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1:40

Botswana’s tech innovators get Orange backing

CEO reaffirms telco’s commitment during an announcement of winners of the Orange Social Venture Prize.
3:40

CMC, Redvine tout first production implementation of EoSVR network

Using the Juniper/128 Technology Secure Vector Routing (SVR) routing architecture as foundation, the two organisations have launched an SD-WAN solution.
2:20
Tuesday

Traffic surge on SACS as telcos eye opportunity in Americas

Angola Cables adds that the 6 156 km intercontinental subsea cable has halved latency between Africa and the Americas.
3:20

The future of work

With new technology such as AI support and smart cameras, the workplace of the future can be anywhere says Marilyn Moodley, Country Leader for South Africa and West, East, Central Africa at SoftwareONE.
1:50

Botswana faces uphill challenge to bolster digital competitiveness

Southern African country ranks low on the Institute for Management Development World Digital Competitiveness report.
3:30
Monday

Seacom bumps up IP network to 100Gbps

The upgrade comes as more submarine cables are expected to land on the African continent to boost connectivity.
1:30

Djibouti Telecom to construct new cable landing station

Resource is intended to serve as a neutral digital port to provide an open access cable landing service.
3:50
Monday

Infobip’s WhatsApp for Business API and Moments solution help Beiersdorf Nivea Nigeria

The implementation of Infobip’s WhatsApp for Business API and Moments solution empowered Beiersdorf Nivea Nigeria to engage with its end users directly and seamlessly.
1:50
Monday

Sudan’s Alsoug cautiously optimistic as country emerges from tech isolation

Company to launch national payments network but remains concerned about low internet penetration.
6:20
15 Oct

Tech industry called on to unify behind 5G development

Challenges are there, but Africa has a real opportunity as Huawei’s Ken Hu outlines the current scenario globally at MBBF forum.
2:10

Kenya’s Huduma Namba grinds to a halt over fresh legal wrangling

Katiba Institute files case against system arguing it did not adhere to data protection laws.