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  • Crossgate enters Crossfin fold to take advantage of R1.3 trillion opportunity

    October 11, 2018 • Company News, Finance, Top StoriesComments Off on Crossgate enters Crossfin fold to take advantage of R1.3 trillion opportunity

    African fintech holding company Crossfin has announced its acquisition of a majority stake in market-leading payments enablement company Crossgate. This follows the recent announcement of Crossfin’s partnership with Investec to identify early-stage fintech...

  • The future is bright for Angola’s economy and investment opportunities.

    Africa: Open for Investments

    August 28, 2018 • Enterprise IT, Southern AfricaComments Off on Africa: Open for Investments

    The future is bright for Angola’s economy and investment opportunities. Just recently, government leaders unanimously passed revisions to the country’s Private Investment Law, which supports Angola’s diversification efforts in job opportunities and...

  • Kulula gets brand new app

    kulula.com steps up again to inspire start-ups with Primestars in 2018

    August 7, 2018 • Southern Africa, StartupsComments Off on kulula.com steps up again to inspire start-ups with Primestars in 2018

    South Africa’s low-cost carrier, kulula.com is proud to announce that it has for a fifth year in a row partnered with Primestars to launch their Step Up to a Start-Up campaign for 2018, together with South Africa’s Minister of Small Business...

  • BRICS business leaders to gather in Sandton

    BRICS business leaders to gather in Sandton

    July 24, 2018 • General, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on BRICS business leaders to gather in Sandton

    More than 1000 delegates from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) will gather at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg tomorrow, Wednesday, 25 July 2018 for the BRICS Business Forum which will takes place as part of the 10th BRICS...

  • Top 10 personal technologies to support digital business

    Digitalisation – A true marriage of technology

    October 17, 2017 • East Africa, General, North Africa, Southern Africa, West AfricaComments Off on Digitalisation – A true marriage of technology

    Smaller channel businesses can improve their own internal processes thanks to digital transformation, but it is important to have a plan and start with communication warns Chris Daffy, CCO at MobileData, a South African technology service provider focused on...

  • Citrix South Africa

    Three ways for companies to unlearn the traditional workplace

    May 17, 2016 • Top StoriesComments Off on Three ways for companies to unlearn the traditional workplace

    The notion of what defines a workplace is evolving with the new millennium. For example, on any given day, a company can have less than 50% office utilisation, as employees may be offsite attending a client meeting, travelling, on holiday, or simply working...

  • 2016 Global Connectivity Index

    Huawei reports revenue of US$60.8 billion in 2015

    April 1, 2016 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei reports revenue of US$60.8 billion in 2015

    Huawei has revealed its financial results for 2015, reporting that its Carrier, Enterprise, and Consumer Business Groups (BGs) all achieved strong year-on-year growth. The three BGs generated US$60.8 billion in annual revenue worldwide, an increase of 37%...

  • Preparing for the threat of exponentially expanding data

    March 31, 2016 • Enterprise IT, Top StoriesComments Off on Preparing for the threat of exponentially expanding data

    At the turn of the previous century, fears ran rampant that PCs would fall victim to the fabled Y2K bug, plunging a very computer dependent world into instant chaos. That may have been a storm in a teacup, but now there is a very real consideration that needs...

  • South Africa: The repercussions of the new ECA bill

    Xiaomi hit by Court Injunction in Nigeria

    March 31, 2016 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Xiaomi hit by Court Injunction in Nigeria

    According to a media statement released by mobile device brand mi-Fone, the Federal High Court in Lagos has issued an interim injunction against Xiaomi – a mobile phone manufacturer whose Mi branded mobile devices are currently on sale across Nigeria....

  • Citrix South Africa

    IT Delivery: The key differentiator of a thriving business

    March 31, 2016 • Enterprise IT, Internet of Things, Top StoriesComments Off on IT Delivery: The key differentiator of a thriving business

    Delivery has always been a key differentiator in business. Whether it be goods or services, companies that are known to deliver quality offerings quickly, securely and flexibly, are already well on their way to success. In South Africa, for example, online...

  • Citrix appoints new vice president for EMEA

    November 16, 2015 • People, Top StoriesComments Off on Citrix appoints new vice president for EMEA

    Citrix has revealed the appointment of Sherif Seddik as Managing Director and Vice President for Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA). Reporting to Carlos Sartorius, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Services, Mr. Seddik will be responsible for...

  • Alpheus Mangale

    MTN Business set to back emerging ICT entrepreneurs

    April 21, 2015 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on MTN Business set to back emerging ICT entrepreneurs

    According to MTN Business, it has embarked on a long-term supplier development programme that will empower young, black entrepreneurs to take their place at the forefront of South Africa’s evolution to a knowledge-based economy. “For MTN Business, local...

  • IT News Africa

    IT News Africa: Top Stories of the Week

    December 12, 2014 • Top StoriesComments Off on IT News Africa: Top Stories of the Week

    2014 is coming to a close… Christmas is literally just around the corner, with only 13 days to go. To add to this, South Africa also has a public holiday coming up very soon – which comes in the form of Day of Reconciliation. With the  festive...