Nelson Mandela Bay iHub is a business incubator located in Port Elizabeth and Thembalethu, George that supports businesses in ICT. The iHub has a specific focus on technologies that have the potential to disrupt existing value chains and facilitate market access for our incubatees whilst

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The Reference R-GLSD

The CSIR developed Reference Geo-location spectrum database (R-GLSD) is full-fledged and market-oriented regulatory reference spectrum database. The R-GLSD gives any national spectrum regulator the capability to have full control of the national spectrum resources band per...

One in every five persons will, one day, need a blood transfusion, yet the blood supply chain is plagued by volatile demand and often poorly controlled supply. Seeking to correct this, SaveLivez created a system to integrate each stage, going from demand forecasting, through ideal stock level...

The multi-mode composite antenna developed by researchers at Stellenbosch University achieves near hemispherical coverage with reduced power gain variation and improved polarisation discrimination capabilities when compared to conventional dual-polarised dipole antennas. This is currently the only...

This technology is for wireless networking and permits wireless communications at faster rates (in the presence of interference), at longer distances, and using less power (saving battery power in low power devices). This is achieved at the expense of slightly more complex hardware and software, as...

The SKARAB is an extremely scalable, energy-efficient 1U 19” rack mount network-attached FPGA computing platform. The heart of the platform is a motherboard featuring a Xilinx Virtex 7 (XC7VX690T-2-FFG1927) FPGA that provides unparalleled I/O bandwidth (1.28 Tera-bits per second total bandwidth) to...

Storage Pods: High-Performance Storage for the Stars

The SP4000 range of high performance, network-centric HDD and SSD managed storage solutions provide unprecedented scalability and performance for high-end data storage and buffering tasks. The SP4000C is a compact 4U 19” rack-mountable 48-bay...

Connecting Communities

Zenzeleni is a solar-powered, community-owned Wifi telecommunications network solution providing affordable communications to remote rural areas. Through the use of wireless mesh networking, users are able to make free internal voice over IP calls, while the cost of...