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Posts Tagged ‘Enterprise’

  • Chang Yue, Huawei

    Challenges to Building a Future-Oriented Network

    February 3, 2016 • Enterprise, Top StoriesComments (0)

    To keep pace with evolving customer needs, companies are adopting cloud, big data analytics, Internet of Things (IoT) and mobility to drive business efficiency and performance. However, as they move to these new IT models, many companies are challenged with...

  • "The biggest trend in 2016 will be the balancing act that companies face: to optimise core processes, while simultaneously building innovation capabilities that generate competitive advantage."
Gavin Holme, Country Head, Africa - Wipro Technologies.

    2016 enterprise IT predictions

    February 2, 2016 • Enterprise, Opinion, Top StoriesComments (0)

    The biggest trend in 2016 will be the balancing act that companies face: to optimise core processes, while simultaneously building innovation capabilities that generate competitive advantage. This dynamic has been spoken about for the past couple of years...

  • MTN Cameroon

    MTN bridges divide between enterprises and informal merchants

    December 18, 2015 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on MTN bridges divide between enterprises and informal merchants

    Multinational Corporations, particularly in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) sector, as well as informal merchants, will soon benefit from reduced costs, increased security and greater efficiencies around payments. This follows a partnership agreement...

  • 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 on Durban executives welcome ICT Business Breakfast

    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...

  • Major tech companies sign up for Tech Demo Africa (image credit: IT News Africa)

    Enterprise Demo Conference Attracts Key Players

    April 4, 2014 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on Enterprise Demo Conference Attracts Key Players

    The premier enterprise technology-focused demo conference, Tech Demo Africa 2014 (www.techdemoafrica.com), is scheduled to take place on the 3rd of June at the Hyatt Regency in Johannesburg. Tech Demo Africa 2014 will offer leading technology companies an...

  • John Sims, President of Global Enterprise Solutions, BlackBerry (image: BlackBerry)

    Enterprise Mobility should not be risky business- BlackBerry

    January 22, 2014 • OpinionComments Off on Enterprise Mobility should not be risky business- BlackBerry

    Enterprise and governments’ use of mobile technology has changed drastically over the past few years, but at the same time cyber attackers and cyber criminals have become increasingly savvy. A solid security foundation is essential in such an environment...

  • MTN BUILDING

    MTN launches new campaign for enterprise market

    December 9, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on MTN launches new campaign for enterprise market

    MTN Group today unveiled a new Pan-African brand positioning media campaign for MTN Business, its enterprise business unit. The campaign skilfully tells the story of how integrated technology is enabling businesses and stimulating the growth of large and...

  • Huawei's Eman Liu (image: Chris Tredger)

    Altech and Huawei create new business entity

    September 17, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Altech and Huawei create new business entity

    Allied Technologies Limited (Altech) and Huawei, an information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced the creation of a new business entity to drive future growth initiatives in the enterprise market. The new entity will be...

  • NetApp launches enterprise-ready EF540 offering

    February 21, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on NetApp launches enterprise-ready EF540 offering

    Global flash memory and storage service provider, NetApp, has launched the EF540 all-flash array as an extension of its enterprise flash portfolio, to support extreme performance-driven enterprise applications. The company also unveiled its new FlashRay...

  • New tech adoption – enterprises can learn from startups

    January 18, 2013 • OpinionComments (1)

    When compared to smaller start-ups, enterprises are traditionally viewed as being more risk averse and have therefore been slow to embrace new technology – often much to the chagrin and frustration of some of their gadget-toting employees. In order to help...

  • Tech leaders to showcase at Tech Demo Africa 2013

    January 11, 2013 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on Tech leaders to showcase at Tech Demo Africa 2013

    IT News Africa’s second annual demo conference, Tech Demo Africa 2013, is scheduled for 21 – 22 May at the Innovation Hub in Pretoria, and is guaranteed to be even bigger than last year’s event. Tech Demo Africa 2013 will attract key international...

  • Huawei launches ICT industry’s highest performing switches

    August 29, 2012 • Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei launches ICT industry’s highest performing switches

    Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced the first South African launch of its next generation CloudEngine series data centre switches at the Gartner Symposium ITxpo in Cape Town. These...

  • Office 365 For Business Is Here. Good Luck Figuring Out What It’ll Cost You

    June 9, 2012 • Top StoriesComments Off on Office 365 For Business Is Here. Good Luck Figuring Out What It’ll Cost You

    Office 365, Microsoft’s cloud-based office suite, is moving the turf war against Google Docs to the business world with today’s announcement of business-ready subscriptions. But you’ll need a spreadsheet to figure out which of six different...

  • Mobility and the enterprise – trends for 2012

    April 5, 2012 • OpinionComments Off on Mobility and the enterprise – trends for 2012

    Mobility is an identifiable global megatrend along with others such as ageing populations, social media driven interaction, urbanisation and a worldwide economic crisis. There is an expectation that personal and corporate information should be available at...

  • IBM plotting African expansion

    February 17, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (1)

    IBM is not the first destination for small to medium enterprises when it comes to business solutions, but that is something  Jeanine Jennings, IBM’s new MidMarket Executive, and Andy Monshaw, MidMarket Global GM, want to change. “Broadly speaking, for...

  • Experience makes all the difference

    November 4, 2011 • OpinionComments Off on Experience makes all the difference

    The vital importance of information technology in today’s global economy makes it a key business concern, helping managers understand what’s really happening in their company at any given time and helping them make smarter decisions about investing...