Communications Infrastructure

/Communications Infrastructure

Metacom launches the first Metacom Insight event for Cape Town retail executives and professionals

Metacom – specialists in providing high-quality managed Software Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) services to customers across various industries - will be hosting the inaugural Metacom Insight event on Friday, 14 September 2018 at the Century City Conference Centre in Cape Town along with various retail and technology industry experts. Metacom Insight | The Store

Metacom launches the first Metacom Insight event for Cape Town retail executives and professionals 2018-09-05T09:23:45+00:00

Metacom – Why you should switch to SD-WAN now

Digital transformation and the rise of public cloud-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications have created desperation among companies to integrate new revenue driving services into their WAN environment. It has become critical for companies to have the agility required to rapidly deploy cloud, big data, analytics, mobility services and edge computing says Marius Visser – Managing Director,

Metacom – Why you should switch to SD-WAN now 2018-09-05T09:20:15+00:00

Metacom ensures remote sites are operational within 24 hours – Here’s how

Software-defined networking company Metacom specialises in providing high-reliability networks and the infrastructure to support it across the industrial, financial, and retail environments. With their sincere passion and interest to connect people, machines, and computers, Metacom provides superior managed communication services across several last-mile connectivity options, such as GSM, satellite, ADSL, and fibre. Driving their outstanding

Metacom ensures remote sites are operational within 24 hours – Here’s how 2018-09-05T09:18:59+00:00

Connecting with customers through Metacom’s in-store Managed Wi-Fi Solution

The retail landscape is changing, and as consumers become increasingly connected they have higher expectations. eCommerce offers consumers seemingly unlimited options and as a result, cultivating customer loyalty is becoming increasingly difficult for traditional retailers. Bricks and mortar stores still hold the advantage in that they are able to develop personal relationships with their customers

Connecting with customers through Metacom’s in-store Managed Wi-Fi Solution 2018-07-30T06:35:03+00:00

Reaching global expansion ‘The Metacom Way’

Commercial and industrial communications provider Metacom has grown enormously and in just over fifteen years operates in 22 countries around the world, 18 of which are on the African continent. A managed, high availability point-to-point network provider, Metacom developed what many consider to be the most reliable failover communication technology and algorithms available for the

Reaching global expansion ‘The Metacom Way’ 2018-07-30T07:05:15+00:00

The Cisco of Africa, and so much more

Réan van Niekerk interviewed by Evans Manyonga A colourful childhood, a true passion for electronic engineering and computational devices and a career in the navy culminating in establishing a modern tech juggernaut, is the backdrop of Metacom’s Managing Director Réan van Niekerk’s intriguing story. “Born in Johannesburg, I grew up in Cape Town, Worcester, England,

The Cisco of Africa, and so much more 2018-07-30T07:05:57+00:00

Metacom router puts the mobile hotspot where the business is

Industrial communications provider, Metacom, has revealed its MC614M Intelligent Router, which ensures robust and reliable Wi-Fi connectivity anywhere in Africa. “The MC614M Intelligent Router was created to solve a very specific problem experienced by South African organisations – the need to have an integrated mobile hotspot which can move with the business and deliver value

Metacom router puts the mobile hotspot where the business is 2018-07-20T06:30:50+00:00

Translating the Wi-Fi noise for retail business

Everybody wants wireless and they want it yesterday, but what does it really mean for the business and how can it be done properly? “Executives come out of board meetings saying that now is the time to implement Wi-Fi, but there is a lack of substance behind it,” says Marius Visser, Executive Business Solutions at

Translating the Wi-Fi noise for retail business 2018-07-20T06:33:55+00:00

Delivering effective point-to-point communication in Africa

Africa presents its own set of unique and interesting connectivity challenges to any organisation looking to expand its footprint, and Metacom has found a way…. Vast distances, a challenging climate, limited infrastructure and remote populations – these are just a few of the challenges which make expansion into Africa both complex and demanding. Organisations looking

Delivering effective point-to-point communication in Africa 2018-07-20T06:26:17+00:00

Metacom unveils the MC412 Intelligent Router platform

Industrial and commercial communications operator, Metacom, has unveiled the MC412 Intelligent Router platform. The new platform continues to build on the success of the highly regarded MC402 Remote Router, and further extends the solutions offered by Metacom. “With the MC412 Intelligent Router, Metacom has developed a highly integrated device with a rich feature set. Our

Metacom unveils the MC412 Intelligent Router platform 2018-07-20T06:36:39+00:00