VC landscape saw record investment, exit activity in 2019

Last year saw increased venture capital exits by investors in South African tech start-ups, with 50% of exit strategies reported as profitable.
16 Sep

IOT, cloud computing used to roll out e-water services

Service is present in 30 villages across Gambia, Tanzania and Ghana.
16 Sep

Insurance management in Zambia via cloud-based contact centre

Hollard Insurance Zambia invests in Infobip technology to offer remote access to customer care, platform for insurance management.

The migration to the cloud and what really happens once you get there

Never mind post-COVID, the question that begs to be asked is, ‘what will post cloud look like?’

Multi-cloud is working, but...

To remain flexible and agile, SMBs must address key challenges like cloud complexity to boost efficiencies and get maximum value from their multi-cloud approach says Greg McDonald, Director – Systems Engineering at Dell Technologies South Africa.

Harnessing the power of cloud computing in Kenya

Nurturing the development of a stable, reliable communications infrastructure network in Kenya is key to ensuring the continuous uptake of cloud technology says Francis Wainaina, Senior Product Manager at SEACOM East Africa.

Africa embraces cloud even as security fears persist

While cloud computing is now a standard business tool among African businesses, IT decision-makers remain concerned about the spate of data breaches.
4 Sep

Infobip acquires the status of a trusted partner of the GSMA, as part of its 'Identity Revenue Acceleration' initiative

GSMA announces that Infobip, a global specialist in cloud communications, has been awarded the status of a trusted partner.

Cloud central to business continuity in Africa

Vast majority of respondents to latest Cloud in Africa Report affirm technology’s role in supporting operations amid COVID-19.

Rack Centre announces US$100m datacentre expansion plan

Funding will come from a US$250-million pan-African data centre platform established by Actis and Convergence Partners.
Aug 27, 2020

Governments must collaborate with allies to fight cyber threats

Government intelligence agencies are shielded from retaliation and prosecution to a certain extent, as attribution is difficult.
Aug 11, 2020

The new business debate: cloud vs security

Business leaders can no longer leave their information security to cybersecurity professionals alone says Francis Wainaina, Senior Product Manager at SEACOM East Africa.