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Routed achieves VMware Principal Partner status

Status positions cloud services provider to upscale client services and offerings.

Seacom appoints new group Chief Digital Officer

Change announced after company’s current CTO Claes Segelberg resigns.

Lesotho, Zimbabwe invest in data analytics to combat network fraud

Global Voice Group (GVG) will provide data analytics platform for telecommunications traffic monitoring and revenue assurance.

LG, Magna International partner to develop e-vehicle components

The firms join forces to develop e-motors, inverters and on board chargers to support the growing global EV market.

Leadership shake-up at 9mobile

Company announces new CTO, Deputy CTO and Director of Strategy.

Cyber attacks spike in healthcare amid COVID-19 second wave

Check Point finds a further 45% increase in attacks targeting healthcare organisations globally, since the start of November last year.

5G and Wi-Fi 6 networks … Cisco reveals six key tech trends for 2021

The year will accelerate technologies that allow for more agility, resilience, and innovation.

TradeTech alliance in Egypt to generate growth capital

Singularity is the first to sign a reseller agreement with Ovamba in the region.

AI mobilised to help Africa’s farmers tackle locusts

Tool generates real-time heatmap of locusts, shows potential migration routes and locust breeding index.

NTT appoints Abhijit Dubey as Global CEO

Former McKinsey & Company executive replaces Jason Goodall from 1 April 2021.
Dec 15, 2020

‘Financial inclusion is not a silver bullet’

Clayton Hayward, CEO and co-founder of Ukheshe, says internet access and mobile wallets will not magically create a sustainable economy.