George Kalebaila

IOT: Pandora's Box or enterprise enabler?

George Kalebaila, Research Director for telecommunications, media and IOT at International Data Corporation (IDC) delves into the dynamics of this tech resource.
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Jun 7, 2018

MTN, Vodacom eye opportunity in Ethiopia

Both MTN and Vodacom see great expansion opportunity in Ethiopia, as the government moves to open the market to foreign investment.
Mar 27, 2018

Digital Transformation: real or just science fiction?

We don't pay enough attention to the importance of the link between data and technology in building enterprises for the future says George Kalebaila, research director at International Data Corporation (IDC).
Jan 12, 2018

Econet success earns chairman billionaire status

Strive Masiyiwa has secured 14th position on Forbes 2018 list of billionaires.
Nov 28, 2017

Internet penetration in Africa will reach 21.8% by year-end says ITU

Analysts believe continent must develop internet economy to compete in hyper-connected world.

Egypt taps into multimillion dollar IoT opportunity

Innovation challenge set up to identify solutions to boost local economy.
Jun 15, 2017

SA's National Development Plan under scrutiny at Vision 2030 Summit

ICT should be considered a national priority says Huawei SA CEO.
May 29, 2017

South Africa: mobile operators' spectrum safe – for now

IDC looks at the impact of Budget Vote speed by the country's Minister of Telecommunications & Postal Services Siyabonga Cwele.
Dec 8, 2016

'2017 will be worse in every aspect of information security' - IDC

Global research firm predicts a tough year ahead for IT security in South Africa, among several other forecasts outlined.
Feb 19, 2016

IoT in Africa for Africa says IDC

IT industry backs research and analysis firm's call for Africa-focused IoT solutions.
Jan 6, 2016

Businesses warned over cloud, BYOD security in 2016

Fortinet's regional director for Africa predicts a busy year ahead for companies in terms of IT security strategy development and application.
Dec 9, 2015

MEA leads smartphone shipment growth in 2015

Region bucks the global trend, according to IDC research.