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Vodacom addresses load shedding impact on its network

By Ryan Noik 10 December 2019

Vodacom has addressed the impact of Stage 4 and Stage 6 load shedding on its network, and why users may experience intermittent issues during extended periods of load shedding. FULL STORY >

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Combat load shedding with BT-QUBE

By Staff Writer 4 September 2015

Although the economic impact of load shedding is unknown, the harsh reality is that it will be around for many years to come. FULL STORY >

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Power that never cuts

By Staff Writer 26 May 2015

In the wake of months of power outages from load shedding, many South Africans are exploring alternative energy sources as a means to keep the lights on. FULL STORY >

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Load shedding exacerbates data management challenges

By Ryan Noik 16 April 2015

The impact of load shedding on an organisation’s data management capabilities is adding a level of uncertainty to boardroom discussions about technology. FULL STORY >

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Jasco Power launches Jnet 1-10KVA UPS range

By Staff Writer 20 February 2015

Jasco Power Solutions has launched a new range of high frequency 1-10Kva UPS’ that will offer small and medium-sized local businesses the daily risk coverage they need to survive the load shedding that is likely to become the norm in South Africa. ... FULL STORY >

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Quick Review: Powertraveller PowerGorilla

By Ryan Noik 29 January 2015

Now that the spectre of load shedding once again looms, portable power packs have never been more relevant. Thankfully the PowerGorilla beats its chest and can keep you mostly functional when the lights go out. FULL STORY >

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The neophyte’s guide to preparing for a powercut

By Ryan Noik 31 March 2014

It’s every geek, no, every modern day native’s worst nightmare – you wake up or get home from work to discover you are in the midst of a load shedding blackout, or power cut, with end time unknown. Here are some of our top measures you... FULL STORY >

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