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Telecom Egypt announces changes to board structure and executive management
29-03-2023 | 09:40:39
Telecom Egypt has announced that Eng. Mohamed Nasr Eldin Mohamed Ali has been appointed as Managing Director and CEO of the company to succeed Eng. Adel Hamed Ibrahim Gadallah.
Africa Mobile Networks secures $20million credit facility to extend connectivity
29-03-2023 | 09:38:19
The new financing package is expected to help deliver long-term benefits and financing a rollout of mobile communications towers in rural and ultra-rural Africa.
Amazon invites developers to test sidewalk and build the next billion connected devices
29-03-2023 | 09:32:20
Amazon, Inc. has announced that Amazon Sidewalk, a secure, low-bandwidth, long-range network designed to connect the next billion devices, is now open for developer testing.
Uber selects Oracle cloud infrastructure
27-03-2023 | 07:45:00
Oracle and Uber Technologies, Inc., has announced a seven-year strategic cloud partnership to accelerate Uber’s innovation, help deliver new products to market, and drive increased profitability.
Nokia wireless connectivity supports The Ocean Cleanup to rid the oceans off plastic
27-03-2023 | 07:40:00
Nokia has announced it will deploy private wireless connectivity, network edge equipment and analytics for The Ocean Cleanup, the international non-profit project working to develop and scale technologies to rid the world’s oceans of plastic.
IATA and AWS launch first datathon to boost diversity in aviation
27-03-2023 | 07:35:00
The datathon builds on the success of IATA’s 25by2025 initiative.
[Zimbabwe] The People’s Own Savings Bank launches co-badged Debit and Prepaid Mastercard cards
27-03-2023 | 07:28:10
The Mastercard debit card is now the default card that POSB account holders can use to transact whether they prefer using United States Dollars (USD) both internationally and/or locally, and local Zimbabwean Dollars (ZWL) using the same card (one card with two transacting currencies).
TradeMark Africa and Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry launch online platform for women traders in East Africa
24-03-2023 | 09:33:00
Designed to support women in trade across East Africa access and use vital and simplified information, iSOKO will unlock opportunities for participation, formalisation of businesses and growth in trade value.
Tigo, Selcom and Mastercard partner to launch online digital payment solution in Tanzania
24-03-2023 | 07:08:42
This partnership will empower Tigo Pesa customers to transact on global payments platforms and benefit from Mastercard’s technology which will enable new digital commerce opportunities for consumers and merchants, through simple and secure payment experiences.
Bboxx partners with Jibu to provide clean water using IoT technology in Africa
24-03-2023 | 07:03:02
Both Bboxx and Jibu have scaled operations which rely upon reliable last mile logistics and seamless supply chains, requiring close data monitoring and the utilisation of powerful technology.
Orange et OneWeb signent un accord visant à améliorer et étendre la connectivité mondiale
23-03-2023 | 12:26:00
Ce partenariat avec OneWeb permettra d’améliorer et d’étendre la connectivité globale d’Orange, en particulier dans les zones rurales et isolées d’Europe, d’Amérique latine et d’Afrique
[South Africa] African IXP NAPAfrica reaches 3Tbps traffic milestone
23-03-2023 | 10:24:00
On the evening of 15 February, NAPAfrica, the African continent’s largest Internet exchange point (IXP), reached the 3Tbps traffic threshold.
Liquid Intelligent Technologies acquires Egyptian cloud and cyber security provider Cysiv MEA
23-03-2023 | 09:09:39
The acquisition allows the London-based group with operations in Africa, UK, the US and Latin America, to bring some of the best global cloud and cyber security products to the Egyptian market.
MTN GlobalConnect partners with BICS to grow mobile and digital services across Africa
23-03-2023 | 09:06:54
This partnership will see the complementary strengths of both companies coming together to accelerate the growth of mobile and digital services in Africa.
MTN deploys one of the first 5G Standalone Core in Microsoft Azure
22-03-2023 | 11:45:34
MTN, Africa’s largest mobile network operator, has conducted a proof of concept for a first-of-its-kind 5G Stand Alone Core fully deployed in Microsoft Azure. MTN is working with Microsoft to accelerate digital and cloud transformation to help drive Africa’s growth
PAYM8 launch a new SoftPOS solution in partnership with WIZZIT
22-03-2023 | 11:40:09
The solution offers an innovative alternative to traditional point-of-sale devices and will give PAYM8 customers a safe, easy way to pay that can be used anywhere.
almentor secures a $10mn investment round led by e& capital for its expansion
20-03-2023 | 10:27:00
almentor secures a $10mn investment round led by e& capital to bridge the education gap for 10 million Arabic speakers.
