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African Investor Named Media Partner For HISA2017

August 3, 2017 • Company News, Healthcare, Southern AfricaComments Off on African Investor Named Media Partner For HISA2017

African Investor, an international investment and media company, has been named prime media partner for the upcoming Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa (HISA2017). Unlike any other event on the African healthcare calendar, HISA2017 looks to join the dots between innovation and practicality, by presenting the latest healthcare technologies and showcasing...

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Niral Patel Appointed New Oracle South Africa MD

July 22, 2017 • Company News, People, Southern AfricaComments Off on Niral Patel Appointed New Oracle South Africa MD

Oracle South Africa today announced the appointment of Niral Patel as Managing Director and Technology Leader. Niral will be based in Johannesburg and will be responsible for accelerating the adoption of Oracle Cloud solutions, identifying new growth...

Abe Wakama, CEO of IT News Africa

IT News Africa’s Abe Wakama joins TT100 Awards Panel

July 13, 2017 • Company News, Events, General, People, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on IT News Africa’s Abe Wakama joins TT100 Awards Panel

Abe Wakama, CEO of African Innovator Group and publisher of African Innovator Magazine and ITNewsAfrica.com, has been selected to join the Technology Top 100 awards judging panel for 2017. The awards, which will take place at the Johannesburg Country Club...

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Gemalto Wins Encryption and Data Protection Award

July 8, 2017 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on Gemalto Wins Encryption and Data Protection Award

Gemalto, a digital security company, announced today that the company has been awarded the Frost & Sullivan 2017 Encryption and Data Protection Technology Leadership Award1. Analysts from Frost & Sullivan independently evaluated Gemalto’s SafeNet...

The Healthcare Innovation Summit will take place on 29 and 30 August at the Vodacom World in Midrand, Johannesburg.

Med-e-Mass Announced As Platinum Sponsor Of HISA2017

July 6, 2017 • Company News, Events, Healthcare, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Med-e-Mass Announced As Platinum Sponsor Of HISA2017

Med-e-Mass, a South African provider of clinical and financial management solutions to medical professionals, clinics and hospitals has been confirmed as a platinum sponsor of the 3rd edition of  Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa (#HISA2017), which is set...

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MTN SA makes five executive appointments to bolster operational efficiency

June 20, 2017 • Careers, Company News, General, Mobile and Telecoms, SponsoredComments Off on MTN SA makes five executive appointments to bolster operational efficiency

MTN has strengthened its executive team even further by appointing five new members in a bid to enhance operational efficiency across the operation and provide more in-depth commercial skills and experience. Marco Gagiano: Executive for Customer Value...

Rakesh Parbhoo, CEO of WestconGroup SA.

Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa Appoints CEO

May 25, 2017 • Careers, Company News, Sponsored, Top StoriesComments Off on Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa Appoints CEO

Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa, a value-added technology distributor of category-leading solutions in Security, Collaboration, Networking, Cloud and Data Centre, has announced that it has appointed Rakesh Parbhoo as CEO of WestconGroup SA, effective 1st...

The inaugural IOT Forum Africa was an overwhelming success.

IOTFA 2017 DRAWS IN TOP CLASS SPEAKERS AND GUESTS

March 31, 2017 • Company News, Events, Internet of Things, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on IOTFA 2017 DRAWS IN TOP CLASS SPEAKERS AND GUESTS

Internet of Things Forum Africa (IOTFA) took place at the Gallagher Convention Centre on the 29th and 30th of March. The two day event brought together leaders of industry to discuss all the latest developments in IoT. Focusing on the theme “Powering a new...

Arbor Networks Named Best Overall Security Company at 13th Annual Info Security Product Guide’s Global Excellence Awards. (image: Arbor Networks)

Arbor Networks named best overall security company

March 2, 2017 • Company News, General, SponsoredComments Off on Arbor Networks named best overall security company

Arbor Networks, Inc., the security division of NETSCOUT, announced that Info Security Products Guide, information security research and advisory guide, has named Arbor Networks as Best Overall Security Company (500-2,499 employees) at the 13th Annual Global...

22 February 2017 Innovation Dinner.

Industry leaders discuss digital transformation at latest Innovation Dinner

February 25, 2017 • Company News, Events, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Industry leaders discuss digital transformation at latest Innovation Dinner

IT leaders converged on the Michelangelo Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg for the latest Innovation Dinner, which was held on the 22nd of February 2017- and addressed the theme Developing a digital eco-system to drive efficiency and effectiveness. The...

BCX takes over from Telkom as the primary sponsor of South Africa’s most competitive professional cycling team.

Team BCX takes aim at cycling success in three racing disciplines

February 24, 2017 • Company News, Southern Africa, SponsoredComments Off on Team BCX takes aim at cycling success in three racing disciplines

It’s not as much a new team, but a new look as BCX takes over from Telkom as the primary sponsor of South Africa’s most competitive professional cycling team. BCX, is a newly launched brand, is Africa’s premier end-to-end ICT solutions provider and...

Huawei P9 Smartphone

Huawei P9 hits record 10 million mark

January 24, 2017 • Company News, Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei P9 hits record 10 million mark

Huawei CEO of Consumer Business Group (CBG) recently announced that the company has shipped more than 10 million Huawei P9/P9 plus smartphones globally. This makes the device the company’s first flagship series to pass the 10 million mark This is a...

Warren Squires, JUMO's new Director of MTN Channel.

ex-Barclays Africa exec joins JUMO

January 19, 2017 • Company News, Finance, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on ex-Barclays Africa exec joins JUMO

JUMO, a digital financial services company, has announced the appointment of ex-Barclays Africa Managing Principle, Warren Squires as the new Director of the MTN channel. This is a part of JUMO’s drastic expansion. Squires will lead JUMO’s...

Simon Edelstyn, ROKT's new managing director for Europe, Middle East and Africa. (Source: Military Technologies)

Simon Edelstyn named EMEA MD at ROKT

January 13, 2017 • Company News, PeopleComments Off on Simon Edelstyn named EMEA MD at ROKT

Transactional marketing company, ROKT, has appointed Simon Edelstyn its Managing Director of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. Edelstyn will report to ROKT’s CEO Bruce Buchanan and be a member of the company’s executive committee....

Datacentrix became only the 2nd local competitor to attain the  Gold UNITY Partner certification with F5 Networks.

Datacentrix becomes 2nd local F5 Unity Gold partner

January 12, 2017 • Company News, Enterprise, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Datacentrix becomes 2nd local F5 Unity Gold partner

It was announced in Johannesburg on Thursday that Datacentrix, a provider of high performance ICT solutions, has attained Gold UNITY Partner certification with F5 Networks. Datacentrix, a market leader in application delivery, is one of only two local...

Mbora, GreenFingers Mobile and EMG Technologies won the pre-selection round of Seedstars World. (image: startups.com)

Citrix buys Unidesk for an undisclosed amount

January 11, 2017 • Company News, General, Top StoriesComments Off on Citrix buys Unidesk for an undisclosed amount

Software company Citrix has announced the acquisition of Unidesk, maker of enterprise layering technology. According to an announcement by Citrix, customers and partners will be able to manage apps and desktops through the application virtualization...