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TomTom Telematics celebrates 15 years of Webfleet

October 2, 2014 • Company NewsComments (0)

TomTom Telematics this month celebrates the 15th anniversary of Webfleet, its award-winning fleet management platform. Launched in 1999, it has grown to become the most widely-adopted telematics SaaS platform in Europe, providing businesses with actionable insights into fleet operations. Over the last 15 years, Webfleet has been used to improve mobile...

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This accolade follows hot on the heels of two accolades that MTN scooped last month.

MTN giving away daily surprises to customers

October 2, 2014 • Company News, Southern AfricaComments (0)

MTN South Africa is celebrating summer with a promotion that will reward customers with daily surprises in the form of free MTN-to-MTN voice minutes, data or content. In essence MTN is giving customers surprises that are valued up to R1 million a day from 1...


Telkom’s 200Mbps Mobile Broadband Hitting SA in December

October 2, 2014 • Company NewsComments (0)

Gadget fans fond of browsing the web on their mobiles will see a big boost in broadband quality as of December 2014. Telkom – a leading South African telecommunications provider – is set to launch LTE Advanced at the end of 2014. LTE is a popular, rising...

Mteto Nyati, Microsoft SA’s managing director (image: Microsoft)

Mteto Nyati makes a move to MTN

October 1, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

MTN Group has appointed Mteto Nyati as Group Chief Enterprise Officer, effective 1 October. Nyati joins MTN from Microsoft, where he was General Manager for Middle East and Africa (MEA) Emerging Regions. In this role, he developed and implemented growth...

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Dark Fibre Africa wins court ruling for fibre optic network

October 1, 2014 • Company News, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

The Supreme Court of Appeal has ruled in favour of Dark Fibre Africa to continue with the building of a fibre optic network in the Msunduzi municipality, located in KZN. The case was filed by Msunduzi Municipality against Dark Fibre Africa in February...


MTN Business inks partnership with City Lodge

September 30, 2014 • Company News, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

MTN Business signed a partnership deal with the City Lodge Hotel Group to be the group’s connectivity and telecommunications support. This will significantly improve ICT services at the group’s 51 existing hotels in South Africa and one in Botswana, and...

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AIS partners with IBM in SA

September 30, 2014 • Company News, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

Assimilated Information Systems (AIS), a provider of software and IT solutions, has joined the IBM PartnerWorld Program as an Independent Software Vendor (ISV). The partnership will give the company access to a variety of IBM technologies, tools, and...


TomTom VIP boat provides coverage of the RiskSA Regatta

September 29, 2014 • Company NewsComments (0)

TomTom South Africa has revealed that they will be sponsoring one of the VIP boats at the inaugural 2014 RiskSA Regatta. The biggest corporate sailing event this side of the Atlantic, will be held on 25 – 26 October 2014 at the Royal Cape Yacht Club in the...


SAP innovation helps Global Fund fight high-risk diseases in Africa

September 29, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments (0)

The Global Fund is an international financing organisation started in 2002 to fight AIDS, tuberculosis (TB) and malaria. SAP SE announced that in addition to committing $4 million USD over a period of four years to the Global Fund, through its partnership...


Airtel attempting to drive ICT awareness in West Africa

September 26, 2014 • Company News, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

Following the launch of Airtel’s ICT initiative four weeks ago, the programme, which is targeted at driving ICT usage in rural communities across the country – is now underway in rural communities in the West Region. Airtel’s ICT Rural programme...