Christopher Tredger
2:40

IBM to invest US$1bn in partner ecosystem to drive AI, cloud adoption

Company announces increased technical support, expanded framework of competencies and Cloud Engagement Fund.
3:30
Wednesday

IXP growth bodes well for Africa’s connected future

According to NAPAfrica, the number of IXPs in Africa has increased from 19 in 2012 to 46 in 2020.
4:30
Tuesday

Sophos’ Braintrace acquisition to bolster NDR tech in Africa

Network Detection and Response is critical to successful threat hunting say companies.
1:40

Paratus Zambia opens new datacentre in Lusaka

The carrier neutral facility will offer various physical and virtual hosting services as well as opportunities for Content Delivery Networks (CDNs).
5:10

No ‘new normal’ for SA’s digitally transforming businesses

Research shows COVID-19 slowed efforts to digitalise organisations.
5:00

Africa as susceptible to advanced cybercrime as global counterparts

Kaspersky research shows that financial services sector remains a top targeted industry on the continent.
6:40

Civil unrest threatens to choke M&A-linked investment in South Africa

Baker McKenzie’s latest analysis of Refinitiv data reflects on the challenge before SA, the positive start to the year for Nigeria and the work that lies ahead for Kenya.
3:10

Seacom positions SD-WAN to spearhead service in Kenya

Network infrastructure support to help businesses deal with increased digital traffic, security concerns and the need for agility.
3:10

Computer chip shortage driving demand for refurbished devices in Africa

Crisis has affected production of new laptops, desktops and tablets says Qrent, a subsidiary within the InnoVent Group.
3:30

Huawei details strategy to lead Africa’s ‘bits to watts’ journey

Company to focus on renewable energy combined with tech-driven data and intelligence.
3:00

Hormuud Telecom announces plan to expand 4G network

Company will focus on rural areas and is aiming for nationwide coverage by 2023.