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  • Networks Unlimited supports young learners with laptop donations in two less-privileged communities

    Networks Unlimited supports young learners with laptop donations

    July 3, 2018 • Southern Africa, SponsoredComments Off on Networks Unlimited supports young learners with laptop donations

    Networks Unlimited, a value-added distributor within the converged technology, data centre, networking and security landscapes, has donated new laptops to assist young learners in two different institutions operating within poorer communities in Gauteng. This...

  • Westcon-Comstor sets up new Johannesburg Shared Services Centre

    Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa Appoints CEO

    August 7, 2017 • People, Sponsored, Top StoriesComments Off on Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa Appoints CEO

    Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa, a value-added technology distributor of category-leading solutions in Security, Collaboration, Networking, Cloud and Data Centre, is pleased to announce that Rakesh Parbhoo has officially joined the company in the role of CEO...

  • Twitter indexes Kiswahili as one of its languages ahead of #AfricanLanguagesDay

    5 Ways To Use Social Media For Professional Networking

    March 17, 2017 • Careers, Lists, Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on 5 Ways To Use Social Media For Professional Networking

    The advent of social media has helped to introduce the concept of ‘social media for professional networking’. Slowly, ‘in-person’ networking is being overpowered by simply connecting to social networking sites. It’s all part of the phenomenon of...

  • Challenges to Building a Future-Oriented Network

    February 3, 2016 • Enterprise IT, Top StoriesComments Off on Challenges to Building a Future-Oriented Network

    To keep pace with evolving customer needs, companies are adopting cloud, big data analytics, Internet of Things (IoT) and mobility to drive business efficiency and performance. However, as they move to these new IT models, many companies are challenged with...

  • Data critical, must be shared as Internet evolves – Cisco

    March 4, 2013 • Online & SocialComments Off on Data critical, must be shared as Internet evolves – Cisco

    It is not about the data, it is about how this is correlated and learned from that matters. From education to healthcare, realtime data and the Internet of everything represents a new dawn of opportunity for Africa –  so says executive management at...

  • The rise of social media in business

    October 13, 2011 • FeaturesComments Off on The rise of social media in business

    Social media has already become widely used in business, but its impact will be felt even more pervasively in future, as unified communications and other applications find a natural home in a social setting. Marketing, networking and information Currently,...

  • HP Networking appoints new Senior VP and GM

    October 7, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on HP Networking appoints new Senior VP and GM

    HP has appointed Bethany Mayer on 5 October 2011 to serve as senior vice president and general manager of the HP Networking business unit, effective immediately. Mayer, who has served as the unit’s interim leader for the past four months, oversees HP...

  • Cisco: Emerging markets remain key priority

    October 2, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Cisco: Emerging markets remain key priority

    Cisco Systems, a global networking company highlighted its 5 key business priorities and the role of emerging markets, during a function held in Johannesburg on 30 September 2011. Speaking during an informal media briefing, David Meads, Cisco Country...

  • Indian delegation seeks African ICT opportunities

    September 9, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Indian delegation seeks African ICT opportunities

    Indian ICT businessmen will tour the African continent in pursuit of new African ICT investment opportunities from 12 to 22 September 2011. These ICT businessmen will be visiting Nigeria and Ghana as part of their African tour. The National Association of...

  • HP Extends converged storage range

    August 24, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on HP Extends converged storage range

    HP is expanding its Converged Storage portfolio with HP Peer Motion, new federated storage software that enables clients to transparently move application workloads between disk systems in virtualised and cloud computing environments. IDC estimates that by...

  • Cisco announces 2011 MEA Netrider winner

    July 14, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Cisco announces 2011 MEA Netrider winner

    Cisco has announced the winners of the International NetRiders, an Internet networking competition, which was held on 6 July 2011 across Europe, Russia, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and the Middle East and Africa (MEA). About 150 Cisco...

  • VMware software integrated with HP Infrastructure

    July 13, 2011 • Enterprise ITComments Off on VMware software integrated with HP Infrastructure

    HP announced enhanced integration of new VMware software within HP’s Converged Infrastructure, delivering industry-first capabilities that will accelerate the path to an open, hybrid cloud environment for customers. “Enterprises don’t want cloud...

  • Nokia Siemens believes in the power of Nigeria

    July 12, 2011 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Nokia Siemens believes in the power of Nigeria

    Nokia Siemens Networks has praised Nigeria for its successful 10-year GSM roll-out. Nokia Siemens sees Nigeria as one of the fastest emerging and strategic markets in the world. “Nigeria has the largest population in Africa and is quite advanced in terms...

  • Unified communications the de facto platform for business growth

    July 11, 2011 • FeaturesComments Off on Unified communications the de facto platform for business growth

    The consolidation of communications infrastructure, including platforms to facilitate social networking and all devices, is now widely accessible and represents a basic standard for business development going forward. This is the view taken by management at...

  • Cisco opens networking academy in Morocco

    July 4, 2011 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

    The Moroccan government and Cisco have partnered to launch a regional Cisco Networking Academy program aimed at developing communication skills and technology education in the north African country. The ministry of education said the move was aimed at...

  • Wireless networks open up opportunities in healthcare

    November 19, 2010 • FeaturesComments (3)

    In the business world, wireless networks are growing in importance and uses. More than merely a tool for mobile connectivity, wireless networks help companies surpass their business goals, better serve their customers and gain competitive advantage in the...