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  • Internet Solutions launches integrated enterprise voice service for Microsoft Teams

    Internet Solutions launches integrated enterprise voice service for Microsoft Teams

    March 19, 2019 • Enterprise IT, Southern AfricaComments Off on Internet Solutions launches integrated enterprise voice service for Microsoft Teams

      Internet Solutions (IS) has integrated enterprise-grade voice services into its Microsoft Office 365 Teams offering. From 14 March 2019, businesses running Office 365 can use voice capabilities within Microsoft Teams, allowing for the increased...

  • Cell C unveils enhanced MediaPlay

    Students get the best in connectivity with Cell C’s MediaPlay

    February 14, 2019 • Mobile and Telecoms, Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Students get the best in connectivity with Cell C’s MediaPlay

    The first month of university for South African students has kicked off and with it, students will begin to feel the effects of the high cost of education. While students have always struggled to afford basic necessities, today’s generation faces more...

  • Voice is back and on-trend for 2019

    Voice is back and on-trend for 2019

    January 23, 2019 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Voice is back and on-trend for 2019

    From mobile voice notes to IP-based voice calls, voice is once again dominating communications. “Businesses and consumers alike are rediscovering the efficiency advantages provided by person-to-person, voice-based communication and this trend is set to...

  • How to establish a world class business communication system

    How to establish a world-class business communication system

    October 23, 2018 • Mobile and Telecoms, SponsoredComments Off on How to establish a world-class business communication system

    Business communication systems are a rapidly evolving concept primarily affected by innovation in technology. When you think about communication systems employed by businesses, often the main component is a telephone line. In the past, companies were highly...

  • Interview: Dr Mumick of Kirusa discusses telecoms in emerging markets

    March 17, 2017 • Mobile and Telecoms, People, Top StoriesComments Off on Interview: Dr Mumick of Kirusa discusses telecoms in emerging markets

    A telecom visionary with over two decades of working in the telecom environment, and a serial entrepreneur, meet Dr. Inderpal Singh Mumick is the Founder and CEO of Kirusa, a provider of telecom and social media solutions in the emerging markets of Africa and...

  • Microsoft Translator

    Bundling Voice and Data reduces costs and complexity

    May 31, 2016 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Bundling Voice and Data reduces costs and complexity

    The Internet is no longer a ‘nice-to-have’, but rather, a necessary utility. Much like other utilities, we depend on it to better our daily lives, using it for both business and personal communication. It is the foundation for a multitude of Information...

  • MTN settles Nigeria dispute

    MTN South Africa reduces data, voice rates

    June 13, 2014 • Company News, Southern AfricaComments Off on MTN South Africa reduces data, voice rates

    MTN South Africa has introduced several voice and data offerings in recent months as testament to its commitment of providing consumers across market segments with solutions tailored to their needs and budgetary requirements. MTN has adjusted its MTN Pay Per...

  • Ghana: “Data is the new oil”

    March 19, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Ghana: “Data is the new oil”

    As the telecommunications sector has shifted from voice to data over the last couple of years, there are still countries in Africa that haven’t fully utilized its potential. One such nation is Ghana, according to Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Chamber of...

  • Voice biometrics solves most authentication problems

    January 31, 2014 • Southern AfricaComments Off on Voice biometrics solves most authentication problems

    Voice biometrics is one of those technologies: it changes the game. It’s not in wide use anywhere in the world, yet, but it’s going to be the norm for authenticating identity within the next few years. It’s been worked on and refined for almost fifteen...

  • Mobile operator data revenues to overtake voice by 2018

    February 26, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on Mobile operator data revenues to overtake voice by 2018

    The GSMA has announced that mobile operator data revenues will overtake voice revenues globally by 2018 as we move towards a fully connected world. The mobile data explosion is being driven by a surge in demand for connected devices and machine-to-machine...

  • Morocco: mobile voice service on the up and up

    January 25, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Morocco: mobile voice service on the up and up

    Morocco is making positive infrastructure inroads in the country to better connect users on mobile phone networks. According to a recent study published by the country’s telecom regulator ANRT, mobile voice services have seen massive boosts in the country....

  • When UCC and BYOD collide

    August 27, 2012 • FeaturesComments Off on When UCC and BYOD collide

    A lot of businesses today are working towards creating Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) systems that replace the disparate mixture of voice, e-mail, video, instant messaging (IM), SMS’ and used by their employees.   However, it would seem...

  • Globacom installs broadband in another Nigerian city

    March 20, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (6)

    Nigerian telecom operator Globacom, has taken fixed line services on its Broadaccess network to the nation’s third largest city Ibadan. The company aims to offer voice, data transmission and internet services. Globacom will also offer broadcast TV, call...

  • Lukewarm state of triple play in SA

    January 30, 2012 • FeaturesComments Off on Lukewarm state of triple play in SA

    Given the worldwide interest in triple play, it is interesting that growth of this technology breakthrough is lagging in South Africa. It should come as no surprise that triple play has emerged so strongly on the global stage. Network environments, both...

  • Mobile data traffic to grow 10-fold by 2016

    November 7, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Mobile data traffic to grow 10-fold by 2016

    New report from Ericsson says mobile data traffic will grow 10-fold between 2011 and 2016, mainly driven by video. •          Mobile broadband subscriptions grew by 60 percent in one year and are expected to grow from 900 million in 2011 to almost...

  • Defence technology spins-off into our daily lives

    October 5, 2011 • FeaturesComments (1)

    If you think the use of defence technology is limited to those who wield weapons; think again. Did you know that the internet, used daily by almost every inhabitant in the developed world started out as the military’s Arpanet? The handy navigational GPS in...