Oracle Academy steps up ICT training in Nigeria

Oracle boosts
Nigeria training

New computing
education pathways.

Tuesday, Oct 23rd

MDXI flexes muscle in West Africa's cloud services space

MDXI flexes muscle in West Africa's cloud services space

Company believes Microsoft Gold Data Centre certification, SAP recertification equates to competitive advantage.

Africa-focused weather forecasting company raises US$1.1m funding

Africa-focused weather forecasting company raises US$1.1m funding

Swedish weather forecasting company Ignitia, which has operations in Ghana, Mali and Nigeria, has raised US$1.1m in Series A funding to expand its presence on the continent.

Burkina Faso, Senegal and Togo need far-reaching reforms to benefit from e-commerce

Burkina Faso, Senegal and Togo need far-reaching reforms to benefit from e-commerce

Reports by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development outline the impact.

IT execs consider AI the most disruptive tech

IT execs consider AI the most disruptive tech

Spike in adoption rate could indicate 'irrational exuberance' according to senior analyst at Gartner, commenting on CIO Agenda survey.

What does 4IR actually mean for Africa?

What does 4IR actually mean for Africa?

Continent's emerging's youth will be impacted the most, as mobile-centric business strategies are rolled out to keep continent on track.

More businesses in Africa pushing data to the cloud - Veeam

More businesses in Africa pushing data to the cloud - Veeam

Data management company says there is a demand for Backup-as-a-Service and Disaster-Recovery-as-a-Service.

'Silicon Valley-style' investing is impeding East Africa's DFS startups

'Silicon Valley-style' investing is impeding East Africa's DFS startups

A Village Capital report highlights concentrated selective investment, pattern recognition and the 'human capital trap' as key challenges.

Autonomous things, digital twins among Gartner's top tech trends for 2019

Autonomous things, digital twins among Gartner's top tech trends for 2019

Intelligent Digital Mesh has been a consistent theme for the past two years and continues as a major driver through 2019, according to David Cearley, vice president and Gartner Fellow.

Big data's role in Africa's fight against malaria

Big data's role in Africa's fight against malaria

Newly launched data visualisation tool to be deployed in Zambia, Senegal and Ethiopia.

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

Paul Allen, the man who persuaded Bill Gates to drop out of Harvard to start what became the world's biggest software company, died yesterday.

Huawei puts AI at centre of smart cities

Huawei puts AI at centre of smart cities

At the Huawei Connect event, the company discussed how to build new smart cities using artificial intelligence.