Posts tagged as digital

Multi-million rand Swazi police contract

Emcom Wireless Solutions was recently awarded a multi-million rand contract by the Royal Swazi Police Services to implement a Tait DMR Tier 3 system for the Shiselweni region.  This contract further cements the company’s 20 year relationship with Swaziland. Emcom’s  digital mobile radio solution is a modern, frequency efficient, best practice solution which provides real-time voice and data […]

Digital migration policy – best kept secret

Last week the Minister of Communications, Faith Muthambi announced that Cabinet had approved the digital migration policy but no one seems to have seen the policy. If it is now an official policy why the secrecy? This policy is long overdue. It was first promised for March 2014 by the previous minister, Yunus Carrim – […]

The new world of energy: Digital, local and consumer focused

  The energy world is changing. From a concentrated and centralised system discovered in 1888, the energy system is evolving to a decentralised system with diverse energy generation sources. There are two main factors causing this transformation: the introduction of information technology (IT) in the energy sector, and the emergence of alternative energy generation sources […]

Communications ministers follow their leader in low scores

  When the Democratic Alliance, the largest opposition party in parliament, published its ministerial scorecard last night it was no surprise that both Faith Muthambi, minister of communication and Siyabonga Cwele, minister of telecommunications and postal services, joined the president in scoring 1/10. The DA had at least compliments for one cabinet member, the minister […]