Research report explores the global 5G technology market

On the basis of geography, the market across regional markets such as Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Middle East, and Africa is analyzed. Of the key countries examined for the 5G market under these regional markets, the 5G technology ... ( read original story ...)

We need spectrum to cover rural South Africa – Vodacom

However, it is unaffordable to roll out 3G across the whole of South Africa on 2,100MHz spectrum. Delport said the higher the frequency of the spectrum, the poorer it propagates. In other words, the smaller the cell a single tower can create. Lower ... ( read original story ...)

Vodacom wants to be first with 5G

5G has become the telecoms industry's latest obsession ... We don't want to switch off our 2G network when a lot of roamers from other African countries still use 2G phones. So those forces will push us to maintain the 2G network for a very long time ... ( read original story ...)

Connecting an unconnected Africa with wireless technology

The most recent figures from the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), the governing body for LTE and 4G standards, showed that global Internet access and usage has increased significantly by up to 43% between 2000 and 2015, with Africa alone ... ( read original story ...)

Liberia: Orange Launches 4G/LTE Site

The launching marks the second 4G/LTE site opened by the Orange outside Monrovia in the ... new site was in furtherance of a target set by the Orange Group CEO of Orange Africa/Middle East Mr. Bruno Mettling, who had assured Liberians that Orange would ... ( read original story ...)

Liberia: Orange Launches LTE in Gbarnga

The launching marks the second 4G/LTE site opened by the Orange outside of Monrovia in ... of the new site was in furtherance of a target set by the Orange Group CEO for Africa/Middle East, Mr. Bruno Mettling, who had assured Liberians that Orange would ... ( read original story ...)