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The transformational power of cloud in Africa

In March 2016, IBM opened its first Cloud Data Centre in South Africa, providing cloud services to enterprise clients...

By Brett Parker 13 hours ago

Exploring Africa's fintech frontiers

Entrepreneur Nicole Anderson returns to her African roots to explore the fintech potential on the continent...

By Nicci Botha 1 day ago

Why NGOs need to embrace digital now

From garnering greater support through transparency to building online credibility with funders...

By Sindy Peters 21 Oct 2016

Evaluating the app-opportunity

"There's an app for that" is one of the most common phrases exchanged amongst smartphone owners. From hailing a taxi...

By Lynette Hundermark 20 Oct 2016

African innovation leads the way at annual Accenture conference

Technology is the greater equaliser. Today a poor farmer in Kenya, using a phone, has access to more information than a US president in the 1990s...

18 Oct 2016

Amazon and VMware form alliance in the cloud

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Cloud computing rivals VMware and Amazon Web Services on Thursday, 13 October 2016, announced an alliance that will let them play off each other's strengths...

14 Oct 2016

GIN launches African-based satellite solution

Pan-African telecommunications provider, Gondwana International Networks (GIN) has launched Source, a fully managed, virtual network satellite operator service...

14 Oct 2016

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 192: Fortinet discuss online security and IoT

On the latest episode of Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding spoke to Paul Williams...

13 Oct 2016

Jumia furthers hospitality technology with launch of Extranet Web

Jumia Travel has launched the web version of the Extranet App on Android with the aim to give hotel managers more flexibility and independence.

12 Oct 2016

Navigate Bizcommunity to where the business is

An increasing number of our core advertising, marketing and media audience and other professional subscribers are discovering that navigating editorial offerings across Bizcommunity's 18 multi-industry portals makes good sense...

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Facebook's Oculus pushes virtual reality with new gear

Facebook on Thursday worked to ramp up enthusiasm for its virtual reality line, unveiling new gear including a lower-end wireless headset prototype...

7 Oct 2016 awards African innovation presented six Innovation Challenge in Africa awards to what it considers leading examples of ideas, apps, websites and/or online services...

3 Oct 2016

Digital finance 'vital for Africa'

The prevalence of cash in sub-Saharan African economies continues to fuel financial exclusion, preventing small businesses from accessing credit and driving inefficiencies at government level, says Daniel Monehin, MasterCard's division president for sub-Saharan Africa...

3 Oct 2016

Deloitte and Apple bite into African business solutions market

Deloitte and Apple have teamed up to create a business tool for the African market that will better connect employees, supply chains and operations...

30 Sep 2016

Capturing the 'Voice of the Customer'

80% of the participant organisations in an extensive Bain survey believed they were delivering a "superior experience" to their customers...

By Vicki Erskine 30 Sep 2016

Diagnosing Africa's poor health with technology

The question is how do we keep the healthcare sector sustainable and how will this play out in Africa?..

29 Sep 2016

#GartnerSYM: Aspiring African innovators to watch

The Gartner Aspiring Innovators programme has for a second year identified early-stage tech startups from the African continent...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 28 Sep 2016

Collaborate to unlock competitive advantage

How companies can use collaboration tools as innovation hacks...

By Farren Roper 27 Sep 2016

Mobile will be the TV of the future

According to Discover Digital, a digital entertainment and video on demand (VOD) services company, traditional broadcasting is changing as more consumers turn to mobile...

23 Sep 2016

Global technology trends shaping the modern workplace

The European and South African findings from the Dell and Intel Future Workforce Study have been revealed...

22 Sep 2016

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