Features

[Column] Michael Finch: Data centres remain central for business growth

09-08-2021 | 14:13:00
Today’s business landscape is generating information from data centres to the fingertips of employees and customers.

[Africa Cloud Review] Simon Ngunjiri: Cloud-based services a must for future workforce productivity

09-07-2021 | 13:32:00
The pandemic has driven a fundamental shift in business architecture assumptions and this has made organisations shift their cloud strategies according to ‘’The future of cloud-enabled work infrastructure report by Deloitte.

[Column] Dejan Kastelic: Achieving mobile-enabled digital inclusion in Africa with 4G technology

09-07-2021 | 11:44:19
Mobile phone technology will play a key role in building an inclusive, sustainable Africa of the future.

[Column] Tonny Tugee: Fintech in Kenya - an industry of innovation

09-06-2021 | 11:54:00
Since Kenya’s homegrown mobile payment platform M-PESA was launched in 2007, the app has grown to host more than 24.5 million users – representing over 70% of the mobile money market in Kenya.

[Column] Lerisha Naidu and Angelo Tzarevski: Digitisation leading to the transformation of competition law in Africa

09-06-2021 | 06:24:19
A recent Baker McKenzie report shows that, in Africa, this dynamic evolution of markets presents an opportunity for competition regulators to drive structural transformation and development.

[Africa Tech Review] Duncan Mochama: Public and private organizations are stepping up their efforts in cybersecurity training and awareness

09-02-2021 | 14:41:00
Liquid Intelligent Technologies released a new report revealing that over 90% of IT decision-makers across South Africa, Kenya, and Zimbabwe have accelerated their focus on Cyber Security due to the substantial emergence of digital ways of working. 

[Column] Hardeep Sound: Could Tech ‘lions’ prowling Silicon Savannah hold  key to East Africa’s post pandemic recovery?

09-02-2021 | 10:26:34
As East Africa recovers from the social and economic impact of the pandemic, could the region’s vibrant tech start-up ecosystem be a catalyst for accelerated growth?

[Column] Karina Brijlal: Women leadership in the open source and tech sectors

09-02-2021 | 06:01:02
The lack of female representation is not unique to the open source community but underpinned by a wider imbalance across the tech industry.

[Column] Matthew Munyiri: Three reasons why your employees should be using Chromebooks

09-01-2021 | 11:33:00
Affordability is just one reason you should consider getting Chromebooks for your employees. Find out what the other 2 reasons are in Incentro's tech snack about Chromebooks.

[Column] Daniel Thenga: The changing face of data management

09-01-2021 | 06:10:00
Today’s business environment is radically different from the one at the beginning of 2020. It has taken roughly 17 months to disrupt the traditional processes and systems which companies spent decades perfecting.

Digitization of Africa's transport sector as businesses experience post-COVID recovery 

09-01-2021 | 06:07:00
The universal quest for leveraging innovative solutions to accomplish customer satisfaction is typified by operators in the transportation industry who are turning to technology to alleviate the many pain points that affect their interactions with their customer base.

[Africa Cloud Review] Simon Ngunjiri: Africa is suited to jump to the cloud more than its peers

08-30-2021 | 08:12:00
Business leaders in Africa have had their hands full, from enabling remote work on a previously unprecedented scale to adapting to disruptions among many other things. At the center of this change is cloud.

[Column] Winston Ritson: Africa finally has its head in the Cloud – but is it private, public or hybrid?

08-30-2021 | 07:53:00
In an age of accelerated digital migration and modernisation movements, the Cloud has been touted as a veritable salvation for continued operations and increased efficiency. But is Africa keeping up with this global trend?

[Column] Tracy Molete: Transforming the South African tech sector through diverse leadership for powerful results

08-30-2021 | 07:17:06
While male dominance in senior positions within the SA tech sector persists, there are encouraging signs things are changing rapidly as more organisations embrace diverse leadership teams and varied viewpoints to achieve powerful results. 

[Interview] Kenneth Munyi, Managing Director, Echo Kenya

08-30-2021 | 06:49:00
Kenneth Munyi is the Managing Director at Echo Kenya, a cloud-based ICT company recently entered the Kenyan market.