DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: TP Connects, one of the first International Air Transport Association (IATA) certified travel aggregators and IT providers, working with British Airways as a new distribution capability (NDC) service provider, has integrated directly to the airline's NDC APIs with a B2B reseller platform and internet booking engine for online travel agencies.
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Across the globe, access to technology and the internet is no longer a luxury only attainable by developed countries. The most recent figures from the International Telecommunications Union (ITU)*, the governing body for LTE and 4G standards, showed that global internet access and usage has increased significantly by up to 43% between 2000 and 2015, with Africa alone seeing a 28% increase in internet access.
Kamal Mokrani 3 hours ago
The digitisation of business has spread the ‘customer experience' (CX) right across organisations. Managing and understanding customers is no longer confined to frontline sales and contact centre staff, but requires constant attention from all employees in order to meet diverse expectations from increasingly-demanding consumers who have unprecedented options at hand.
Danny Drew 23 hours ago
With its 'prosper' philosophy at its core, in ‘helping people achieve their ambitions in the right way', Absa recently released its latest film, ‘Coding a better future', which features three Digital Academy graduates, namely Edward Motloung, Gopolang Lekoto and Sanusha Naidoo, who secured themselves an internship, which led to a full-time job at Absa.
Jessica Tennant 1 day ago
TelOne has introduced "Alert Me" service for all its broadband customers, where customers will now be able to receive updates on their data balance and get reminders for recharging.
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Digital transformation, as we've come to realise, means something different in every industry. In manufacturing, the term can be broad-reaching, encompassing everything from automation and robotics, to fully-fledged ‘smart factories', all the way to the reinvention of the entire sector - captured in the ‘Industry 4.0' concept.
Dereshin Pillay 1 day ago
UNCTAD adviser, Alibaba's Jack Ma, has launched an African Young Entrepreneurs Fund worth US$10 million. In addition, Ma, planned to roll out a partnership with African universities to teach internet technology, artificial intelligence and e-commerce.
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The internet of things (IoT) offers many more opportunities than merely improving efficiency and reducing costs. With increasing automation and networking, for example, the industry is able to produce even small quantities at low cost and manufacture products according to individual customer requirements.
Morne Bekker 1 day ago
Fibre-based service provider Otel is busy laying out its own infrastructure, but it also sells data packages on other open-access fibre networks.
Hadlee Simons 1 day ago
What's your next? As an entrepreneurial, ambitious woman, the best place to answer that question is at the must-attend event this Women's Month: the 2017 Standard Bank Top Women Conference.
Topco Media 2 days ago
The Wireless Application Service Provider of South Africa (Waspa), has updated its code of conduct to be in line with Icasa regulations on premium services.
22 Jul 2017
With the addition of Google Cloud Platform, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications is now available on three major public cloud providers, including Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure.
21 Jul 2017