ViaLite launches 'ground-breaking' 6 GHz bandwidth RF over fibre outdoor IP rated module

01 April 2021

ViaLite's new offering

ViaLite's new offering

The Black OEM from ViaLite is the latest in the Mil-Aero range of stand-alone RF over fiber modules. Operating in frequencies from 10 MHz to 6 GHz, it provides the widest RF bandwidth for a product in this format and covers VHF, UHF, L, S and C-bands.

With what the company describes as 'an industry-leading' spurious free dynamic range (SFDR) of 109 dB/Hz at 1500 MHz and 104 dB/Hz at 5 GHz, it is the widest SFDR RF over fibre product in outdoor rated module format. In addition to this, the Black OEM features a USB-C field controllable option, which enables the user to adjust the gain settings accessed by a port which is secreted behind a waterproof plug.

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Tunisian government pledges broadband connectivity in schools

08 October 2020

Through digital technology, the ministry wants to give the different regions and their educational institutions the maximum opportunity to access quality educational content

Through digital technology, the ministry wants to give the different regions and their educational institutions the maximum opportunity to access quality educational content

Tunisia has committed to a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to deploy high-speed connectivity, via broadband, in schools across the nation.

The deal, signed by the country’s minister of education Mohammed Hamdi and Mohamed Fadhel Kraiem, the minister of communication technologies and digital transformation, also includes the rehabilitation of the educational network.

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PEACE extends to South Africa

30 March 2020

PCCW Global and PEACE Cable International Network have partnered to extend the Pakistan East Africa Connecting Europe (PEACE) submarine cable system to southern Africa.

The PEACE South extension will boost bandwidth and have an important impact on connectivity from its current African landing point in Mombasa, Kenya, all the way to South Africa. This will open new Southern African Development Community (SADC) and east African markets to cable partners.

PEACE South will also provide alternative routes for existing systems, connecting southern Africa to Europe and Asia with newer, faster high-bandwidth technology and assisting the region to improve internet usage and reduce the cost of connectivity.

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Re-scheduled events

30 March 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has led to a number of key African events to be postponed or cancelled for 2020. See below to find out the latest. African Wireless Communications will upate this page the minute we receive more information, so stay tuned.

East Africa Com will take place in Nairobi, Kenya 14-15 September 2020

West Africa Com will take place in Dakar, Senegal 30 September – 1 October 2020

5G – Next Digital Revolution will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa 7-8 October 2020

Digital Infra Africa will now take place in Cape Town, South Africa 4-6 November 2020

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