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Seacom to extend fibre reach through acquisition of MacroLan

Seacom, the South African and cloud-based company acquired MacroLan a Cape-Town based ISP. The acquisition was made to extend the reach of its fibre network to more metropolitan areas across South Africa.  The Pan-African telecom company said it wants to bolster its managed services capability for its business customers. MacroLan is said to become the [...]

SEACOM extends fibre network reach in South Africa

SEACOM is bringing high-speed fibre internet access to businesses and homes in Johannesburg, starting in Alberton, with a rollout of 8km of fibre. The last-mile fibre network will go through several business, residential development and shopping malls of the area.  This development comes in line with SEACOMs plans to extend its reach further across South [...]

ShowMax teams up with SEACOM to improve service delivery in East Africa

ShowMax, the video-streaming service of Naspers, has announced its partnership with SEACOM, the submarine cable operator in the East and West coasts of Africa. Following this, SEACOM will fasten its data service provided in Kenya. The catching servers of ShowMax will be hosted by SEACOM. Customers experience will be enhanced with the local ISPs lowering [...]