Entries by Tayla Samuel

Infraplex and TT Connect have partnered to connect Gauteng.

Over the past few months demand for connectivity has increased significantly while business implement “work from home” strategies and more consumers seek entertainment online. Infraplex’s objective is to meet some of this demand and connect as many South Africans as possible though a quality service and premium support. “Infraplex is seeking to establish strategic partnerships […]

Eskom Stage 2 load shedding and your Infraplex power solution.

Eskom has announced that it will implement stage 2 load-shedding from 12:00 until 22:00 on Tuesday 1 September. The power utility said that the rolling blackouts would be implemented due to the breakdown of 10 generation units at seven different power stations over the last two days. “Eskom regrets to inform the public that due […]

DSTV announces changes from 1 September.

With growth and evolution comes change. DSTV has decided to restructure the movie and sport channels to bring you streamlined categorisation and simple navigation to your favourite DSTV channels. Apart from the channel changes, DSTV and SuperSport have decided to drop the numbering system it has used for its channels for the past two decades, […]

Backup power resources during load shedding

Load-shedding recently returned to South Africa, which means that many people may need to buy backup electricity solutions to keep important electronics running while the power is out. This requirement has been exacerbated by the increased prevalence of working from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Having a laptop which is capable of running for […]

Infraplex and Link Africa have joined forces to connect Gauteng.

Access to fast and reliable connectivity makes it possible for millions of South Africans to work from home, while making it easier to share critical information and allowing learners to continue studying at home during COVID – 19 as it is affecting attendance. “Infraplex is seeking to establish strategic partnerships with FNO (Fibre Network operators) […]

Big ADSL shutdown in South Africa

Openserve has warned that it will shut down its ADSL offering in areas where fibre connectivity is available from 1 September. In a letter sent to ISPs which was subsequently forwarded to affected customers, Openserve said that in areas where Openserve Fibre Connect (OFC) was already available, all DSL and copper services would be disconnected. […]

South Africa’s new data privacy law and how it affects you.

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that certain sections of South Africa’s Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) will take effect from 1 July 2020. POPIA was implemented to enforce the ownership of personal information and the permissions around using it.The POPI Act sets forth eight conditions for the lawful processing of personal information. These conditions […]