2014: Year of many connections

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Written by Connection-Telecom Editor on Friday, 23 January 2015

A lot of progress was made in the South African VoIP market during 2014, alt
and it's expected to enjoy continuous growth in the coming years – due to the cost-effectiveness that VoIP offers. This is important to South African businesses and consumers, as they still pay too much for mobile calls.

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WiFi 'storm' in 2015

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Written by Connection-Telecom Editor on Friday, 16 January 2015

According to a recent report, global WiFi hotspot numbers are expected to grow to alt
more than 340 million by 2018. That's nearly one hotspot for every 20 people on earth!

WiFi growth in South Africa will continue steadily into 2015 – urged on by factors like the smartphone revolution, the spread of fibre, and municipal initiatives.

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IS and MWeb deal gets green light

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Written by Connection-Telecom Editor on Friday, 19 December 2014

The Competition Commission has recommended the approval in the proposed
merger between Dimension Data’s Internet Solutions (IS), and three divisions of MWeb. But on the condition that no more than 35 employees of the merged entity be retrenched as a result of the deal.

Read more at TechCentral.