TELLUMAT BRINGS AFFORDABLE INTERNET ACCESS TO DELFT

Cape Town’s impoverished Delft residential area received an energising boost when Tellumat bought an existing non-functional Wi-Fi network and built a town-wide Wi-Fi network, connecting residents to vital economy services. Market need Delft, established in 1989, is an especially disadvantaged township near the Cape Town International Airport and Site C, Khayelitsha. It is known for…

TELLUMAT’S BASE STATION POWER MANAGER PROVIDES BUSINESS AS USUAL FOR SHARED ELECTRICAL SITES

Market need As municipalities continue to limit the number of cellular towers, shared base station towers are becoming increasingly common. Such installations accommodate multiple cellular network operators’ routing and signalling equipment, with the first operator to acquire the site usually taking on responsibility for sharing out electrical power to subsequent joiners. Under the combined impact…

TK1 PROVIDES EFFECTIVE, ENERGY-EFFICIENT COOLING FOR INCREASED HEAT LOAD IN BASE STATIONS

Market need In South Africa’s climate of temperature extremes, cooling of mobile network Base Transceiver Station (BTS) equipment shelters can present a significant challenge. Traditionally, suppliers have focused on throwing quantity at the problem, simply advising clients to procure more air-conditioning as part of an inefficient solution matrix involving ever more power consumption backed up…