1:30

Vodacom Business Africa accelerates Middle East expansion drive

Vodacom Business Africa steps up expansion in the Middle East, now providing connectivity to new clients in 12 new countries
4:10

TradeDepot progresses on mission to digitise Africa’s retail supply chain

B2B e-commerce platform secures additional US$10-million to enable access to credit for retailers and Africa expansion.
3:20

GSMA launches mobile money interoperability test platform

Organisation states that in Africa over 50.7 million new registered mobile money accounts were opened in 2019-20 alone.
2:30

Public cloud cybersecurity incidents hit 60% of SA organisations

Ransomware and malware, exposed data, compromised accounts, and cryptojacking to blame claims research from Sophos.
2:00

Camtel unveils Huawei-built datacentre

Tier III resource near Yaounde touted as the biggest in the Central African sub-region.
2:00

MTN SA execs forgo increases, channel funds to employees

The telco’s executive team has not taken annual salary increases and is diverting those funds into an employee support fund amid COVID-19.
2:00
Monday

Zimbocash details ambitions as $ZW alternative

Goal is to ensure that locals can transact using ZASH tokens.
2:40

Orange helps build up data analysis in construction

IOT platform collects, analyses and visualises data in real time to better manage resources.
2:30

Field service management critical to SA’s economic fortunes

IFS Africa says while times are tough, there are more tools available today to help rejuvenate business.
5:40
Friday

Mukuru perseveres to become African fintech powerhouse

From humble beginnings in a London flat in 2005, tech start-up Mukuru’s journey has been one of turning challenges into opportunities for innovation.
Editor's choice

Companies face tough decision on Facebook boycott

Incubeta’s head of data solutions, Andrew Smit, explains why he still remains sceptical.

Yesterday

Challenges impacting effective workforce management in 2020

Companies of all sizes are in a race against time to adapt to a new, as-yet undefined normal says Kaunain Nurani, Director: Value Advisory for Spend Management for EMEA South at SAP.

Yesterday

Cybersecurity reimagined for the CISO

Amid increasing spend on ISS, the role of the Chief Information Security Officer will continue to gain in importance says Lutho Nqini, Datacentre Architecture Lead at Westcon-Comstor.

6 Jul
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Spotify Launches in Russia and 12 Additional European Markets
Spotify launches its service in 13 new markets across Europe including Russia, one of the world’s top 20 largest streaming markets.
rf IDEAS wins the HP® JetAdvantage 2020 Partner Award for Customer Focus
rf IDEAS receives the HP JetAdvantage Partner Award for Customer Focus, during HP 2020 Partner Conference.
Rimini Street Expands Investment in Latin America and Appoints New General Manager for Mexico and Central America
Seasoned SAP and Salesforce executive joins Rimini Street to meet growing demand in Mexico and Central America; Company already supports more than 230 clients in Latin America
Rimini Street Appoints Gerard Brossard as COO
Seasoned IT executive brings extensive track-record of success in large-scale global operations management and leadership, sales execution, revenue growth and product line management
Analog Devices Announces Combination with Maxim Integrated, Strengthening Analog Semiconductor Leadership
Analog Devices announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which ADI will acquire Maxim in an all stock transaction that values the combined enterprise at over $68 billion2.
rf IDEAS and Ricoh Simplify Secure Access to Multifunction Printers
rf IDEAS announced with Ricoh the integration of its WAVE ID® Plus dual-frequency card reader technology with Ricoh’s Smart Operation Panel, Gen 2.5.
Immersive Labs Adds Tenable Co-Founder and Security Industry Veteran Jack Huffard to its Board of Directors as Demand for Improving and Measuring Cyber Talent Grows
Airbnb, Citi Bank, SOPHOS and others turn to Immersive Labs’ platform to align human capability to actual cyber risks
rf IDEAS® Adds HID® Mobile Access to Its WAVE ID® Mobile Offering
rf IDEAS continues to advance the future of secure mobile access.
Zynga Closes Transformational Acquisition of Istanbul-based Peak; Expands Forever Franchise Portfolio with Toon Blast and Toy Blast
Zynga buys Peak, Istanbul-based creator of Toon Blast and Toy Blast
Alibaba Cloud and Unilever to Usher in Next-Generation Digital Marketing Initiatives
Industry leaders join forces to bring personalized shopping experience to consumers
Two in Five Fortune 500 Companies Choose Alibaba Cloud
Global cloud leader aims to be the world’s leading digital intelligence backbone by 2023
New Telepresence Robot to Reduce CO2 Emissions by Thousands of Tons
Blue Ocean Robotics' subsidiary GoBe Robots announces a new generation of its climate-friendly telepresence robots with significant demand driven by COVID-19 pandemic.
Sisvel Names Nick Dudziak as its US President
Sisvel today announced that Nick Dudziak has joined the company as President of Sisvel US, Inc. and its US offices, where he will build upon and grow the company’s leadership in fostering innovation and managing intellectual property programs.
Narkasa to Let Investors Buy Crypto in Currency of Their Choice
Within the last six months, the number of those investing in cryptocurrency has risen by 20 percent, due to recent declines in global markets. Narkasa, a recently launched cryptocurrency exchange based in Istanbul, hopes to soon let its clients conduct transactions in 156 national currencies.
Downies Collectables Switches to Rimini Street Support for Its SAP Applications
Australian-based coin and collectables retailer reduces annual IT support costs by 50% and receives ultra-responsive, award-winning support
Scale Computing and Mustek announce partnership to bring HCI and edge computing solutions to market in South Africa
Scale Computing and Mustek partner on one of the largest assemblers and distributors of personal computers and complementary ICT products in South Africa.
MATRIXX Software Success Attracts Telco Veterans, Appoints Five Strategic Advisors
With rapid growth after key wins at AT&T México, Orange and Starhub, MATRIXX is quickly emerging as the fastest-growing charging system provider for 5G deployments.
Supreme Electronics Switches to Rimini Street Support for its Oracle EBS and Database Software
Leading Taiwanese electronic components distributor reduces its annual Oracle maintenance costs and avoids future upgrade cycles just to retain full support
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