TENET | Tertiary Education & Research Network of South Africa

For two decades, TENET has provided outstanding research and education networking services to enable collaborative inter-networking by universities, science councils and associated research institutions.

Our in-depth understanding of the higher education space enables us to continue to grow our service offerings in line with international best practice and the changing needs of higher education in Africa.

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SAFIRE: supporting secure, seamless collaboration

14 Mar, 2023
The South African Identity Federation (SAFIRE), makes it possible for staff and students of higher educational institutions to log into services all over the world with one trusted identity provided by their home institution. It also makes life much easier for the user, not to mention safer, to be able to use their institutional log-in,


TENET is a proud member of ISPA and upholds the ISPA Code of Conduct.