Openserve plans to terminate ADSL from 01 October

Wednesday 1 September 2021 | 10:55 CET | News
South Africa's Openserve has informed ISPs of the potential termination of Resell DSL and Openserve Copper Connect (OCC) services, MyBroadband reported. Openserve said it reserves the right to cease any or all DSL and OCC services that are within its fibre footprint from 01 October 2021. Some ISPs told MyBroadband that Openserve seems to be targeting specific areas for its 01 October termination.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Fixed
Companies: Openserve / Telkom
Countries: South Africa
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Openview partners with Vodacom South Africa to launch data packages

Published 29 Nov 2021 11:31 CET | South Africa
Openview has announced new data packages in partnership with Vodacom that work with its Connect dongle. These deals will let ...

Openserve becomes landing partner for Equiano cable in South Africa

Published 17 Nov 2021 11:03 CET | South Africa
Telkom South Africa's wholesale division Openserve says it has become a landing partner for Google's Equiano undersea cable. ...

Vodacom, CIVH to merge fibre assets in new South African InfraCo

Published 10 Nov 2021 09:41 CET | South Africa
Vodacom Group announced that it has agreed terms to acquire a strategic stake in the fibre assets of Community Investment ...

Afrihost and Axxess launch uncapped Telkom LTE

Published 07 Oct 2021 10:26 CET | South Africa
South African ISPs Afrihost and Axxess have announced the launch of uncapped Telkom LTE packages, MyBroadband reported. Axxess is ...

Evotel plans to reach 100,00 homes passed by fibre by year-end

Published 29 Sep 2021 11:08 CET | South Africa
Evotel is targeting to pass 100,000 South African homes with its fibre network by the end of this year, ITWeb reported. Bradley ...

Openserve launches 500Mbps fibre service

Published 27 Aug 2021 10:39 CET | South Africa
Telkom's wholesale division Openserve has launched a high-end FTTH service offering 500Mbps download speed and 250Mbps upload, ...

Telkom South Africa plans to reuse legacy copper infrastructure in fibre network

Published 31 May 2021 10:09 CET | South Africa
Telkom South Africa is planning to repurpose some of its legacy copper infrastructure as it shifts to next-generation ...

Openserve confirms speed upgrades

Published 15 Feb 2021 09:46 CET | South Africa
Telkom South Africa's wholesale division Openserve has confirmed that it will upgrade speeds and cut prices on its fibre and ...

Telkom says new naked ADSL products are not available to existing customers

Published 28 May 2020 10:57 CET | South Africa
South African operator Telkom has said that its new DSL unlimited home Lite bundles are not available to existing ADSL customers, ...

Telkom South Africa plans to shift from ADSL within 5 years

Published 29 May 2019 10:58 CET | South Africa
Telkom South Africa plans to migrate all of its customers away from ADSL, and begin shutting down its copper network, in the next ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

25 Jan Ericsson Q4 2021
25 Jan Verizon Q4 2021
25 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
25 Jan F5 fiscal Q1
25 Jan Uniti Group Q4
25 Jan European 5G Conference
26 Jan AT&T Q4 2021
26 Jan Crown Castle Q4 2021
26 Jan Corning Q4 2021
26 Jan Intel Q4 2021
26 Jan Calix Q4 2021
27 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2021
27 Jan STMicroelectronics Q4 2021
27 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
27 Jan MTN Nigeria Q4 2021
27 Jan Rogers Communications Q4 2021
27 Jan Elisa Q4 2021
27 Jan Comcast Q4 2021
27 Jan Samsung Electronics Q4 2021
27 Jan Apple fiscal Q1
27 Jan FCC meeting
28 Jan SK Hynix Q4
28 Jan Telia Lithuania Q4 2021
28 Jan Telia Company Q4 2021
28 Jan Charter Communications Q4
::: More Calendar Items