Published Publications

South African Connect Broadband Research Programme

SA Connect is name given to the South African Government’s policy to drive greater access and usage of broadband services at affordable prices.

Published Publications

e-Education Research Programme

e-Education in South Africa is in crisis. ICT in education was mooted in the e-Education White Paper of 2004, but implementation has been patchy and fraught with problems.

Press Release

SA Connect: Two years on, where do we stand? A review by BMI-TechKnowledge

The 6th December 2015 will mark a full two years since the South African national broadband policy, dubbed SA Connect, was published.



A race is on to deploy fibre to the building (FTTB). BMI-T now has a mainstream BPO activity known as FibreSmart.

Navigator Insight

Is an Open Access Wireless Network suitable for South Africa?

The idea of establishing a new open access wholesale-only wireless network (OAWN) has received significant attention in South Africa.