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  • PwC study reveals decline in Chief Digital Officer positions

    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...

  • Standard Bank addresses cybercrime with WalletWise programme

    Standard Bank launches Chinese internet banking in Angola

    November 9, 2018 • Finance, Mobile and Telecoms, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Standard Bank launches Chinese internet banking in Angola

    Angola has a strong relationship with China, which offers diplomatic backing for the state. With that said, Standard Bank has recently launched Chinese internet banking in Angola with hopes of installing to the rest of the continent by 2019. The growing...

  • Ecobank Fintech Challenge, a competition for Africa-focused technology start-ups.

    Ecobank announces finalists of the Ecobank Fintech Challenge 2018

    August 9, 2018 • Startups, Top StoriesComments Off on Ecobank announces finalists of the Ecobank Fintech Challenge 2018

    Ecobank, independent pan-African banking group, has announced the finalists for the 2nd edition of the annual Ecobank Fintech Challenge, a competition for Africa-focused technology start-ups. The list includes eleven (11) fintech start-ups from across the...

  • African cities bring new hope and new possibilities

    African cities bring new hope and new possibilities

    May 15, 2018 • Top StoriesComments Off on African cities bring new hope and new possibilities

    A report released by the UN suggests that, by 2050, 70% of the world’s population will be living in smart cities. By 2030, at least six of the world’s megacities (a metropolitan area with a total population in excess of 10 million people) will be...

  • Key success factors for an enterprise IoT strategy

    March 30, 2016 • Enterprise IT, Internet of Things, Top StoriesComments Off on Key success factors for an enterprise IoT strategy

    As the Internet of Things (IoT) finally becomes a reality, there’s a danger that the hype is obscuring the value to be gained from this new source of data. The key point is that connecting things and collecting data isn’t the source of value—value is...

  • Key considerations for digital transformation

    August 18, 2015 • Top StoriesComments Off on Key considerations for digital transformation

    Companies often find themselves straining under the demand of remaining competitive and relevant in a hyper-connected world. Customers are fully able to bypass your advertising, compare pricing and features, and switch between brands at the click of a...

  • An effective digital strategy is key to competitiveness in tech

    April 1, 2015 • Top StoriesComments Off on An effective digital strategy is key to competitiveness in tech

    The world as we know it is being shaped and changed by a set of megatrends that leading analyst firm Gartner calls the “Nexus of Forces”. Social, mobile, cloud and big data have revolutionised the way people communicate, interact and live their lives. The...