South Africa

Experts warn South Africa is now prime target for global threat actors

Top attacks launched by threat actors in 2023 first quarter included Mustang Panda, APT40, Backdoor Diplomacy, ATP10, Lazarus, and Winnti Group.
Staff Reporter
Mar 28, 2023

MTN, Microsoft hasten public cloud projects in South Africa, Nigeria

MTN, Microsoft and Accenture to migrate the telco’s business support system and operations support system applications to Azure cloud.
Jul 24, 2018

M-Pesa helps increase numbers for Vodacom

 According to operator's trade update for quarter ended 30 June 2018.
Nov 6, 2017

Orange launches new IP and IPX PoP in SA

Following the launch, the company says it will now be able to fully address the market's needs.
Oct 4, 2017

Zim to lean on tech-savvy allies

Mugabe could engage with the likes of China or Russia to clamp down on what he says is abuse of social media and other technology platforms.
Sep 14, 2017

MTN SA completes LTE rollout in Rustenburg

The increased LTE coverage in the mining town of Rustenburg was achieved through re-farming of existing spectrum.
Sep 13, 2017

Industrial biometrics

Nicolas Garcia, OT-Morpho, regional director of sales for sub-Saharan Africa, says, "Traditionally, access control, which goes hand-in-hand with time and attendance registry, as well as controlling who has access to sensitive or dangerous sites, has always been a focus. However health and safety compliance is coming increasingly under the spotlight."
Aug 17, 2017

Direct Pay Online Group's latest buy tips the scales

Acquisition of Virtual Card Services South Africa signals the completion of DPO's purchase of the VCS Group.
Jul 7, 2017

Lexmark's Print Cartridge Recycle Programme gains momentum in South Africa

Lexmark International, Inc., a global imaging solutions leader, has a print cartridge recycling programme, The Lexmark Cartridge Collection Program (LCCP), which has picked up speed in South Africa, over 60 000 cartridges have been collected and recycled over the past year.
Jun 28, 2017

Direct Pay Online continues African expansion with latest acquisition

PayThru South Africa deal strengthens company's value proposition.
Jun 27, 2017

Vodacom opens NB-IoT lab in Johannesburg

Goal is to nurture an ecosystem of developers, engineers and entrepreneurs for NB-IoT applications in Africa.
Jun 26, 2017

Things not to miss when mapping your customer journey transformation

Danny Drew, Avaya's Managing Director for South Africa, says while there is no industry-wide standardisation of customer journey transformation mapping, there are key steps to keep in mind.