Data Management

The Ultimate Crossover – the Metaverse

Significant multinational technology firms are already placing some weight behind this says Ashlin Perumall, Partner, Corporate/M&A Practice, Baker McKenzie Johannesburg.

When data backup goes wrong

It is imperative to perform readiness checks before backups run, have active monitoring in place during backups, and post-backup reviews says Hemant Harie, MD at Gabsten Technologies.

Kenya’s electoral body denies system security breach

Body refutes media reports and says its register of voters is housed within a Biometric Voter Registration system.

A vision for the future of the insurance sector: Insurance as a Digital Platform

Clearly a massive untapped market presents itself and digital will be the key driver behind most if not all penetration strategies.

Investors look to capitalise on Ghana’s datacentre market growth

Africa Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM) positions Onix Accra 1 datacentre to capitalise on market’s growth potential.
Jul 6, 2021

Finastra exceeds 150 app milestone in its FusionStore marketplace

Open platform momentum sees more Fintechs able to access growing markets and reduce sales cycles.
Jun 30, 2021

Opportunity opens up as Africa gets to grip with SaaS, cyber threats

Commvault readies to deploy expertise, market experience and technology within a continent that has been forced to fast-track digital transformation.
Jun 28, 2021

Vodacom Business partners Digital Parks Africa to deepen datacentre support

The datacentre has become the backbone of enterprise IT, the companies claim.
Jun 28, 2021

Africa poised for datacentre growth, but regulation is key

Continent accounts for just 1% of total available global capacity.
Jun 22, 2021

MainOne readies to launch new datacentre in Accra

The Appolonia Data Centre will be launched for the company’s subsidiary MDXi and intended to meet an increasing need for colocation and interconnection services.
Jun 21, 2021

Kenya, Nigeria businesses largely oblivious to data protection laws

Survey by World Wide Worx and Zoho reflects reliance on third-party vendors for revenue generation and gathering customer insights.