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Samsung set to empower female technicians in South Africa

July 26, 2016 • Company News, Education, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

In the electronics repair industry, a field where 99% of employees are men, Samsung Electronics South Africa has begun making inroads into these numbers with its Samsung Women Technical Programme. The first 16 graduates of what will be an ongoing programme have recently begun working at Samsung’s various service centres. The Samsung Women Technical...

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UX is everything – Measure it completely and correctly

July 22, 2016 • Company News, East Africa, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

Forrester Research calls it the “mobile moment”—that brief instant when users first try your mobile app and decide whether they love it or hate it. Multiple studies confirm that the success of your mobile app—and potentially your business—depends on...

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Huawei joins Smart Africa to drive Africa’s digital transformation

July 21, 2016 • Company News, East Africa, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

Huawei has joined the Smart Africa Alliance as Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) advisor and Platinum member at the Smart Africa Board Meeting. The partnership with the Smart Africa Alliance is one of Huawei’s efforts to drive digital...

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Taking a closer look at Supply Chain infrastructure solutions for Africa

July 21, 2016 • Company News, East Africa, Healthcare, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

Along with economic growth in Africa comes increased pressure on supply chain infrastructure, creating challenging business conditions and difficulty in matching supply with demand, particularly in the healthcare arena. Many African countries have experienced...

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Huawei launches first Innovation & Experience Center in Africa

July 21, 2016 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

Huawei has launched Africa’s first Huawei Innovation & Experience Center, and signed a Cooperation Contact with the Department of Telecommunications and Postal Service (DTPS). The centre is set to be the cornerstone of an innovative revolution in the...

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Veeam Reports Record Q2’16 Results and Accelerated Growth

July 19, 2016 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

Veeam Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise, has announced a 38 percent year-over-year (YoY) growth in total bookings revenue for Q2 2016, demonstrating increasing demand by enterpises all over...

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South Africa: Braintree partners with Linkfresh

July 19, 2016 • Company NewsComments (0)

Braintree, the consulting and integration division within Vox Telecom, has recently confirmed its partnership with Linkfresh, a packaged business management system for the fresh food sector, and a Microsoft Dynamics certified add-on package. The partnership...

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Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 to fully integrate with Windows Server 2016 & Hyper-V

July 14, 2016 • Company News, Enterprise, Enterprise Architecture, Top StoriesComments (0)

Veeam Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise, has announced that the new Veeam Availability Suite 9.5, available later this year, will fully integrate with Windows Server 2016 and Hyper-V...

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MTN SA & Kagiso Media to launch females in ICT recognition platform

July 7, 2016 • Company News, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on MTN SA & Kagiso Media to launch females in ICT recognition platform

MTN in partnership with Kagiso Media’s Jacaranda FM and East Coast Radio have unveiled a female recognition platform, which is intended to acknowledge and celebrate the contribution made by female professionals to the growth of the information and...

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Video Ads: The Future of Online Advertising

June 30, 2016 • Company News, East Africa, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Video Ads: The Future of Online Advertising

Just as mobile technology is evolving, so is mobile display advertising. As has always been the case, the most successful ads are those that interest customers and encourage them to take action. Nowadays, the ads that seem to work best are those that engage...

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Taking a closer look at the inner workings of FunDex

June 27, 2016 • Company News, East Africa, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Taking a closer look at the inner workings of FunDex

If you believe that the user experience is everything for mobile apps, HPE has a simple question for you: How are you measuring it? All too often, existing tools do not adequately measure the user experience. Some measure only a few variables or have...

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Trace TV acquires African Video On Demand service Buni.tv

June 21, 2016 • Company News, East Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Trace TV acquires African Video On Demand service Buni.tv

Trace TV has acquired African VOD service Buni.tv, in preparation for the launch of its own Video On Demand (VOD) platform Trace Play – which is scheduled to launch later this year. During the announcement Trace CEO Olivier Laouchez. stated that:...

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Veeam takes top spot in Gartner’s 2016 Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup & Recovery

June 20, 2016 • Company News, East Africa, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Veeam takes top spot in Gartner’s 2016 Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup & Recovery

Veeam Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise, has revealed it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders quadrant of the June 2016 Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup and Recovery...

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Veeam reports 78 percent revenue growth in EMEA cloud program

June 13, 2016 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on Veeam reports 78 percent revenue growth in EMEA cloud program

Veeam Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise, announced strong growth in its EMEA Veeam Cloud & Service Provider (VCSP) program as partners and customers seek more comprehensive cloud-based...

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Microsoft to acquire LinkedIn: Deal valued at $26.2 billion

June 13, 2016 • Company News, Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on Microsoft to acquire LinkedIn: Deal valued at $26.2 billion

Microsoft Corp and LinkedIn Corporation have revealed that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Microsoft will acquire LinkedIn for $196 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at $26.2 billion, inclusive of LinkedIn’s net cash. In...

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South Africa: M4JAM acquired by Informal Solutions

June 9, 2016 • Company News, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on South Africa: M4JAM acquired by Informal Solutions

Telco product distributor, Informal Solution Providers, has announced its acquisition of micro-jobbing platform, M4JAM (Money for Jam). Informal Solution Providers will trade under the name M4JAM. The acquisition helps turn Informal Solution’s plan to build...