Right controls crucial to prevent incidents on Cyber Monday and beyond

Having the right controls in place to protect customer data, including their payment information, is absolutely essential says Simeon Tassev, Managing Director and QSA at Galix.

It’s time to reset the lens through which we view skills

We still have a long way to go before we reach a critical mass of digital skills to be considered a competitive outsourcing hub says Martin Ndlovu, Skills Programme Manager, Microsoft 4Afrika.

Black Friday 2020: trends, pitfalls, and opportunities for your business

Businesses that experience a sudden increase in online sales may struggle to scale their supply chains, storage capacity, or delivery services says Steve Briggs, Chief Commercial Officer at SEACOM.

The tech predicted to disrupt in 2021 and beyond

Dimension Data and NTT release document outlining disruptive trends expected to ensure that DX remains an imperative for SA businesses.

Closing the cybersecurity skills gap

There is a problem with cybersecurity hiring and staffing says Sander Vinberg, Threat Research Evangelist at F5 Labs.

How the digitisation of remittances can support Africa’s economic recovery

As with any digitisation journey, there are formidable challenges for the formal remittances sector in African markets says Andy Jury, CEO, Mukuru.

Black Friday. The Pandemic Edition.

Retailers need to revise their approaches to ensure safer sales and customers in the time of COVID-19 says Wynand Smit, CEO of INOVO.

Lesotho telecom regulator needs compliance monitoring system to avoid further conflict with Vodacom

With technological advancements that have also seen soaring rates of cybercrime, strict regulation and enforcement are now more crucial than ever says technology writer and communication specialist Suzette Plantema.
Nov 2, 2020

Driving innovation, economic growth & societal inclusion

Nora Wahby, Vice President and Head of Ericsson West Africa & Morocco, says she is determined to put #AfricaInMotion.
Oct 27, 2020

Sourcing strategies key for business success beyond 2020

The importance of a well-thought-out sourcing strategy and a partner who assists in creating value for the organisation will become ever more critical says Zain Patel, Managing Director, Merchants South Africa.
Oct 20, 2020

What you need to know about the digital economy and its role in Africa

Digital economy will ultimately become the ordinary economy, so it is critical to bridge the digital divide now says Patrick Ndegwa, Seacom Business Sales Lead for Seacom East Africa.

Cybersecurity threats in Africa and keeping users safe

Companies in Africa need to urgently address efforts to combat cyber-crime and improve their cyber security posture says François Amigorena, founder and CEO of IS Decisions.