Africa needs deliberate investment in digital to benefit from tech revolution
Rack Centre and PwC outline objectives of a webinar that will focus on how the continent can leverage the digital revolution.Staff Writer
IFC pumps R372m into Africa’s digital infrastructure
Connectivity supports economic growth and job creation, says the development institution, which wants to connect more African homes and businesses.
Infrastructure Fund targets US$250m to help drive Africa’s digital agenda
Private equity investor Convergence Partners closes third fund of US$120m.
inq. partners Elastic to stretch cyber security services in Africa
Alliance aims to empower clients with visibility across their networks, servers, security and advance their threat detection.
Andile Ngcaba touts broader support for start-ups, SMMEs
The Digital Council Africa plans to collaborate with industry players to boost support for start-ups and SMMEs, says council president Andile Ngcaba.
Rack Centre announces US$100m datacentre expansion plan
Funding will come from a US$250-million pan-African data centre platform established by Actis and Convergence Partners.
Fibre council rebrands to Digital Council Africa
The FTTx Council Africa changes its name to the Digital Council Africa, in a move to expand the digital transformation conversation across the continent.
Convergence Partners targets Cameroon with Vodacom Business Africa deal
Pan-African private equity player completes acquisition in Cote d’Ivoire, Nigeria and Zambia.
FTTH Council Africa Conference 2017 is the biggest fibre optic focused conference in Africa
FTTH Council Africa Conference 2017 will bring together 600+ industry professionals and gather some of Africa's top leaders and decision makers in the fibre optic industry.
'Wi-Fi growth and adoption will surpass that of the mobile era'
Leadership of Wi-Fi Forum SA predicts high growth of technology.
Wi-Fi Forum SA signals intention with connectivity
Newly formed organisation speaks of SA Connect policy, self regulation framework, key technologies at Conference.
'Africa's size a challenge to affordable broadband'
Size of the continent a challenge to accessing affordable broadband.