africaCom 2014

AfricaCom 2014 keynote revealed

October 28, 2014 • Events, Top StoriesComments (0)

Launches, acquisitions, growth, partnerships, broadband, new technologies & services and how to monetize digital platforms: Africa’s digital market is moving by leaps and bounds, and showing the world how innovation is done. This is the underlying premise of the AfricaCom 2014 Keynote sessions entitled:  ‘Vision for Africa’ which will present a...

Read More
africaCom 2014

AfricaCom Awards 2014 shortlist revealed

October 13, 2014 • East Africa, Events, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off

The AfricaCom Awards are set to take place on the 12th November 2014, at The Waterfront Lookout in Cape Town. The event celebrates and acknowledges leaders in digital technology, ICT, Telecommunications and Media across Africa. As the event grows each year,...


Leadership workshop aims to create IT leaders of tomorrow

October 7, 2014 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off

Heads of IT can rejoice as the Principles of IT Leadership Workshop is coming up this November. The workshop has been designed for anyone who has responsibility for managing an IT support organisation… or who is being positioned to manage such an...

Selling to the CIO

Selling to the CIO: Top CIO to hold live Q&A session

October 6, 2014 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off

With the selling to the CIO workshop just around the corner, IT News Africa has revealed that AON CIO, Chandima Miyanadeniya, will be hosting a live Q&A session at the upcoming seminar. This will represent an opportunity for attendees to gain access to...


African marketers sign up for workshop on corporate campaigns

October 3, 2014 • Events, Online, Top StoriesComments Off

From 28 to 29 October 2014, marketing executives can take advantage of the Measuring the ROI of corporate online campaigns seminar, which will be held at The Gordon Institute of Business Science – located in Johannesburg. The seminar has been designed...

Wire Woman

2014 Wired Women Conference set to inspire African tech leaders

October 3, 2014 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off

“Companies across Africa are experiencing the innovation and collaboration that talented female leaders are bringing to the workplace. We are currently in an exciting phase as the business world adapts to the impact that these tech leaders bring to a range...

Selling to the CIO

How to sell to the CIO

September 29, 2014 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off

If CIOs can trust your company’s sales executives to understand their challenges and help to solve them, they will be eager to do business with you and keep you close. But establishing credibility with CIOs can be tough. They are extremely busy and they are...

Leadership workshop, a must-attend for IT managers

September 21, 2014 • EventsComments Off

Heads of IT have one of the most difficult management roles in a company and are generally unprepared to move from their technology roles to management. In order to break through into these roles, heads of IT need to step up their game and not only become...

Speakers from (L-R): Director of Link Africa, Will Govender,Sales Director: Corporate Sector, Software AG, Riaaz Jeena and Chief Technology Officer of Digitlab, Steve Gardner excited about presenting for the first time at ICT business breakfast AT Hilton Hotel in Durban. Photo by S’mangele Zuma.

Durban executives welcome ICT Business Breakfast

September 18, 2014 • Events, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off

DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA- INFORMATION and Communications Technology (ICT) executives in Durban welcomed the ICT Business Breakfast that leading industry publisher, IT News Africa organised in the city on Wednesday. The SoftwareAG sponsored event attracted...


Durban: ICT Business Breakfast speakers revealed

September 14, 2014 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off

In this edition of the ICT Business Breakfast, speakers and panelists will tackle the role of Intelligent Business Operations (IBO) and Big Data in bringing the enterprise to a culture of speedy and efficient decision making. Africa’s technology news leader...


How effective is corporate online advertising in Africa?

September 10, 2014 • Events, Online, Southern AfricaComments Off

Marketing and communications executives are under a tremendous amount of pressure to prove the effectiveness of corporate online initiatives. To ensure funding, marketing offices must measure the return on investment of their strategies and communicate their...


Software AG sponsors Durban ICT Business Breakfast

September 4, 2014 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off

Africa’s technology news leader, today announced that Software AG will be sponsoring the IT News Africa: ICT Business Breakfast. Software AG helps organisations achieve their business objectives faster. The company’s big data, integration...

Innovation Dinner Feature

In Pictures: IT News Africa Innovation Dinner August 2014

September 1, 2014 • Events, Features, Top StoriesComments Off

This month’s Innovation Dinner was held at the DaVinci Hotel and Suite, Sandton, South Africa on 27 August 2014. The theme chosen for the Innovation Dinner was “Enterprise Mobility: The Power of Big Data & Mobility”. Africa’s foremost ICT...


Kenya: Twinpine Network to host Kuunganake

August 28, 2014 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off

Twinpine Network, an Africa-based Mobile Advertising Network, will hold ‘Kuungana’, its meet and greet event with Industry leaders in Nairobi on 9th of September 2014. The event will host advertisers, internet content publishers, brand owners and...

IT News Africa

Innovation Dinner August 2014 Sponsors Revealed

August 24, 2014 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off

Africa’s foremost ICT publication, today announced that Hitachi Data Systems, Microstrategy, and Samsung are partnering up at the IT News Africa Innovation Dinner. Hitachi Data Systems develops comprehensive data storage solutions to...

Frost & Sullivan's Vice President & Global Head for Growth, Brian Denker and myVRM President. Gil 2014 Middle East.

Frost & Sullivan to host interactive Think Tank session at GIL 2014

August 18, 2014 • EventsComments Off

It is no wonder that investors are looking to Africa as the ‘next big thing’. With several new innovations being launched on a daily basis, and businesses showing 82 percent revenue growth per annum, innovative companies are transforming the business...