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BT secures industry first global partnership with OneWeb

By Staff Writer 2 November 2021

BT has announced a landmark agreement with OneWeb for Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite network and connectivity services. The agreement between the two British-headquartered companies will support UK Government’s National Space Strategy... FULL STORY >

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Satellite dish be gone - DStv rolls out its streaming service

By Staff Writer 2 December 2020

As of today, entertainment fans can subscribe to DStv and watch all their favourite content via the DStv app without the need for a decoder or satellite connection. FULL STORY >

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Dynabooks adds affordable and attractive Satellite Pro C50 to notebook range

By Press Release 11 June 2020

DYNABOOK ADDS AFFORDABLE AND ATTRACTIVE SATELLITE PRO C50 TO NOTEBOOK RANGE FULL STORY >

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Leading satellite operator Avanti announces official launch of South African based operations

By Staff Writer 30 August 2018

Avanti Communications Group, a leading satellite operator, providing Ka-Band satellite data communications services across the UK, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, have announced the official launch... FULL STORY >

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SpaceX set for another launch to test internet beaming satellites

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 16 February 2018

Following its successful launch of the Falcon Heavy rocket, SpaceX has turned its attention to satellites that can beam down internet connectivity to Earth. FULL STORY >

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What is needed for large-scale satellite networks … and why the GSM success story is not applicable

By Opinion 24 January 2018

By Dr Dawie de Wet, CEO of Q-KON FULL STORY >

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Welcome to Our TV Revolution

By Press Release 22 May 2017

Hans Geldenhuys, managing sales director at Intelsat, explains how the company aims to be part of the television market's growth on the African continent for years to come. FULL STORY >

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Internet-providing satellites on the agenda for SpaceX in 2019

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 4 May 2017

The next step for Elon Musk's company is sending internet-providing satellites into space. FULL STORY >

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Africa benefits from new retail satellite service Jola from iWayAfrica

By Press Release 1 December 2016

Pan-African telecommunication provider, iWayAfrica, has launched Jola, a much needed Pan-African Ku-Band managed retail satellite service into Sub-Saharan Africa. FULL STORY >

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New Google Earth Timelapse showcases 32 years of change across the globe

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 30 November 2016

Initially released in 2013, Google Earth has updated its Timelapse tool to show the changes for any location across the globe over the past 32 years. FULL STORY >

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Cost effective, African-based satellite solution launched

By Press Release 14 October 2016

Gondwana International Networks (GIN) has launched Source, a fully managed, virtual network satellite operator service aimed at telecoms and internet service providers. FULL STORY >

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Satellite as key element for the Financial Services Industry

By Staff Writer 31 August 2015

Satellite networks provide an effective solution to reduce cost, increase network availability and mitigate business risks… FULL STORY >

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SPOT now offers South Africa comprehensive satellite coverage

By Staff Writer 26 June 2015

Affordable tracking and safety devices now available to adventurers across South Africa FULL STORY >

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Q-KON’s private networks enable satellite growth in Africa

By Staff Writer 23 June 2015

The arrival of innovation in the satellite technology space will continue to deliver significant value to trade and commerce. This is the view of management at Q-KON, an established specialist service provider focusing on providing... FULL STORY >

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Satellite technology is far from dead, in fact, it is alive and well in SA

By Staff Writer 5 June 2014

Innovation and lower costs of deployment, coupled with the need to meet customer demand in areas where terrestrial infrastructure is limited, has fast tracked the growth of satellite broadband, leading to lower costs for... FULL STORY >

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