Yalla Xash partners with Hub2 to expand money transfer services from North America to West Africa
20-03-2023 | 05:25:00
The agreement will enable Yalla Xash to leverage Hub2's extensive network of partners and agents in Africa and facilitate faster, more secure, and more affordable money transfers for customers sending to West Africa.
Zemen Bank partners with global software firm Netcetera to enhance digital payments
17-03-2023 | 10:20:04
The market for digital payments is growing steadily in Ethiopia, as more and more customers gain better access to e-Commerce sites and want to shop from their mobile devices.
SEACOM goes live on Equiano subsea cable
17-03-2023 | 08:33:27
The cable now forms part of SEACOM’s subsea cable ecosystem surrounding Africa, which is supported by a continent-wide IP-MPLS network.
[Column] Gur Geva: How biometrics can fuel inclusive growth in Nigeria’s ICT sector
16-03-2023 | 12:07:46
Nigeria is at an inflection point where it needs to adopt enabling technologies at scale to support high growth in the telecommunications and digital sectors. Using the right technology as a catalyst, these sectors can support financial inclusion and widespread economic growth.
Flutterwave secures two additional licenses in Rwanda
15-03-2023 | 10:25:37
With these new licenses, in addition to being a Payment Service Provider, Flutterwave can offer money deposit and withdrawal, electronic funds transfer, as well as inbound and outbound remittance services to the 13.46 million people living and working in Rwanda.
OneWeb confirms successful deployment of 40 satellites launched with SpaceX
15-03-2023 | 09:18:00
Launch 17 brings the total OneWeb constellation to 582 satellites. Third launch with SpaceX makes penultimate mission to achieving global coverage.
Mastercard extends partnership with Banque Misr to enhance digital payments portfolio in Egypt
15-03-2023 | 08:30:33
Building on their successful strategic collaboration, Banque Misr, signed a long-term cooperation agreement partnership with Mastercard to provide the bank with the latest digital payment technology to provide new products, services and innovative solutions to customers, from all segments, and to support digital solutions with advanced and competitive advantages.
Africa Data Centres deploys Data Centre Infrastructure Management solution across its facilities
15-03-2023 | 08:03:59
DCIM software is used to measure, monitor and manage all of the IT equipment and supporting infrastructure housed within data centres.
[ChatGPT Biography] Tayo Oviosu, founder of Paga
14-03-2023 | 14:57:02
Artificial Intelligence is taking the world by storm. As an experiment, Africa Business Communities is publishing a series of 100 biographies of the most successful entrepreneurs in Africa. We only ask the questions and let ChatGPT write.
[ChatGPT Biography] Mo Ibrahim, Founder of Celtel International
14-03-2023 | 14:56:59
Artificial Intelligence is taking the world by storm. As an experiment, Africa Business Communities is publishing a series of 100 biographies of the most successful entrepreneurs in Africa. We only ask the questions and let ChatGPT write.
[ChatGPT Biography] Ashish Thakkar, Founder Mara Group
14-03-2023 | 14:56:59
Artificial Intelligence is taking the world by storm. As an experiment, Africa Business Communities is publishing a series of 100 biographies of the most successful entrepreneurs in Africa. We only ask the questions and let ChatGPT write.
[ChatGPT Biography] Strive Masiyiwa: Founder of Econet Wireless
14-03-2023 | 14:56:58
Artificial Intelligence is taking the world by storm. As an experiment, Africa Business Communities is publishing a series of 100 biographies of the most successful entrepreneurs in Africa. We only ask the questions and let ChatGPT write.
