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  • Johanna Juselius looks beyond just 'smart' cities

    IoTFA2019: Johanna Juselius looks beyond just ‘smart’ cities

    March 18, 2019 • Features, Internet of Things, People, Top StoriesComments Off on IoTFA2019: Johanna Juselius looks beyond just ‘smart’ cities

    Internet of Things is a vast and rapidly developing concept within ICT. Devices are getting smarter and innovators are finding more ways to integrate these kinds of devices into our everyday lives. It has moved completely out of the personal and residential...

  • Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams sworn in as new Minister of Communications

    Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams sworn in as new Minister of Communications

    November 23, 2018 • People, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams sworn in as new Minister of Communications

    President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that the Department of Communications and the Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services will be merging into what will henceforth only be known as the Department of Communications during a Cabinet reshuffle on...

  • AI experts highlight the capabilities of the Huawei Mate 20 Pro

    Interview: Huawei’s CTO, Steve Apps, unpacks IOT as part of a “Smart Cities” landscape

    September 20, 2018 • Internet of Things, People, Top StoriesComments Off on Interview: Huawei’s CTO, Steve Apps, unpacks IOT as part of a “Smart Cities” landscape

    The Internet of Things (IoT) is a talking point in many discussions on how connectivity will move us forward as a society and what kinds of technologies will help shape future cities. Huawei is one of many large tech companies with a vested interest in IoT....

  • Ruckus Networks Appoints Bart Giordano as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales

    Ruckus Networks Appoints Bart Giordano as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales

    September 9, 2018 • Company News, PeopleComments Off on Ruckus Networks Appoints Bart Giordano as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales

    Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, has announced Bart Giordano as the company’s new Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Giordano will report to Ian Whiting, President of Ruckus Networks. He will be responsible for revenue, gross margin, and all...

  • Nokia's new 5G design and deployment services deliver faster time to market and lower total cost

    Nokia announces a change in the Nokia Group Leadership Team

    June 1, 2018 • Mobile and Telecoms, PeopleComments Off on Nokia announces a change in the Nokia Group Leadership Team

    Nokia announced that the president of Nokia Technologies, Gregory Lee, will leave the company following the closure of the Digital Health business sale. Lee will be replaced by Maria Varsellona, who remains Chief Legal Officer and continues to report to Nokia...

  • Jonas and Tshabalala appointed to board of MTN Group

    May 7, 2018 • People, Top StoriesComments Off on Jonas and Tshabalala appointed to board of MTN Group

    MTN Group today announced the appointment of Bajabulile Swazi Tshabalala, current Executive Director of consulting and investment holding company, Barbican Advisory Group and former Deputy Finance Minister of the Republic of South Africa, Mcebisi Hubert...

  • Vic Brits

    Acer Africa announce new head of commercial

    April 24, 2018 • People, Southern AfricaComments Off on Acer Africa announce new head of commercial

    Acer Africa has announced its new appointment for Head of Commercial in the Sub-Saharan region. Vic Brits will lead the commercial sector of the business, as he aims to increase Acer’s market share in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and in...

  • Top 7 Reasons to attend TIPS 2018

    Johannesburg to host TIPS conference

    February 5, 2018 • Events, Top Stories, TT100 AwardsComments Off on Johannesburg to host TIPS conference

    An offshoot of the TT100 awards, TIPS conference 2018 (#TIPS2018) which will address the effective management of Technology, Innovation, People and Systems (TIPS), will be held at the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel in Johannesburg, South Africa on the 28th of...

  • Ouma Rasethaba appointed Telkom Chief Risk Officer

    April 2, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, PeopleComments Off on Ouma Rasethaba appointed Telkom Chief Risk Officer

    Telkom yesterday announced the appointment of Ouma Rasethaba as Chief Risk Officer with immediate effect. Rasethaba, who has been with Telkom since 2006, previously held the position of Chief of Regulatory and Corporate Affairs. The appointment completes the...

  • Gilat Satcom CEO appointed to WIOCC board

    March 31, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, PeopleComments Off on Gilat Satcom CEO appointed to WIOCC board

    Gilat Satcom, a provider of satellite and fibre-based connectivity services in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, today announced that its CEO, Dan Zajicek, has been appointed to the board of WIOCC. Gilat Satcom Nigeria, a subsidiary of Gilat Satcom, was a...

  • Telkom SA appoints new Chief Marketing Officer

    November 15, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Telkom SA appoints new Chief Marketing Officer

    Telkom SA today announced the appointment of Enzo Scarcella as Chief Marketing Officer. Scarcella will effectively join the Telkom team at the end of January 2014. Says Telkom Group CEO, Sipho Maseko, “This appointment gives further impetus to our effort...

  • MWEB Business appoints new General Manager

    October 24, 2013 • PeopleComments Off on MWEB Business appoints new General Manager

    MWEB has appointed Debbie Pretorius as General Manager of MWEB Business. Debbie Pretorius has worked in the Internet Service Provider (ISP) industry for the past 15 years. Most recently she headed up MWEB Business’ operational activities, and was...

  • Ghana’s Bright Simons appointed to Microsoft Africa Board

    October 11, 2013 • People, Top StoriesComments Off on Ghana’s Bright Simons appointed to Microsoft Africa Board

    Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday unveiled the 4Afrika Advisory Council, an external board of advisers tasked with guiding strategic investments undertaken by the Microsoft 4Afrika Initiative across the continent and ensuring 4Afrika is closely aligned to broad...

  • New appointments to AccessKenya Group Board

    September 19, 2013 • PeopleComments Off on New appointments to AccessKenya Group Board

    Dimension Data said today that it has made three new appointments to the AccessKenya Group Board of Directors. The new directors are Dimension Data Middle East & Africa CEO, Derek Wilcocks, Nick Reed, MD of Internet Solutions International, and Julian...

  • Nokia South Africa appoints new General Manager

    July 23, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Nokia South Africa appoints new General Manager

    Nokia South Africa announced the appointment of Shaun Durandt as General Manager of the company. As of June 2013, Durandt has been tasked to lead the Nokia business within the South African market, ensuring that short and long term objectives are met. With...

  • Huawei appoints new Assistant Director for Southern Africa

    July 5, 2013 • Company News, PeopleComments (1)

    Huawei, in a move to promote its localization strategy in the region, has appointed Deborah-Anne Strydom to the position of Assistant Director (in Charge) of the Contract Commercial and Fulfillment Department for the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) Region....