Cricket South Africa is proud to announce a partnership with one of South Africa’s leading national telecommunication providers, BitCo Telecoms.
The telecommunications Provider, renowned for its Business Fibre Internet, Wireless Internet and VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) services throughout South Africa, has been named as Cricket South Africa (CSA) and the Proteas official Internet Service Provider for the next five years.
Announcing the sponsorship deal today in Johannesburg, CSA’s Acting Chief Executive, Dr. Jacques Faul, said the deal was unique as the BitCo partnership will be providing Fibre Internet and VoIP services to all sixteen Cricket stadiums across the country as well as the CSA’s headquarters in Melrose, Johannesburg, and The Centre of Excellence in Hatfield, Pretoria.
“We are proud to be partnering with BitCo and also proud of their capability to meet CSA’s requirements and those of our members. The service has been in full operation for some time now and it has already met our capacity. We look forward to many more successes and to continue receiving superior and unparalleled service from our partner, BitCo,” said Dr. Faul.
About Cricket South Africa:
Cricket South Africa (CSA), an affiliate of the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) and a full member of the International Cricket Council (ICC), is the national governing body for the sport of cricket in South Africa and administers all aspects of South African cricket, men and women, both in the professional and amateur spheres.
BitCo builds, maintains and manages their private Business Fibre, Wireless and Voice Last Mile Network which spans across South Africa. Complete control combined with Quality of Service (QoS) guarantees operational uptime and a Network to optimally service the Broad Business Market.
Not only does BitCo offer services directly to business, they enable any level of the ICT Channel to maximise their business by leveraging off their Carrier-Grade Fibre, Wireless and Voice Network. In addition, BitCo partners with Open Access Providers across South Africa to offer Fibre to the Home.