OUR THOUGHTS

From regulatory news to the Fourth Industrial Revolution, find our latest articles for expert industry insight below

pygma
Tue 20 August 2019

Pygma founder appointed to ICANN

It is with great excitement and pleasure to inform you that Mandla Msimang, founder and chairperson of Pygma Consulting, has…

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Spectrum-resized
Wed 14 August 2019

High-demand spectrum allocation: what ICASA’s spectrum auction may look like – Part III

In July 2019, South Africa’s Communications Minister published the Policy on High Demand Spectrum and Policy Direction on the Licensing…

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WOAN_structure
Mon 12 August 2019

High Demand Spectrum in South Africa and the Wholesale Open Access Network – Part II

A wholesale open-access network (WOAN) refers to a horizontally layered network architecture in telecommunications, and the business model that separates…

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HDS-policy
Fri 9 August 2019

South Africa’s High Demand Spectrum policy – Part I

In July 2019 the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies gazetted the Policy on High Demand Spectrum and Policy Direction…

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Broadcast Advert
Mon 5 August 2019

The change of the advertising medium in South Africa

According to Statista, South Africa’s advertising market was worth just under R40 billion in 2018, with TV and video ad-spend…

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Broad lanscape
Tue 23 July 2019

A look at South Africa’s broadcasting landscape, from the past to the present – and future

South Africa’s TV and radio broadcasting landscape is made up of many players: subscription, free-to-air, satellite, commercial, and community broadcasters,…

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