Observations and commentary on the telecom sector in Africa & the Middle East
Thursday, 9 June 2011
Zimbabwe: Usage of Wi-Fi devices
Regulator POTRAZ has published a notice on the usage of Wi-Fi devices, which specifies the technical requirements. Wi-Fi equipment is to be subject to ‘Type Approval’, and operators of Hot spots will now need to register with POTRAZ with immediate effect, and have till the 30 June to comply. The move follows interference with licensed radio spectrum.