Archive February 2013

Low Cost MPLS VPN From XDSL Makes Video Conferencing A Reality. Low cost MPLS VPN from XDSL makes video conferencing a reality. Video conferencing has just become a reality for businesses, even small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), as the cost of high throughput, managed connectivity in the form of an MPLS VPN drops to less than half the traditional price of a Diginet line.


Poynting Antennas, a supplier of advanced antennas with branches in Gauteng and Cape Town, has resolved its connectivity issues with the implementation of a 4Mbps fibre optic solution from XDSL at its Samrand offices in Johannesburg. The solution has delivered immaculate speed and reliability, reducing business risk for the organisation, improving interactions between business branches and enhancing customer communications


Broadband Shows Great Local Demand, Increased competition, demand, and speed in broadband bode well for SA. Mobile broadband is pegged as the single biggest revenue opportunity in Africa, according to research by Informa Telecoms & Media. In fact, the company predicts revenue will reach $18.5 billion by 2016.