What will it take for Africa to drive US$5-trillion digital economy?

Africa's digital
opportunity

Continent's progress
under the spotlight.


Tuesday, Nov 19th

Africa’s interest in Bitcoin on the rise

Africa's interest in Bitcoin on the rise

According to recent research released by cryptocurrency exchange Binance.

Data prices fall in Africa but it's not enough says A4AI

Data prices fall in Africa but it's not enough says A4AI

Organisation says despite lower broadband costs and mobile data prices, African governments still have big task ahead.

Why service innovation, 4G LTE is crucial to Africa's 4IR ambitions

Why service innovation, 4G LTE is crucial to Africa's 4IR ambitions

Huawei executive offers insight following SADC Ministerial ICT Forum.

AI spending in MEA projected to hit US$374.2-million in 2020

AI spending in MEA projected to hit US$374.2-million in 2020

IDC research shows that South Africa accounts for 20.5% of total spend.

Futures digital asset exchange OKEx enters Africa

Futures digital asset exchange OKEx enters Africa

Operation aims to usher in a new era of cryptocurrency adoption.

Westcon-Comstor to distribute Check Point software

Westcon-Comstor to distribute Check Point software

Resellers will have access to Check Point CloudGuard SaaS, Public and Private IaaS, among other solutions.

Google partners Digicloud Africa to launch cloud brokerage service

Google partners Digicloud Africa to launch cloud brokerage service

Business model a break-away from traditional 'channel-to-user' approach.

 Co-creation Hub lifts East African profile with iHub acquisition

Co-creation Hub lifts East African profile with iHub acquisition

Deal secured seven months after CcHUB expanded into Kigali.

Digitally transforming Africa's agriculture sector

Digitally transforming Africa's agriculture sector

As a market, digital services in Africa's agriculture sector remains untapped say experts and could be worth over US$2.26-billion.

5G will trigger smartphone market revival says Gartner

5G will trigger smartphone market revival says Gartner

Smartphone sales to decline significantly in 2019, but 5G connectivity technology roll out will spur a return to growth.

Nedbank migrates IT infrastructure to Microsoft cloud

Nedbank migrates IT infrastructure to Microsoft cloud

The bank partners with Microsoft to migrate components of its IT infrastructure to the cloud.