Etisalat Egypt secures US$132m funding for expansion

Competition has increased in Egypt’s telecommunications industry over the past few years.
Michael Malakata
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Ericsson partners Free Senegal to connect schools

MoU signed to provide connectivity to schools using Fixed Wireless Access (FWA).

Paratus secures Zambia’s last available data gateway licence

Company, one of six licensees, now holds exclusive rights to import and export internet data capacity.

Mama Money banks on TNM to expand service in Malawi

South Africa-based Fintech to leverage TNM Mpamba offering to expand remittance services.

Payments tech veteran joins MFS Africa’s GTP

Olaseni Alabede appointed to serve as Global Technology Partners’ new CTO.

Safer Internet Day highlights Africa's online challenge

Check Point research shows that Africa experienced the highest volume of cyber attacks in the world last year.

Guinea’s Fintech strengthened with new mobile microloan service

Fintech firm Optasia has announced the launch of a microloan service with Ecobank Guinea, via MTN Mobile Money.

Airtel’s Africa markets perform to bolster company's profit

Telco reports a net profit of US$193-million for Q3 of its financial year.

DRC’s first open-access datacentre to be operational by Q2 2023

Confirmation from WIOCC Group company and pan-African datacentre operator Open Access Data Centres.
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If the global IT industry were a country, it would be the fifth biggest emitter of greenhouse gases in the world says Mandy Duncan, Aruba Country Manager South Africa.

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From AI to intelligent AI and a whole new world for business

The more ‘intelligent’ AI becomes, the more applications it will have for business, freeing up human capital says Sarthak Rohal, VP – IT Services at In2IT Technologies.


Policy updates: What’s in store for South African telecoms in 2023?

With digital migration (seemingly) imminent and spectrum allocation continuing to open up, the country is ripe with potential Nic Laschinger, CTO, Euphoria Telecom.

1 Feb
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Dawex, Fraunhofer ISST and TNO Agree to co-Propose a Pre-Standardization Program on Trusted Data Transaction
The collaborative effort aims at accelerating the emergence of data exchange standards, under the umbrella of the European Committee for Standardization, fostering the development of interoperable data exchange ecosystems.
OAG Launches Flight Status Alerts, An All-New View of Immediate Flight Changes
Integration of Status Alerts into Flight Info Platform Delivers Powerful Tech Solution.
Wemade Hosts WEMIX Airdrop Event to Celebrate the Global Launch of MIR M!
WEMIX PLAY, the number 1 blockchain gaming platform by Wemade, is hosting a WEMIX airdrop event until February 28th to celebrate the global launch of its MMORPG, MIR M: Vanguard and Vagabond.
Globe Union Gains Competitive Momentum by Moving to Rimini Street, Improving ERP Maintenance ROI and Optimizing Talent Resources
Company accelerates key innovation projects, reallocates labor and time, and saves hard costs by choosing Rimini Street's Smart Path.
MIR4 Celebrates ‘Sweet Flutter of Love’ Event!
Wemade’s blockbuster MMORPG MIR4 began the ‘Sweet Flutter of Love’ event on February 7th.
NetApp Advance Offers Organizations Next Level Hybrid Cloud Flexibility and Efficiency
With simplified storage ownership and management, NetApp Advance can help to eliminate complex, time-consuming, and costly upgrade cycles while staying current with technology innovations.
NetApp Announces New Line of Low-Cost, Capacity Flash Storage for the Modern Data Center
The new NetApp AFF C-Series delivers flash performance, while remaining cost-effective and efficient for a lower total cost of ownership (TCO) and a smaller storage footprint.
Cognite Advances Industrial Data Modeling Practices for Digital Twins to Deliver 10 - 25x Faster Scalability of Industrial Solutions
Cognite, a global leader in industrial software, today announced data product-based, advanced data modeling capabilities coming to its Industrial DataOps platform, Cognite Data Fusion.
Sonar Launches SonarQube 9.9 LTS to Help Organizations Achieve a State of Clean Code
SonarSource, the leading provider of Clean Code solution, today launched SonarQube 9.9 Long-Term Support (LTS).
Paradise Mobile Bringing New Communication Experiences to Bermuda powered by Mavenir’s End-To-End Cloud-Native 4G and 5G Network
Paradise Mobile is a newly established cloud-native Communications Service Provider (CSP) that is creating agile and innovation driven communication experiences for Bermuda.
Mindware Aligns with Saudi Vision 2030 by Showcasing Multi-digital Technologies at LEAP’ 23
Mindware will be hosting more than 25 key vendors at their stand - leaders in the areas of infrastructure, networking, cybersecurity and Artificial Intelligence.
RevBits Endpoint Security Fully and Successfully Deployed, in a government-based entity PoC, for a True Air-Gapped Environment
RevBits announces that it has successfully deployed its endpoint security solution in a true air-gapped environment for a federal government entity.
Rimini Street to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2022 Financial Results on March 1, 2023
The Company will host a conference call and webcast on that date to discuss the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2022 results, and the 2023 outlook, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern / 2:00 p.m. Pacific time.
SYNTAGMA CAPITAL enters into exclusive negotiations to acquire Nexans’ LAN/data center (“LAN/DC”) and Telecom /Fibre (“FTTx”) division
The proposed transaction, which is subject to the fulfillment of customary closing conditions, including the information and consultation of works councils and other regulatory approvals, is expected to be completed by the end of the first half of 2023.
Uptime Institute Completes Acquisition of CNet Training, the International Award-Winning Technical Education Company
CNet Training, located in Bury Saint Edmunds, Suffolk, England, is an International award-winning technical education company.