Features

[Column] Iniel Dreyer: Data Management as a Service is a solution for the mining digital revolution

05-16-2019 | 05:37:00
Mining has always been an intensive industry, from the perspective of resources, time, labour and people safety.

[Column] Ian Dury: Embracing Tech for Effective Management

05-15-2019 | 02:48:35
As organisations across the globe attempt to manage these massive datasets, varying sources and formats emerge. This leads to disparate data, management silos and questionable reporting based on varying data.

[Startup Interview] Jacqui Mwangi, Managing Director, Buyology, Kenya

05-14-2019 | 08:55:10
Jacqui Mwangi is the Managing Director of Buyology Co. LLC, a Kenyan based startup that is assisting companies enhance customer experience through mystery shopping concept and training.

[Column] Thierry Hoza Ngoga: Agriculture flagship programmes blazing a trail in Africa

05-14-2019 | 08:47:00
State capability, the ability of government to administer effectively, defines a political system. A government must be able to produce and deliver economic and social goods as its populace expects.

[Interview] Clive Butkow, CEO, Kalon Venture Partners, South Africa

05-14-2019 | 08:36:00
Clive Butkow founded Kalon Venture Partners in August 2015, a digital disruptive technology VC, to make use of his skills and learnings and to invest in a portfolio of disruptive tech companies.

[Column] Robin Brown: Ten cloud myths busted

05-14-2019 | 07:15:33
Cloud ERP has come of age, but the uptake is still very slow. Why are enterprises reluctant to make the switch from on-premise to the cloud?

[Column] Adebayo Sanni: Three transformational technologies that present unprecedented opportunity

05-14-2019 | 05:52:00
The joint forces of the Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Blockchain, represent an unprecedented opportunity for enterprises in the public as well as private sectors.

[Column] Kevin O’Neil, Chukwudi Onike: Rwanda demonstrates the power of digital government to boost an economy

05-10-2019 | 16:17:29
In a few days, thousands of people from around the world will converge in Kigali to attend the Transform Africa Summit.

[Column] Hassen Hamza: How communications service providers can maximise revenue with cloud

05-09-2019 | 09:37:03
While cloud adoption among communications service providers (CSPs) in Africa is still at an early stage – with many regional operators only now beginning to implement concrete projects.

[Interview] Eric Vondee, Founder, My Home Teacher, Ghana

05-09-2019 | 08:32:00
Eric Vondee is the Ghanaian entrepreneur that founded, in 2015, a company dedicated to brining education into Ghanaian homes through private tutoring on demand.

[Interview] Eran Feinstein, CEO, DPO Group

05-09-2019 | 06:15:00
For the last 13 years, DPO Group, Direct Pay Online, has positioned itself as a market leader in the provision of payment services in Africa.

[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: Manufacturing: The next 60 years of Kenya’s development

05-09-2019 | 06:08:00
Among policymakers and scholars across the globe, a robust manufacturing sector is broadly understood as a fundamental path to economic growth and development.

[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: What does the future hold for the East African Market?

05-06-2019 | 13:05:00
As far as trading blocs go, the European Union (EU) has been a global case study of turning a free market into a common market.

SIM swap fraud: A new wave of attacks targeting financial and online services in Africa

05-06-2019 | 11:03:01
Kaspersky Lab experts have sounded the alarm on the wide spread growth of mobile payments across the globe and the many cyber risks that surround such technology.

[Interview] Eunice Nyandat, CEO, MBM MyBizMarketer, Kenya

05-01-2019 | 08:47:00
Eunice Nyandat is the CEO of MBM MyBizMarketer, a Kenyan based digital marketing company proving SMEs with the latest in cutting-edge technology of digital marketing, digital advertising, and analytics solutions.

[Column] Steve Tzikakis: So what does it really mean to enable the intelligent enterprise?

04-26-2019 | 08:58:57
Mention the ‘Intelligent Enterprise’ to people, and they react in interesting ways.

[Column] Karien Bornheim: The game is never over

04-24-2019 | 11:14:00
The 2019 State of Cybersecurity in Small and Medium Size Businesses study by the Ponemon Institute revealed that most companies surveyed suffered severe financial consequences thanks to a cyber-attack

[Column] Byron Clatterbuck: Urban vs Rural – How to optimise ICT investment strategies

04-24-2019 | 07:01:00
Africa is a large continent, and investors tend to pick and choose their markets based on a multitude of criteria. Some see opportunities in emerging arenas while others focus on more developed and mature opportunities.

[Column] Cathy Smith: Artificial intelligence: The need to leave no-one behind

04-22-2019 | 08:21:15
Early September in Cape Town means one thing, the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa, which will draw 1000-odd business executives, academics, politicians and celebrities from around the world.

[Column] Matthew Kibby: Futurealist on big data, it’s all about the people

04-19-2019 | 06:15:00
According to the IDC, by 2020, there will be enough data in the world to fill a stack of tablets equivalent to 6.6 times the distance between the Earth and the moon.