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  • Data backups need to be accessible at anytime

    Data backups need to be accessible at anytime

    November 30, 2018 • Cloud ComputingComments Off on Data backups need to be accessible at anytime

    The value of data and the rising tide of cybercrime has driven home the importance of securely backing up data for businesses and having access to those backups at any time. Despite the proliferation of value-added cloud-based storage solutions available,...

  • The cloud presents opportunities for companies to improve the availability and accessibility to data resources. Cloud storage is also more scalable, allowing companies to accommodate ever-growing data volumes easily and cost-effectively.

    Make the move to the cloud safe

    November 1, 2018 • Cloud ComputingComments Off on Make the move to the cloud safe

    The cloud presents opportunities for companies to improve the availability and accessibility to data resources. Cloud storage is also more scalable, allowing companies to accommodate ever-growing data volumes easily and cost-effectively. While cloud-based...

  • Liquid Telecom appoints Stephane Duproz to head Africa Data Centres

    Liquid Telecom appoints Stephane Duproz to head Africa Data Centres

    July 24, 2018 • East Africa, People, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Liquid Telecom appoints Stephane Duproz to head Africa Data Centres

    Data centre operator Africa Data Centres (ADC) has named Stephane Duproz as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective immediately. Part of the Liquid Telecom Group, ADC was launched in 2018 to address the growing demand for cloud storage and data...

  • Prioritising mobile security in the workplace

    Prioritising mobile security in the workplace

    May 14, 2018 • SecurityComments Off on Prioritising mobile security in the workplace

    Given the number of mobile devices employees use, companies are under pressure to manage these multiple touchpoints in the organisation more effectively. But too often, security falls by the wayside in the rush to make communication easier. One of the most...

  • The benefits of cloud-based training apps can no longer be ignored

    African businesses benefit from late mover advantage in the cloud

    April 26, 2018 • Cloud ComputingComments Off on African businesses benefit from late mover advantage in the cloud

    Established information technology markets – like the UK, Europe and even South Africa – often take cloud computing for granted as the ideal platform for innovation and global expansion. One reason could be that these markets gradually adopted cloud...

  • Digital Guardian prevents data loss, boosts compliance

    How organisations can protect their data

    December 15, 2017 • Cloud Computing, Top StoriesComments Off on How organisations can protect their data

    Data loss prevention (DLP) is a major risk for most organisations as the number of incidents and the associated costs to businesses continues to grow. Irrespective of whether the incidents are intentionally malicious or careless, data loss can seriously...

  • Multi-cloud business models will shape the future

    Google Cloud Platform customers can secure sensitive data on the cloud

    December 5, 2017 • Cloud ComputingComments Off on Google Cloud Platform customers can secure sensitive data on the cloud

    Gemalto has announced it’s providing Google Cloud Platform customers with the ability to manage and maintain full control of their encryption keys on Google Cloud Platform. Gemalto’s SafeNet Luna Hardware Security Module (HSM) and SafeNet KeySecure...

  • Taking computing to the edge

    Why some companies still fear the cloud

    November 20, 2017 • Cloud ComputingComments Off on Why some companies still fear the cloud

    We’ve all experienced it before – one moment you’re dreaming peacefully and the next you’re plummeting through the air before ‘landing’ with a heart-stopping jolt back in bed. They say we often dream about falling when we feel overwhelmed or out...

  • Public Cloud

    Cloud Technology: Discussing data compliance and security

    August 21, 2017 • Cloud Computing, SecurityComments Off on Cloud Technology: Discussing data compliance and security

    When it comes to the adoption of public cloud computing the major concerns often remain focused on privacy and data security. In a heavily regulated environment like financial services, this is often magnified, and perceived issues often become an inhibitor...

  • Taking computing to the edge

    Kaspersky Lab and Tresorit partner for secure devices and cloud storage

    December 28, 2016 • Cloud Computing, Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Kaspersky Lab and Tresorit partner for secure devices and cloud storage

    Given the cybercrime realities that mobile and Internet users are faced with, it has now become essential for consumers to pay attention to the protection of their mobile devices. However, with the added focus being placed in the cloud, where many consumers...

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    Kenya: Liquid Telecom unveils backup and restore service

    April 21, 2016 • Cloud Computing, East Africa, Enterprise IT, Top StoriesComments Off on Kenya: Liquid Telecom unveils backup and restore service

    Huge financial setbacks across Kenyan businesses caused by inadequate IT security and data loss have prompted Liquid Telecom Kenya to launch a backup and restore service, which has been dubbed “CrashPlan for Africa,” for businesses in Kenya to...

  • Are organisations struggling to align Hybrid Cloud deployments?

    December 17, 2015 • Cloud Computing, Enterprise ITComments Off on Are organisations struggling to align Hybrid Cloud deployments?

    Survey finds Hybrid Cloud adoption is high but mixed messages and disruptive technologies mean IT decision-makers are suffering from clouded vision. The Bunker has published a new report providing compelling insight into Hybrid Cloud adoption, the key factors...

  • Hitachi Data Systems Honored for Innovation

    November 23, 2015 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on Hitachi Data Systems Honored for Innovation

    Hitachi Data Systems revealed that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named Hitachi Content Platform Anywhere as a 2015 Cloud Computing Storage Excellence Award winner, presented by TMC’s Cloud Computing Magazine. The Cloud Storage Excellence...

  • Growth of cloud in SA fuels the need for appropriate storage

    September 22, 2014 • Enterprise IT, Top StoriesComments Off on Growth of cloud in SA fuels the need for appropriate storage

    Massive data growth and an increasing trend toward virtualisation technology are having a profound impact on the modern organisation. The data centre, as well as cloud services and solutions both public and private, are becoming increasingly important to the...

  • SAP partners with the Social Enterprise World Forum to help the social enterprise sector run better and improve peoples' lives.

    Africa’s rapid mobile adoption paves way for cloud

    July 2, 2014 • Enterprise IT, Top StoriesComments Off on Africa’s rapid mobile adoption paves way for cloud

    A new survey conducted by IDG Connect, on behalf of SAP Africa, has highlighted the fantastic opportunity open to cloud service providers (CSPs) as a result of Africa’s rapid adoption of mobile network technology. This survey, entitled Africa Set for Cloud...

  • Huawei

    Huawei Receives Best Business Application Cloud Platform Award

    June 13, 2014 • Company News, Enterprise ITComments Off on Huawei Receives Best Business Application Cloud Platform Award

    Huawei was announced as the winner of the Best Business Application Cloud Platform Award for its FusionCube cloud solution at the Cloud Africa World Forum held at the Maslow Hotel, in Johannesburg. The Cloud World Forum Africa is the continent’s largest...