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  • Jumbo Group selects Microsoft's Dynamics 365 to help on the company's digital transformation journey. Image sourced from Microsoft.

    Jumbo Group partners with Microsoft

    September 17, 2019 • Cloud Computing, Digital TransformationComments (0)

    Jumbo Group, a technology company based in Dubai, recently announced that it has chosen Microsoft’s Dynamics 365 as an important tool on its digital transformation journey. Jumbo has said that its options for digital transformation were limited by its...

  • Canon reinforces commitment to drive innovation in Kenya

    February 25, 2019 • East Africa, FinanceComments Off on Canon reinforces commitment to drive innovation in Kenya

    Kenya has once again attracted another multi-national company with the re-entry of Japanese imaging and business solutions brand Canon. Yuichi Ishizuka, President and CEO of Canon Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA) recently visited Kenya as part of a...

  • IT Spending in EMEA to total $973 Billion in 2019 – Gartner

    November 9, 2018 • FinanceComments Off on IT Spending in EMEA to total $973 Billion in 2019 – Gartner

    IT spending in EMEA is projected to total $973 billion in 2019, an increase of 2 per cent from the estimated spending of $954 billion in 2018, according to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc. “2018 is not a good year for IT spending in EMEA,”...

  • Simon Edelstyn named EMEA MD at ROKT

    January 13, 2017 • Company News, PeopleComments Off on Simon Edelstyn named EMEA MD at ROKT

    Transactional marketing company, ROKT, has appointed Simon Edelstyn its Managing Director of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. Edelstyn will report to ROKT’s CEO Bruce Buchanan and be a member of the company’s executive committee....

  • SatADSL and Camtel today announced a new partnership to provide satellite connectivity across Cameroon.

    Tanzania gets superfast satellite broadband

    September 13, 2016 • East Africa, Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Tanzania gets superfast satellite broadband

    Avanti Communications Group plc, a leading provider of satellite data communications services in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Bentley Walker, the largest supplier and operator of VSAT Networks outside of North America jointly announce a new...

  • Veeam

    Changing Always-On expectations in the public sector

    May 17, 2016 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on Changing Always-On expectations in the public sector

    The public sector has moved beyond a backup-only approach towards embracing true business continuity thereby enabling an Always-On environment. This is according to insights shared at the Veeam V-Club event held in Pretoria recently. Gregg Petersen, regional...

  • VMware appoints new VP in EMEA

    February 23, 2015 • People, Top StoriesComments Off on VMware appoints new VP in EMEA

    VMware has revealed the appointment of Scott Dodds as Vice President of Channel and Alliances in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). In this role, Dodds has responsibility for creating and developing relationships with VMware’s extensive channel and...

  • Unlicensed software – South Africa still flirting with danger

    November 4, 2013 • Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Unlicensed software – South Africa still flirting with danger

    New figures indicate that a significant decline in the use unlicensed software by South African companies is still some way off. This is according to BSA | The Software Alliance, the leading global advocate for the software industry whose latest 2013 data...

  • Lenovo’s smartphone and tablet sales surpass PC

    August 15, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Lenovo’s smartphone and tablet sales surpass PC

    Electronics manufacturer Lenovo announced its results for the first fiscal quarter ended June 30 this year and confirmed that, for the first time, its combined smartphone and tablet sales have overtaken those of its PCs business. The company had a quarterly...

  • EMEA Businesses struggling to protect their value chains

    April 26, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on EMEA Businesses struggling to protect their value chains

    A research study launched by Oracle revealed that the majority of businesses in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) have been unable to protect their value chains against unforeseen events. The report ‘Managing the Value Chain in Turbulent Times’...

  • Africa really matters, big time, says SAP

    October 30, 2012 • Enterprise ITComments (1)

    ‘It is time for Africa!’ was one of the World Cup 2010 war cries and, two years later, its significance has again rise to the fore. This time, it serves as a sub-theme throughout Saphila 2012, the biennial SAP African User Group conference taking place...

  • BlackBerry services go down again – now restored

    September 21, 2012 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on BlackBerry services go down again – now restored

    In what seems to be a major co-incidence, BlackBerry users across Europe, Middle East and Africa are experiencing issues with their BlackBerry service – on the same day that Apple’s highly-anticipated iPhone 5 launches. While the extend of the problem...

  • BlackBerry BIS service disruptions in EMEA region

    October 10, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on BlackBerry BIS service disruptions in EMEA region

    BlackBerry BIS (BlackBerry Internet Service) subscribers have experienced service disruptions with some blaming the outage on BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) Ltd. According to The Wall Street Journal, Problems appeared to be limited to accessing the...

  • Africa needs enterprising minds

    October 7, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

    The BlackBerry Innovation Forum, themed “Enterprising Minds” was held today, 6 October 2011 in Bryanston, South Africa, in order to highlight key trends in enterprise mobility and consumerisation. The BlackBerry Innovation Forum is a series of...

  • Citrix appoints VP and GM for EMEA

    September 21, 2011 • PeopleComments Off on Citrix appoints VP and GM for EMEA

    Citrix Systems today announces the appointment of Carlos Sartorius as vice president and general manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).  Sartorius will be tasked with accelerating revenue growth and maximising the effectiveness of Citrix routes...

  • HP rolls-out first cloud centre in EMEA

    September 20, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on HP rolls-out first cloud centre in EMEA

    HP today announced that Computacentre Germany has become the first HP Cloud Centre of Excellence (CCoE) in the Europe and Middle East Africa (EMEA) region. HP Cloud Centres of Excellence enable channel partners to showcase and demonstrate the business...