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Posts Tagged ‘pan-african’

  • Yannick Decaux, newly appointed country manager for South Africa at Orange Business Services. (Image source: Orange Business Services)

    Orange Business Services dreaming big in Africa

    April 14, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Orange Business Services dreaming big in Africa

    Connected devices, offices and infrastructure is becoming more pervasive across the African continent, and France-based Orange Business Services is one of the companies leading the charge. Orange’s Country Manager for South Africa Yannick Decaux, in an...

  • Brian Herlihy, Seacom Executive Director. (Image source: Seacom)

    SEACOM partners with cloud provider Akamai

    April 8, 2014 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on SEACOM partners with cloud provider Akamai

    Undersea fibre cable provider  SEACOM announced that in an effort to improve the African Internet experience, they have signed a new partnership with Akamai Technologies. SEACOM has deployed Akamai content clusters and caching nodes on its Pan-African IP...

  • MTN Nigeria CEO Michael Ikpoki . (Image source: File)

    Nigeria: MTN to provide alternative electricity to customers

    April 8, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Nigeria: MTN to provide alternative electricity to customers

    Pan-African mobile operator MTN and Nova-Lumos, a distributed utility provider, are collaborating on a next-generation alternative “mobile electricity” service. The Nova-Lumos service will provide alternative electricity to MTN customers who are...

  • Microsoft’s Africa Initiatives Legal and Corporate Affairs Director, Louis Onyango Otieno (image: file)

    Microsoft taking lead on e-learning in Africa

    April 1, 2014 • Online, Top StoriesComments Off on Microsoft taking lead on e-learning in Africa

    Microsoft yesterday co-chaired a roundtable discussion on the need for private and public partnerships (PPPs) to deliver relevant, sustainable and scalable solutions that will promote e-learning in Africa. The roundtable resulted in the proposal of an EU...

  • Brian Herlihy, Seacom Executive Director. (Image source: Seacom)

    SEACOM set to invest further into Africa

    February 18, 2014 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on SEACOM set to invest further into Africa

    SEACOM is making extensive investments in terrestrial backhaul, additional subsea connectivity and its pan-African IP/MPLS network, in line with its commitment to provide its customers with resilient, high-quality services.  The network enhancements will...

  • Mark Simpson, CEo fo Seacom (image: Seacom)

    SEACOM eyeing further African expansion

    January 7, 2014 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on SEACOM eyeing further African expansion

    Following a year of growth and progress in its business, pan-African telecommunications enabler SEACOM will be hunting for growth in new African territories in 2014, as well as continuing its evolution from a cable operator into an infrastructure provider...

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    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...

  • SEACOM to embark on community upliftment

    July 22, 2013 • East Africa, Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on SEACOM to embark on community upliftment

    SEACOM is celebrating the fourth anniversary of its commercial launch on 23 July 2013, by reaching out to communities across Africa with a range of social upliftment activities. This continues the pan-African telecom enabler’s tradition of celebrating its...

  • France Telecom targets Africa

    September 16, 2008 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on France Telecom targets Africa

    France Telecom announced today that it’s now focusing on Africa aiming small deals with high-growth, targeting acquisitions in English speaking countries on the continent...