The data conundrum facing South African businesses
Dell Technologies, partners release details of the Data Paradox Study including that 58% of South African businesses believe they are data-driven, but only 11% are prioritising data’s use across the organisation.Christopher Tredger
Cybercriminals are holding nothing back in attacks on Africa
Ransomware remains the standout threat in the first half of the year, with Africa accounting for 1.7% of these attacks, with 1.05% being targeted at South Africa.
Africa will also benefit from Orange Euro LTE-M tech deal
Swedish firm C Security Systems partners Orange to accelerate LTE-M trackers in Europe, but Africa also stands to benefit.
Google backs digital interest in Africa with US$1bn investment
Investment focuses on enabling fast, affordable internet access, supporting start-ups.
Network International acquires Africa’s DPO Group in US$291.3m deal
Following months of negotiation, companies have now finalised the deal.
Mobile coverage is improving, but usage gap a growing concern says GSMA
Research introduced at MWC Africa recently shows 3.4-billion people do not use mobile internet despite living in areas with mobile broadband coverage.
Deep dive into SA’s DX prospects reveals need for collaboration, innovation
Acting-Director General of the Department of Communications and Digital Technologies, Nonkqubela Jordan-Dyani stresses link between digital tech and economic strength.
Nutanix builds up cloud offering for Africa’s untapped market
Company will drive its channel-first strategy to meet demand on the continent, it describes as having opportunity and potential.
TECNO lights up SA’s smartphone market with Spark 7 Series launch
Africa’s leading smartphone brand in 2020 launches flagship offering targeted at a broad market.
SA ISP Simpli Connect says tech mobilised to help SMEs, the lifeblood of the country
Company launches podcast series beginning with an in-depth discussion around technology and challenges faced by this market segment.
83% of South African consumers choose human connection over digital
Research by BPO provider Merchants shows impact of COVID-19 on the overall customer experience.