Yearly Archives: 2014

/2014

Metacom acquires Multenet

Industrial and commercial communications operator Metacom has acquired 100% of Stellenbosch-based hardware development company, Multenet. Metacom MD Réan van Niekerk says the purchase makes Metacom "the strongest player in South Africa in our market niche, serving financial, industrial and commercial clients who need reliable, secure, low-cost communications". Van Niekerk says Multenet "is the only company we know

Metacom acquires Multenet 2018-07-20T06:41:22+00:00

Metacom boosts core network as data use grows

Industrial and commercial communications operator Metacom has invested significantly in upgrading its core network to meet increasing customer needs, says MD, Réan van Niekerk. "We specialise in providing integrated, highly available communications to support critical business needs like electronic transactions, machine-to-machine communications and electronic control systems," says Van Niekerk. "Over the past few years, our customers

Metacom boosts core network as data use grows 2018-07-20T06:35:30+00:00

Metacom Management Centre offers clients visibility, control

Industrial and commercial communications operator Metacom has launched its Web-based Metacom Management Centreto clients, allowing them unprecedented insight into network performance. "We solve difficult communications problems for banks, retailers and utilities," says Metacom MD Réan van Niekerk. "We use a combination of custom-designed, high-quality router equipment and a managed private network to deliver data from wherever

Metacom Management Centre offers clients visibility, control 2018-07-20T06:45:07+00:00

Metacom enables SA’s leading independent ATM network

Since 2005, Spark ATM has grown to be South Africa's leading independent ATM network, with over 2 500 cash machines in some of the country's most remote areas – all built on the basis of a uniquely lean, low-cost business model that has enabled it to put ATMs where nobody else can. "Many of our ATMs are in deep

Metacom enables SA’s leading independent ATM network 2018-07-20T06:43:41+00:00

Menswear retailer John Craig rolls out new network in three weeks with Metacom

Menswear retailer John Craig has rolled out a new Metacom communications platform to 85 stores in South Africa in just three weeks, providing increased reliability at lower cost. "Our parent company's business strategy required us to consolidate on a single platform," says Deon van der Wath, Director: Risk Management for John Craig. "When Metacom showed me

Menswear retailer John Craig rolls out new network in three weeks with Metacom 2018-07-20T06:44:14+00:00

Ackermans chooses Metacom for managed connectivity at all its stores

Value retailer Ackermans has connected all 436 of its stores across southern Africa using Metacom's managed network and intelligent routers, which use a combination of ADSL, satellite and GSM to provide every point of sale with seamless, reliable connectivity, no matter how remote the location. "Metacom is able to offer us a fully managed service

Ackermans chooses Metacom for managed connectivity at all its stores 2018-07-20T06:43:05+00:00

SA firm helps clients cut through communication tangles in Africa

Poor communication infrastructure is one of the biggest obstacles to South African businesses trying to establish a footprint in the rest of Africa, says Metacom MD Réan van Niekerk – which is why service providers need to build flexible solutions using whatever technology is available. "If you are a bank or a retailer, for example, the

SA firm helps clients cut through communication tangles in Africa 2018-07-20T06:44:33+00:00