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The Beginner’s Guide to DSL (ADSL/VDSL) Internet

Although DSL is no longer the best internet solution available, it’s still a great solution in areas where both Fibre and Fixed Wireless coverage is limited or unavailable.   Higher speeds are available via VDSL packages making it a viable option. The only caveat is that a Telkom phone line is required. But don’t let that deter you from considering DSL. Let’s examine the basics of DSL.  What is DSL?  The DSL (Digital …

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ASSIA and You

Telkom has been steadily migrating DSL lines to its new ASSIA-based Dynamic Spectrum Management Software. What does this mean for you? A more stable and reliable connection and all you need to do is sit back and enjoy your DSL. The two most important readings on a DSL line is the attenuation (the resistance to …

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Our 5 Tips for better WiFi

WiFi is considered one of the greatest modern conveniences. When a WiFi network is running flawlessly it keeps all of our device’s and computer’s massive bandwidth requirements satisfied. A well running network goes unnoticed, until problems start to pop up! It’s very easy to misdiagnose slow download speeds and high latency and blame the DSL …

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