[ChatGPT Biography] Mike Adenuga, Founder of Globacom
14-03-2023 | 14:56:58
Artificial Intelligence is taking the world by storm. As an experiment, Africa Business Communities is publishing a series of 100 biographies of the most successful entrepreneurs in Africa. We only ask the questions and let ChatGPT write.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Enhancing regional digital integration
14-03-2023 | 14:56:52
As East Africa seeks to become a more deeply integrated and dynamic digital investment, innovation, and growth hub, it is exploring initiatives and partners to help it drive that agenda as it seeks to boost its competitiveness as an investment hub.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Local fintech spreads to East Africa, oil and gas find major milestone
14-03-2023 | 14:56:47
Nigeria, like other countries of the world, is going through some economically turbulent times. Inflation is on the rise (recently pegged at 21.9%) and local startups are directly impacted by financial crises on the other side of the world.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Region warms up to the hospitality industry’s expansion binge
14-03-2023 | 14:56:45
Global respected hotel brands are expanding their footprint and have identified Africa as a key investment destination with the East African region catching their attention for its MICE, business and leisure growth potential.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Banking on innovations, partnerships to grow financial services sector
14-03-2023 | 14:56:39
These developments have led to improved services and a robust sector that is shaping the region’s financial services industry dynamics.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Region’s startups are on an expansion binge
14-03-2023 | 14:56:36
East African startups have been on an expansion drive, raising funding as they seek to tap into emerging opportunities in the region and across Africa while growing their portfolio.
[Column] Tobias Alando: Driving the business community’s participation in skills training
14-03-2023 | 14:56:28
The ever-evolving trends in sectors such as manufacturing, technology, automation and climate change are changing the world of work, and together with it, the skills required to adapt and maintain a competitive edge.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Region bets on bioeconomy to bolster growth
14-03-2023 | 14:56:21
Among the key interventions proposed in the strategy is the creation of new forms of sustainable bioenergy, and the conversion of waste materials to useful products.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: South Sudan remains a strategic player in the region’s petroleum industry
14-03-2023 | 14:56:17
Owing to its strategic position at the heart of a wider Nile Basin-East Africa hydrocarbons-rich area, South Sudan is emerging as the hub for petroleum industry services and exploration in the region.
[Interview] Michelle Matthews, Director, Viridian, South Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:56:16
Following the rising levels of unemployment among young South Africans, the UK-South Africa Tech Hub Launch League initiative undertook a research project.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: West meets East
14-03-2023 | 14:56:13
West African companies have particularly been keen to expand their operations in the East African region. This has been through mergers, partnerships or takeovers.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Region bets on $91.5 million budget to drive economic integration
14-03-2023 | 14:56:13
This week, the East African Community has tabled before the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) the budget estimates for the 2022/2023 Financial Year totaling $91.5 million.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Harnessing the potential of African intermediary cities
14-03-2023 | 14:56:11
Africa’s urbanization rate has reached a record high with the continent being the most urbanized globally.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: DR Congo’s factor in the integration agenda
14-03-2023 | 14:56:10
The recent entry of the Democratic Republic of Congo to the East African Community has heralded a new economic dispensation expanding the regional market.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Investing in women-led businesses to deepen integration
14-03-2023 | 14:56:01
East African member states, private sector players and development partners have stepped up their investment in women-led businesses and SMEs in a move likely to impact cross-border trade and boost integration in the region.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Financial institutions bank on tech to bolster offerings
14-03-2023 | 14:55:55
East Africa financial institutions are betting on tech to boost their offerings, grow their customers’ portfolio and stay afloat in a competitive market.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: What EU’s lifting of financial sanctions on Burundi means for EAC
14-03-2023 | 14:55:54
The EU made the decision in the wake of deteriorating political situation occasioned by a disputed presidential election in 2015.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Sub marine cable investment connects region to the world
14-03-2023 | 14:55:52
An increase in submarine cable activities and fiber connectivity is attracting more investments in East Africa while opening up the region to the world.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: What 2022 portends for East Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:55:47
As the East African Community, EAC, member states eye innovative ways of deepening integration and trading more with each other, the bloc and individual countries are putting in place mechanisms, policies and legislation that seek to address longstanding hiccups that have put the brakes on seamless regional trade.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: East Africa positions itself as investment destination of choice
14-03-2023 | 14:55:44
The East African community continues to live up to its billing as a prime investment destination for investors.
[Column] Dumisani Moyo: Three rules for marketing in the post-pandemic era
14-03-2023 | 14:55:42
The role of marketing has changed forever, and marketers now have to get to grips with what the future holds. Will marketing activities remain digital, or will they evolve into a hybrid of digital and physical, especially as vaccination rates rise and the world returns to some semblance of pre-pandemic normalcy?
