Category Archives: Telecommunications

Government’s telecoms plan is a mess – Telkom CEO

MyBroadBand Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko has criticised the National Treasury’s recent discussion paper on economic transformation. Maseko has written a column in the Sunday Times which states that the paper is “incoherent, ill-thought-out and ultimately chaotic” in its recommendations for the telecoms sector. Telkom’s CEO said the motivation of the paper cannot be faulted, as South Africa […]

A significant number of operators have already deployed 5G

Tech Central About 7% of telecommunications operators worldwide have already deployed 5G wireless network infrastructure, with the pace of roll-out expected to accelerate rapidly into 2020, according to new research from analyst firm Gartner. Gartner said it expects global 5G network infrastructure revenue to reach US$4.2-billion in 2020 — still a small fraction of total telecoms […]