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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 11/26/2018
Orange is committed to bringing 5G services to Africa and the Middle East (AME) from 2020, but there are still some significant challenges to overcome, particularly related to power consumption and low-cost network infrastructure solutions.
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PRESS RELEASE, 11/15/2018
CAPE TOWN -- The AfricaCom Awards 2018, supported by Founding Awards Sponsor PCCW Global, was a colourful and festive Mardi Gras-themed event last night. Held in Cape Town during AfricaCom (13 - 15 November 2018), guests celebrated and acknowledged those trailblazers who are leading digital inclusion, connectivity and digital development on the African ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 11/15/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Cape Town -- HUAWEI CLOUD, the cloud-computing services of Huawei, announced it had unveiled a new region in South Africa at AfricaCom 2018 on November 14, making the company the world's first cloud service provider that operates a local data center to provide cloud services in Africa.
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Wei Shi, Intelligence Content Manager, Telecoms.com & Site Editor, Connecting Africa, 11/14/2018
CAPE TOWN -- AfricaCom 2018 - There's little doubt that the cloud and data center sector is starting to buzz across much of the continent, particularly in South Africa, so it wasn't surprising to find Day 2 of this year's AfricaCom event starting with details of a new launch in the country.
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Connecting Africa, 11/14/2018
CAPE TOWN -- AfricaCom 2018 -- It has happened across the rest of the world and now it's happening in Africa: The greatest threat to the continent's mobile operators is not each other, but their own business models and the growing group of online, digital applications specialists that are offering services 'over the top' (OTT).
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Wei Shi, Intelligence Content Manager, Telecoms.com & Site Editor, Connecting Africa, 11/13/2018
A 14,000-strong telecom and tech crowd has gathered in Cape Town this week to take part in the annual AfricaCom event, with representatives from all sectors of the telecom industry, from chipset makers, hardware and software vendors to operators, app developers, customers, integrators, investors and more.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 10/29/2018
The battle is definitely on between Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure to be the dominant global cloud services player serving the African market following a significant expansion announcement from AWS.
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Gabriella Jeakins, Digital Content Marketer, KNect365, 10/29/2018
With just a few weeks to go until AfricaCom 2018, Connecting Africa has been speaking to some of the AfricaCom Ambassadors, a group of 30 leaders and innovators from across the continent with unique stories about Africa's digital transformation.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 10/4/2018
The ambitious South Atlantic Express (SAEx) project, which aims to build a 25,000km subsea cable network that will connect the Americas and Asia via South Africa, has reached the study, survey and permission phase, with Alcatel Submarine Networks working on the details.
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António Nunes, CEO, Angola Cables, 12/6/2018
At the end of 2017, it was estimated that there were more than four and a half billion internet users in Africa, representing just 10.9 percent of global internet population*. This may appear to be only a fraction of the estimated 1.2 billion people living on the continent but Africa is one of the fastest-growing users of international internet ...
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