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Q3 stats show industries thriving, strong investor confidence
14-03-2023 | 14:55:38
Nigeria earns every week its place as Africa’s largest economy. While subject to the typical ups and downs any market is expected to have, its mere size guarantees a general continuity of business operations even in the face of a spiraling inflation trend.
[Column] Claudio Muruzabal: Building environmentally sound businesses in the ‘Decade of Delivery’
14-03-2023 | 14:55:22
Consumers and customers don’t just value sustainability, they’re prepared to pay for it. More than two-thirds are willing to pay a premium for brands that are sustainable and environmentally responsible.
[Column] Bob Koigi: Of coronavirus crisis and the silver lining for Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:54:40
As economies take a hit from the impacts of the Coronavirus pandemic, the crisis is birthing opportunities and continues to create crucial lessons on resilience and adaptation especially in Africa.
[Interview] Saeed Ibrahim Talfo, CEO, Golden Land, Sudan
14-03-2023 | 14:54:01
Saeed Talfo has spent about a decade working in ICT, telecom delivery and service, and HE is currently the CEO of GLSD.
[Column] Erik Roos: Are e-pharmacies on the cards for South Africa?
14-03-2023 | 14:53:58
Amazon’s recent entry into the pharmaceutical market, following its acquisition of PillPack – an online US pharmacy – has got local experts re-evaluating the role of internet pharmacies in SA.
[Interview] Kirsty Chadwick, Group CEO, TTRO, South Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:53:52
Kirsty Chadwick, a citizen of New Zealand, puts to work her passion for education and the technology at her disposal to create innovative, cost effective and fully customised e-learning solutions.
[SA Business Week] Propelling economic growth with aviation, telecommunication sectors
14-03-2023 | 14:53:43
The South Africa aviation and telecommunication sectors continue to drive the country’s economic growth while assisting the country reap from existing and emerging markets locally and internationally.
[SA Business Week] Investment wave boosts country’s earnings, attractiveness
14-03-2023 | 14:53:39
South Africa continues to be the continent’s preferred destination for international investors due to its competitive market, favorable political climate, a booming middle class and strategic location.
[Column] Hannalie Marsh: Payments in Africa drives innovation
14-03-2023 | 14:53:27
There is a great demand in Africa for cross-border payments and a need to regulate the payment industry on the continent while at the same time opening it up to include non-banks.
[SA Business Week] Key sectors appointments and a busy air route
14-03-2023 | 14:53:24
October is already proving to be a great month for the South African business and economy, maybe even greater. With only a week into the month, three South Africans have been appointed for senior positions in the ICT, aviation and engineering sectors.
[South Africa Business Week] JSE grows listing portfolio
14-03-2023 | 14:53:23
This week, the ever aggressive South African business world has seen two major companies, Vivo energy and Naspers all set to list on Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).
[Column] Andrew Cruise:The cloud shift occuring in SA financial sector
14-03-2023 | 14:53:22
Mounting pressure on financial service institutions has forced a change in strategy as disruptors redefine the competitive landscape.
[Nigeria Business Week] Forging bonds at new levels, China bets higher
14-03-2023 | 14:53:20
At first glance, it seems business as usual, but that could not be farther from reality. Business has never been more positive, rapid, nor disruptive.
Five steps for online startups to take advantage of Black Friday
14-03-2023 | 14:53:15
According to Google Trends last year, South Africa registered the largest ‘Black Friday’ search interest of any country, even ahead of the US where the retail mega-event was conceived.
[Nigeria Business Week] Courting economic expansion one deal at a time
14-03-2023 | 14:53:13
International organisations have shown an increased interest in the Nigerian economy since the stablization of the dollar and the exit from the recent crisis that befell the country.
[Interview] Duduzile Mkhwanazi, CEO, Project Isizwe, South Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:53:11
Duduzile Mkhwanazi is the Chief Executive Officer of South African non-profit organization, Project Isizwe, an organization dedicated to bringing internet access to the populace.
[Interview] Kifle Bantayehu, Founder, Afrinection.com
14-03-2023 | 14:53:09
Kifle Bantayehu is an Ethiopian entrepreneur, consulting professional and policy strategist. He founded in 2016 Afrinection, a platform that closes several gaping holes in the African employment and investment market.
