VPNs Which One To Choose?

VPNs which one to choose? So, you’ve decided you need a VPN, for reasons best known to you. With so many competing products on the market today, how do you go about choosing the right one? Here we present a small guide with useful links to more in-depth information. Trust Trust, it’s what it’s all…

Sometimes The Internet Goes Down..

Twitch, Pinterest, Reddit and more go down in Fastly CDN outage. Countless popular websites including Reddit, Spotify, Twitch, Stack Overflow, GitHub, gov.uk, Hulu, HBO Max, Quora, PayPal, Vimeo, Shopify, Stripe, and news outlets CNN, The Guardian, The New York Times, BBC and Financial Times are currently facing an outage. A glitch at Fastly, a popular…

OPQ Offices Re-Open

We would like to inform the public and valued customers that our offices in GICP, Gaborone and Blue Jacket Street, Francistown are open once more for normal working hours. Although we are no longer required to keep contact registration information we must still insist that visitors wear an appropriate face mask, maintain proper social distancing,…

On This Day..

Link to Source. PGP Marks 30th Anniversary 6 June 2021 Today marks the 30th anniversary of the release of PGP 1.0. It was on this day in 1991 that Pretty Good Privacy was uploaded to the Internet. I had sent it to a couple of my friends for distribution the day before. This set in…

VAT Increase 01/04/2021

Dear Valued Clients. Please note that with effect from 01 April 2021, VAT will be charged at 14% across our products and services as per Government regulation. Regards, OPQ Team.

LINK SATURATION – PHAKALANE & G NORTH

Dear Valued Customer, PLEASE SEE AN UPDATE ON LINK SATURATION This communication is to inform you that OPQ NET is currently experiencing congestion and high usage in and around the Phakalane area. This is a result of high demand on bandwidth on our back-haul to our Phakalane distribution point. OPQ NET has provisioned upgrades on…

Service Degradation 19-20/12/2020

UPDATE: 20/12/2020 18:05 Please note that power are been restored at our high-site. As a result of the continued power interruptions we experienced, specialized equipment was damaged in the process and is now scheduled for replacement. An update will be sent to inform customers on the scheduled planned works.   Dear Valued Customer, PLEASE NOTE…

IPT DEGRADATION : UPSTREAM PROVIDER : 08/12/2020

Dear Valued Customer, PLEASE SEE AN UPDATE FROM OUR UPSTREAM PROVIDER This communication is to inform you that BoFiNet is currently experiencing congestion and severe service degradation resulting from multiple fibre cuts around Game City, Gaborone due to contractor works. The fibre cuts are on a major backbone route and the other on arterial route…

Covid-19 OPQ Operations Notice 03/08/2020

Covid-19 OPQ Operations Notice 03/08/2020 Dear Valued Clients, As Greater Gaborone is now in Phase 1 lock-down, please ¬†note the following; At this time we are, accepting new¬†applications via our web site only. No payment is required. New applications will be queued but currently no new installations are taking place. Support calls will be served…