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WAPA to drive TVWS Pilot Project

Wed, 04/09/2019 - 10:58

In ground-breaking news, the long-awaited TV White Space (TVWS) grant to support an Adaptrum-led project to help improve Internet access to rural areas in South Africa, was made by the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) on 5 August in Durban.

US Consulate General in Durban political and economic chief Hala Rharrit signed the grant on behalf of USTDA, along with Wireless Access Providers Association (WAPA) executive committee member and Pilot Project Lead, Paul Colmer.

Learn More in the Western Cape

Wed, 15/05/2019 - 14:17

June is officially the start of winter and it’s also the month in which we bring training to the Mother City. So if you are based in the Western Cape (or if you fancy a break from your home town!) join us on 6 June as we unpack the mysteries of fibre technology. Being held at Rondekuil Estates in Durbanville on 6 June, the fundamental fibre training agenda is packed with important information

Fibre Training at Western Cape Agenda

  • How to manage a layer3 ISP on fibre 

  • Introduction and history

Fundamental Fibre Technology Training at Bloemfontein Event

Mon, 21/01/2019 - 14:42

Fancy a trip to the luxurious Emoya Estate in Bloemfontein? Why not join WAPA on 8 February to indulge in a training session on fundamental fibre technology that’s sure to reduce your stress levels.

Situated less than 9 km from the Western Bypass in Bloemfontein, the Emoya Estate hotel and spa is situated in a game reserve. The tranquil environment belies the fact that it easily accessible, while providing the perfect atmosphere for information sharing.

The training agenda includes: