Christopher Tredger

POPIA - SA’s hot potato

Research by Iron Mountain shows numerous challenges being faced by companies in complying with the Protection of Personal Information Act.

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.
7 Sep

Why Africa Data Centres is plotting expansion now

Company is confident it will achieve its target to double its capacity and footprint in the next two years.

Africa’s threat landscape has changed … and it’s getting more serious

Criminals are taking advantage of widespread remote working and people’s vulnerability during COVID-19, according to Liquid Intelligence Technologies research.

Africa CEO Forum announces special digital edition for September

Theme for event is: ‘A new world coming: How can Africa and its private sector navigate the change?’

Email, data breaches top the list of cyber threats to African businesses

According to Liquid Intelligent Technologies market research focused on Kenya, South Africa and Zimbabwe.

Paratus invests US$6m to bolster fibre rollout

Further development of the company’s two-year focus on connectivity.

GSMA’s anti-fraud system looks to combat “robo-calling”

Cape-based PBX over GSM provider Trabel believes the system adds another layer of protection against VoIP-related fraud.

Africa tightens bond with US with new internet POP in Miami

Liquid Intelligent Technologies will connect to Miami via Fortaleza in Brazil and Luanda in Angola via the South Atlantic SACS and MONET subsea cables.

Vodacom Tanzania announces new MD

Sitholizwe Mdlalose is appointed to the position.

Ethiopia plots own social network to replace global offerings

But any locally developed offering needs to scale to be successful, according to market analyst.