China Telecom and Liquid Telecom in “historic” deal
09 May 2018
In what’s been hailed as a “landmark partnership”, China Telecom Global (CTG) and Liquid Telecom will work together to provide Africa and Asia with what they say are “industry-leading” network solutions and services.
The companies said their “historic” strategic agreement will enable them to serve their respective enterprise and wholesale customers with extended network coverage across some of the fastest-growing economies in the two regions.Find out more
IoT network deployed across Kigali to support smart city initiatives
10 May 2017
Engineers setting up Kigalis’ smart city LoRaWAN network.
From having very little network connectivity just a few years ago, Rwanda now has ambitions to become a smart city blueprint for other African nations to follow.
The country’s government has launched a flagship Internet of Things project in Kigali which features technology supplied by Inmarsat and Nokia.
Inmarsat has deployed low power WAN infrastructure around the capital using the LoRaWAN protocol to connect sensors and devices in the IoT. Find out more