Network utilising cellular radio technology

Athonet has developed a highly distributed and efficient network that utilises UMTS/HSPA, CDMA/EVDO and LTE broadband cellular radio technology but evolves it to conform to a “flat” architecture where all functionality can be flexibly centralised or distributed to the edge of the network (i.e. regional area, enterprise, airport, campus etc.). Communication between mobile terminals and […]

Building an ultra-broad-band wireless internet

YooMee Africa, a wireless broadband operator in Cameroon, owns licenses in several countries on the African continent, and will use Alcatel-Lucent equipment when expanding as its main partner. Alcatel-Lucent will enable YooMee Africa to expand into new African markets by offering TDD LTE ultra-broadband wireless access.  YooMee – previously known as 4G Africa – provides […]

Global award for municipality’s ICT innovation

Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (EMM) received the Customer Innovation Award in the digital transformation category at Software AG’s Innovation World 2013 event. The company won the award for using Software AG technology to increase and accelerate service delivery to South African citizens. Chosen from dozens of global nominations, EMM was announced as the digital transformation award […]

Data centre infrastructure investment

Teraco’s Cape Town data centre continues to grow on the back of strong demand for vendor-neutral data centre colocation services. The facility, situated in Rondebosch, first opened its doors in February 2009. Corporate clients are only a cable away from a provider of choice, with a selection of over 30 local and global carriers such […]

New infrastructure management platform

HP recently unveiled HP OneView, an infrastructure management platform for HP converged infrastructure that simplifies the most basic steps that underlay all data centre processes – allowing IT teams to dramatically improve  operations while reducing costs and manual errors that cause downtime. The proliferation of as-a-service technology, an influx of tech-savvy workers and an increase […]

Heat-shrinkable tube absorber

Wave-X Heat is an EMI absorber innovation from ARC Technologies. A heat-shrinkable tube absorber, it is designed to integrate seamlessly with your wire and cable assemblies, neatly sealing junctions and connector interfaces – while absorbing unwanted EMI interference. EMI interference, both conducted and radiated, is a common problem with wires, cables and interconnects. A traditional […]