AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

Tech takes
centre stage

New feature at
AfricaCom 2019.

Thursday, Sep 19th

Nominations open for 2018 Southern Africa Start-up Awards

Nominations open for 2018 Southern Africa Start-up Awards

Entrants have until 31 May to put their names forward.

Deloitte offers protection against disruption through Gnosis

Deloitte offers protection against disruption through Gnosis

Deloitte's Centre for the Long View will launch a new application to help businesses manage uncertainty.

'2017 was a year of growth for African start-ups'

'2017 was a year of growth for African start-ups'

Adjudicator for Southern Africa leg of Global Start-up Awards offers perspective on the market.

Africa's mobile-first landscape ideal for data management - Redstor

Africa's mobile-first landscape ideal for data management - Redstor

Data management firm says the continent has an opportunity to leapfrog.

2017, a bumper year for African tech start-ups

2017, a bumper year for African tech start-ups

Aaron Fu, MD of the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) discusses the year that has been for Africa's tech space and prospects for tech entrepreneurs going forward.

Proparco secures US$5m stake in TLcom TIDE Africa Fund

Proparco secures US$5m stake in TLcom TIDE Africa Fund

Move to support technology start-ups across Africa that provide sustainable development services.

MTN delves deeper into IoT with Cisco Jasper

MTN delves deeper into IoT with Cisco Jasper

Companies partner on fresh offering with SA as a primary target and plans to expand.

Former Rwanda education minister joins eLearnAfrica board

Former Rwanda education minister joins eLearnAfrica board

Company hopes to extend its continental reach.

What Africa must do to capitalise on high growth managed services space

What Africa must do to capitalise on high growth managed services space

Those competing for a cut of a potential US$257.84 billion market should expect high data volume and greater influence of M2M, analytics etc. says Cisco.

'AI, not a silver bullet for cyber security'

'AI, not a silver bullet for cyber security'

Artificial intelligence technology is not mature enough to serve as stand-alone solutions, but is growing in stature and use within the cyber security domain.

Seedstars Africa start-up summit kick-starts in December

Seedstars Africa start-up summit kick-starts in December

SSW says it has been able to explore the local ecosystems and scout the most promising tech start-ups in each market.