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  • Internet Solutions launches integrated enterprise voice service for Microsoft Teams

    Internet Solutions launches integrated enterprise voice service for Microsoft Teams

    March 19, 2019 • Enterprise IT, Southern AfricaComments Off on Internet Solutions launches integrated enterprise voice service for Microsoft Teams

      Internet Solutions (IS) has integrated enterprise-grade voice services into its Microsoft Office 365 Teams offering. From 14 March 2019, businesses running Office 365 can use voice capabilities within Microsoft Teams, allowing for the increased...

  •  Microsoft launches its South African Policy Innovation Centre

    Microsoft reschedules launch of South African data centres

    January 9, 2019 • Cloud Computing, Top StoriesComments Off on Microsoft reschedules launch of South African data centres

    In May 2017, Microsoft announced plans to launch two data centres in South Africa. Located in Johannesburg and Cape Town, these see the company targeting cloud services growth on the continent. These data centres are expected to deliver the Microsoft...

  • The power of Office 365-a key part of a business’ digital transformation journey

    The power of Office 365-a key part of a business’ digital transformation journey

    November 1, 2018 • Cloud Computing, Digital TransformationComments Off on The power of Office 365-a key part of a business’ digital transformation journey

    The shift from on-device installations of Microsoft software – the likes of Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and other familiar tools – into Cloud-hosted applications is far more than just a change in the way software is delivered to users. This is the...

  • Microsoft launches ‘Kaizala Pro’ in South Africa

    August 23, 2018 • East Africa, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Microsoft launches ‘Kaizala Pro’ in South Africa

    Microsoft’s latest mobile offering, Kaizala Pro, is now commercially available in South Africa. Microsoft Kaizala is a mobile app that aims to improve the way businesses communicate and collaborate. It’s designed for large group communication,...

  • Windows 10 as a Service: unleashing new opportunities for enterprise employees

    Unleashing new opportunities for enterprise employees

    July 12, 2018 • Southern AfricaComments Off on Unleashing new opportunities for enterprise employees

    The Windows environment is at the core of almost every organisation’s desktop computing strategy. Over time, the operating system has been augmented with various communication, collaboration and productivity tools, drawing on the latest technologies and...

  • Microsoft cloud data centres to attract foreign investment

    Microsoft releases Office 2019 preview

    May 3, 2018 • Internet of Things, Top StoriesComments Off on Microsoft releases Office 2019 preview

    Microsoft is starting to let business users experience the changes and new features in Office 2019 via a preview released on Wednesday, 2 May 2018. Although the new version of Microsoft’s Office software suite isn’t expected to be publicly...

  • Microsoft Tech Summit 2018: Moving to the modern workplace with 365

    February 13, 2018 • Events, General, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Microsoft Tech Summit 2018: Moving to the modern workplace with 365

    On Tuesday 13 February 2018, Microsoft hosted its annual Tech Summit at the Cape Town International Conference Center (CTICC). The conference saw IT professionals and developers converge as it aimed to show them the necessary skills and knowledge that they...

  • Focus on the challenges, not the technology

    Africa needs Digital Transformation 

    May 17, 2017 • Digital Transformation, GeneralComments Off on Africa needs Digital Transformation 

    Over the past decade, Africa has achieved an economic growth rate of over 5 percent, according to the World Economic Forum. However, consistent growth rates have not yet impacted large parts of the African population. Many African people continue to live in...

  • Microsoft launches 'Head Start' to help startups this Global Entrepreneurship Week

    Microsoft outlines Office 2016 apps and features

    November 24, 2015 • Enterprise IT, Top StoriesComments Off on Microsoft outlines Office 2016 apps and features

    According to Microsoft, the release of Office 2016 is one of the major ways in which the company is realising its ambitious goal of reinventing productivity and business processes in this mobile-first, cloud-first era. This, as technological advancement and...

  • South Africa: Office 365 launched for personal use

    April 17, 2014 • Enterprise ITComments Off on South Africa: Office 365 launched for personal use

    Microsoft has announced the local availability of its latest business productivity software offering, namely Office 365 Personal.  Office 365 Personal enables users to install the latest full desktop version of Office applications including Word, Excel,...

  • Office 365 Home Premium benefits extended

    February 24, 2014 • Enterprise ITComments Off on Office 365 Home Premium benefits extended

    Microsoft has introduced new features to Microsoft Office 365 Home Premium allowing one subscription to be used by five people across five different devices, making it cost-effective and easy for more family and friends to benefit from the program. Office 365...

  • Microsoft makes Office 365 freely available to NGOs

    September 12, 2013 • Online & SocialComments Off on Microsoft makes Office 365 freely available to NGOs

    Microsoft has announced that it is to make its Office 365 productivity software available for free to qualifying non-profit organisations and NGOs in 41 countries, including South Africa, with immediate effect. Microsoft South Africa’s Office Business lead,...

  • Microsoft releases Office for Android app

    August 14, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Microsoft releases Office for Android app

    Microsoft took the wraps off their Office for Android app today, as the company announced that it is now available in the Android market place for various Android devices. “As of August 14, Office for Android will be available in South Africa. You can...

  • Getting a better deal on cloud computing

    July 23, 2013 • Enterprise ITComments Off on Getting a better deal on cloud computing

    True cloud services are a lot more user-friendly and cost-effective than remote hosted services, but not everyone is getting true cloud, says Grant Vine, Technical director at Cybervine IT Solutions. Cloud computing has a lot to offer businesses, and can...

  • Microsoft Office 365 available in nine new African territories

    June 27, 2013 • Enterprise ITComments Off on Microsoft Office 365 available in nine new African territories

    Microsoft has announced the availability of Office 365 in nine new territories across the African continent. The entire suite of Office 365 packages is now also available in Angola, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Mauritius, Rwanda, Senegal and...

  • Why small business should adopt Office 365

    May 2, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on Why small business should adopt Office 365

    The latest iteration of Microsoft Office for the small enterprise, Microsoft Office 365 for small business, is according to value-added distributor Comztek, fast levelling the playing field in applications as a service and cloud computing. According to David...