Avanti

Avanti’s commitment to make a difference in children’s education

17 June 2020

Five years ago, Avanti began leading the consortium that delivers improved numeracy and literacy educational outcomes to marginalised school children in Kenya through the DFID-funded Project iMlango.

This project is unique as, not only does it focus on bringing satellite broadband internet to rural schools but it also incorporates a whole school programme tailored for marginalised children.

 

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On the Network

Connecting the African continent

21 April 2020

Rajant has been consolidating its position as a key supplier of wireless systems to the mining industry in sub-Saharan Africa. 

For around 10 years, there have been increasing deployments in major open-pit mines, where users have experienced the resilience and reliability of Rajant’s Kinetic Mesh Networks at the heart of operations. 

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Talking Satellite

Terminal installation, qualification & testing in the field

21 April 2020

As I write this column, more than 120 of the world’s nations are experiencing the spread of the Coronavirus. 

To state the obvious, this public health emergency is impacting on all facets of life as well, of course, as very sadly causing so many deaths.

There is evident a certain underlying irony in the consequent cancellation or postponement of trade events in the field of telecommunications. In February, MWC 2020 (Barcelona, Spain) – the Mobile World Congress – was cancelled.

 

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Interview

Ericsson talks 5G

07 April 2020

 

Mahomed Essof

Mahomed Essof

With 5G the main priority for for vendors and operators worldwide, African Wireless Communications caught up with Mahomed Essof, country manager at Ericsson South Africa to find out what the company's plans are in Africa

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