South Africa expects job creation, economic upswing from Equiano

Stakeholders believe the subsea internet cable will indirectly contribute to the creation of 180 000 jobs and increase GDP up to US$7bn by 2025.
Staff Writer
Feb 19, 2020

End to SA's international connectivity catastrophe

Openserve receives confirmation from cable vessel Leon Thevenin that restoration of SAT3/WASC is complete.
Jan 23, 2020

Cable ship Leon Thevenin heads to Angola

Openserve releases statement on latest developments.
Jan 22, 2020

Cable restoration vessel readies to depart Cape

Openserve confirms process underway and all loading is expected to be complete by 22 January 2020.
Apr 24, 2019

South Africa: severe weather hits Openserve's infrastructure

The bad weather hitting coastal KZN is wreaking havoc on Openserve infrastructure and causing a rising number of network faults.
Sep 5, 2018

Skills essential if SA is to survive 'digital tsunami'

The country's education system and its ability to generate sufficient sought-after skills remains under scrutiny.
May 28, 2018

Telkom posts flat revenue as BCX underperforms

Telkom reports flat revenue and declining headline earnings on the back of a tough year for BCX due to declining ICT spend in both the private and public sectors.
Oct 12, 2017

South Africa: severe weather impacts Openserve's infrastructure

Chief of Operations advises those who use the company's network to report faults via their respective service providers.
Jul 20, 2017

Telkom's Openserve to reduce prices in August

The company will upgrade its 2Mbps and 8Mbps offerings to 4Mbps and 10Mbps respectively free of charge.
Oct 17, 2016

Openserve, Huawei link up on fibre network expansion

Companies announce trial results indicating a seven-fold increase in the speed of fibre deployment.
Jun 8, 2016

8,600 Telkom SA employees heading to Openserve

Move signals the formal integration of the networks organisation into autonomous wholesale division.
May 9, 2016

Telkom's Openserve announces price reductions

Wholesale division confirms new rates will be effective on 1 June 2016.