdn Bhd (MEASAT) announced today that Gateway Communications, a leading provider of high quality satellite communication services in Africa, had signed an agreement for C-Band capacity on the AFRICASAT-1 satellite...