Apathy killing off interest in govt datacentres

Mistrust, lack
of resources 

Apathy hovers over
govt datacentres.

Wednesday, Feb 26th

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Hitachi Data Systems unveils cloud offerings for Africa

Japanese firm launches integrated file sync and share solution in South Africa.

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Google buys Israeli mapping startup Waze

Israeli mapping startup said to be sold to the search giant for just over $1 billion.

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Local hosting ‘key to Africa’s cloud success’

Expert says more internet traffic on the continent is staying within its borders.

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Nigeria’s Arik Airline finally launches online check-ins

West Africa’s ‘largest commercial airline’ upgrades its technology offerings.

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Middle East and Africa cloud data traffic surges

Growth rates for the region are the highest in the world, says Cisco.

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Oral-B Nigeria notches up 5 million Facebook likes

Toothpaste brand more popular in Nigeria on social media than one of the country’s top banks.

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Fast connectivity critical for cloud computing

Key to have high-speed broadband access to benefit from cloud-offerings, says expert.

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eScan launches its Latest Version with Cloud Security

The leading anti-virus and content security solution providers announced the launch of eScan Version 14 for SOHO editions with cloud security this month.

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Africa needs its own cloud infrastructure

Expert says data centres need to be built on the continent.

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Cloud services market in North Africa to grow by 25%

North Africa and the Middle East's cloud service revenue expected  to reach $462.3mn in 2013.