Neotel

Type: Company
Name: Neotel
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

ICASA to Ponder Neotel Acquisition

2014-09-16Independent Communications AuthorityThe Independent Communications Authority (ICASA) has formally given notice that it received an application for approval of the acquisition of Neotel by Vodacom.The application is made in terms of the Electronic ... [Published Sabinet Law - 16 hours ago]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

ICASA to host ICT competition hearings

ICASA says SA's ICT sector is undergoing rapid technological changes, which have far reaching implications.The Independent Communications Authority of SA (ICASA) is kicking off October with public hearings on the state of competition in the ICT secto ... [Published IT Web - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

My Broadband Conference

The MyBroadband Conference is the premier event of its kind in South Africa, attracting IT executives and delegates from around the country. Now in its 10th year it promises to the biggest and best conference yet, with speakers from all the major telecoms ... [Published Contact Centre Hub - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

South African telecoms on the ropes

South Africa's failure to nail down telecom policy is hurting it in the international arena. Will Hahn, principal research analyst at Gartner, told ITWeb at the 2014 Gartner Symposium in Cape Town that the outlook for telecom investment is becoming doubtful ... [Published IT Web - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Neotel deploys MXK and GPON ZNID solutions from Zhone Technologies

Zhone Technologies, Inc., a provider of telecommunications networking equipment, has announced that Neotel, an operator for fixed line telecommunication services, has deployed Zhone's MXK and GPON ZNIDs, as well as Zhone's management system, or ZMS, to ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Infrastructure on demand

September 3rd, 2014,Published in Articles: EngineerIT , Uncategorised articlesThe increasing focus on reducing costs means that more than ever, the network infrastructure must be aligned to business demands. To this end, Neotel now provides network on ... [Published EE Publishers - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 2 reports

Neotel sees untapped markets for telecom start-ups

There is still enough room for start-ups in South Africa's telecommunications industry, says telecommunications company Neotel CEO & MD, Sunil Joshi.Neotel became South Africa’s first converged communications network operator eight years ago when it entered ... [Published SABC - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 3 reports

Western Cape extends Wi-Fi hubs to 2 regions

The government of South Africa's Western Cape has expanded its free Wi-Fi project to Atlantis and Robertson, connecting eight schools and reaching more than 7,900 students and adults in the towns. According to Project Isizwe, the non-profit organisation ... [Published Telecompaper - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Premier Zille Joins Ministers in Launching Free WiFi in Atlantis

Premier Helen Zille, Minister of Economic Opportunities, Alan Winde, and the Minister of Education, Debbie Schäfer, officially launched free wireless internet in Atlantis, connecting 20 000 residents.The launch follows the recent rollout of free wireless ... [Published Western Cape Government - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

Fast Tracking Revenue Growth With Innovative Business Models…

It has been noted that innovation is no longer an option, but rather a necessity. Companies that are on top of market changes, and are maintaining their competitive advantage, are those organisations creating and adopting innovative business models. ... [Published The Bip - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Neotel Selects Zhone Technologies' Access Solutions for Competitive Fiber Network

-- (ACN Newswire) -- Zhone Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZHNE), a global leader in the fiber access market, today announced that Neotel recently deployed Zhone's MXK and GPON ZNIDs, as well as Zhone's High Availability Management System (ZMS) to assist ... [Published Scoop Asia - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Fibre to the home obstacle in SA: uncertainty

Some South African operators have said that regulatory uncertainty is one of the biggest barriers to investment in fibre to the home (FTTH) infrastructure. is slowly gaining momentum in South Africa, with Telkom, Vodacom, MTN, and others staring to roll ... [Published MyBroadband.co.za - Aug 18 2014]

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"One of the areas in which these changes are more pronounced is in the competitiveness of the electronic communications, broadcasting and postal sectors and the assumption that greater competition will lead to reduction in the cost to communicate."
...shot to stardom but turned down the opportunity (and the riches) to fight Muhammad Ali, because of the political conflict between Cuba and the US. "There were newspaper cartoons at the time, showing Stevenson in his corner, ready to fight, with Castro withholding his gloves. That's the situation South African telecoms is in right now – ready to fight and win, but with government intervening, preventing the fight from happening at all."
...MTR reduction, she says, will have some impact on profitability and notes operators usually take about a year to adjust to a shift in rates. "This is a turbulent time, but unfortunately it's the reality at the moment."
"Zhone's GPON solution assisted Neotel in offering a new tiered service called NeoBroadband which provides a faster, affordable and more reliable broadband service in comparison to other offerings in the marketplace" said Sunil Joshi, MD and CEO of Neotel

