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Mobile data service provider loyalty drops to three-year low - SAcsi Index 2016

By Press Release 19 October 2016

Results reveal one of the lowest SAcsi industry averages. FULL STORY >

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Free mobile data for ADSL clients

By Press Release 12 November 2015

OpenWeb will now be giving away free mobile data with its monthly Home Uncapped ADSL packages FULL STORY >

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Gartner forecasts 59 per cent mobile data growth worldwide in 2015

By Staff Writer 23 July 2015

Global mobile data traffic is set to reach 52 million terabytes (TB) in 2015, an increase of 59 per cent from 2014, according to Gartner, Inc. FULL STORY >

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Vodacom tests shipping container base station designed specifically for townships

By Staff Writer 22 April 2015

Mobile data usage in townships is accelerating rapidly, placing pressure on mobile networks. Vodacom has developed a solution allowing mobile base stations to be retrofitted to shipping container shops, allowing... FULL STORY >

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Future-proofing service provider networks for the explosion of mobile data traffic

By Staff Writer 19 March 2015

With mobile data traffic expected to increase nearly tenfold between 2014 and 2019, service providers are increasingly looking to Network Functions Virtualisation, says Martin Walshaw, senior engineer at F5... FULL STORY >

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Opinion Piece: Adapting to change in a virtual world

By Staff Writer 3 June 2014

It should come as no surprise that the biggest technological impacts on IT departments in 2013 were Mobile and Big Data. Both issues also dominated conversations in the storage arena last year and with employees now increasingly working... FULL STORY >

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Cisco VNI projects massive increase in SA mobile data traffic

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 6 March 2014

The Visual Networking Index (VNI) is part of Cisco’s ongoing effort to forecast and analyze the growth and use of IP networks worldwide. The most recent report details the expected growth of mobile data traffic over the next five... FULL STORY >

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Afrihost doubles up on mobile data for its packages

By Hanleigh Daniels 14 November 2013

Afrihost moves to make its mobile data prices more affordable by offering double the data at no additional cost. FULL STORY >

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Handset data traffic to grow threefold by 2017 to 21 exabytes

By Hanleigh Daniels 5 July 2013

The Handset Data Traffic forecast by Strategy Analytics reveals that mobile data web traffic is expected to triple over the course of the next five years. FULL STORY >

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Vodacom extends availability of LTE services

By Staff Writer 25 March 2013

Vodacom finally extends access to its LTE services beyond the scope of contract customers. FULL STORY >

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MTN reduces its mobile data bundle rates

By Staff Writer 4 March 2013

MTN South Africa has slashed its mobile data bundle rates, making it more affordable for its subscribers to stay connected to the web. FULL STORY >

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Vodacom LTE coverage expanded

By Hanleigh Daniels 8 November 2012

Vodacom expands its LTE coverage area and makes a few new LTE-enabled devices available for sale. FULL STORY >

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Vodacom launches LTE services in South Africa

By Hanleigh Daniels 10 October 2012

Vodacom has officially switched its LTE service on and made it commercially available. FULL STORY >

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Cisco presents annual VNI global mobile data traffic forecast

By Hanleigh Daniels 14 February 2012

Electronics, networking and communications company Cisco presents its yearly visual networking index forecast, predicting trends within the global mobile data traffic sector for 2011 to 2016. FULL STORY >

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MTN introduces BIS-like smartphone internet services

By Hanleigh Daniels 10 February 2012

Local cellular service provider MTN reveals its new smartphone internet services aimed at entry level mobile users. FULL STORY >

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