BlackBerry enhances enterprise software platform

BlackBerry enhances enterprise software platform

BlackBerry Limited has announced several updates to its enterprise software portfolio that define new levels of productivity, set new standards for secure communication and enable seamless access to data and applications behind the firewall or in the cloud. Read More

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Two Oceans Marketing simplifies a complex stock environment with Sage X3 and Sage Inventory AdvisorTwo Oceans Marketing simplifies a complex stock environment with Sage X3 and Sage Inventory Advisor Two Oceans Marketing has implemented the Sage X3 and Sage Inventory Advisor from Sage Enterprise (Previously ...
COMESA, Microsoft collaborate to promote access, skills and innovation in 19 African countriesCOMESA, Microsoft collaborate to promote access, skills and innovation in 19 African countries COMESA, through the COMESA Business Council (CBC) and Microsoft, have taken a step toward strengthening their ...


Thursday 29 Oct

Global mining leaders discuss digitised mine of the future

Members of the SAP Advisory Council for Mining are meeting in Cape Town, South Africa, for two days of in-depth discussions on the processes and technologies that will support and drive the digital mine of the future. »
Monday 26 Oct

Riding the wave of West Africa’s digital economy

Companies in Nigeria and the rest of the region who do not embrace the digital world will be at a serious disadvantage to their competitors, says Sage.»
Monday 26 Oct

FastNet announces Africa’s first dedicated M2M network and IoT developer academy

FastNet, a subsidiary of Telkom SA SOC Limited, has announced the launch of the FastNet IoT Academy. »
Friday 23 Oct

Technology driver of other sectors, says Asseco chief

Nigeria’s former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Odein Ajumogobia, has advised businesses wishing to optimise resources and increase production to embrace technology, adding that it is the force that sits at driving seat of economic development.»
Thursday 22 Oct

Uganda’s Infinity Computers awards services, cloud deal to IBM

Leading Ugandan IT services provider Infinity Computers has chosen IBM to deliver cloud, analytics and IT services to support a wide range of new web and mobile offerings for its clients. »
Monday 12 Oct

Red Hat Brings Open Source curriculum to EMEA students

Red Hat Academy, an open source education programme, is now available to universities with the required technology and support environments in the Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) region.»
Monday 5 Oct

Luba Freeport streamlines its sea of paper with Sage X3

Luba Freeport has implemented the Finance and Distribution modules of the Sage X3 business management solution to automate its business processes across finance and operations. »
Friday 2 Oct

SAP to bring digital literacy to 20,000 youth with Africa Code Week

SAP has announced the start of Africa Code Week, a continent-wide initiative to spread digital literacy and simplify access to coding education for young people.»
Friday 2 Oct

SA Digital Natives win top prize at first Women Hackers Unite Hackathon

South Africa’s Cortex Hub has announced the winners of the inaugural the WomenHackersUnite Hackathon that recently took place at the East London Industrial Development Zone. »
Monday 28 Sep

Agilitude opens East African office on the back of mobility and cloud growth

Salesforce reseller and Consulting Partner Agilitude has announced that is has opened an office in Kenya, making East Africa its next target for growth. »
Wednesday 23 Sep

Microsoft releases Office 2016

On Tuesday, Microsoft Corp. began the worldwide release of Office 2016. »
Thursday 17 Sep

Harley’s accelerates its business processes with Sage X3

Harley’s Limited, a Kenyan company that imports and distributes medical equipment and pharmaceuticals into the East African market, has streamlined its business processes and improved agility by rolling out the Sage X3 applications suite. »
Wednesday 16 Sep

Global Study finds DevOps a key contributor to bottom line

CA Southern Africa has revealed details of a recent study which shows that having a DevOps strategy helps drive tangible business benefits to enterprises.»
Thursday 10 Sep

Deloitte unveils Tech Trends 2015

The sixth annual Deloitte Tech Trends report examining disruptive technologies with the best potential to impact businesses within the next 18 to 24 months, will be released in Johannesburg today.»
Monday 7 Sep

NITDA affirms confidence in DEMO Africa 2015

Nigeria’s National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has affirmed its confidence in the ability of the DEMO Africa forum to become the continent’s rallying ground to discover technology leaders and entrepreneurs.»
Friday 21 Aug

SA set to stage Women’s Hackathon

The Cortex Hub, an East London based ICT business incubator, will be hosting South Africa’s first ever 72-hour women’s hackathon and technology conference next week. »


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eCommerce in Africa urged to take advantage of mobile eCommerce in Africa urged to take advantage of mobile

The Executive Chairman of Alltel has urged operators of eCommerce in Ghana and Africa as a whole to take advantage of the current trend for Africans to trade online via their mobile handsets. 


Nigeria needs $25b investment in broadband, says WoodNigeria needs $25b investment in broadband, says Wood

Telecoms executive Adrian Wood speaks to Kokumo Goodie about investment potential in Nigeria.