The true cost of downtime for digital businesses

Up to $100 000 per hour according to IT experts at Dubai leg of VeeamOn Forum.
Matshelane Mamabolo
Dec 14, 2016

Egypt's ICT Minister hails precarious 4G licensing process

Yasser ElKady has pointed to a now complete but controversial 4G licensing procedure as a notable achievement by his country's ICT ministry.
Dec 9, 2015

Rwanda could host Africa's first smart city

Cisco says Africa's first smart city could be Kigali in Rwanda, with Johannesburg also high on their list for cities that could soon embrace city-wide IOT strategies.
Nov 5, 2015

Global financial hub seeks to strengthen ties with Africa

Trade between Africa and the Middle East exceeded $50 billion in 2015.
Oct 20, 2015

First Distribution Wins Microsoft SPLA Distributor Award

First Distribution's MSP and Hosting team has won the Microsoft CSR SPLA Distributor award, which was bestowed on 14 October at the 2015 SPLAR Summit.
May 13, 2015

International Avaya User Group Launches Middle East, Africa and India Chapter

The International Avaya Users Group (IAUG), has announced today the launch of its Middle East, Africa and India Chapter.
Mar 25, 2015

How the South African government can transform the citizen experience with smart government programmes

Governments all over the world are facing great challenges on how to deliver services to their citizens in an efficient way.
Oct 22, 2014

Egypt needs billions to upgrade telecom infrastructure

Country’s telecoms minister speaks of much-needed investment after years of turmoil.
Jun 24, 2013

Dubai's EIT selling Tunisie Telecom stake

Strikes, workers’ demands for higher pay has irked Emirates International Telecommunications.
Jun 20, 2013

UAE group invests in Egyptian price comparison startup

Jabbar Internet Group says has become its first recipient for funding from Egypt.
May 6, 2013

Ghana tech manufacturer RLG to open Dubai office

Ghanaian company plans to expand more into Middle East and Asian markets.
Feb 28, 2013

Canon Middle East sets up subsidiary in Kenya

Office geared towards marketing and channel development services in East Africa.