Workonline selects PAIX Data Centres to grow West Africa footprint

PAIX’s carrier- and cloud-neutral data centre in Accra, Ghana to deploy its first point of presence (POP) in West Africa.

Workonline Communications partners with France-IX to provide quality French content on the African continent
France-IX offers high quality access to both English and French content through its Paris and Marseille exchange points
May 14, 2020
Mar 17, 2020

Afrika Tikkun gets massive Internet upgrade from Workonline Communications

Boosting connectivity for thousands of learners across the country

Nov 4, 2019

Workonline launches Remote Cloud Connect services in Africa

Workonline Communications, has launched Remote Cloud Connect, facilitating access to cloud services for Workonline customers over a dedicated Ethernet Virtual Private Line (EVPL) service.

Aug 27, 2019

WOMENTECHCONNECT focuses on change in Mauritius

The second WomenTechConnect@AfPIF2019 took place in Mauritius last week. It was complemented by a great analogy of bringing your own chair if there is no seat for you at the table.

Jun 6, 2019

Foreign suppliers of electronic services to South Africa may be obliged to register for tax

Simone Esch, senior tax advisor at Themis Law Chambers explains the impact of amended regulations regarding electronic services for purposes of the South African Value Added Tax Act.

Case study: Limelight Networks taps Workonline for IP transit in Africa
When expanding its content delivery network onto the African continent, Limelight turned to Workonline for local insight and quality IP transit.
Jan 29, 2019
Workonline, Equinix establish gateway for Africa through Singapore
Workonline Communications, one of Africa's top three transit networks, has established a point of presence in the Equinix Singapore data centre, effectively establishing a gateway between networks in Africa and Asia-Pacific.
Nov 14, 2018
Sep 20, 2018

Workonline Communications further expands European presence

Workonline Communications has announced installation of a Point of Presence (PoP) in Interxion's data centre campus in Marseille.

Node Africa selects Workonline as upstream provider
East African provider of bespoke cloud infrastructure solutions, Node Africa, has chosen privately owned global Network Service Provider, Workonline Communications as their IP transit provider.
Apr 25, 2018
Workonline Communications extends its IP transit service offering into Kenya
Wholesale network service provider Workonline Communications has expanded its East African presence by making its IP transit services available in Nairobi, Kenya.
Jan 19, 2018
Workonline Communications adds Points of Presence in Interxion's Amsterdam and Frankfurt data centre campuses
Leading provider of carrier and cloud-neutral colocation data centre services in Europe Interxion Holding has announced that Workonline Communications, the leading pan-African IP transit network, has deployed Points of Presence (PoPs) in its Amsterdam and Frankfurt data centre campuses.
Dec 4, 2017
Nov 29, 2017

Leading senior network engineeer joins Workonline Communications

Michelle Opiyo has joined Workonline Communications as Senior Network Engineer based in Nairobi, Kenya, adding her high-ranking skill and experience to the company's existing team of leading engineers.

Jun 8, 2017

Bringing quality content to African shores

Fastly continues to grow and expand rapidly.

Workonline Communications connects to the Octotel fibre network
Innovative pan-African service provider Workonline Communications is once again increasing collaboration in the South African market.
Jun 6, 2017
Nov 7, 2016

Workonline Communications sponsorship focuses on Internet access as a human right

Workonline Communications has honoured its commitment to increasing Internet access on the continent through its sponsorship of bandwidth to NGO Afrika Tikkun.

Workonline Communications sees increasing African demand for remote peering services
Pan-African terrestrial Network Service Provider, Workonline Communications, has seen increased demand since turning up remote peering services to the London Access Point (LONAP) Internet exchange point, a little less than a year ago.
Oct 25, 2016
Oct 19, 2016

Partnering to make a difference

Nearly 2000 young people and their families will benefit from high-speed quality bandwidth provided to Afrika Tikkun's Phutaditjaba centre in Alexandra.

Further African access to global IXs
Leading provider of wholesale IP transit and transport services Workonline Communications continues to grow its offering of access to the world's largest and most strategic Internet Exchanges (IXs) from Africa.
Oct 13, 2016
Jun 9, 2016

Your iPad is IPv6 future ready: Ever wanted to facetime your kettle?

The advent of IPv6 technology is an important and necessary development only for those who know how to mitigate its risks.?

Jun 8, 2016

Putting Africa on the Internet Measurement Map

Layer 2 Internet Exchange Point (IXP) NAPAfrica and Workonline Communications have teamed up with the RIPE NCC to gather Internet data that will help network operators gain further visibility into the structure of the African Internet.

Mar 10, 2016

Increasing NSP involvement continues to empower the African continent

The role played by NSPs in empowering developing nations to fulfill their potential cannot be underestimated.

Mar 9, 2016

Workonline Communications encourages industry development through bandwidth sponsorship

Workonline Communications has committed to sponsoring high speed internet access for innovative tech incubator WeThinkCode_.

Dec 8, 2015

Workonline Communications cooperates with TeliaSonera International Carrier

Workonline Communications and TeliaSonera International Carrier (TSIC) have announced their cooperation to increase the quality of IP transit and connectivity services in Africa.

Workonline Communications offers remote peering services to LINX
Workonline Communications is now offering partial transit and remote peering services to the London Internet Exchange (LINX).
Aug 27, 2015
Jul 28, 2015

IPv6 unlocks new Internet possibilities

IPv6 is the current iteration of the Internet Protocol and designed as replacement for IPv4. The updated version also offers several functionality enhancements for those who have switched to the new protocol.

Jun 11, 2015

Workonline Communications offers free IPv6 transit to ISPs

Leading specialised terrestrial network service provider Workonline Communications is offering 100 Mbps of free IPv6 transit to qualifying AfriNIC LIR members.

May 28, 2015

Online Financial Services models set to grow in Africa

The internet has had a profound effect on the financial services industry.

Apr 21, 2015

Workonline supports African entrepreneurs through sponsorship

Pan-African terrestrial network service provider Workonline Communications has agreed to sponsor high-speed connectivity delivered over their metropolitan fibre network for an innovative South African company, Cape Town Garage - in turn supporting African entrepreneurs and new businesses.

Apr 1, 2015

Flexible wholesale models key to driving down SA connectivity costs

Having flexible pricing from wholesale providers for Internet connectivity is paramount for a successful ISP.

Workonline Communications to disrupt African media industry with Africa Media Exchange
Pan-African fibre-based network service provider Workonline Communications is set to launch Africa's first media exchange platform.
Mar 17, 2015
How NSP industry will impact the provision of Internet access into Africa
Edward Lawrence, Co-Founder and Director of Business Development, Workonline Communications.
Mar 2, 2015
Workonline appoints senior solutions architect
Pan-African provider of terrestrial communication services Workonline Communications welcomes Tom Salmon to the team.
Feb 2, 2015
Workonline joins Fibreco network
SA's most ambitious open access, nationwide fibre-optic network owner is proud to welcome Workonline Communications as a new client.
Jul 30, 2014