Cloud Computing

Liquid Dataport connects Kenya, DR Congo

The company says this is the shortest route connecting East to West Africa, reducing data transmission latency by 20 milliseconds.
ITWeb reporter
25 May

Liquid Dataport signs West Africa connectivity agreement

Under the terms of the agreement, Liquid Dataport will offer Viasat’s connectivity services, working through local partners.

Liquid Dataport connects Mombasa to Johannesburg

The new route offers hyper scalers, enterprises, and wholesale carriers direct connectivity to data centres and cloud resources in Johannesburg and Nairobi.
May 8, 2023

University of Botswana launches innovation centre

The centre will lift Botswana’s plan to enhance national innovation capacity framework and develop entrepreneurship.
May 4, 2023

MTN Uganda invests $26m in network buildout

MTN Uganda says its 4G population coverage has significantly increased to over 80%, driving better connectivity for customers.

Zoetis intros animal health solution in Kenya, Senegal

The application is one of the achievements from the first round of a Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s grant to Zoetis.
Apr 21, 2023

Botswana seeking Southern Africa’s digital hub status

The SADC country is looking to grow its digital skills and investment as part of its ambition to attain high income status by 2036.
Apr 20, 2023

Liquid Dataport ties-up with Algeria’s ICOSNET

The deal will allow ICOSNET access to Liquid's network expanding coverage for its clients' connectivity needs.
Apr 14, 2023

Cassava Technologies pledges $249m to SA economy

Cassava's investment pledge comprises key projects, including the expansion of the Liquid Intelligent Technologies fibre network, the extension of Africa Data Centres.
Mar 30, 2023

MTN Ghana to construct $25m multi-purpose ICT hub

The ICT Hub will sit on 4 000 square metres of land and provide 200 000 people with ICT skills and generate over 100 000 jobs.
Mar 23, 2023

Liquid acquires Egyptian cyber security firm Cysiv MEA

Cysiv MEA, formerly SecureMisr, provides enterprise cloud and cyber security services to some of Egypt's top companies, particularly in the financial services sector.
Sep 17, 2020

Alibaba Debuts Cloud Computer, Delivery Robots at Cloud Computing Conference

Cloud-native intelligence products accelerate customers’ digital transformation