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  • Tech leaders to showcase at Tech Demo Africa 2013

    January 11, 2013 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on Tech leaders to showcase at Tech Demo Africa 2013

    IT News Africa’s second annual demo conference, Tech Demo Africa 2013, is scheduled for 21 – 22 May at the Innovation Hub in Pretoria, and is guaranteed to be even bigger than last year’s event. Tech Demo Africa 2013 will attract key international...

  • Huawei launches ICT industry’s highest performing switches

    August 29, 2012 • Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei launches ICT industry’s highest performing switches

    Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced the first South African launch of its next generation CloudEngine series data centre switches at the Gartner Symposium ITxpo in Cape Town. These...

  • Office 365 For Business Is Here. Good Luck Figuring Out What It’ll Cost You

    June 9, 2012 • Top StoriesComments Off on Office 365 For Business Is Here. Good Luck Figuring Out What It’ll Cost You

    Office 365, Microsoft’s cloud-based office suite, is moving the turf war against Google Docs to the business world with today’s announcement of business-ready subscriptions. But you’ll need a spreadsheet to figure out which of six different...

  • Mobility and the enterprise – trends for 2012

    April 5, 2012 • FeaturesComments Off on Mobility and the enterprise – trends for 2012

    Mobility is an identifiable global megatrend along with others such as ageing populations, social media driven interaction, urbanisation and a worldwide economic crisis. There is an expectation that personal and corporate information should be available at...

  • IBM plotting African expansion

    February 17, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (1)

    IBM is not the first destination for small to medium enterprises when it comes to business solutions, but that is something  Jeanine Jennings, IBM’s new MidMarket Executive, and Andy Monshaw, MidMarket Global GM, want to change. “Broadly speaking, for...

  • Experience makes all the difference

    November 4, 2011 • FeaturesComments Off on Experience makes all the difference

    The vital importance of information technology in today’s global economy makes it a key business concern, helping managers understand what’s really happening in their company at any given time and helping them make smarter decisions about investing...

  • Smartphones will drive Africa’s Internet uptake

    August 12, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Smartphones will drive Africa’s Internet uptake

    Affordable smartphones, together with the falling mobile data tariffs, are set to drive an Internet adoption wave across Africa. That’s according to Craige Fleischer, the Regional Director for Southern Africa at Research In Motion (RIM), the makers of the...

  • Citrix Survey: SA workers opt for flexi hours

    August 4, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Citrix Survey: SA workers opt for flexi hours

    About 71% of South African knowledge workers are now regularly working outside of the office, whilst 75% of surveyed workers use their own personal computing devices at work. That’s according to the “Future of the Workplace”, a survey of more than 100...

  • IBM, Nigeria collaborate on IT infrastructure

    July 21, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on IBM, Nigeria collaborate on IT infrastructure

    Net Solutions Limited, a Nigerian information and communications technology solutions provider, and IBM are collaborating on the development of business infrastructure that would empower local businesses and provide adequate return on investment (ROI). Dr....

  • New call recording ideal for IT governance

    July 20, 2011 • Enterprise ITComments Off on New call recording ideal for IT governance

    Majuda Corporation has developed a fully compliant VoIP call recording and quality management system, literally ‘in a box’. The enterprise call recording solution, ideal for corporate governance and legal compliance, can be installed in a couple...

  • Comztek to distribute HP in East Africa

    July 14, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Comztek to distribute HP in East Africa

    Comztek, a technology provider, has announced that it has signed a deal with HP that gives the company distribution rights for East Africa. This is the third announcement in less than a year in which the relationship between the two companies has...

  • Airtel-IBM deal benefits many African countries

    July 14, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Airtel-IBM deal benefits many African countries

    Approximately 16 African countries will benefit from a 10-year deal signed between Bharti Airtel and IBM to provide comprehensive IT solutions to its employees working in those countries. The joint announcement builds on a strategic partnership signed in...

  • Mobility claims its seat at the boardroom table

    July 12, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Mobility claims its seat at the boardroom table

    Mobile devices are increasingly becoming the method of choice to communicate, both socially and professionally. As a result, mobile operators across Africa are benefitting immensely from the increase in both voice and data traffic across their networks....

  • Accenture Nigeria drives skills project

    July 11, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Accenture Nigeria drives skills project

    Accenture Nigeria, a management consulting and technology service company, has empowered four Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) under its “Skills to Succeed” programme, aimed at creating jobs and building businesses to equip 250 000 global citizens by...

  • Africa – key contributor to Lenovo’s future growth

    July 6, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Africa – key contributor to Lenovo’s future growth

    Lenovo considers Africa to be the emerging market that will generate the most sizeable proportion of its future growth. In part, that is because many of the 900 million people on the continent have a voracious appetite for technology, in the belief that it is...

  • Galaxy Backbone Trains 600 Civil Servants on e-Government

    June 28, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Galaxy Backbone Trains 600 Civil Servants on e-Government

    Galaxy Backbone Plc, a public enterprise of the Federal Government has trained over 600 public servants across various cadres in federal government Ministries and Development Agencies (MDAs) with the latest knowledge on e-government. The training forms part...