[Nigeria Business Week] Ensuring co-operation and diligence in trade
14-03-2023 | 14:53:09
There is no shortage of opinions with regards to what needs to be done to improve economies of Africa. Experts from diverse fields advocate for different solutions, some tailored to fit their field interests, others seeming to stem from a place of general betterment.
[Column] Never Ncube: Seizing opportunities in Zimbabwe’s new era
14-03-2023 | 14:53:09
While corporate connectivity will provide the foundations of a growing economy, the provision of technology solutions within the SME sector will ensure Zimbabwe’s growth path is as inclusive and wide-ranging as possible.
[Interview] Stephen Maina Ndungu, CEO, Competa Millman, Kenya
14-03-2023 | 14:53:06
Stephen Maina Ndungu is the Co-founder and CEO of the Dutch-Kenyan software development company Competa Millman.
[Column] Jens Ischebeck: Achieving blended learning in Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:53:04
I contend that the educational system in Africa is ripe for reform, both in terms of the physical infrastructure by means of which educational content is delivered and in terms of the ways in which education is theorised and spoken about.
[Kenya Business Week] Power to businesses
14-03-2023 | 14:53:00
As Kenya now fully recovers from a grueling election that took a toll on its economy, key sectors are experienced renewed resurgence and the business climate is promising.
[Column] Llewellyn le Hané: The speed of Technology- Bucks have become bits and bytes
14-03-2023 | 14:52:57
Technology is becoming increasingly safe, online shopping is not a rarity anymore, even here in Namibia.
[Africa Tech Week] Beyond borders partnerships herald new ICT dawn, Great tidings for tech startups, investment in technology soars
14-03-2023 | 14:52:56
The Africa tech week has been abuzz with news of cross border public and private sector partnerships, companies aligning themselves with the burgeoning demands of the continent’s ICT sector and the growing IT spend.
[Column] Rahmon Ojukotola: Is Africa ready for working in the cloud?
14-03-2023 | 14:52:56
Cloud computing has made a positive impact on development targets in Africa. The Cloud enables Africans to access storage capacity they would otherwise be unable to afford for free with services such as Google drive or Dropbox.
[Column] Melkisedek-Shivute Ausiku: Entrepreneurship in the age of technology in Namibia
14-03-2023 | 14:52:55
Growing up in Namibia there were several careers to choose from we were told. Study hard, become a doctor, lawyer, accountant, nurse or architect. Perhaps even an engineer if you were that way inclined.
[Column] Ricardo Flores: Botswana poised for cloud growth
14-03-2023 | 14:52:54
Botswana is ideally poised to benefit from the opportunities that cloud computing provides with internet penetration hovering at approximately 28 percent and the number of mobile subscribers showing more than 2,000 percent growth from 2000 to 2011
[Kenya Business Week] Heavy rains take a toll on economy, key sectors register mixed fortunes
14-03-2023 | 14:52:54
Kenya continues to experience heavy rainfall that has claimed lives, displaced hundreds of thousands of residents and taken a toll on key economic sectors, in one of the most catastrophic deluges to have taken place in the recent past.
[Startup Interview] Renaldo Bothma, Managing Director, HomeFixer, South Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:52:54
Renaldo Bothma is a professional rugby player and founder of a new app, Homefixer, an app to help fix any household related issue at the push of a button.
[Startup interview] Mary Mwangi, Founder and CEO, Data Integrated Limited, Kenya
14-03-2023 | 14:52:54
We have gained good traction especially in the transport sector, we were able to process over 5million transactions and about $40 million dollars in 2017 on our platform.
[Column] Bob Koigi: To remain globally competitive, Africa tourism must fully train eyes on tech
14-03-2023 | 14:52:53
Seven out of every ten holiday bookings globally are done online in what points to the unrivaled space of tech in modern day tourism.
[Column] Llewellyn le Hané: Namibia poises to embrace the new 'smartified' world
14-03-2023 | 14:52:53
The digital revolution has well and truly been embraced by Namibia and Namibians. Apart from spending most of our time online on social media, we are now seeing a shift to real world benefits enabled through connectivity.
