Cloud: It's not about IT, it's about the app

Embarking on
cloud journey 

It's about the apps
say tech experts.

Wednesday, Feb 20th

boursedata

SA's Dimension Data eyeing more US acquisitions

Exec makes statement following Didata's move to acquire AccessKenya earlier this year.

ecommercesouq

Kenya’s FargoShopping launches with JamboPay gateway

African security, courier firm Wells Fargo targets businesses that don’t have e-commerce sites.

japan

Website to help Zambians buy Japanese cars

Initiative is planned to be launched by the country’s postal services corporation, Zampost.

Mark Heyink

‘Privacy laws in SA 30 years behind Europe’

Expert says South Africa trails behind European nations in protection of personal information.

datacentresrwanda

VMware selects Axis Solutions Zimbabwe as enterprise partner

Headquartered in Harare, Axis says it has a footprint across the country.

gpsafrica

Google buys Israeli mapping startup Waze

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

Anti-virus

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.

arikairline

Nigeria’s Arik Airline finally launches online check-ins

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

cloudinafrica

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. 

oralbnigeria

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.

albiebester

Local hosting ‘key to Africa’s cloud success’

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