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  • Hewlett-Packard unveils Instant-On Enterprise vision

    November 3, 2010 • Enterprise ITComments Off on Hewlett-Packard unveils Instant-On Enterprise vision

    HEWLETT-PACKARD (HP), has unveiled its vision for the Instant-On Enterprise to close the expectation gap between what customers and citizens expect and what the enterprise can deliver. In an interview with our reporters, HP’s Enterprise Servers, Storage...

  • Verizon to extend African footprint with Gateway Business

    October 26, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Verizon to extend African footprint with Gateway Business

    Verizon has formed a new network alliance with Gateway Business Africa that will expand Verizon Business Private IP network capabilities in several African countries. The agreement allows Verizon Business to leverage Gateway Business’ network presence and...

  • HP Networking gets thumbs up from analysts

    June 18, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on HP Networking gets thumbs up from analysts

    HP Networking continues to be a challenging competitor in the global networking space – offering solutions integrated with HP BladeSystem infrastructure enabling customers to increase performance, security and management of both physical and virtual...

  • Five trends driving networking growth

    April 16, 2010 • FeaturesComments (3)

    According to IDC research, enterprise networking spending has historically exhibited a higher growth rate than overall IT spending. Lorna Hardie, HP Networking Country Manager for South Africa, takes a close look at the developments boosting the networking...

  • HP completes $2.7bln acquisition of 3Com

    April 12, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on HP completes $2.7bln acquisition of 3Com

    HP today announced the completion of its acquisition of 3Com Corporation, at a price of $7.90 per share in cash or an enterprise value of approximately $2.7 billion. HP will integrate 3Com’s network switching, routing and security solutions with its...

  • Networking for SMEs

    March 16, 2010 • FeaturesComments Off on Networking for SMEs

    Creating a solid backbone for organisations’ ICT infrastructure means first analyzing the right options, says Riaan Leuschner, MD of Nology...

  • Networking group for CIOs launched in SA

    March 10, 2010 • Enterprise ITComments Off on Networking group for CIOs launched in SA

    Executives’ Global Networks (EGN), the worldwide organisation specialising in national and global information-sharing between executives, has launched a discussion group for chief information officers (CIOs) that will enable top executives to meet and share...

  • It’s over: Cisco ends long-term partnership with HP

    February 22, 2010 • Top StoriesComments (1)

    HP will lose its role as both a Cisco Certified channel partner and a Global Service Alliance partner as of 30 April. Cisco decided to end the long-term partnership due to increasing competition between the two parties...

  • Zain Nigeria receives mobile networking solution from Huawei

    January 15, 2010 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Zain Nigeria receives mobile networking solution from Huawei

    Zain Nigeria and Huawei, today announced the deployment of a next-generation blade mobile softswitch in Nigeria, that will see improved operation capacity for the Nigerian telecom operator, supporting up to 12 million subscribers...

  • HP ProCurve strives for leadership in the African networking market

    December 14, 2009 • Top StoriesComments (2)

    HP ProCurve, the networking business of global technology leader HP, aims to consolidate its position on the African continent through sustained training, stronger alliance partnerships and lifetime networking solutions, says Netsayi Mutizhe, Business...

  • Nokia Siemens to manage Zain Nigeria’s network

    October 22, 2009 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Nokia Siemens to manage Zain Nigeria’s network

    Zain, one of the leading mobile operators in Nigeria, today announced that its customers will soon experience significantly improved network availability and service for which it has entered into a managed services and care contract...

  • ITU approves standards for ‘smart home’ systems

    October 16, 2009 • Top StoriesComments Off on ITU approves standards for ‘smart home’ systems

    ITU has approved a cutting-edge technical standard that will usher in new era in ‘smart home’ networking systems and applications. Called ‘G.hn’, the new standard will enable service providers to deploy new offerings,...

  • CISCO heightens support for Nigeria’s SMEs

    August 28, 2009 • Top StoriesComments Off on CISCO heightens support for Nigeria’s SMEs

    Cisco has announced a heightened program of support for small businesses throughout Nigeria. Through this initiative Cisco aims to help small businesses in Nigeria gain greater agility and efficiency in working with customers who are increasingly expecting to...

  • HP reveals role in SA elections

    May 12, 2009 • Enterprise ITComments Off on HP reveals role in SA elections

    Hewlett Packard, has revealed its role in the just-ended general elections in South Africa which culminated in the inauguration of Jacob Zuma as president on Saturday...

  • Social gaming popular activity with social networks

    January 15, 2009 • Top StoriesComments Off on Social gaming popular activity with social networks

    The Social Networking World Forum – www.socialnetworking-forum.com – is announcing that game producers will demonstrate the multi-platform potential social gaming offers at the show...

  • SMC Networks offers free tuition for home network users, IT professionals

    November 11, 2008 • Mobile and TelecomsComments (4)

    SMC launches online portal in a bid to fill education gap of network engineers in the SMB/ E and assist home users to make the most of their equipment SMC Networks, a global provider of LAN hardware and broadband connectivity devices, has announced the launch...