MTN, Microsoft form alliance to drive DX into Africa

Companies have announced a partnership to accelerate solution rollout, info exchange to bolster digital and cloud transformation across continent.
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15 Nov

Board Partners With Microsoft to Enable Intelligent Planning for Leading Enterprises

Board integration with Microsoft Azure, Power BI and Dynamics 365 delivers Intelligent Planning for Microsoft customers.
Sep 27, 2022

Microsoft, AfDB partner to help Africa’s youth scale into business

Utilising the Bank’s Youth Entrepreneurship Investment Banks (YEIB), the partnership will scale up technical and financial support for young entrepreneurs.
Mar 29, 2022

Microsoft launches tech research facility in Nairobi

Microsoft Africa Research Institute will delve deeper into AI, machine learning, systems and human-computer interaction, among others.

Airband initiative to boost high-speed internet in Nigeria

Microsoft and West African solar-based ISP Tzeti link collaborate to roll out initiative.
Nov 17, 2021

Microsoft tailors Africa digital strategy with Transformation Office launch

Software firm announces resource, to be headed up by MD Wael Elkabbany.
Oct 5, 2021

It’s all systems go as Microsoft rolls out Windows 11

The company will use a measured and phased process in offering Windows 11, as it has done with Windows 10 feature updates.
Jul 23, 2021

Ecobank, Microsoft to support Africa’s COVID-19 stricken SMEs

Companies, together with LinkedIn and GitHub, to launch digital-focused training initiative.

Africa Digital Foundry centres Standard Bank, Microsoft’s DX ambitions

Foundry is a strategic alliance through which companies plan to reach 100 million customers in Africa over the next five years.
May 12, 2021

Tech intensity - what innovation really means for modern businesses

Harnessing tech intensity is how the most innovative and successful businesses today gain a competitive advantage says Mohamed Mikou, Chief Operating Officer & CMO - Middle East & Africa, ‎Microsoft.
May 10, 2021

Africa needs broadband, actionable data to meet healthcare demand warn experts

Call for more private-public partnership and support for innovation to address key issues.
Mar 9, 2021

Google, Microsoft invest millions to empower African women

In light of International Women's Day, the tech giants establish initiatives to help create pathways to prosperity for women and girls across Africa.