Jun 24, 2021

IT spend in insurance expected to reach US$135bn by 2024

Attributed to the fact that 73% of the financial services industry is projected to maintain or increase IT spending compared to 2020, according to a recent IDC InfoBrief sponsored by Liferay.
Jun 4, 2021

MEA’s PCD market expected to recover from early year dip

IDC research predicts a 2.4% year-on-year decline in shipping during Q2 of 2021.
May 28, 2021

IDC forecasts smartphone market jump, highest since 2015

5G shipments are expected to grow nearly 130% in 2021, while almost all regions outside of China will see triple-digit growth by year-end.
May 27, 2021

Record growth in MEA’s PCD market in Q1 2021

Market experiences strongest annual growth rate for 15 Years, according to IDC research.
May 21, 2021

IDC advocates digital resiliency as COVID-19 crisis continues

Business resiliency has fallen short and companies must now focus on capitalising on changed conditions, according to research and market analysis firm.
Apr 22, 2021

Tecno holds off competition to be Africa’s top smartphone brand

Research firms Counterpoint and IDC confirm Chinese smartphone provider Tecno Mobile as the leading brand on the continent
Apr 9, 2021

MTN Nigeria activates new channel partnerships

Operator moves to reassure market after recent dispute downs banking service channels.
Mar 26, 2021

Full cloud adoption to happen earlier than expected

Huawei details expectation during Industrial Digital Transformation Conference this week.
Mar 18, 2021

Growth in Africa’s personal computing devices market

Impact of COVID-19, including the increase in work-from-home models , is driving up business.
Mar 10, 2021

SA still leads in Africa’s smartphone market

Overall mobile phone market grew 4.6% quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) in Q4 2020.
Feb 18, 2021

Vodacom in limbo over Lesotho licence, hefty fine

The mobile operator awaits judgement regarding the country’s decision to impose a M134 million fine and to revoke its unified licence.