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Posts Tagged ‘Internet Service Providers’

  • The risks and benefits in the race to hyperscale

    South African-based start-up partners with Ubersmith Subscription Business Software

    January 14, 2019 • Software, Southern AfricaComments Off on South African-based start-up partners with Ubersmith Subscription Business Software

    Routed, a vendor-neutral cloud infrastructure provider in South Africa, signed an expansion agreement to take further advantage of subscription business management software from Ubersmith, an INAP company, to further enable its growth. The company is a model...

  • Kevin South, Head of CX & Digital at SEACOM

    The transformative power of internet inclusion in Africa

    October 15, 2018 • FeaturesComments Off on The transformative power of internet inclusion in Africa

    The recently released Internet Inclusive Index: Bridging Digital Divides report – commissioned by Facebook and compiled by The Economist – gives South Africa the number one ranking on the African continent, and 71st globally, for Internet inclusivity and...

  • Rwanda makes internet sharing mandatory

    March 6, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (1)

    As East African internet outages continue, the Rwandan government told telecommunications operators and ISPs on Monday to “provide seamless redundancy and diversity of internet bandwidth to guarantee service”. This move will benefit users who have...

  • SA’s Cell C joins Johannesburg Internet Exchange

    June 29, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on SA’s Cell C joins Johannesburg Internet Exchange

    South Africa’s non profit Internet industry organistion, Internet Service Providers’ Association (ISPA) has added an extension to its Johannesburg Internet Exchange (JINX) in order to cater for massive growth in internet traffic. SA mobile operator, Cell...

  • iCache helps to reduce bandwidth wastage

    June 27, 2011 • SecurityComments Off on iCache helps to reduce bandwidth wastage

    Internet service providers (ISPs) and their customers are at risk from cyber-attacks. Trojans are being left behind for unsuspecting web surfers, and Internet-based security risks are escalating. With internet video becoming increasingly popular and...

  • Over 65 Nigerian telecom companies shut down

    June 9, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Over 65 Nigerian telecom companies shut down

    ABOUT 65 Nigerian telcos have closed shop in recent times due to the prevailing harsh business environment in the country. President of the Association of Telecom Companies of Nigeria (ATCON), Titi Omo-Ettu, says the Nigerian government and international...

  • ISPs in SA commit to protecting children from pornography

    November 3, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on ISPs in SA commit to protecting children from pornography

    The Internet Service Providers’ Association of SA (ISPA) has, in the wake of a meeting with the Deputy Minister of Home Affairs and other stakeholders, affirmed its commitment to playing a role in the protection of children from exposure to...

  • Where to next for ISPs?

    April 19, 2010 • FeaturesComments Off on Where to next for ISPs?

    The bandwidth price war in South Africa is affecting ISPs in relation to the lower cost of uncapped broadband packages they offer to consumers, which will ultimately affect their profit margins, according to voices in the industry...

  • Internet Service Providers decry RICA provisions

    March 9, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Internet Service Providers decry RICA provisions

    The Internet Service Providers’ Association of South Africa (ISPA) has expressed concern over the new law that requires mobile cellular phone users to register with the new board...

  • Motorola introduces new video and broadband services

    May 22, 2009 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Motorola introduces new video and broadband services

    Mobile handset manufacturer Motorola has announced its latest channel program offering, which focuses on video, wired and wireless broadband solutions for Europe, the Middle East and Africa...