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Application for approval of the acquisition of ... [Published South African Government - 12 hours ago]
ICASA to Ponder Neotel Acquisition [Published Sabinet Law - 16 hours ago]
“Recruiting Excellence for Africa” conference t... [Published Recruitment International - 18 hours ago]
ICASA to host ICT competition hearings [Published IT Web - Sep 12 2014]
My Broadband Conference [Published Contact Centre Hub - Sep 11 2014]
South African telecoms on the ropes [Published IT Web - Sep 11 2014]
XON hosts third annual summit [Published IT-Online - Sep 11 2014]
MTR decision “catastrophic” for SA consumer: Ce... [Published Businesstech.co.za - Sep 09 2014]
EMEA: Africa’s LTE niche [Published RCR Wireless News - Sep 08 2014]
Telkom big winner in new Icasa call rates [Published MyBroadband.co.za - Sep 05 2014]
Thousands of telecoms jobs on the line [Published IT Web - Sep 05 2014]
MyBroadband Conference 2014 – the best ever [Published MyBroadband.co.za - Sep 04 2014]
Neotel deploys MXK and GPON ZNID solutions from... [Published Individual.com - Sep 03 2014]
Infrastructure on demand [Published EE Publishers - Sep 03 2014]
South Africa,most develop telecom sector in Africa [Published Arabianindustry.com - Sep 02 2014]
Financial Special: Leading Enterprise Network E... [Published Communications Today - Sep 02 2014]
Neotel sees untapped markets for telecom start-ups [Published SABC - Sep 02 2014]
SABC Digital News Tech Wrap, 2 September 2014 [Published SABC - Sep 02 2014]
Spectrum policy in six months: Cwele [Published TechCentral.co.za - Sep 02 2014]
Neotel turns eight [Published IT-Online - Sep 02 2014]
Why the Essar Group made it in telecom but the ... [Published Livemint.com - Sep 01 2014]
Amazon gets a Twitch [Published IT Web - Sep 01 2014]
Labour: telecoms job cuts worrying [Published IT Web - Sep 01 2014]
Western Cape launches free wireless internet in... [Published BDlive - Aug 28 2014]
Western Cape extends Wi-Fi hubs to 2 regions [Published Telecompaper - Aug 28 2014]
W Cape unveils more WiFi hubs [Published iWeek - Aug 28 2014]
Legal challenges for Telkom, Vodacom bids [Published iWeek - Aug 28 2014]
W Cape unveils more WiFi hubs [Published IT Web - Aug 27 2014]
Premier Zille Joins Ministers in Launching Free... [Published Western Cape Government - Aug 27 2014]
Legal challenges for Telkom, Vodacom bids [Published IT Web - Aug 27 2014]
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BWB Monthly: Top 10 Articles of May ‘14 [Published Bandwidth Blog - Jun 17 2014]
While we go through our daily lives, we don’t always have the time to read up about all the interesting things we necessarily want to. While consumer technology news never really stops, hopefully your workday does, and you can take a look at ten of ...
Vodafone’s Vodacom to get fiber and 4G spectrum... [Published GigaOM - May 19 2014]
Vodacom, Vodafone’s South Africa-based unit, is to buy the fixed-line upstart Neotel for 7 billion rand ($676 million). Negotiations between Vodacom and Neotel, which is majority-owned by India’s Tata Communications, have been going on since September ...
Vodafone’s Vodacom to get fiber and 4G spectrum... [Published GigaOM Network - May 19 2014]
Vodacom, Vodafone’s South Africa-based unit, is to buy the fixed-line upstart Neotel for 7 billion rand ($676 million). Negotiations between Vodacom and Neotel, which is majority-owned by India’s Tata Communications, have been going on since September ...
Official: Vodacom to acquire Neotel for R7,0bn [Published Bandwidth Blog - May 19 2014]
Further to the SENS announcement on 30 September 2013, Vodacom has reached an agreement with the shareholders of Neotel Proprietary Limited (“Neotel” or the “Company”) to acquire 100% of the issued share capital in, and shareholder loans against, Neotel ...
Top India Stories From WSJ: Tata Communications... [Published WSJ.com: India Real Time - Mar 27 2014]
Your daily round-up of the best of The Wall Street Journal’s India coverage: Tata Communications Close to Signing Deal to Sell Neotel : India's  Tata Communications  Ltd. is close to a $460 million deal to sell its South African telecommunications company, ...
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