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[Column] Richard Rattue: How technology has shaped financial services

04-16-2021 | 10:36:34
We can only expect technological capabilities to increase exponentially and for more competition to come onto the market via robo-advice offerings to more application-based options for younger investors.

[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama: Twitter Opens First African Office in Ghana to Tap Fast-Growing Market

04-15-2021 | 13:46:00
Twitter announced that it's finally coming to Africa. The microblogging site announced on Monday that it was opening a new office in Ghana, which it said was in line with its growth strategy.

[Column] Ryan Mer: Staying ahead of cybercrime is a business imperative

04-14-2021 | 09:46:29
Cyber security is almost always a people problem first. While the amount of business transactions taking place online is constantly growing and working from home is now commonplace, business controls have not kept pace with digital transformation.

[Column] Genevieve Koolen: How organizations can shape their culture for the new world of work

04-13-2021 | 06:26:32
Will people return to the office when it’s safe to do so? Since the start of the pandemic last year, organisations and employees across the world have embraced remote work like never before.

[Africa Cloud Review] Simon Ngunjiri: Africa is Undergoing a Revolution in New Cloud and Data Centre Capacity

04-12-2021 | 13:06:46
Africa is indeed moving forward with its instigation of cloud computing on a theatre-wide basis. Cloud services are transforming Africa's productive capacity and emerging as one of the most essential pillars of Africa's digital transformation.

[Column] Patrick Ndegwa : Why fibre is key to accelerating Kenyan entrepreneurship

04-12-2021 | 10:20:00
Today, any Kenyan entrepreneur with an Internet connection can promote their business, engage with customers, transact digitally, and leverage connected technologies to improve their operations.

Gender inequality is meeting Artificial Intelligence in today's tech-applications

04-12-2021 | 09:08:00
Technological innovations like artificial intelligence (AI) promise to identify and close these gaps through claims of a more data-driven, objective approach.

[Column] Anthony Njoroge: The importance of flash storage for the cloud

04-12-2021 | 07:08:21
As cynicism about the benefits of the cloud give way to rapidly embracing digital transformation, companies are finding themselves in a position where they must optimise their infrastructure.

[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama: Africans are increasingly using eCommerce in response to COVID-19 restrictions

04-08-2021 | 12:20:30
Ten countries are responsible for 94% of all online business in Africa. South Africa, Egypt, Nigeria, Algeria, and Kenya together account for 78% of total marketplace traffic.

[Free Webinar] Incentro Presents: The future of work is here with Google Workspace

04-08-2021 | 07:06:00
Looking back on 2020, it’s clear that the ways we work have rapidly transformed, from the shift to remote work to balancing time across work and personal responsibilities.

[Column] Andrew Bourne: Tech companies can help reverse talent erosion in rural communities

04-08-2021 | 06:18:00
One of the countermeasures to address rural decline is for tech companies to recognise that talent can operate from anywhere and provide employees the option of working from anywhere.

[Interview] Charlette N’Guessan, Co-founder, BACE Group, Ghana

04-07-2021 | 09:12:00
Ivorian based in Ghana, Charlette N’Guessan is a tech entrepreneur who collaborates with various organizations that strongly advocate for gender balance in the tech ecosystem.

[Interview] Abdelaziz Musa, CEO, Sudan Digital

04-07-2021 | 05:28:00
Sudan Digital is a digital marketing agency operating in Khartoum and Dubai while delivering digital marketing solutions for clients across the globe. The company’s CEO and founder Abdelaziz Musa explains.

[Africa Cloud Review] Simon Ngunjiri: Cloud Infrastructure Spending in Africa is on the rise

04-05-2021 | 13:37:59
Spending on cloud infrastructure grew by 35 per cent to reach almost $130 billion in 2020. At the same time, enterprises reduced spending on data centre hardware and software by 6 per cent to $89 billion.

[Column] Shanon Ramdaw: Nine reasons to move asset management to the cloud

04-05-2021 | 06:56:30
Shanon Ramdaw, Business Development Manager at iOCO, within iOCO Software Distribution, the local Infor Master Reseller, outlined Infor’s nine essential reasons for moving to the cloud.