Internet Solutions raises stake in AlwaysOn to 100%

Friday 23 May 2014 | 11:30 CET | News
South Africa ISP Internet Solutions (IS) has increased its shareholding in Wi-Fi provider AlwaysOn to 100 percent for an undisclosed sum. In 2009 Internet Solutions acquired 51 percent in the company. AlwaysOn provides secure Wi-Fi internet access to over 1,400 locations in South Africa and offers roaming capabilities in over 110 countries at more than 1 million hotspots. IS said in a statement that Wi-Fi is increasingly an integral component to the mobile strategies of organisations, and Wi-Fi technology is now an important part of the overall mobile user experience. AlwaysOn will continue

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Internet Solutions
Countries: South Africa
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