Safaricom goes toe-to-toe with banks

Safaricom spars
with banks

Telco launches savings
plan in Kenya.

Thursday, Dec 12th

Oracle recruits to meet EMEA demand for cloud services

Oracle recruits to meet EMEA demand for cloud services

Company makes 1000 positions available to boost regional cloud computing business.

Africa leads rest of the world in growth of backup and recovery - Veeam

Africa leads rest of the world in growth of backup and recovery - Veeam

Company says continent's performance in the second quarter of 2017 validates its claim the region is a hyper growth area.

Commvault, Huawei launch hybrid cloud backup solution

Commvault, Huawei launch hybrid cloud backup solution

12-year alliance centred on data protection technology results in new offering introduced at CeBIT 2017.

Value of moving to the cloud not always a certainty

Value of moving to the cloud not always a certainty

Expert believes the costs of cloud computing for African enterprises means that migrating requires careful planning.

Innovation takes on cloud form in FinTech space

Innovation takes on cloud form in FinTech space

A high level of interest in the role cloud services continues to play in service delivery within the context of digital transformation at CeBIT 2017.

Amazon EC2 founder Pinkham joins JUMO board

Amazon EC2 founder Pinkham joins JUMO board

Chris Pinkham joins the local fintech company's board of directors and will focus on technical and product strategy.

Microsoft East Africa, Liquid Telecom team up on cloud service

Microsoft East Africa, Liquid Telecom team up on cloud service

Companies announce collaboration to boost cloud service delivery, business development and TV white space technology ecosystem across Africa.

Countdown to .africa domain landrush

Countdown to .africa domain landrush

Trademark owners have until midnight on 2 June to secure their domains.

African business edging closer to establishing the true cost of cloud

African business edging closer to establishing the true cost of cloud

The measurement tool should be a determination of the total cost of ownership, argues one analyst.

Telcos unite to localise public cloud solution

Telcos unite to localise public cloud solution

T-Systems SA, Huawei extend Open Telekom Cloud for Africa adoption.

Africa's cloud providers bemoan internet shutdowns

Africa's cloud providers bemoan internet shutdowns

ICT professionals see hope in policies that entrench access to the internet as a fundamental human right.