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Dell announces Project APEX to simplify cloud , IT services management

Company details Cloud Console, a new online platform to deliver ‘Everything-as-a-Service’ model.
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Andile Ngcaba touts broader support for start-ups, SMMEs

The Digital Council Africa plans to collaborate with industry players to boost support for start-ups and SMMEs, says council president Andile Ngcaba.
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MTN Nigeria takes on gaming market

Operator announces launch of MTN Gameworld platform for subscribers.
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Central African Republic contracts Global Technologies to revamp SOCATEL

French company’s mandate is to position telco to provide coverage for 40% of the population.
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South Africa leads Sub-Saharan Africa’s fibre uptake

Even though fibre remains a niche technology, South Africa has the highest number of fibre-based connections in the region.
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M-Pesa joins United for Wildlife Financial Taskforce

First African Fintech platform to affiliate with organisation.
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Yesterday

Airtel Malawi partners Mukuru in mobile money transfer service

Mobile money users from Botswana, South Africa and Zimbabwe will be able to remit funds directly to Airtel money recipients in Malawi.
2:20
Yesterday

Togocel targets 5G commercial rollout by 2025

The operator has been issued with a provisional licence to provide 5G “on full scale” according to authorities.
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Last and Final Victory for Sisvel Before the German Federal Supreme Court (BGH) In the Sisvel vs Haier Cases
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The Open Group and International Telecommunication Union Collaborate to Develop Digital Government Strategies
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MATRIXX Software Teams Up with Hewlett Packard Enterprise to Deliver Real-time 'Monetization-as-a-Service' to CSPs
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Von Gahlen Building Major Component of SHINE’s One-of-a-Kind Isotope Plant
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GrAI Matter Labs Raises $14M to Bring Fastest AI per Watt to Every Device on the Edge
GrAI Matter Labs announced its latest financing round of $14 million.
Hisense Sued for Infringement of AVC Essential Patents
According to the complaints, Hisense offers television products in Germany, which use patent protected AVC methods without licenses with the individual patent holders or a portfolio license that includes these patents offered by MPEG LA.
The 2nd World Science and Technology Development Forum – A Futuristic Step towards Global Trust, Collaboration, and Development in Science and Technology for the Well-Being of Mankind
The global collaboration in science and technology development is much needed in this current era.
Mavenir Appoints Vishant Vora as President of Global Operations and Managed Services
Vishant Vora will lead Mavenir’s global end-to-end business operations including network design, rollout and deployments, solutions and systems integration services, managed services and related strategic initiatives.
Walgreens Reinvents Nation’s Largest Health and Wellbeing-centered Loyalty Program with myWalgreens to Offer Customers Many More Benefits
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Luxembourg Teams up with ESA to Create a Unique “European Space Resources Innovation Centre” to be Established in the Grand Duchy
Luxembourg partners with the European Space Agency to create ESRIC.
Wipro’s Annual State of Cybersecurity Report Finds Increasing Adoption of AI in Cybersecurity to Tackle Advanced Adversaries
Nearly half (49%) of organizations plan to extend Cognitive and AI capabilities for security to detect and respond to attacks faster
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Voice Technology Company ArkX Laboratories Inks European Sales Agreement With Redtree Solutions
This announcement coincides with growing demand from Fortune 1000 companies, OEMs, and start-ups in the region who want to bring their voice-enabled smart products and devices to market.
Wipro and Cisco collaborate to deliver SD-WAN Transformation services to Olympus
Wipro announced that it will deliver managed Software-Defined Wide Area Network transformation services to Olympus leveraging Cisco technology.
Toshiba Appoints Rance M. Poehler as President & Chief Executive Officer for Retail Solutions Business
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Wipro, SNP SE Enter Into a Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Enterprise Transformation for Customers Globally
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DXC Technology Names Ken Sharp Chief Financial Officer
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Mary Kay Continues Its Support of Scientific Innovation and Instruction Through Educational Grants in Partnership With IMCAS Academy
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Spotify Announces Strategic Acquisition of Podcast Technology Leader, Megaphone
Spotify Technology announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Megaphone, one of the world’s most innovative podcast advertising and publishing platforms.
Mavenir Announces Full 2G and 3G Support on Its 4G/5G Converged Cloud-Native OpenRAN and Packet Core
Only End to End Completely Cloud-native Solution for all Generations of Mobile Technologies
NuScale Power Announces an Additional 25 Percent Increase in NuScale Power Module™ Output; Additional Power Plant Solutions
Based on new analyses, the NuScale Power Module™ is able to increase its power output to 77 MWe
Starburst Announces Datanova, a Two-Day Virtual Conference with Keynote by Bill Nye
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