Data Management

Emboldened Morocco launches MoroccoTech to further its digital hub ambition

North African country looks to position itself as the best digital hub and techshoring destination on the continent.
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What will online privacy and security look like in 2022?

From privacy becoming increasingly mainstream to safely dumping data, Andrew Bourne, Regional Manager - Africa, Zoho Corporation delves into issues influencing the IT security landscape for this year.

Innovations that will reshape business in Kenya

Global spending on digital transformation is projected to reach US$1.78-trillion in 2022 says James Bayhack, Director: Sub-Saharan Africa at
22 Dec

Data revenue cushions impact of voice decline for BTC

Company details growth strategy in its half-year results.
Dec 14, 2021

Cassava Tech joins forces with Mitsui to build datacentres

The partnership will bring together the technology, expertise and networks of both organisations to accelerate digital transformation, says Cassava.

Is there a lack of urgency to address cybersecurity in the public sector in Africa?

Check Point Research shows global trend toward increasingly lucrative public sector targets.
Dec 10, 2021

Digital is everywhere, value is not

Digital imperative must be approached with a people-centric mindset says Andy Wilson, Digital co-x lead partner at Vodacom Business.

Obsidian shows the best way to handle Cloud Data Protection within growing cloud environments

Obsidian joined its industry partners First Distribution and IBM in a webinar Cloud Data Protection to help businesses address distributed data challenges and secure business-ready intelligence.
Dec 3, 2021

Cameroon leans on South Korean alliance to boost e-govt

Central African country will be assisted by the Korean International Cooperation Agency to roll out digital centres, smart campuses to digitise official data systems.
Dec 3, 2021

Tech recruiter ALG leverages AWS to target two million

Organisation to bolster ‘The Room’ and match up Africa’s top talent with prospective employers.
Dec 1, 2021

Econet scores as demand for broadband spikes in Zimbabwe

Data income growth outstrips voice as company leverages broadband demand.
Nov 30, 2021

Ocular Technologies partners with Infobip to enrich its customer engagement offering with WhatsApp for Business API

Johannesburg-based company empowered with WhatsApp for Business Application Programming Interface (API) capabilities.

New pan-African datacentre firm announces US$500m-plus investment

Newly established WIOCC Group company Open Access Data Centres charts growth course, beginning with Nigeria, South Africa and Somalia.