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Huawei Rivals Android With New HarmonyOS 610 411 Admin

Huawei Rivals Android With New HarmonyOS

Huawei just announced a new operating system called Harmony OS  at its developer conference in China. The company said the HarmonyOS is a microkernel-based distributed OS for all platforms including mobile…

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Introduction to 5G
An Introduction to 5G; Possibilities and Challenges 610 458 Admin

An Introduction to 5G; Possibilities and Challenges

By Colin Asher A small grouping of characters hasn’t been as hyped since maybe Y2K. Well if Y2K was the millennium’s heralded end of all working technology, then the confusion…

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Liquid Telecom introduces first fiber network to South Sudan 599 400 Admin

Liquid Telecom introduces first fiber network to South Sudan

Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom will implement and operate South Sudan’s first fiber broadband network, connecting the country to the “One Africa” broadband network, which is approaching 70,000km across 13…

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4G Africa
What’s next for 4G Network? 610 415 Admin

What’s next for 4G Network?

With 5G expected to launch in the continent before the end of 2019. Is there a viable business case for the region’s 4G network to reach the unconnected? By Brian…

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Poa! completes deployment of over 3,000 public Wi-Fi network 941 1024 Admin

Poa! completes deployment of over 3,000 public Wi-Fi network

Poa! Internet today announced the completion of Kenya’s largest public Wi-Fi network with the deployment of more than 3,000 hotspots across Nairobi and Kiambu counties, and the launch of seamless home broadband and street Wi-Fi for its subscribers, in technology first in East Africa. read more
Liquid Telecom selects Nokia to deploy multiple 100G DWDM/OTN channel network in East Africa 664 257 Admin

Liquid Telecom selects Nokia to deploy multiple 100G DWDM/OTN channel network in East Africa

Liquid Telecom, and Nokia announced a two-year partnership to upgrade their existing fiber network to support OTN/DWDM technology with an initial network capacity of 500G. This will result in a…

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MTN South Africa has partnered with global customer engagement company, Clickatell(www.Clickatell.com), to launch MTN Chat, enabling its customers to engage with the telco over WhatsApp.
Clickatell jumpstarts MTN to launch chat commerce on WhatsApp 600 418 Admin

Clickatell jumpstarts MTN to launch chat commerce on WhatsApp

MTN South Africa has partnered with global customer engagement company, Clickatell(www.Clickatell.com), to launch MTN Chat, enabling its customers to engage with the telco over WhatsApp. read more
WHY SIM BOXING IS A THREAT IN TELCO SPACE 600 340 Admin

WHY SIM BOXING IS A THREAT IN TELCO SPACE

The SIM Box has several SIM cards of operators and could also take advantage of any existing on-net (same network) voice bundles and thus ends up paying very little or nothing for the termination of the said call – that is disguised as a local call. read more
DENNIS KEKO KAHINDI APPOINTED NEW CEO OF LIQUID TELECOM UGANDA
Dennis Keko Kahindi APPOINTED NEW CEO of Liquid Telecom Uganda 610 916 Admin

Dennis Keko Kahindi APPOINTED NEW CEO of Liquid Telecom Uganda

Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has appointed Dennis Keko Kahindi as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Liquid Telecom Uganda, effective 1 March 2019. Dennis will be responsible for accelerating Liquid Telecom’s growth and market penetration in this important region. He brings more than 15 years’ experience to this new role, having previously worked in senior executive roles at Oracle and Microsoft in Rwanda and Uganda. read more
Safaricom Launches REGION’s first 400G Network 610 406 Admin

Safaricom Launches REGION’s first 400G Network

Safaricom has announced the deployment of a 400G network link, a network that carries data on a rate of 400 Gps wavelength in the country making its network among the first…

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