[Column] Tracy Bolton: South Africa SMEs staring at heavy penalties for poor customer data management processes
14-03-2023 | 14:52:50
On 25 May this year, a new piece of legislation comes into effect in Europe that could have severe consequences for non-compliant South African businesses.
[Kenya Business Week] Deepening partnerships, growing foreign direct investment
14-03-2023 | 14:52:50
As Kenya continues to position itself as the East African regional economic supremo, it has been angling for partnerships and sealing deals that are set to have transformative impacts on key sectors of the economy.
[Column] Ken Munyi: Cost of cybercrime in Africa cause for concern
14-03-2023 | 14:52:49
African businesses need to take more decisive steps to prioritise data protection and enhance enterprise security in order to mitigate the high cost of cyberattacks.
[Column] Christian Mahncke: South Africa continues to tippy-toe into the cloud
14-03-2023 | 14:52:46
Research shows that 93% of South African companies are developing a cloud strategy, and are either in the implementation stage, or in the planning stage, of their cloud journey.
[Column] Ashok Shah: Digital trends driving insurance in Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:52:45
The past few months have seen digital becoming more integrated with industry sectors across Africa. But it is the data-rich environment of insurance that has especially benefitted from this with several trends emerging that impact on the effectiveness of its delivery in the continent.
[Column] Kehad Snydewel: Our work and lives 'smartified' by the Internet of Things
14-03-2023 | 14:52:42
The digital revolution has well and truly been embraced by Namibia and Namibians.Apart from spending most of our time online on social media, we are now seeing a shift to real world benefits enabled through connectivity.
[Column] Hannes Venter: Tomorrow's smart cities will need equally smart utilities
14-03-2023 | 14:52:41
Sustainable energy consumption and 'green' energy production at home is becoming a new lifestyle.
[Column] Dominique Collett: Regtech - the new fintech, driven by complex financial regulations
14-03-2023 | 14:52:39
“There are three elements driving interest in regulatory technology (regtech) in South Africa and abroad, explains Dominique Collett, senior investment executive at Rand Merchant Investment Holdings and head of AlphaCode, a club for fintech entrepreneurs.
[Interview] Shane Leahy, CEO, Tola Mobile
14-03-2023 | 14:52:38
Tola Mobile has positioned itself as a one stop shop for merchants to connect with different types of mobile wallets, offering an easy process to take payments from across several markets and industries.
[Interview] Peter-John Woest, Sales Manager, CAD4Africa, South Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:52:36
Peter-John Woest is Sales Manager in the South African eCommerce site, CAD4Africa, a provider of design technology that is now expanding into Nigeria and Kenya.
[Column] Gilbert Saggia: Data - the fertilizer that will feed Africa's agricultural transformation
14-03-2023 | 14:52:34
Everywhere we look, technology is being touted as the enabler of a new era of African agricultural prosperity. The exciting world of possibilities offered by blockchain, IoT and machine learning has made companies, governments and policy-makers sit up.
[Startup Interview] Rahmon Ojukotola, Founder, StartCredits, Nigeria
14-03-2023 | 14:52:31
StartCredits is a Nigerian financial technology startup that is redefining borrowing by offering competitive terms that reduce interest rates while advancing transparency.
[Column] Benjamin Coetzer: Combating cloud’s biggest security risk - the user
14-03-2023 | 14:52:30
Cloud is coming into its own. Forrester says that public cloud platforms, business services, and applications will reach $236B by 2020.
[Column] Shane Leahy: Converging for a better experience; the need for different payment options in the African betting sector
14-03-2023 | 14:52:30
The online betting industry has been transformative for the African marketplace and is now contributing a huge portion to the region's overall economy.
[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: Innovation should be a primary focus for Kenya
14-03-2023 | 14:52:28
The capacity for innovation in industry is a key ingredient in the creation of a productive workforce, which in turn increases industry competitiveness.
[Column] Simon Carpenter: Predictions for how tech will shape the world in 2018
14-03-2023 | 14:52:28
A lot can happen in a year. And when that year is 2018, a year in which we stand on the threshold of an exponential future driven by technologies such as artificial intelligence, big data, IoT and blockchain, the world may look very different by the end of it than it does now.
[Column] Pierre Aurel: Digitally-driven education platforms key to South African youth
14-03-2023 | 14:52:27
South Africa’s ongoing education crisis, specifically access to schooling and learning material has been well publicised.