Artificial Intelligence

Econet ups 5G ante, sees opportunities in emerging tech

Econet Wireless is deepening 5G coverage in Zimbabwe, after adding 12 base stations in the financial year ended February.
Tawanda Karombo

Report urges continent to ‘think strategically’ and develop ‘African AI’

A new report, coming out of Kenya, notes AI developments across Africa, with the highest rate of activity in agriculture, health, education and financial services.

Nigeria approves blockchain policy to shore up economy

The Nigerian government has since directed relevant regulatory bodies to start work on developing regulatory instruments for deployment of the technology.

ITWeb partners with ICSA for Connected Banking Summit

Over 250 professionals, experts, and practitioners from the banking, financial services and insurance community are expected to attend.

University of Botswana launches innovation centre

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

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.
Mar 27, 2023

Rest of Africa lifts JSE-listed ADvTECH in full year performance

In the year, revenue from the Africa division increased by 25% to $18 million and operating profit increased by 69% to $4 million.
Feb 23, 2023

Modern network focused on the user experience

Being able to access the data and applications when required must be a given, says Lionel Dartnall, collaboration manager at Westcon-Comstor.
Feb 14, 2023

Digital bridges built with virtual nails

It’s time to invest in skills development solutions that will permanently cover the skills shortage in SA, says Henk Olivier, MD at Ozone Information Technology Distribution.

With the (re)discovery of Artificial Intelligence, the First Edition of WAICF Looks Set to Make History

The World AI Cannes Festival (WAICF) is the first global event dedicated exclusively to AI, to tech leaders who innovate in the field and to the economic, human and societal issues which will impact our lives in the very near future.
Feb 17, 2021

Protegrity Launches Partner Network to Secure Global Innovation in AI, Analytics, and Cloud

New program addresses the increased demand for advanced data-security solutions for mission-critical privacy, AI, and cloud initiatives by equipping partners with the tools needed to meet joint-customers’ unique requirements