Public-private partnerships hold the key to future development

It will take a strategic and considered set of PPPs to achieve Africa’s ambitions to compete in the digital economy says Ryno Rijnsburger, Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft 4Afrika.

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.

The social impact of remittances in developing countries

As the numbers are indicating, remittances are playing an integral role in promoting global economic and social wellbeing says Andy Jury, CEO of Mukuru.
Aug 21, 2020

Banking for SMMEs

Monetary concerns are always at the top of the list for small businesses, especially those in the informal sector.
Aug 20, 2020

The future of payments in Africa

Murray Gardiner, MD, Bluecode Africa, says an interoperable universal payment platform will enable the digital future of Africa.

Building the remote contact centre of the future

The new norm post-COVID means redefining home working says Anne-Meine Gramsma, Chief Commercial Officer at ContactCenter4ALL.
Aug 13, 2020

Industrialisation or imperialism?

Business and technology strategist Vusa Nyathi outlines three 4IR policy considerations that can change the face of Africa.
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.
Jul 24, 2020

How global disruption can have local implications

Small businesses are often the most vulnerable to unanticipated events and threats due to their size and lack of resources says Soromfe Uzomah, Head of Strategic Partnerships at Microsoft 4Afrika.
Jul 23, 2020

Stop selling technology because customers are not buying it

Companies that succeed in this world will be masters of data-driven marketing rather than of pushing product says Anton Herbst, group strategy director, Tarsus Technology Group.
Jul 22, 2020

Data technologies, the best ally against telecom fraud in Africa.

Data technologies represent a key weapon in telecom regulators’ arsenal in their fight against fraud says telecommunications specialist and independent author Suzette Plantema.