Posts tagged as Seacom

The sub-marine cable business is about building diversity

  From just one coaxial undersea cable, SAT 1, taken into service on 18 February 1969 and providing 360 channels to Lisbon, South Africa and indeed the continent, is now served by a multitude of sub-marine cables providing thousands of circuits with plenty additional circuits in store when more bandwidth is lit up. Could this amount […]

Telecoms in Africa – September 2016

  Connecting 13-million more in rural Tanzania The GSM Association (GSMA) launched an active infrastructure sharing initiative in East Africa, between mobile network operators (MNOs) Airtel, Millicom and Vodacom. The MNOs will launch six 3G pilot sites across Tanzania to test the sustainable provision of mobile broadband services to 13-million people in rural areas of […]

Telecoms developments in Africa – March 2016

NewTelco SA extends into Kenya The Jasco Group has expanded the presence of NewTelco South Africa into Kenya. The presence will support NewTelco’s existing customers in the region, including Six Telecoms in Tanzania. The East African ICT market is a fast growing ICT market and is attracting much foreign direct investment. NewTelco SA believes that […]