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Posts Tagged ‘collaboration’

  • Petr Havlik, Managing Director of CyberPro Consulting (image: supplied)

    Where are Africa’s software developers?

    April 15, 2014 • SoftwareComments Off on Where are Africa’s software developers?

    Businesses in Africa are in dire need of sound business applications, and the shortage of qualified developers is having a negative impact on SME growth on the continent. CyberPro Consulting, based in Johannesburg, is one such company providing software...

  • Africa: hard work – but worth it

    July 3, 2013 • OpinionComments Off on Africa: hard work – but worth it

    Africa’s massive growth potential has not gone unnoticed by companies around the world. In many regions, thriving telecoms, technology, power, infrastructure and finance sectors are delivering exceptional growth for multinational investors. In fact, 70% of...

  • Managing IT consumerisation in manufacturing, distribution

    May 23, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Managing IT consumerisation in manufacturing, distribution

    Wikipedia describes Consumerisation as “the growing tendency for new information technology to emerge first in the consumer market and then spread into business and government organisations. The emergence of consumer markets as the primary driver of...

  • Microsoft’s Skype Now Commands A Third Of A Dying Market

    March 9, 2013 • Top StoriesComments Off on Microsoft’s Skype Now Commands A Third Of A Dying Market

    At CeBIT this week, Microsoft COO Kevin Turner revealed that 33% of the world’s voice calls happen on Skype now, as Stephen Shankland reports. That’s a tremendous number. But it just might represent a hollow victory for Microsoft, which owns...

  • Cloud-based collaboration: a breath of fresh air for SMBS

    February 18, 2013 • OpinionComments Off on Cloud-based collaboration: a breath of fresh air for SMBS

    Simple things like email, that we tend to take for granted, are critical to the successful running of a small to midsized business – and cloud-based mail and collaboration solutions are the way to go for companies looking to save money and communicate...

  • Citrix reports third Quarter Revenue of $565 million

    October 28, 2011 • SoftwareComments Off on Citrix reports third Quarter Revenue of $565 million

    Citrix Systems, yesterday, 27 October 2011 reported financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2011 ended 30 September 2011. “This was a great quarter for Citrix,” said Mark Templeton, President and CEO for Citrix. “I couldn’t be more delighted...

  • 2011 Enterprise trends

    November 29, 2010 • OpinionComments (1)

    Independent technology analyst Ovum, has named its top ten trends for the coming year, which also include mobility, data management and data centre transformation. Business analytics, collaboration, IT financial management and context-aware computing also...

  • Cisco Interview: Video and Web 2.0 is the new voice

    October 28, 2010 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Cisco Interview: Video and Web 2.0 is the new voice

    John Hernandez, Cisco General Manager and Vice President, Customer Collaboration business unit, recently hosted a discussion on the role of social media in customer care. ITNewsAfrica.com was there to report on future trends in customer care and Cisco’s...

  • Google previews smart new communication tool

    May 29, 2009 • SoftwareComments Off on Google previews smart new communication tool

    Google has provided a sneak preview of its latest communication application, Google Wave, to the global developer community...

  • Cross-Platform Web collaboration launched with Yuuguu

    September 12, 2008 • SoftwareComments Off on Cross-Platform Web collaboration launched with Yuuguu

    Real-time collaboration tool Yuuguu has launched Linux support for its screen-sharing conference technology for businesses and consumers...