Video Interview: SAP MD Brett Parker discusses healthcare in Africa

August 26, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

Brett Parker was appointed as the Managing Director for SAP Africa in July 2015. He is responsible for SAP’s business across the African continent. Parker has held corporate leadership positions in the technology industry over the past 16 years. Although he spent time working in mature markets in EMEA, Parker has most recently specialised in [&hellip...

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Healthcare Innovation Summit

Video: Attendees react to Healthcare Innovation Summit

August 25, 2015 • Events, Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

Drawing in a large number of decision makers, the African Innovator: Healthcare Innovation Summit addressed the theme – “Transforming Healthcare with Technology.” Sponsored by Telkom, the Healthcare Innovation Summit was held at the Protea Fire...

Zuby Onwuta

Video Interview: Zuby Onwuta discusses how Africans are using tech in healthcare

August 18, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

Zuby Onwuta, who originally hails from Onitsha, Anambra State in Nigeria, developed ThinkAndZoom in a bid to overcome his disability, as well as assist others with similar challenges. Onwuta was declared legally blind in 1998, which led to a medical discharge...

Dr Imoh Okon

Video Interview: Dr. Imoh Okon discusses how tech is being used to detect cancer

August 18, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

Dr. Imoh Okon, an Assistant Professor at the Institute of Biomedical Sciences at Georgia State University, Atlanta USA has confirmed his participation at the upcoming Healthcare Innovation Summit. At the Summit, Dr. Imoh Okon will be discussing the...

Africa media exchange

Video Interview: Edward Lawrence discusses Africa Media Exchange

July 30, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

Africa’s first media exchange platform, the Africa Media Exchange (AMX), was present at the 2015 Mediatech Africa Expo. Also in attendance was the AMX founding partners Workonline Communications and Teraco Data Environments. According to both companies, AMX...

airbnb south africa

Video Interview: Nicola D’Elia discusses Airbnb in Africa

July 28, 2015 • Southern Africa, Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

The hotel and accommodation sector in Africa is set to be disrupted by online hospitality company, Airbnb. According to Nicola D’Elia, Middle East and Africa regional GM for Airbnb, South Africa is currently its largest market on the continent....


Video Interview: Guy Golan – CEO Performanta

July 24, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

Guy Golan is the CEO of the Performanta Group, a position he has held since August 2011. The Performanta group is an established South African Information Security organisation that comprises Performanta Technologies, Performanta Services, Performanta...

Hp Software Performance Tour

Video Interview: Digitisation and the impact it has on enterprises – Sukhi Gill CT HP

June 26, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

Sukhi Gill is the HP Enterprise Services chief technologist for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). In this role he is responsible for the overall technical direction, innovation and leadership of the senior client – facing technical leaders and...

Hp Software Performance Tour

Video Interview: Software defines quality of service – Paul Muller VP HP Software

June 25, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

Paul Muller serves as vice president of strategic marketing for software products within the Software business at HP. Muller has responsibility for aligning marketing activities with those of the sales channel so customers receive focused, consistent and...

Uber Nigeria

Video Interview: Ebi Atawodi discusses Uber in Nigeria

June 23, 2015 • Top Stories, Video, West AfricaComments (0)

Mondato Summit 2015, which was held between 2nd & 3rd 2015 – at Summer Place in Johannesburg, South Africa – had a packed line-up of great speakers and intriguing panel discussions. C-level executives and thought leaders from right across the mobile...

Kurt Roamer Citrix

Video Interview: Minimising the risks of BYO – Kurt Roemer Citrix

June 17, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

IT News Africa caught up with Kurt Roemer, Chief Security Strategist, Citrix – at Citrix Synergy 2015 – in order to discuss how companies can minimise the risk associated with employees who bring their own devices to the workplace. Citrix Synergy...

Misec Paul Masemola

Video Interview: MiSEC Managing Director – Paul Masemola

May 26, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

IT leaders will convene at Sarova Panafric Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya for the next Innovation Dinner, which will be held on the 28th of May 2015 – and address the theme “Leveraging Security Convergence to Enable the Enterprise.” Sponsored by MiSEC, this...

Isaac Mophatlane

Video Interview: Isaac Mophatlane discusses the future of BCX

April 9, 2015 • BCX in Africa, Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

IT News Africa’s Managing Director, Abe Wakama interviews Business Connexion (BCX) CEO, Isaac Mophatlane. During the interview, Mophatlane discusses the origins of BCX, the looming Telkom deal, as well as the future of BCX. In 1996, Isaac co-founded the...

George Burgess Gojimo

Video Interview: George Burgess discusses Gojimo Education App

March 26, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

George Burgess, one of the world’s youngest successful entrepreneurs at just 22 years old, has developed an education app that assists students in revising for their school exams. The app which has been dubbed “Gojimo” will be available in...

Wi-Fi forum SA

Video Interview: Andile Ngcaba Details Wi-Fi Forum SA

March 19, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

An inaugural conference of the Wi-Fi Forum of South Africa was held on 12 March 2015 in Johannesburg, officially establishing the Forum as an active player in the development of the country’s Wi-Fi sector. The association aims to represent the views of all...

Mobile World Congress 2015

Video Interview: Discussing the benefits of IoT & 5G tech – Ericsson

March 12, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments (0)

At Mobile World Congress 2015 (MWC), IT News Africa caught up with Bo Ribbing – Head of Sales Development & Product Line Devices for Ericsson. In our interview, Ribbing discusses the benefits of IoT as well as the potential of 5G technology in...