South Africa

African Tech Voices: The business value of modern Hyperconverged Infrastructure

The global HCI Market is expected to grow from US$ 7.8-billion in 2020 to US$ 27.1-billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 28.1% as per, says Tony Bartlett, Director Data Centre Compute Solutions at Dell Technologies South Africa.
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Trellix has a bold plan to drive open XDR into Africa

Continent is seen as a strategic growth market.

Pressure on SA SecOps teams mounts as need for real-time XDR grows

Research by Trellix shows less than 40% of SA Security Operations professionals (SecOps) are confident in their ability to adapt to new online threats.
23 Sep

Africa has voice on Binance Global Advisory Board

Ibukun Awosika from Nigeria and South African Leslie Maasdorp are part of the initiative to support sustainable development of blockchain technology.
23 Sep

SA data science recruitment start-up to address UN

Zindi is scheduled to lead a session at the 8th edition of the UN Science Summit.

Alibaba Cloud’s strategic move to gain foothold in Africa

Exclusive deal with BCX strikes a blow for system integrator’s enterprise market segment aspirations and provides a sound platform for global cloud services provider to broaden its appeal in emerging markets.
22 Sep

BCX pens deal with Alibaba Cloud to cover South Africa

The two parties confirmed an exclusive distribution contract to grant BCX exclusive rights and authority to distribute Alibaba Cloud’s products.
21 Sep

OADC confirms rollout of three new EDGE datacentres in SA

Pan-African datacentre company says the datacentres will be live by end of September, and located in East London, George and Paarl.

Ways to fortify your security strategy

Building a robust security posture not only protects operations but also helps drive business outcomes says Michel Nader, Sr. Regional Director - Data Protection & Cyber Recovery Solutions - META, Dell Technologies.

MTN SA goes aggressive as load shedding batters batteries

Operator announces contingency plan which includes the establishment of “war rooms” per region with dedicated staff and network partners, focused on restoring major transmission infrastructure and base stations.

CypherData Solutions to help India’s K7 Security access Africa

CypherData Solutions selected as master distributor to supply India-based K7 Security solutions to the Sub-Saharan Africa market.

Achieving business outcomes in technology implementations requires transformative leadership

Transformative leadership drives an outcomes-focused approach and appreciates that operational excellence is non-negotiable says James Hickman, Head of Sales, Marketing & Solutions at Altron Karabina.

South Africa: Collaboration key to achieving digital transformation says Huawei

Huawei SA CEO underlines requirement for collective participation between government and business in country’s digital transformation journey.