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  • New IBM CTO to prioritise innovation in Africa

    November 25, 2008 • Enterprise ITComments (1)

    IBM’s newly-appointed Chief Technology Officer, Clifford Foster, has put Africa on his priority list, saying that he will focus on driving innovation through the comapany’s African Innovation Centre (AIC) and various partnerships with universities...

  • Nokia, IBM collaborate on Lotus Notes

    November 21, 2008 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Nokia, IBM collaborate on Lotus Notes

    Mobile phone manufacturer, Nokia and computer producer, IBM have announced IBM Lotus Notes support, which is expected to benefit millions of Lotus Noets users across the globe. The program, to benefit users of Nokia’s S60-based mobile phones, means that...

  • IBM seeks to build computers based on the brain

    November 21, 2008 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on IBM seeks to build computers based on the brain

    In an unprecedented undertaking, IBM Research and five leading universities are partnering to create computing systems that are expected to simulate and emulate the brain’s abilities for sensation, perception, action, interaction and cognition while...

  • Rand Water Selects Faritec as EDMS Implementation Partner

    November 7, 2008 • Enterprise ITComments Off on Rand Water Selects Faritec as EDMS Implementation Partner

    Water utility Rand Water has selected Faritec as its Electronic Document Management System implementation partner. Faritec is a JSE-listed IT services and solutions company...

  • Former IBM exec to lead Apple’s iPhone development

    November 5, 2008 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Former IBM exec to lead Apple’s iPhone development

    ­Apple has announced that Mark Papermaster is joining the Company as senior vice president of Devices Hardware Engineering, reporting to Apple CEO Steve Jobs. Papermaster, who comes to Apple from IBM, will lead Apple’s iPod and iPhone hardware engineering...

  • Mobile device demand increases as PCs are dumped- IBM

    October 30, 2008 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

    IBM has released the results of a survey which points to the fact that over 50 percent of consumers would substitute their Internet usage on a PC for a mobile device...

  • IBM launches Cognos 8 V4 – new business-driven PM software

    October 6, 2008 • Enterprise ITComments Off on IBM launches Cognos 8 V4 – new business-driven PM software

    Cognos, an IBM company that delivers business intelligence and performance management solutions, has unveiled IBM Cognos 8 v4 which extends IBM’s Information on Demand strategy to help customers improve their ability to engage the business user through...

  • IBM India to play key role in MTN deal

    September 30, 2008 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on IBM India to play key role in MTN deal

    South African phone firm MTN Group Ltd has approached International Business Machines Corp., or IBM, to provide information technology support and services in a deal estimated to cost $2 billion and modelled on the work the US company has done for three...

  • IBM opens four cloud computing centers in emerging markets

    September 24, 2008 • Top StoriesComments Off on IBM opens four cloud computing centers in emerging markets

    IBM today opened four new cloudcomputing centers in emerging markets. They are in Sao Paulo, Brazil;Bangalore, India; Seoul, Korea; and Hanoi, Vietnam, where there is anincreasing demand for Internet-based computing models and skills to helpcompanies compete...

  • IBM boss pushes growth market initiative into Egypt

    September 23, 2008 • Enterprise ITComments (1)

    IBM last week launched a Global Service Delivery Center based in Egypt and signed agreements with the government to create a nanotechnology research center and develop a services science university curriculum. Samuel J. Palmisano, IBM chairman, president and...

  • Faritec, 1st IBM Partner to Earn DataPower Accreditation

    September 18, 2008 • SecurityComments Off on Faritec, 1st IBM Partner to Earn DataPower Accreditation

    Johannesburg Stock Exchange-listed ICT solutions and services specialist Faritec has become the first IBM partner in South Africa to be awarded accreditation to sell and implement IBM DataPower Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) appliances...

  • IBM: providing an IT foundation for SME

    September 12, 2008 • Enterprise ITComments Off on IBM: providing an IT foundation for SME

    The IBM division at Workgroup has announced the local availability of IBM’s Lotus Foundations, a family of software offerings designed specifically for small business owners with limited or no access to technical resources...