Zimbabwe offline as govt moves to control communication

Zim's online
crackdown

Internet shut down as
protests continue.

Wednesday, Jan 23rd

South Africa: Gauteng battles to launch online school application service.

South Africa: Gauteng battles to launch online school application service

Officials scramble to reassure parents as online school admission system struggles to perform under pressure.

'Nigerian startups should think global first'.

'Nigerian startups should think global first'

Founder of MyAds believes startups in the West African country should focus their growth strategy internationally.

Is tradition shaking the foundations of Africa's construction industry?

Is tradition shaking the foundations of Africa's construction industry?

Reliance upon age-old methodologies leads to dysfunctional processes and adds weight to the argument that the continent's construction industry is in urgent need of collaborative systems and a fresh perspective.

Start digitising today or else warn tech execs.

Start digitising today or else warn tech execs

Accenture reports that digital represents a five-year, US$152-billion fortune within the African consumer packages goods market alone.

Liquid Telecom implements contingency plan for El Nino.

Liquid Telecom implements contingency plan for El Nino

Telco details efforts to protect core communications infrastructure ahead of pending heavy rains.

 Business as usual says Barclays Zimbabwe.

Business as usual says Barclays Zimbabwe

Financial institution moves to reassure market after parent company confirms exit from Africa.

'Eskom failing SA's small businesses'

Eskom failing SA's small businesses

State-owned enterprise is letting SMEs down according to 2015 SME survey.

ContinuitySA Mozambique expands data centre.

ContinuitySA Mozambique expands data centre

Business continuity firm more than doubles its capacity in Southern African country.

Renewable energy the only option says Zambia's govt.

Renewable energy the only option says Zambia's govt

Authorities will continue with investment in solar power to handle load shedding.

'20 of organisations have fully deployed DevOps'.

'20% of organisations have fully deployed DevOps'

A study by CA Technologies reveals a high disconnect in realising benefits of DevOps.

Regular testing is vital component of disaster recovery planning.

Regular testing is vital component of disaster recovery planning

When a disaster happens, when the power outage drags into the second day, is no time to discover that some component of your recovery plan isn't performing.