Neotel selects ADVA Optical Networking and Juniper Networks for integrated packet optical solution

Neotel and ADVA Optical Networking today jointly announce that Neotel has deployed the ADVA FSP 3000 and Juniper PTX3000 to create a flexible, dynamic and integrated packet Optical Network Architecture. One of South Africa's leading service providers, Neotel is using the Multi-Layer Network to respond to enormous bandwidth growth in fixed and mobile data consumption and increasing migration to Cloud Services.

Mark Harris will lead XON’s marketing charge to deliver smart cities message

Mark Harris - Marketing Director

Mark Harris has been promoted from national sales manager to marketing director of XON as the company bolsters its marketing strength following NEC Europe’s investment in it.

The two companies created an integrated market approach through the NEC Africa office in August this year.

Metrofibre Networx invests in 100Gbps DWDM technology from ADVA Optical Networking provided through XON

Caption: Gary Webster, head of Sales at Metrofibre Networx

Metrofibre Networx has upgraded its network deploying ADVA Optical Networking’s Metro DWDM 100Gbps solution with a capacity of multiple Tbps. This solution is managed by the ADVA Optical Networking Management Platform which enables efficient provisioning and management of services and connectivity for Metrofibre Networx’s customers.

XON Retail Solutions Brings Popular ESLs To Retail World Africa 2014

XON Retail Solutions will be exhibiting its electronic shelf label (ESL) and in-store display systems.

XON And Procera Networks Give Access Kenya DPI That Scales To Their Entire Customer Base

XON, with Procera Networks, has delivered a multi-tenant system to Access Kenya’s entire customer-base.

XON’s New Juniper Networks-Based SDN And NFV Experience Centre Demonstrates Service Provider Growth Opportunities

XON has opened its SDN/NFV Experience Centre (software-defined networking and network functions virtualisation, respectively) in Johannesburg, South Africa, with sponsored equipment and marketing support from Juniper Networks, the network innovator. 


NEC invested in XON, a leading sub-Saharan Africa ICT Systems integrator to accelerate regional growth for both organisations by introducing complimentary technology and solutions into a combined, sub-Saharan customer base whilst increasing regional coverage, skills and expertise. The joint operation will be focusing on technology solution for telecoms, Government, Enterprise and Energy sectors. 

The two companies have explored joint sub-Sahara Africa business opportunities for the past 18 months and identified many areas of collaboration.

Pricer Unlocks Growth Prospects For Toy Adventures

Toy Adventures at Byls Bridge in Centurion has implemented Pricer electronic shelf labels (ESLs) from XON Retail Solutions to improve supply chain management, improve sales and marketing in the store, and both empower and reduce the burden on employees. 

Smart Stores Unite Online And Offline For Omni-Channel Success

The growing prominence of smart stores in support of omni-channel retail is due to changing behaviours of shoppers. Technology has progressed in the past 25 years and has changed the way consumers interact with brands and products.

Simple Yet Clever New Electronic Shelf Label Tech Is Solving Top Retail Issues

The simple electronic shelf label (ESL) has been improved and several South African retailers are already investigating its newfound potential. 

Alternative Energy

We can supply energy solutions to many different sectors of industry, organisations and governments. We are working with existing business partners as well as new clients.

Cloud Computing

Cloud computing services enable you to: Move from a capital expenditure to an operational expenditure model for your core information technology infrastructure.

Information Management

XON consults, assesses, designs, implements, manages and supports the entire Data ecosystem that includes information platform solutions

Information Security

XON is a leader in the information security space, we have unique methodologies and proprietary tools to assist in identifying potential enterprise risk


The first service comprises of certified tiered Data Centre solutions that closely co-ordinate facilities, information technology and structures cabling designs for complete


XON Networking is a systems integrator that specialises in solutions for Service Providers, Mobile Operators, ISPs and large enterprises.

Outsourcing & Professional Services

We provide customised managed services, total outsource, maintenance and support solutions in the desktop, LAN and WAN infrastructure.


Electronic shelf labelling gives customers more confidence in the accuracy of pricing; and store owners can operate their stores more efficiently.

Safety & Security

XON Public Safety is a division focused on ‘Safer Cities’ and is strongly aligned with NEC’s vision for Smart Cities, where people are able to live