Fetures

[Column] Sandeep Sharma: Long live digital transformation

10-17-2018 | 13:51:00
It is those companies that understand how to capture the moment of digital truth to transform the customer experience that will thrive.

[Interview] Paul Randall, Executive Director, Creditinfo, Kenya

10-17-2018 | 09:56:00
Paul Randall is the Executive Director of Creditinfo, a credit information and risk management solutions provider in Africa and other countries across the globe. ,

Use of innovative technology in designing diverse tourism products

10-11-2018 | 13:15:00
Investment in new technology provides the tourism sector with opportunities for novelty, aimed at providing a platform for designing new and tangible tourism products.

[Africa Tech Week] Africa’s startup ecosystem continues to thrive

10-11-2018 | 11:53:36
The startup ecosystem in Africa is growing really fast and had a remarkable and successful year in 2017. The sector has attracted the attention of prominent personalities including Mark Zuckerberg and even Bill Gates. This attention opened up inroads for greater access for the startups to scale and even receive investments.

[Column] Benjamin Riley: Why Credit Bureaus Are The Ideal Partner

10-10-2018 | 06:22:00
Financial institutions around the globe are feeling the heat from the introduction of IFRS 9 impairment reporting. Credit Bureaus offer the most effective solution for compliance and harnessing the benefits of Credit Risk Scoring and PD estimation.

[Africa Tech Week] Mobile money interoperability goes live in Kenya

10-05-2018 | 12:40:49
It’s about eleven years since mobile money started in Kenya. The technology has been seen as a disruptive innovation that threatens incumbent businesses as well as sparking new businesses and entrepreneurship and now, a new dawn is rising - that of mobile money transfer interoperability.

How cloud software can help African SME businesses grow and expand

10-05-2018 | 06:25:00
The automotive market in Africa is growing fast, with more than 3 million new vehicles being sold each year on the continent, and tens of millions of used and imported vehicles yearly.

Five steps to evaluating a DDoS managed service provider

10-05-2018 | 05:57:48
Partnering with a provider that can oversee your organisation’s security operations takes a critical IT management issue off your plate, boosts your staff resources, and gives you access to specialised DDoS expertise.

[Startup Interview] Kennedy Mwaura, CEO, EWYN, Kenya

10-04-2018 | 11:15:20
Kennedy Mwaura is the CEO and Co- founder of EWYN Solutions Limited a Kenyan based startup that has positioned itself as frontrunner in the provision of custom software and mobile applications that address specific needs of diverse clients.

Bas Vlugt: Report on my talk with LinkedIn about LinkedIn Groups

10-01-2018 | 10:01:13
Following my publication on how LinkedIn is destroying groups, I was invited by LinkedIn Community Manager Sophie Bonnet for a talk

[Column] Adebayo Sanni: Nigerian businesses can be secure in the cloud

10-01-2018 | 08:41:00
Moving to the cloud is still deemed to be risky by some IT leaders, but the reality is that the bigger risk is not moving to the cloud.

AfricaCom Cape Town: Attend for Free

09-28-2018 | 14:45:00
Africa’s largest enterprise tech, media and telecoms festival returns to Cape Town’s CTICC between the 13 – 15 November 2018

[Africa Tech Week] Facebook continues to empower African communities

09-27-2018 | 14:23:12
This week, Facebook announced the winners of its community leadership programme. Six Kenyans were among those who were selected to join the programme and will each receive cash prizes from Facebook to support their community initiatives.

[Column] Brian Kalule:Fintech flourishes in Uganda despite regulations

09-27-2018 | 07:41:52
Financial technology is flourishing in Uganda, thanks partly to the enormous popularity of mobile money and payment systems and partly to the hands-off approach of the country’s regulators.

[Interview] Carl Wazen, Co-founder, Yoco, South Africa

09-24-2018 | 09:40:00
Carl Wazen is the Co-founder and Chief Business Officer at Yoco, a point of sale payments company for small businesses in South Africa.