Target connectivity first, then 4IR ambition - Vodacom

Africa's 4IR
priorities

Vodacom exec stresses
need for connectivity.


ITWeb Africa

Wednesday, Nov 20th

Cisco appoints channel leaders for Africa

Cisco appoints channel leaders for Africa

The networking giant makes four appointments in its African channel business, to align with the global partner organisation.

IBM develops online tool to support oncologists in Sub-Saharan Africa

IBM develops online tool to support oncologists in Sub-Saharan Africa

Cancer Guidelines Navigator offers oncology professionals interactive access to the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.

'Include all or lose out'

'Include all or lose out'

African countries urged to reduce costs in order to secure digital inclusion.

Cisco renews focus on CX in the small business space

Cisco renews focus on CX in the small business space

Company announces changes to its partner programs.

Angola Cables, Nokia carve out new fibre route for Africa

Angola Cables, Nokia carve out new fibre route for Africa

Companies successfully trial direct, low latency and fibre-based connection from Luanda to Boca Raton.

Africa's mobile data revenue to double by 2024

Africa's mobile data revenue to double by 2024

However, poor infrastructure and digital divide factors will continue to hold back digital development in Africa, says Ovum.

'Africa must invest in energy to have 5G'

'Africa must invest in energy to have 5G'

At AfricaCom 2019 Unitel representative Isabel dos Santos stressed for the same level of investment as has been the case with telecommunications.

Jack Ma Foundation dishes out cash to African 'netpreneurs'

Jack Ma Foundation dishes out cash to African 'netpreneurs'

Alibaba founder Jack Ma awards R15 million in prize money to 10 entrepreneurs from across the continent.

Liquid Telecom confirms land-based fibre link East and West Africa

Liquid Telecom confirms land-based fibre link East and West Africa

New high-capacity digital corridor via DRC established.

Africa Data Centres announces peering subsidies

Africa Data Centres announces peering subsidies

Company continues to playout its neutral datacentre network strategy on the continent.

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

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

5G, AI and other technologies will have major impact on continent's ability to transform.