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Posts Tagged ‘VPN’

  • Not all SD WANs are created equal

    November 6, 2019 • Digital Transformation, Internet of ThingsComments (0)

    The traditional hub and spoke network design offers centralised orchestration but also requires that all traffic be directed back to the central point. Business applications are all traditionally housed within the central datacentre and all connectivity is...

  • Improve your network security with SD-WAN and Silver Peak

    October 11, 2019 • SponsoredComments Off on Improve your network security with SD-WAN and Silver Peak

    Enterprises that are widely dispersed, geographically speaking, are rapidly moving to embrace software-defined wide area networks (SD-WANs). This is because SD-WANs dramatically lower costs, reduce complexity and make branch communications more secure, while...

  • Would you be able to confide in your Android VPN Client?

    A statistic breakdown of rising VPN usage

    August 26, 2019 • SponsoredComments Off on A statistic breakdown of rising VPN usage

    All over the world, VPN usage is surging, and there are more people using a VPN service than ever. This is not just in countries that have government-enforced internet censorship, or internet restrictions. It is becoming way more of a standard to use VPNs...

  • Collaboration seeks to provide internet connectivity across Central Africa

    Intelsat, Stratosat to provide internet connectivity across Central Africa

    August 13, 2019 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Intelsat, Stratosat to provide internet connectivity across Central Africa

    Broadband service provider, Intelsat announced it plans to work with Stratosat Datacom in the hopes of providing high-speed broadband services across Central Africa. The collaboration integrates managed connectivity from Intelsat’s high throughput global...

  • OT organisations are stepping up cyber security focus- Fortinet study

    Basic cyber hygiene practices that go a long way

    October 5, 2018 • SecurityComments Off on Basic cyber hygiene practices that go a long way

    When on the job at a corporate office, a healthcare organization, or an academic institution or government agency, or even when you are working from a local coffee shop, restaurant, or home office, your organization’s online safety and security is a...

  • Netflix testing feature allowing platform to be controlled by eye movements

    Top 3 myths about using Netflix

    September 26, 2017 • East Africa, Lists, North Africa, Southern Africa, Sponsored, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Top 3 myths about using Netflix

    From the very beginning, Netflix has been one of the most doubtful and mysterious websites in the world. The site, for a small subscription fee, allows clients to watch their favourite movies, TV programs and series off of a connected device and in any amount...

  • Protecting Privacy and Personal Data in Africa

    How to Choose a VPN?

    June 14, 2017 • Lists, Online & Social, Security, Top StoriesComments (4)

      As Internet users around the world continually search for ways to protect their privacy online, VPN have been singled out by many as an ideal solution. By using a VPN, one’s Internet traffic gets encrypted and routed through a secure tunnel between...

  • Protecting Privacy and Personal Data in Africa

    VPN or Proxy? Navigating Privacy Tools

    April 12, 2017 • Security, Top StoriesComments (4)

    With new developments in privacy and security, staying private while online has been a topic which has recently created a lot of attention. With the introduction of legislation’s  such as the Investigatory Powers Bill, which was launched in the UK last...

  • Android Nougat 7.0

    Top Android security & privacy Apps for 2017

    December 25, 2016 • Online & Social, SecurityComments Off on Top Android security & privacy Apps for 2017

    2016 has been the toughest year ever in online security, with multiple big-scale hacks throughout the year. To name just a few famous incidents of this year, over 100 million LinkedIn and 360 million MySpace accounts were breached, 15 million Iranian users of...

  • 1 in 4 Wi-Fi Hotspots just waiting to be hacked

    November 25, 2016 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on 1 in 4 Wi-Fi Hotspots just waiting to be hacked

    After analysing information on more than 31 million Wi-Fi hotspots around the world, Kaspersky Lab has found that every fourth (28%) is unsecured and poses a risk to users’ personal data. That means all the traffic transmitted over those networks,...

  • Free, Unlimited VPN Now Available In Opera Desktop Browser

    September 20, 2016 • Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on Free, Unlimited VPN Now Available In Opera Desktop Browser

    A free, no-log, easy-to-use VPN is available directly in the Opera desktop browser – out on Tuesday, 20 September. With this launch, Opera is the first major browser to release a built-in VPN service. “If people knew how the internet truly works,...

  • Cloud a priority for Kenyan enterprises

    April 8, 2014 • East Africa, Enterprise ITComments Off on Cloud a priority for Kenyan enterprises

    Approximately a third of enterprises in Kenya now view the implementation of cloud or expansion of existing cloud infrastructure as a key priority area for the future, according to the latest insights from global IT market intelligence firm International Data...

  • MTN donates R500 000 to flood relief fund

    MTN expands coverage of global Virtual Private Network

    February 5, 2014 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on MTN expands coverage of global Virtual Private Network

    MTN’s enterprise customers with global operations are now able to communicate with their branches and employees worldwide. This follows the signing of an agreement between MTN and leading international telecommunications provider PCCW Global, which will...

  • IS Network OVC targets application performance

    November 22, 2012 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on IS Network OVC targets application performance

    With the launch of its Network OVC (optimisation, visibility, control) solution, Internet Solutions enables organisations to achieve a consistent end-user quality of experience (QoE) as a means to increase their business efficiency and agility. Internet...

  • Orange extends African IP VPN services

    March 27, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Orange extends African IP VPN services

    France’s Orange Business Services will offer IP VPN services in 31 countries for Aggreko, a company that provides power and temperature control services. The Aggreko partnership aims to deliver better telecom services and improve the internal and external...

  • Securicom amends VPN solution

    October 13, 2011 • SecurityComments Off on Securicom amends VPN solution

    Local IT security company, Securicom, has rebuilt and repackaged its SSL (Secure Socket Layer) Virtual Private Network (VPN) service, Securicom SSL VPN, to provide greater customisability and advanced security capabilities for managing the risks associated...