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afriQloud launches in Uganda, 15 African countries to follow in 2020

afriQloud launches in Uganda, 15 African countries to follow in 2020

June 25, 2019 • Cloud Computing, Digital Transformation, East Africa, Startups, Top StoriesComments Off on afriQloud launches in Uganda, 15 African countries to follow in 2020

BringCom, in partnership with science and technology investor, Imprimatur Capital, and European edge cloud software company, GIG Technology, have unveiled afriQloud. Launching in Uganda, afriQloud aims to provide customers with an innovative and secure cloud service. Hans van Linschoten, CEO of afriQloud says “we see significant potential in the growing...

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Trend Micro launches new channel programme in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Trend Micro launches new channel programme in Sub-Saharan Africa

June 25, 2019 • Cloud Computing, Digital Transformation, Southern AfricaComments Off on Trend Micro launches new channel programme in Sub-Saharan Africa

On Monday, 24 June 2019, Trend Micro Incorporated unveiled its new channel partner programme for the Sub-Saharan Africa region. With this programme, reseller partners will be able to access a host of benefits to fast track channel enablement and provide the...

Storex offers disruptive ICT Infrastructure Lifecycle Extension Services

Storex offers disruptive ICT Infrastructure Lifecycle Extension Services

June 24, 2019 • Digital Transformation, Sponsored, Top StoriesComments Off on Storex offers disruptive ICT Infrastructure Lifecycle Extension Services

Disruptor, Storex, specialists in Multi-Vendor infrastructure lifecycle extension management, says that on average most displaced OEM estates have not even reached 40 per cent of the potential capacity before being replaced. CEO and founder, Jan Beukes, says...

80% of employers not worried about unethical use of AI

Robotic process automation to reach $1.3 billion in 2019

June 24, 2019 • Digital TransformationComments Off on Robotic process automation to reach $1.3 billion in 2019

Gartner predicts that Robotic process automation (RPA) will reach $1.3 billion in 2019. In 2018, RPA software revenue became the fastest-growing segment of the global enterprise software market, it grew 63.1 per cent to $846 million revealed Gartner. With...

10 South African scale-up companies selected for Grindstone Accelerator programme

June 24, 2019 • Digital Transformation, Southern Africa, StartupsComments Off on 10 South African scale-up companies selected for Grindstone Accelerator programme

From digital satellite solutions to waterless sanitation, marketing automation, and creative Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications, innovation is the common thread linking the 10 diverse enterprises selected for the first Johannesburg iteration of Knife...

Using AI to make networks smarter, simpler and more secure

Using AI to make networks smarter, simpler and more secure

June 21, 2019 • Digital TransformationComments Off on Using AI to make networks smarter, simpler and more secure

Digital transformation has become one of the biggest drivers in business today — and those that don’t embrace it risk being left behind by customers and competitors alike. Moreover, digital technologies are advancing and creating opportunities more...

Britehouse launches Application Management Control Centre

June 21, 2019 • Digital Transformation, GeneralComments Off on Britehouse launches Application Management Control Centre

Britehouse wants to bring about a unique and customised solution for new and existing clients through the launch of their new Application Management Control Centre (AMCC). The AMCC aims to add value to clients by delivering innovative ideas and improved...

Facebook’s new cryptocurrency: Here are 6 things you need to know

June 20, 2019 • Digital Transformation, Features, Finance, Top StoriesComments Off on Facebook’s new cryptocurrency: Here are 6 things you need to know

Earlier this week, Facebook unveiled details behind its long-anticipated cryptocurrency, Libra. The company’s new digital platform is said to allow users to send and spend money at a next-to-nothing fee. While the coin hasn’t been made public just yet,...

Siemens to acquire ESTEQ to accelerate digitalization for customers in Southern Africa

Siemens to acquire ESTEQ to accelerate digitalization for customers in Southern Africa

June 14, 2019 • Digital TransformationComments Off on Siemens to acquire ESTEQ to accelerate digitalization for customers in Southern Africa

Siemens has acquired ESTEQ to accelerate digitalization for customers in Southern Africa. Siemens Digital Industries Software announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire assets of ESTEQ, a distributor of product lifecycle management, product...

Synology showcases all-around data management solutions

Synology showcases all-around data management solutions

June 4, 2019 • Digital Transformation, GeneralComments Off on Synology showcases all-around data management solutions

Synology has launched Synology Solution Exhibition 2019 held at the TPKA in Taipei Far Eastern Telecom Park during COMPUTEX 2019 which took place from 29-31 May. At the exhibition, Synology showcased solutions covering six key topics including next-generation...

Standard Bank Wealth introduces new integrated digital solutions

Standard Bank Wealth introduces new integrated digital solutions

May 14, 2019 • Digital Transformation, Finance, Top StoriesComments Off on Standard Bank Wealth introduces new integrated digital solutions

Standard Bank has recently launched short-term insurance chatbot together with new online functionality for wealth clients in a move to becoming the leading integrated financial services organisation in, for and across Africa. Deepesh Thomas has been...

South Africa to implement digital justice system

South Africa to implement digital justice system

May 13, 2019 • Digital Transformation, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on South Africa to implement digital justice system

The South African Office of the Chief Justice (OCJ) has chosen CaseLines a global provider of Digital Evidence Management to implement paperless digital courtrooms across the country. CaseLines will help meet the OCJ’s vision for a single, transformed...

Are you ready for the Workplace of the future?

Are you ready for the workplace of the future?

April 30, 2019 • Digital Transformation, Features, Top StoriesComments Off on Are you ready for the workplace of the future?

Technology is visible in all parts of a business and it is important that leaders empower their employees to use new technologies to be digitally ahead. As the workplace continues to evolve, organisations that do not embrace the digital workplace will risk...

Standard Bank selects Microsoft to drive digital transformation

Standard Bank selects Microsoft to drive digital transformation

April 30, 2019 • Digital Transformation, Finance, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Standard Bank selects Microsoft to drive digital transformation

Standard Bank Group and Microsoft announced a new strategic partnership that will help to transform the bank’s technology estate and internal corporate functions, enabling the bank to accelerate its digital transformation journey significantly improving its...

Lack of strategic ownership is stalling digital transformation plans-study reveals

PwC study reveals decline in Chief Digital Officer positions

April 16, 2019 • Digital TransformationComments Off on PwC study reveals decline in Chief Digital Officer positions

Companies are recognising that digital transformation needs to part of their core strategy and are creating fewer Chief Digital Officer (CDO) positions than they were two years ago. In the latest study of CDOs conducted by Strategy&, PwC’s strategy...

South Africa to get first Digital Economy Summit in June

South Africa to get first Digital Economy Summit in June

April 11, 2019 • Digital Transformation, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on South Africa to get first Digital Economy Summit in June

On Thursday, 11 April 2019, the Minister of Telecommunications, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams officially launched the 4IRSA Partnership and unveiled its plans towards the country’s first Digital Economy Summit at a media briefing. The summit is scheduled to be...