Q-KON Africa

There’s satellite, and then there are smart satellite services…

Investing in smart satellite services offers additional benefits in niche scenarios.
Oct 29, 2021

Closing the connectivity divide

McKinsey estimates it would cost $700 billion to $900 billion to bring true high band 5G connectivity to countries 25% of the global population.
Jul 13, 2021

Smart satellites offer connectivity solutions whatever the weather

Smart satellite systems like the Twoobii-on-Flex service operated by Intelsat are engineered to continue to deliver excellent signal strength even during heavy rainfall.
Mar 4, 2020

Satellite services for a 5G future

Satellites can help 5G networks achieve sub-1ms latency by multi-casting content to caches located at individual cells, says Q-KON Africa.
Jun 6, 2019

Is SpaceX StarLink launched for Africa?

The SpaceX StarLink service offers benefits to connect all "off-grid" users as well as providing a high-reliable, easy to deploy fibre-alternative service - it does build a compelling case that Africa can't ignore says Q-KON Group.
Feb 13, 2018

Q-KON launches the first regional gateway network in Africa using the iDirect Multi-carrier Mesh Solution

Dawie de Wet, CEO, Q-KON, sits down with iDirect and offers his perspective on the financial market in Africa, and becoming the first on the continent to launch a regional gateway network using iDirect's mesh solution.
Aug 13, 2015

OPINION: It's possible enable broadband for everyone at zero cost

Specialist service providers can provide broadband on a large scale at no cost to the user or the government.