Steve Briggs

Seacom appoints new MD to head up ENEA region

Former CloudSmiths East Africa executive Tejpal Bedi joins company effective 1 November.
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Nov 9, 2021

DDoS attacks up by 300% in Africa since 2019

Continent experienced a similar spike in February 2020, coinciding with global COVID-19 related lockdowns, according to Seacom research.
Oct 27, 2021

Seacom acquires metro network from Kenya’s Hirani Telecom

Network will be incorporated into Seacom’s existing infrastructure in Nairobi and available to enterprise customers.
Oct 1, 2021

Tonny Tugee to leave Seacom

Company tight-lipped on details surrounding regional lead’s resignation.
Jul 13, 2021

Connectivity in South Africa: the numbers you need to know

Narrowing the digital divide could help through job creation, skills development, and access to digital innovations says Steve Briggs, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at SEACOM.
Mar 30, 2021

5G and fibre – why we need both to drive connectivity in South Africa

It’s no surprise that many people have the misconception that 5G will ultimately replace fibre, when in fact 5G without fibre would not exist says Steve Briggs, Chief Commercial Officer at Seacom.

Being future-fit enough to compete in SA’s digital revolution

The development of 4IR skill sets identified as critical to successful positioning.
Nov 16, 2020

Black Friday 2020: trends, pitfalls, and opportunities for your business

Businesses that experience a sudden increase in online sales may struggle to scale their supply chains, storage capacity, or delivery services says Steve Briggs, Chief Commercial Officer at SEACOM.

Vodacom, Seacom partner in African network venture

The companies enter a network partnership to initiate the next chapter of their African connectivity venture.
Mar 13, 2018

Fibre 'land grab' underway in East, Southern Africa says SEACOM

Company is witnessing a rush to build fibre in metro areas, references developments in Kenya as an example for other African countries.