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2020-09-06 mybroadband, The fastest network connection in South Africa that you can’t get

2020-03-30 AmLight Exp, AmLight Express and Protect demonstrates the utility of the collaborative initiative to connect South Africa via AmLight-SACS

2020-03-01 FIU, AmLight Express and Protect interconnects three continents by activating 100G end-to-end links between the U.S., Brazil and South Africa


2019-05-29 IT WEB, NEC XON deploys ADVA fibre solution at SANReN

2019-05-29 ADVA, SANReN selects ADVA FSP 3000 with ALM fibre monitoring solution

2019-05-29 GlobeNewsWire, SANReN selects ADVA FSP 3000 with ALM fibre monitoring solution


2018-12-05 SANReN Cyber Security Challenge 2018


2017-12-15 SANReN Cyber Security Challenge 2017

2017-02-06 IT Web News, Launch of the SANReN Open Exchange Point (OXP)

2017-02-06 IT Web News, Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) up and running


2015-11 NUANCE, Vol. 8, Issue 7: November 2015, Introducing Mconf web conferencing to African NRENs

2015-08-06 CSIR, Exploring ways to combat IT incidents for the research and education community of South Africa

2015-08-05 CSIR, SA NREN Mconf web-conferencing service launched

2015-06-19 Mail & Guardian, Academics make jump to lightspeed internet

2015-04-20 ITWeb News, SANReN connects an additional 29 sites, (interview with SANReN’s Competence Area Manager)

2015-04-14 mybroadband, South African University Internet speed shootout


2013-11-08 ITWeb TENET participates in successful TV White Spaces trial

2013-05-13 ITWeb Industry Video, SANReN progress


2014-12-14 mybroadband, 10 Gbps SANReN network grows

2012-02-09 Media Club South Africa, More broadband for South Africa

2012-01-30 ITWeb, 10 Gbps Broadband for Universities


2011-11-18 ITWeb, SANReN halfway completed

2011-11-16 CSIR, Phase one of SANReN complete

2011-11-02 mybroadband, SANReN fibre network celebrated in Durban

2011-10-25 ITWeb, National research network takes next step

2011-05-25 ITWeb, Broadband for universities by year-end

2011-03-31 ITWeb, Academia gets remote Internet access

2011-03-04 ITWeb, Higher education gets better connection

2011-02-01 ITWeb, SKA, MeerKAT link up


2010-10-27 ITWeb, CSIR courts telco partnership


2009-12-01 South African Government, South African National Research Network (SANReN’s) national backbone network completed ahead of schedule

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