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    Interview: Ernst Wittmann, Alcatel One Touch Southern Africa country manager

    July 3, 2014 • VideoComments (2)

    It News Africa had the pleasure of interviewing Ernst Wittmann, Alcatel One Touch Southern Africa country manager. With the brand’s recent re-entry into Africa, the company has seen growth. Alcatel One Touch is available in five countries in Africa, with...

  • Video Interview: Mohamed Cassoojee Country Manager Software AG

    June 23, 2014 • VideoComments Off on Video Interview: Mohamed Cassoojee Country Manager Software AG

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  • Rudy Gopaul, Britehouse’s Chief Technology Officer (image: Britehouse)

    Britehouse innovates with military precision

    November 29, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on Britehouse innovates with military precision

    How does a company innovate and expand their offerings if they are constantly on the driving edge of technology? That was exactly the issue that solutions provider Britehouse faced. Britehouse delivers SAP, Microsoft, Mobile and Social Business Process...

  • Software piracy a serious issue – Microsoft

    April 8, 2013 • SoftwareComments Off on Software piracy a serious issue – Microsoft

    Software piracy and the sale of illegal copies of various programmes is an increasingly growing problem in South Africa. Anti-Piracy, Legal & Corporate Affairs lawyer for Microsoft Middle East & Africa, Marius Haman, spoke to IT News Africa about the...

  • Q&A: Nokia South Africa’s Communications Manager

    February 12, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on Q&A: Nokia South Africa’s Communications Manager

    Nokia released their new flagship model, the Lumia 920, at the end of last year, which also represented the company’s first mobile device that makes use of the Windows Phone 8 operating system. IT News Africa caught up with Leo McKay, Nokia South Africa’s...

  • “We’ll be launching new innovative features soon” – MXit

    October 18, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on “We’ll be launching new innovative features soon” – MXit

    Mobile communication has grown exponentially over the last couple of years, and services such as WhatsApp and Mxit have experienced signficant month-on-month growth within their respective user bases. But well established South Africa based social media and...

  • Q&A: Exactmobile’s CEO on Simfy Africa

    August 15, 2012 • FeaturesComments Off on Q&A: Exactmobile’s CEO on Simfy Africa

    South African Internet users will soon be able to listen to their favourite songs through Simfy Africa, an online music streaming service, which will launch in two weeks. IT News Africa caught up with Exactmobile’s CEO Davin Mole to find out more about the...

  • Non-humans drive over half of web traffic

    March 15, 2012 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Non-humans drive over half of web traffic

    Cloud-based security provider Incapsula revealed in an interview with Siliconvalleywatcher.com today that 51% of web traffic consists of possibly threatening automated software programs. Only 49% of web visitors are actual humans, whereas the rest consists...

  • BCX: In search of new markets

    May 19, 2011 • PeopleComments Off on BCX: In search of new markets

    In an interview with ITNewsAfrica.com, Vanessa Olver, CFO Business Connexion, discusses the group’s declining financial results, the challenging road ahead and a much more extended focus on SMEs and external African markets. ITNewsAfrica.com: Business...

  • Keep your enemy close, your mobile closer

    May 9, 2011 • Security, Top StoriesComments (1)

    The mobile office has become a reality for many business people, and the proliferation of mobile devices (such as smartphones and tablet PC’s) has provided new avenues of attack for cyber-criminals determined to access your company’s important...

  • Reshaad Sha: Mobile operators must focus on quality

    April 28, 2011 • PeopleComments Off on Reshaad Sha: Mobile operators must focus on quality

    ITNewsAfrica.com interviewed Reshaad Sha, strategy director at Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group, who provided insights in the mobile connectivity growth in the next five years and the telecoms industry’s focus on the continent. ITNewsAfrica.com:...

  • Telkom Business wants market leadership

    April 8, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Telkom Business wants market leadership

    Despite having a footprint of 400 000 business customers in South Africa, Telkom Business is trying to defend it’s position at the top of the telecommunications market in the country. Coming off the back of a two week roadshow throughout South Africa,...

  • “All Systems Go” for New Dawn Satellite

    March 30, 2011 • Top StoriesComments (3)

    Intelsat S.A. today confirmed that the New Dawn satellite remains on schedule for launch aboard an Ariane 5 rocket from the Arianespace Launch Complex in Kourou, French Guiana at approximately 9:45 p.m. GMT (23:45 SA Time) tonight. As Intelsat New Dawn is...

  • Christian De Faria: An operator can’t just sell airtime anymore

    March 29, 2011 • People, Top StoriesComments (1)

    “The times are changing,” Christian De Faria, Senior Vice President of Commercial & Innovation at MTN Group Limited, says in an interview with ITNewsAfrica.com. “An operator can’t only sell airtime anymore.” “Convergence...

  • Tom Eggemeier: Harness new media or get left behind

    March 9, 2011 • People, Top StoriesComments Off on Tom Eggemeier: Harness new media or get left behind

    IT News Africa caught up with Alcatel-Lucent’s Tom Eggemeier, Senior Vice President for Sales in Europe, Middle East and Africa, on a whirlwind trip to South Africa. Only a day before he was due in Barcelona, Tom cleared his schedule to spend some time...

  • Hybrid delivery for clouds is the norm

    February 14, 2011 • People, Top StoriesComments (2)

    Jan Zadak, Senior VP of Enterprise Business and MD of HP EMEA talked to ITNewsAfrica.com about cloud computing trends and the changes happening in African enterprises. ITNewsAfrica.com: How is cloud computing evolving in 2011 in Africa, in your opinion? Jan...