Christopher Tredger

COVID-19 a clear opportunity to cement cloud strategy

Experts deep-dive into market trends at ITWeb virtual Cloud, Data Centre and DevOps Summit.

RuralStar Ghana project targets potential 4.5m disconnected

Huawei-backed project aims to deploy over 2000 RuralStar base stations.

Vodacom in limbo over Lesotho licence, hefty fine

The mobile operator awaits judgement regarding the country’s decision to impose a M134 million fine and to revoke its unified licence.

South Africa’s SigniFlow makes early impression down under

Company announces first distributor agreement in Australia with Bluechip Infotech.

Lesotho’s Communications Authority flexes muscle over Vodacom spat

Mamarame Matela, CEO of the LCA, said latest court decision ‘is not the end of the road’.

Meet the ‘Swiss Army knife’ of Africa’s digital marketing

SA services group Incubeta is gaining traction locally and abroad.

Uganda: internet shutdown amounts to ‘switching off economic engine’

Research Manager, IT services for IDC Sub-Saharan Africa delves into the short-and long-term implications.
10 Feb

Veeam ups its stake in cloud services for Africa

Company expands Google cloud partnership, increases public cloud support and confirms increase interest from within Africa.

‘appy to engage… the new era of mobile, data-driven ecommerce

CEO of Ignition Telecoms explains the value proposition in leveraging data to strengthen customer experience.

Demand for digital skills ‘skyrocketed in Africa during 2020’

With digital transformation already a plight pre-COVID, this intensified last year says Cisco.
2 Feb

South African energy start-up takes aim at solar fees

CEO of Wetility says Eskom's bid to create an additional solar fee would just push existing and new solar users to increasingly move their energy requirements off-grid.

Exec level changes won’t impact Africa strategy says Seacom

Company has announced a series of changes to its executive leadership structure, but says these were expected and planned for.