Arthur Goldstuck

Africa prepared to fork out more for cloud

Cloud in Africa 2023 study shows investment in cloud services during COVID-19 paid off for South Africa, but counterparts on the continent are increasingly cognisant of cloud benefits.
Christopher Tredger
Jan 30, 2023

Cloud computing clearly runs in business DNA

Tech heavyweights scrutinise findings of cloud in Africa 2023 study.
Jan 26, 2023

Africa increases cloud spend as customer-centric strategies play out

69% of respondents to cloud survey foresee an increase in cloud spend as business seek agility and the means to strengthen customer experience via advanced applications.
Dec 23, 2022

South African online retail passes R50-billion in 2022

Growth in online retail comes from consumers shifting existing purchase behaviour from physical shops to online stores and apps, research shows.
Oct 25, 2022

MTN to host Africa’s first virtual concert in the metaverse

The company’s presence in the African metaverse, Ubuntuland, will be known as altMTN.
Jul 12, 2022

Budget blues for South African business trying to protect data

Research by World Wide Worx shows that either businesses don’t plan properly or are not able to work the budget to adapt to scope and scale of threat landscape.

Social media regulation may trip Africa up en route to metaverse

World Wide Worx and Ornico Media Monitoring share insight from SA Social Media Landscape 2022 study.

Partnerships on the rise as cybercrime spikes in Africa

Research shows that nearly three quarters of South Africa’s top 100 corporates are investing more in cybersecurity than the industry average.
Sep 15, 2021

SA ISP Simpli Connect says tech mobilised to help SMEs, the lifeblood of the country

Company launches podcast series beginning with an in-depth discussion around technology and challenges faced by this market segment.
Jul 22, 2021

No ‘new normal’ for SA’s digitally transforming businesses

Research shows COVID-19 slowed efforts to digitalise organisations.
Jun 21, 2021

Kenya, Nigeria businesses largely oblivious to data protection laws

Survey by World Wide Worx and Zoho reflects reliance on third-party vendors for revenue generation and gathering customer insights.
May 12, 2021

SA generates R30,2bn in online trade in 2020

Research shows online retail more than doubled in two years, driving by demand for home deliveries.