Satellite broadband is a key component in Africa’s B2B connectivity mix. Now it’s a step closer

The regulatory approval achieved by Starlink in Mozambique and Nigeria is a positive development for our entire industry said Dawie de Wet, CEO of Q-KON.
Feb 4, 2020

What is coming for satellite?

While the satellite industry will remain a niche environment best suited to be developed by specialist service providers, the industry is undergoing major developments, is increasing in performance and lowering cost says Q-KON.
May 15, 2019

Running a country's businesses on satellite

Why even consider satellite as a communication medium? Simple: Because it works, it's reliable and it is the best cost alternative says Q-KON.
Apr 23, 2019

Overview of how the Twoobii solution enables telephony services

The Twoobii solution was also specifically engineered to support the implementation of IP telephony services using VoIP technology. Q-KON offers a brief outline of what is required to implement the solution.
Apr 23, 2019

Making satellite work for your business

The very first perspective we should consider to truly understand the satellite services industry is revenue, and revenue potential, says Q-KON.
Mar 27, 2019

Satellite mostly cheaper than 3G

If Twoobii was a country, it would rank #75 globally and #15 in bub-Saharan Africa as per the Cable.co.uk survey, at $3,50/GB, claims Q-KON.
Jan 30, 2019

Axiz, Innova partner to boost HTS connectivity in Africa

Companies to leverage Ka-band HTS innovation.
Aug 14, 2018

The unique capabilities of satellite data connections

South Africa's Internet penetration is three percentage points above the Southern African average, and one percentage point above the global average, according to Q-KON.

Do you need a managed or broadband service?

As an experienced "off-grid" solutions and services provider, Q-KON has the resources to offer highly specialised Managed Services as well as options for Broadband Services.
May 7, 2018

Why banks are using satellite services

One of South Africa's largest banks uses satellite connectivity as very high availability back-up, for trusted ATM and point-of-sale or as a failsafe for disaster recovery connectivity, says Dawie de Wet, CEO of Q-KON.
Jan 15, 2018

Q-KON World First To Deploy iDirect Regional Node Solution To Provide Critical Primary And Backup Communication For A Financial VSAT Network In Swaziland

In a world first, Q-KON successfully deployed a satellite Regional Node solution to provide critical primary and backup communication for a financial VSAT network in Swaziland.
Nov 20, 2015

OPINION: The real opportunities within Africa's satellite landscape

The continent's satellite industry is evolving at a rapid pace and with the change there is opportunity... if you know where to look.