COVID-19 hits satellite firm OneWeb

Company files for bankruptcy, investors include government of Rwanda.
Paul Adepoju

Brainstorm April edition now available online free of charge

The whole of April’s issue of Brainstorm magazine is now available online, at no cost, even if you’re not a subscriber.

Mobile transactions ‘a key cog’ in Kenya’s economic wheel

Latest statistics from the CA reveal an upsurge in mobile-based transactions, including in the corporate sector.
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The printer market will suffer for two years but recover

Impacts in the supply chain will vary from initially no supply to late supply Chris de Beer, Africa regional manager at infoSource.


Embracing SD-WAN for multi-cloud environments

SD-WAN has become one of the most critical segments of enterprise networking today.


Top African start-ups to benefit from VC fund

Newton Partners, Imperial link up to support fledgling firms focused on logistics, supply chain.

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Jason Kilar Named CEO of WarnerMedia
Kilar has been named CEO of WarnerMedia, effective May 1. Launches Global Digital Video PSA Initiative to Inform the Public About COVID-19
Initiative will involve collaboration with corporations, brands, agencies, publishers, and spokespeople
Edwards Proven nEXT Turbomolecular Pumps Are Now Available With Increased Pumping Speeds and Performance Enhancements
Edwards extends its range of nEXT turbomolecular pumps with two larger variants, delivering faster pumping speed performance and outstanding compression ratios for increased improved cycle times and low ultimate pressures.
Ingram Micro Cloud Providing Microsoft Resellers New Support with Office 365 Rebranding
Ingram Micro Cloud releases information and programs to assist resellers and customers to navigate the rebranding of Microsoft Office 365 SMB subscriptions.
Games Industry Unites to Promote World Health Organization Messages Against COVID-19; Launch #PlayApartTogether Campaign
Global Games Industry Encourages Players to Follow Health and Safety Guidelines for COVID-19; Provides Information and Social Connection
Mary Kay Manufactures, Donates Hand Sanitizer to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic
Mary Kay will dedicate part of its global supply chain and manufacturing capabilities to producing much-needed hand sanitizer.
Syncordis Partners With International Bank for Temenos-Based Transformation
The win underscores strength of unique combination of Syncordis’ Temenos expertise along with LTI’s global system integration capabilities
amnimo Inc. Starts Development of High-performance, Robust LTE Gateway (Edge Gateway) for Industrial Use
amnimo develops an industrial-use LTE gateway, “Edge Gateway,” which is equipped with rich computing resources and a high level of robustness.
Neustar: DDoS Attacks Increase 180% in 2019 Compared To 2018
Latest research from Neustar reveals across-the-board growth in attacks of all sizes
Multi-Lingual Support From the Global MediXchange of Combating COVID-19 (GMCC) Programme to Further Enable Sharing Among Medical Personnel Worldwide
The Handbook of COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment is now available in seven languages with more to come.
Business as Usual at Hytera’s Intelligent Manufacturing Center Amid COVID-19
Hytera’s intelligent manufacturing center in Shenzhen has enabled it to maintain production despite the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The flexibility built into the center has also allowed Hytera to manufacture disposable face masks to help offset the global shortage caused by the virus.
Merrill Corporation Announces Rebrand to Datasite
New name reflects the company’s transformation and focus on using technology to drive success across the entire M&A lifecycle
Forter Enables Merchants to Offer Competitive Returns Policies without Worry
Returns Abuse Annually Costs U.S. Retailers $24 Billion
Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation Announce Donations to Four Southeast Asian Countries
The Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation announces donations of medical supplies to four Southeast Asian countries.
i2c Expands Presence in Middle East and Africa Due to High Demand for Its Agile Processing
i2c Inc. announced expanding its presence in the Middle East and Africa due to high demand in the region for its solutions.
Validity Enters Definitive Agreement to Acquire 250ok, Expanding its Best-of-Breed Email Portfolio
Validity announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire email analytics and deliverability provider 250ok.
Boehringer Ingelheim Enters Discovery Stage Collaboration with Trutino Biosciences to Grow Its Cancer Immunology Portfolio with Novel Cytokine Platform
Boehringer Ingelheim and Trutino Biosciences announced a research collaboration and worldwide licensing agreement based on Trutino’s innovative ODC platform.
Analogix ANX7580 Display Controller Empowers LG Dual Screen Handheld Mobile Applications
Analogix Semiconductor announced that its SlimPort® ANX7580 DisplayPort™ to MIPI-DSI display controller has been implemented in the LG V60 ThinQ and the Dual Screen.
Third-Party Software Support Market Predicted by Gartner to Triple to More Than $1 Billion By 2023
Rimini Street announced that, according to a recent research note, third-party enterprise software support market is to grow by 200% increase by 2023.
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